GBH Open a Book, Open a World: A Conversation with Tana French (Virtual)
In collaboration with PBS Books, GBH is honored to host this virtual engagement event with author Tana French on Wed, 9/15 as part of our dynamic, sequel partnership with The Library of Congress for the 2021 Library of Congress National Book Festival “Open a Book, Open the World”
Join us as A Celtic Sojourn host Brian O’Donovan moderates a lively discussion with Irish author Tana French. Come prepared to ask the author all of your questions about her most recent novel The Searcher, her collected works and her journey into becoming an author. This intimate, moderated Q&A will help us all learn about the care and curiosity that inspires great writing. The 2021 Library of Congress National Book Festival will be a 10-day event, held from Fri, 9/17 through Sun, 9/26. Programming includes a 60-minute PBS Books special, exploring the many worlds authors create, investigate and share. Hosted by LeVar Burton, the special will air on GBH 2 on Sun, 9/19 at 1:30pm EDT.
About the Author
Tana French is the author of seven books, including In the Woods, The Likeness, and The Witch Elm. Her novels have sold more than 3 million copies and won numerous awards, including the Edgar, Anthony, Macavity and Barry Awards, the Los Angeles Times Award for Best Mystery/Thriller, and the Irish Book Award for Crime Fiction. She lives in Dublin with her family.