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ICYMI: John Grisham Visits Ann Patchett at Parnassus Books in Nashville

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Each week, BookTrib has been bringing the latest podcast from John Grisham’s Book Tour. This week, as John takes a much needed rest, we will feature one of our favorites from the tour thus far. This is from the second stop on his Book Tour where John Talks with author Ann Patchett at Parnassus Books in Nashville.   In today’s episode, we join John Grisham as he speaks to a variety of authors and a live audience at Parnassus Books in Nashville, Tennessee, which is described as “an independent bookstore for independent people.” We invite you to listen to this all-new, exhilarating, and information-packed podcast with authors like Ann Patchett and an important publishing figure, Jon Meacham. Ann Patchett, writer…

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Author Lisa Scottoline Sits Down with John Grisham in Doylestown, PA

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. On John Grisham’s thirteenth stop this week, he checked into The Doylestown Bookshop in Doylestown, PA to sit down with Lisa Scottoline. The Doylestown Bookshop is known for preserving the heritage and traditions of independent bookstores and carries and extensive inventory for book lovers of many different genres. Lisa Scottoline is known for 29 novels, many of which have won awards over the years. She is a New York Times bestselling author and has published a latest work…

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‘Books, Wine & Community:’ John Grisham Visits the Famed Scuppernong Books

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. Today, John Grisham invites us to listen to his Twelfth Stop on the famous Book Tour, which he makes at Scuppernong Books in Greensboro, NC. He sits down to talk with Wiley Cash and Clyde Edgerton.  Wiley Cash has a lot to tell about his current writing. He is an award-winning and New York Times bestselling author of many books, including A Land More Kind Than Home and has received many novelist accomplishments over the years, such as winning the…

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This Week, John Grisham Visits Park Road Books

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. On John Grisham’s Eleventh Stop of his Book Tour, Grisham visits Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC to speak with Sally Brewster and John Hart. Grisham’s Book Tour is filled with great interviews that give you an inside look at some of your favorite people and others who make up the novelist’s world. As he sits down and speaks with Sally Brewster, known bibliophile and owner of Charlotte’s only indie bookstore, you can gain special access into one…

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Sitting Down at Lemuria Books on John Grisham’s Book Tour

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. Today, we listen to John Grisham speak to a variety of faces in the novel world, including John Evans, Greg Iles, and Matthew Guinn. His tenth stop takes place at the renowned Lemuria Books in Jackson, MS. His first interview revolves around John Evans, the owner of Lemuria Books, who is full of humor and insight that inspires the audience. He also speaks to novelist Greg Iles, who has published 16 novels in a variety of novels, and…

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John Grisham’s Book Tour: Ninth Stop with Roxanne Coady

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. This week, John Grisham goes to his ninth stop on the tour, R.J. Julia Booksellers in Madison, CT to speak with Roxanne Coady, Janet Maslin, and Stephen Carter. We’re especially excited about this episode because we feature Roxanne Coady’s Just the Right Book! podcast on our very own BookTrib! R.J. Julia Booksellers has been open for over 25 years now as a place of inspiration, information, and excitement. They now host over 350 events every year with authors…

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John Grisham Interviews Richard Howorth on This Week’s ‘Book Tour’

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. Today, we stop with John Grisham at Square Books in Oxford, MS, with famous names like Richard Howorth, Ace Atkins, and Tom Franklin. Richard Howorth is actually one of the founders of Square Books and has received many awards for his upkeep. In 1986, he received the Charles S. Hallam Award for Excellence in Bookselling and in 2013, Publishers Weekly awarded the store the ‘Bookseller of the Year’ award. He speaks with Ace Atkins, who is a popular American…

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Where in America Is Alex Rider?: Anthony Horowitz’s U.S. Book Tour

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BookTrib is partnering with Bookish to bring you more great content, including this article on Anthony Horowitz’s Alex Rider series.  Read about the latest installment of the series and where you can catch Horowitz on his U.S. book tour.  When Anthony Horowitz published Stormbreaker in 2000, teen spy Alex Rider became a global phenomenon. Over the following decade, the New York Timesbestselling series expanded with nine more Alex Rider books and a Stormbreaker movie. Horowitz ended the series to focus on his other writing projects, including estate-sanctioned novels for Sherlock Holmes and James Bond, the critically acclaimed whodunit Magpie Murders, and the TV series Foyle’s War. But years later, when he wrote a short story revisiting the teenaged secret agent, he realized that he wasn’t quite finished with Alex after all. “I was polishing…

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John Grisham’s Book Tour Continues with Charlie Lovett

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. In his second stop, he spoke with Ann Patchett, and today we are invited to his third stop in the tour, where he speaks with Charlie Lovett. This week he enters his seventh stop with Charlie Lovett at Bookmarks, in Winston-Salem, NC. They talk about fundraising in the area, the history of books, and what he’s currently working on in regards to new projects! Charlie Lovett is known as a writer, teacher, and playwright whose plays have been…

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Lori Morrison’s Memoir Leads Her on a Journey of Book Tours and Pups

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I can get real comfortable sitting in front of my computer day after day, trying to manage the literary empire that I am in the process of creating. Social media, email lists, Amazon rankings, Facebook posts, tweets – every day I show up to play in a virtual market evolving on my screen. With the launch of my memoir, I decided it was time to get out from behind my desk and go out in the world. I planned a summer road trip. I packed up the car with five cases of my newly printed memoir The Disintegration of My Ordinary Reality, a snazzy summer wardrobe, a cooler to hold the ingredients to maintain my healthy diet, a good supply…

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John Grisham’s ‘Book Tour’ Continues with Ron Rash Interview

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. In his second stop, he spoke with Ann Patchett, and today we are invited to his third stop in the tour, where he speaks with David Grann. In this week’s episode, John Grisham visits Malaprop’s Bookstore in Asheville, NC to speak with American poet and short story writer/novelist Ron Rash! Ron speaks to John Grisham about how he connects to his novels and the characters within, the publishing process, and the inspiration behind some of his books. Rash…

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‘Book Tour with John Grisham’ Podcast Features Author David Grann

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. In his second stop, he spoke with Ann Patchett, and today we are invited to his third stop in the tour, where he speaks with David Grann. In this week’s episode, John Grisham visits Politics & Prose, a bookstore in Washington, D.C. to speak with David Grann, renowned author of the latest book, Killers of the Flower Moon. He shares tidbits of his life with Grisham, as well as tactics he uses in his writing. This particular interview,…

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Introducing the ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’ Podcast, Featuring Interviews with Beloved Authors!

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If you are an avid fan of the beloved author John Grisham, here’s some exciting news for you: we are sharing the podcast he is recording on his Book Tour where he invites readers and fans alike to listen to what other authors have in store, his current works, and so much more. Grisham has been putting great focus on his new novel Camino Island, a fiction novel about a stolen F. Scott Fitzgerald manuscript on the black market. Because a book tour like this hasn’t happened in 25 years, it is certainly a once in a lifetime opportunity to hear from some of your favorite authors, from David Grann, Ann Patchett, Jodi Picoult, and Harlan Coben, to Greg Isles, Lisa Scottoline, Ace…

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Amy Schumer Continues World Domination with ‘The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo’

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Happy Hump Day, book lovers! Since it’s mid-week, and we’re all most likely looking for a pick me up, I thought it would be fun to chat about one of the most influential figures in the entertainment industry… no, not Lin-Manuel Miranda, although, you can catch me singing Hamilton the Musical probably any and every day of the week—no, we’re here to chat about actress and comedian Amy Schumer (aka my favorite human being on the planet). She launched the book tour for her collection of personal essays yesterday and let’s just say she’s definitely got me booked—I mean, hooked. In the book, The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo (Gallery Books, August 16, 2016), she delves into some very personal…

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Carrie Brownstein Pauses During Book Tour to Perform a Wedding

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We’re very familiar with book tours here at BookTrib; many of our writers are published authors and we work with authors every day. But this was a first for us—Carrie Brownstein paused during a speaking event for her new memoir, Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl (Riverhead Books; October 27, 2015) to marry sweethearts Kendall Oshiro and Genevieve Hernandez. Guest moderator Amy Poehler reportedly yelled out, “You gotta do it!” to applause and cheers when the couple made the request during the Q&A session. There may have been a teeny, tiny bit of planning involved on the fiancées’ part—they just happened to know that Brownstein was an ordained minister (something she did to marry a couple of friends), they had…

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