Andrew Solomon is among more than two dozen authors who will read from and discuss their work at the seventh annual Nantucket Book Festival, June 15-17, 2018. The festival will feature presentations throughout the day Friday and Saturday, including an Opening Night Celebration at the historic Unitarian Universalist Meeting House. This year’s authors include:
Diane Ackerman • Jane Alexander • Anna Badkhen • John Boyne • Jessica Bruder • Linda Fairstein • Dorothea Benton Frank • Joe Hagan • Elin Hilderbrand • Alice Hoffman • Matt Jennings • Tayari Jones • Min Jin Lee • Imbolo Mbue • Claire Messud • Eileen Myles • Morgan Parker • Louise Penny • Nathaniel Philbrick • Richard Prum • Dava Sobel • Andrew Solomon • Woody Tasch • Nancy Thayer • Typewriter Rodeo • Katherena Vermette • James Wood
Most events are free and open to the public. Ticketed events include breakfasts and lunches with select authors, Sunday breakfast at the White Elephant Hotel, and a gathering at Cisco Brewers. A complete schedule will be published in April. For more information, please visit the Nantucket Book Festival website.