You're Invited: The BookFest® Fall 2020 Happens Saturday, October 24 and Sunday October 25, 2020
Free to attend, just visit this website during the event.
The live stream takes place on the Books That Make You YouTube Page.
Featuring: Jonathan Maberry, Raye Mitchell Esq., Ora Nadrich, Danny Trejo, Sara Winokur and many others. Presented by The Greater Los Angeles Writers Society and The Writers of the Future Contest.
Don’t miss out. Register now for email notices and get insider info about The BookFest®.
The BookFest Streams Live Here
The BookFest will live stream on October 24 and 25 on YouTube, Facebook and more. Just come here, to the website, to find the stream and watch the event.
Schedule (Pacific Time)
|10:00am||Welcome — Desiree Duffy|
|10:10am||Opening Keynote – Sharon Koifman|
|10:30am||Danny Trejo Reads from Trejo’s Tacos|
|11:00am||Panel One – Self-Help Books When We Need Them Most|
|12:00pm||Panel Two – Masters of the Macabre|
|1:00pm||Panel Three — Books and Education During Covid|
|2:00pm||Panel Four – Books, Authors and Genres Reemerging|
|3:00pm||Panel Five – Words Matter|
|4:00pm||Panel Six – Why We Love Stories|
|5:00pm||Panel Seven – Young Adult Fiction in a Time of Tumult|
|12:00pm||Welcome — Desiree Duffy|
|12:15pm||Panel One — Wickedly Creative|
|1:30pm||Panel Two — My Precious|
|2:45pm||Panel Three — The World Sucks|
|4:00pm||Panel Four — Conversation with the Hudsons|
|Time||Ask An Author Chat|
Ask Me About…
Ask me about mindfulness.
Ask me about gaming.
Ask me about authenticity in the workplace.
|1:45p||Ann O’Brien||Ask me about conscious love and awareness practice.|
Ask me anything about Iceland.
Ask me about witches.
Ask me about football, yoga, and meditation.
Ask me about embracing your crankiness.
|3:15p||Dr. Janet Brill|
Ask me anything about intermittent fasting.
Ask me about vampires.
Ask me my thoughts on the economy after the election.
Ask me about the Multi-verse.
Ask me about clones of the future.
Ask me about the 1200 human bones they found in Ben Franklin’s old house.
Ask me about the best way to help teens in need.
Ask me about weaving science and adventure into storytelling.
|5:15p||William Craig Reed|
How a Russian submarine propeled Putin to power.
Ask me about surviging a zombie attack.
Join the Scavenger Hunt
Welcome to The BookFest Scavenger Hunt!
There are clues scattered throughout the pages of this website. Each clue will lead you to the next clue. Hint: each clue includes a fun Halloween icon. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt by finding the final clue will win a digital copy of Preacher Finds a Corpse. All who finish will also have a chance to win other great prizes including a grand prize mystery pack!
Your first clue: Let’s SPEAK with DANNY TREJO who has wielded knives for terror and taco.
Enter Our Giveaways
One winner will win the November OwlCrate box delivered straight to your door with an exciting new book and fun goodies.
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