10:00 - 11:00 Meet local authors Charlotte Rogan, Nina Sankovitch, Fiona Davis, Abby Fabiaschi, Heather Frimmer, Meredith Schorr, Lynda Cohen Loigman, Jamie Brenner, Marilyn Simon Rothstein, and Julie Sarkissian, and engage in conversations over breakfast on the following topics:
- Theories of Writing: Why I Write
- Mechanics of Writing: How I Write
- Nuts and Bolts of Publishing: How It Happened For Me
11:00 – 12:00: Roundtable Conversation: What books have influenced your life, both personally and as a writer, and what are you currently reading?
The Future of Genre
Alcy Leyva, Matthew Binder, Hunter Shea
What’s on the horizon for the future of genre? These four exciting genre writers discuss what’s to come.
WNET presents Sunday Keynote: Ibi Zoboi
CT Public Television presents CT Book Award Winners Panel
Before the announcement of the 2018 Awards, meet some of last year’s winner and hear about their work.
CT Center for the Book presents
2018 CT Book Awards
Peter Blauner and Andrew Gross
Two bestselling thriller writers engage in a conversation about the genre, their work, and why genre work still thrills audiences.
Lynne Constantine, Riley Sager, Wendy Walker, Kate Moretti and Cristina Alger
An incredible panel of some of today’s top thriller and mystery writers will discuss their work in the genre, the power of the female voice in the genre, and what’s to come.