All events listed below take place online. Please visit the organizers’ websites for details.

HH@Home: Marie Tozier, Erin Coughlin Hollowell, Mia Heavener, Peggy Shumaker

We're so excited to host a reading and chat with Marie Tozier, author of OPEN THE DARK, Erin Coughlin Hollowell, author of EVERY ATOM, Mia Heavener, author of UNDER NUSHAGAK BLUFF, and moderated by Peggy Shumaker! Viewable on,,,, or't forget to pick up copies of these books and all books in our Fall season for 30% off using the code "HenHouseAtHome" here:


Elin Hilderbrand, in conversation with Amanda Eyre Ward, discusses “Troubles in Paradise”

After uprooting her life in the States, Irene Steele has just settled in at the villa on St. John where her husband Russ had been living a double life. But a visit from the FBI shakes her foundations, and Irene once again learns just how little she knew about the man she loved. With help from their friends, Irene and her sons set up their lives while evidence mounts that the helicopter crash that killed Russ may not have been an accident. Meanwhile, the island watches this drama unfold -- including the driver of a Jeep with tinted windows who seems to be shadowing the Steele family.


Ryan Holiday with Rich Roll discussing his book, “Lives of the Stoics”

Ryan Holiday with Rich Roll discussing his book, "Lives of the Stoics: The Art of Living from Zeno to Marcus Aurelius" Join us for a virtual Live Talks Los Angeles event:Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 6:00pm PST/ 9pm EST Ryan Holiday in conversation with Rich Roll discussing his book,  "Lives of the Stoics: The Art of Living from Zeno to Marcus Aurelius"This event premieres on October 27 at 6pm PST/9pm EST on the Live Talks Los Angeles YouTube channel and also on our Facebook page The event is free to register to watch, and you can purchase a signed book when you RSVP.$35 includes a book with signed book plate (shipping included and books ship week of October 19.)An inspiring guide to the lives of the Stoics, and what the ancients can teach us about happiness, success, resilience and virtue.RYAN HOLIDAY is one of the world’s foremost thinkers and writers on ancient philosophy and its place in everyday life. He is a sought-after speaker, strategist, and the author of many bestselling books including The Obstacle Is the Way; Ego Is the Enemy; The Daily Stoic; and the #1 New York Times bestseller Stillness Is the Key. His latest, Lives of the Stoics, co-authored with Stephen Hanselman, will be published September 29, 2020. Read More ...

Gretchen Sorin: Driving While Black: African American Travel & Civil Rights

Gretchen Sorin discusses her book, Driving While Black, African American Travel & the Road to Civil Rights & answer questions. KPFA Radio 94.1 FM & Marcus Books present: GRETCHEN SORIN – a webinar Driving While Black: African American Travel and the Road to Civil Rights With Sabrina Jacobs Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 7 pm ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Driving While Black explains clearly how the automobile fundamentally changed African American Life. “Gretchen Sorin has spent decades exploring this deeply researched, acutely felt, penetrating study of race, space, and mobility in America—and a lifetime thinking about the issues and experiences that underlie it. “No one who reads Driving While Black can fail to be moved and wonderstruck by how far American society has come in the last century and a half in forwarding the dream of equal mobility for all, and by how far we still have to go.”—Ric Burns, documentary filmmaker and writer The ultimate symbol of independence and possibility, the automobile has always held distinct importance for African Americans, allowing black families to evade the many dangers presented by our racist society, and to enjoy – in some measure – the freedom of the open road. Gretchen Sorin recovers the forgotten history Read More ...


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