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Meet the Author: Zadie Smith

  Meet the Author: Zadie Smith

Enjoy an onstage conversation featuring author Zadie Smith, followed by audience Q&A and book signing. Delve into the life and passions of the bestselling author of White Teeth, On Beauty, NW, and Feel Free. Since her debut novel White Teeth was published at age 24, Zadie Smith has established herself as one of the most […]

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Thurber House Special Event: Tayari Jones

  Thurber House Special Event: Tayari Jones

Thurber House is pleased to present Tayari Jones, award-winning author of An American Marriage, in partnership with Denison University. An American Marriage was a 2018 selection for Oprah’s Book Club; a 2018 best book of the year selection for NPR, Time, Bustle, O: The Oprah Magazine, and Amazon.com; and winner of the 2019 Women’s Prize […]

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Thurber House Evenings with Authors: Alan Hlad

  Thurber House Evenings with Authors: Alan Hlad

Presented by Thurber House, Evenings with Authors is a series of readings and chats with nationally known authors, followed by a Q&A session, book signing, and a punch and cookies reception. The Fall 2019 Evenings with Authors Series is presented by The Ohio State University Libraries. Alan Hlad’s novel, The Long Flight Home, is a […]

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Thurber House Summer Literary Picnics: Ruth Awad

  Thurber House Summer Literary Picnics: Ruth Awad

Each summer, the Thurber House lawn plays host to a series of outdoor literary picnics and readings with authors who have an Ohio connection. Join us for this long-running tradition of good friends, good food, and great books! About the book and author: In Lebanon during the civil war, a teenage boy and his family […]

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Thurber House Summer Literary Picnics: Andra Gillum

  Thurber House Summer Literary Picnics: Andra Gillum

Each summer, the Thurber House lawn plays host to a series of outdoor literary picnics and readings with authors who have an Ohio connection. Join us for this long-running tradition of good friends, good food, and great books! We invite readers of all ages to enjoy this literary picnic with Andra Gillum. Andra is a […]

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Thurber House $5 Pop Up Event: Sandra Gurvis

  Thurber House $5 Pop Up Event: Sandra Gurvis

Sandra Gurvis’s The Pipe Dreamers is being reissued in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the 1969 1970 school year demonstrations that culminated in the tragedies at Kent State and Jackson State. Given today’s political, social, and economic divisiveness, it serves as a reminder that those who fail to learn from history are doomed to […]

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Thurber House $5 Pop Up Event: Margaret Peterson Haddix

  Thurber House $5 Pop Up Event: Margaret Peterson Haddix

Join New York Times bestselling author and Ohio native, Margaret Peterson Haddix, for an afternoon on the Thurber House lawn. Haddix’s remarkably diverse output of books for children and young adults has made a bestseller of every new book she writes. She is the author of many critically and popularly acclaimed YA and middle grade […]

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