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Rich in talent, color, flavor and history, New England is home to some of our most popular authors and serves as the setting and inspiration for some of our most beloved, compelling and controversial books. Tune in for our live interviews, book giveaways, lit-related travel suggestions and more!

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It's a Big Show about Little Women! Join us as we celebrate all things Louisa May Alcott and Little Women as we have our April Literary New England Book Club meeting about this beloved classic. Joining us will be Sarah McCoy,... more

It's World Book Night! We'll celebrate this fantastic event with readers and book lovers from throughout New England, as well as share our fabulous interviews with M.J. Rose, author of The Book of Lost Fragrances, and Jennifer... more

Join us for a live interview with the one and only Alice Hoffman to celebrate the paperback release of The Dovekeepers! We'll also talk with: Katherine Howe about The House of Velvet and Glass Regina O'Melveny about The Book of... more

We'll talk live with Madeline Miller about her new novel, the much talked-about The Song of Achilles, as well as to: Randall Peffer on his latest Civil War naval thriller Seahawk Burning Ann Packer about the books on her nightstand Megan... more

Join us forour March Literary New England Book Club meeting to discuss The Traitor's Wife with author Kathleen Kent, as well as to hear: Randall Peffer on his latest Civil War naval thriller Seahawk Burning Jennifer duBois on A Partial... more

We'll talk live with Bill Landay about Defending Jacob -- a book everyone seems to be talking about -- as well as to Audrey Schulman on Three Weeks in December; children's book author David Elliott on his latest, In the Sea;... more

Join us as we slurp, sip, sail and sizzle with: Erin Murray on Shucked: Life on a New England Oyster Farm Katrina Avila Munichiello on A Tea Reader: Living Life One Cup at a Time Gregory Mone on his just-launched young adult novel,... more

Get ready to give a rebel yell and talk about The Rebel Wife with debut novelist Taylor Polites! Also: Howard Frank Mosher on his latest, The Great Northern Express; a birthday celebration for Massachusetts' own Dr. Seuss, featuring... more

Our February Literary New England Book Club meeting with American Dervish author Ayad Akhtar! Also: Ben Winters on The Mystery of Missing Everything; Roberta Gately on Lipstick in Afghanistan; Stewart O'Nan on The Odds; and so... more

The wonderful Margot Livesey on The Flight of Gemma Hardy, as well as: Caroline Linden on her latest historical romance, Blame it on Bath; Laura Spinella on her award-winning debut, Beautiful Disaster; Kathy Gunst LIVE on... more