Saturday Book & Author Luncheon

A panel of authors talked about their forthcoming books. The panelists were Ken Auletta, author of Googled: The End of the World as We… read more

A panel of authors talked about their forthcoming books. The panelists were Ken Auletta, author of Googled: The End of the World as We Know It (Penguin Press; November 3, 2009); Lorrie Moore, author of A Gate at the Stairs: A Novel (Knopf; September 8, 2009); Daniel Pink, author of Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us (Riverhead; December 29, 2009); and Mary Karr, author of Lit: A Memoir (Harper; November 3, 2009). Ken Auletta also served as the master of ceremonies.

The Saturday book and author luncheon was a noon event at the annual BookExpo America, held in the Special Events Hall of the the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City.

At the beginning of the program, Tom Benton accepted the Publishers Weekly's Sales Rep of the Year Award and Carol Besse and Michael Boggs of Carmichael’s Bookstore in Louisville, Kentucky, accepted the Publishers Weekly's Bookseller of the Year award. There were brief audio difficulties. close

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New York, New York, United States
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May 30, 2009
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Aug 17, 2009

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