Readings and Appearances for Unspeakable Acts: True Tales of Crime, Murder, Deceit & Obsession

Past Events

WordFest Online Happy Hour

Canadian book launch with Karen K. Ho & Leora Smith

Politics & Prose Live!

Unspeakable Acts book launch with Pamela Colloff, Emma Copley Eisenberg, Sarah Marshall, and Rachel Monroe

Books Are Magic

Virtual book launch for Unspeakable Acts in conversation with Casey Cep


In Conversation with Elizabeth Hand for CURIOUS TOYS

Narrative Nonfiction Master Class

Reading Lolita in America

A Panel Discussion with Susan Choi, Catherine Chung, & Morgan Jerkins

Noir At the Bar: Brooklyn Book Festival Edition

Tennessee Williams Literary Festival

Talk at Kenyon College

Montclair Literary Festival

With Margalit Fox and Dan Max

Noir at the Bar: True Crime/Nonfiction

Reading with Leah Carroll, Domenica Ruta, Piper Weiss, Bob Kolker, Carolyn Murnick, Alex Segura, and Scott Adlerberg

Miami Book Fair

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Portland Book Festival

In Conversation with Tracy Daugherty

Chicago Humanities Festival

In conversation with Rachel Shteir

Texas Book Festival

State Capitol, Capitol Extension Room 2.014

Art of Writing Non-fiction: from Memoir to Investigative Inquiry

With Michelle Gadsen (CLIMB) and Joyce Maynard (THE BEST OF US)

Calgary WordFest

Friday, October 12: 12 PM: “Tasty Bites” with Iain Reid & Jana G. Pruden 7 PM: True Crime & Suspense Showcase with Paul Cleave, Robyn Harding, Iain Reid Saturday, October 13: 2 PM: “Tea & Sustenance” with Jana Pruden

LIC Reading Series

With Jimmy Cajoleas & Cutter Wood

Poisoned Pen


Murder By the Book


Interabang Books

In-Conversation w/Skip Hollandsworth

“In Her Voice” at OMAW

Ottawa Public Library, Sunnyside branch

Brooklyn Book Festival

“Hidden Realities” with Debra Dean

The Rosenbach Library

In-conversation w/Jennifer Weiner

Politics & Prose

In-conversation w/Laura Lippman

Books Are Magic

In-conversation w/David Grann