Past Authors

Authors in Past Reading Series and Events

Behind the Book has engaged a prestigious list of up-and-coming and acclaimed authors for our ongoing reading series. Authors who have read for us include:

Andre Aciman
Elliot Ackerman
Chris Adrian
Ayad Akhtar
Yelena Akhtiorskaya
Cristina Alger
Jeffrey Renard Allen
Will Allison
Mia Alvar
Allison Amend
Jonathan Ames
Kate Angus
Jami Attenberg
Katie Arnold-Ratcliff
Calvin Baker
Emily Barton
Daphne Beal
Chris Beha
Peter Behrens
Thomas Beller
Helen Benedict
Bill Berloni
Marie-Helene Bertino
Jedediah Berry
Miranda Beverly-Whittemore
Stefan Merrill Block
Judy Blundell
Charles Bock
Roger Bonair Agard
Coe Booth
Marina Budhos
Ainsley Burrows
Rachel Cantor
Staceyann Chin
Sonya Chung
Carmela Ciuraru
Stephanie Clifford
Angie Cruz
Natalie Danford
Abha Dawesar
Nicole Dennis-Benn
Mark De Silva
Jonathan Dee
Marcy Dermansky
Andrew Durban
David Ebershoff
Jennifer Egan
Patricia Engel
Alvaro Enrique
Alison Espach
Danielle Evans
Jürgen Fauth
Joshua Ferris
Julia Fierro
Shannelle Gabriel
Mary Gaitskill
Rivka Galchen
Matt Gallagher
Greg Gerke
Alex Gilvarry
Judith Glaser
Myla Goldberg
Francisco Goldman
Beverly Gologorsky
Carlos Andres Gomez
David Goodwillie
Mary Gordon
Amelia Gray
Karl Taro Greenfeld
Ben Greenman
Lev Grossman
Leah Hager Cohen
Benjamin Hale
Paul Harding
Kathryn Harrison
Marah Hardt
Adam Haslett
John Haskell
Laura Hemphill
Nellie Hermann
John Hodgman
Cara Hoffman
Sheri Holman
A.M. Homes
Ben Ryder Howe
Lisa Howorth
Eddie Huang
Tanwi Nandini Islam
Randa Jarrar
Rula Jebreal
Maureen Johnson
Dan Josefson
Eddie Joyce
Jessica Francis Kane
Jay Caspian Kang
Shehan Karunatilaka
Porochista Khakpour
Phil Klay
Alexandra Kleeman
Nicole Krauss
Maris Kreizman