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    Palm Beach Book Festival

    Presented by at Harriet Himmel Theater at CityPlace

    April 22, 2017

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    Palm Beach Book Festival

    The Palm Beach Book Festival is a two day celebration promoting cultural and awareness and appreciation of authors. An annual weekend event, the festival brings in household name, New York Times best-selling authors and award winners for multiple panels and book signings.

    Friday, April 21:
    TBA – Tickets for the Panel on Education with David Denby and Ed Boland at Palm Beach Atlantic University are not yet available. This is a separate panel sold separately from the Saturday Day Pass.

    Saturday, April 22:

    Panel: You Go Girl! The Writing of Memoir vs Biography
    9 - 10 a.m.
    Authors: Leslie Bennett, Gerri Hirshey, Dani Shapiro
    Moderator: Patricia Marx

    In Conversation with: NY Times Best-Selling Author Sebastian Junger
    10:30 - 11 a.m.
    Moderator: Rob Harris

    Oprah Book Club: A Lady in Paris, A Gentleman in Moscow
    11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Authors: Amor Towles and Joan J. Buck
    Moderator: Leigh Haber

    In Conversation with: James Patterson
    1:15 - 1:45 p.m.
    Moderator: TBA
    45-minute signing with Mr. Patterson; limited books will be made available.

    James Walcott in Conversation with: NY Times Best-Selling Author Jeffrey Toobin
    2:30 - 3:15 p.m.

    Memoir of the Year: Iconic Legend, Robert Wagner
    3:45 - 4:30 p.m.
    Moderator: Scott Eyman (co-author)

    For more information and updates, visit the website @

    Harriet Himmel Theater at CityPlace

    700 S. Rosemary Avenue
    West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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    Admission Info:

    Tickets sold as individual panels @ $30 each or buy Two panels for $50

    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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