Author Essays

Video Author Chat with Nichole Bernier, Jenna Blum, J. Courtney Sullivan

A terrific conversation with three talented novelists, all answering smart questions from their readers. Enjoy the video chat!

On June 4, 2013, Read It Forward enjoyed a live video chat with bestselling authors Nichole Bernier, Jenna Blum, and J. Courtney Sullivan and we’re delighted to share it with you!

Perfect for book club members – and all voracious readers of fiction – who want to connect with bestselling authors. Think of it as a big virtual book signing. Thank you to everyone who joined us and contributed to a great conversation.



The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D. by Nichole BernierThe Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D. by Nichole Bernier. Summer vacation on Great Rock Island was supposed to be a restorative time for Kate, who’d lost her close friend Elizabeth in a sudden accident. But when she inherits a trunk of Elizabeth’s journals, they reveal a woman far different than the cheerful wife and mother Kate thought she knew. The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D. is available from Broadway, now in paperback wherever books are sold. Visit the author online at NicholeBernier.com.

The Stormchasers by Jenna BlumThe Stormchasers and Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum. Both books about people whose lives are rearranged by huge destructive forces beyond their control. Both books are about survivor guilt, secrecy, and hope. Both books are about moral responsibility: how far will we go to protect those we love? And both books aim to provide readers with good stories, well told. The Stormchasers and Those Who Save Us are available in paperback wherever books are sold. Visit the author online at JennaBlum.com.

Engagements by J. Courtney SullivanThe Engagements by J. Courtney Sullivan. From the author of Commencement and Maine comes a gorgeous, sprawling novel about marriage – about those who marry in a white heat of passion, those who marry for partnership and comfort, and those who live together, love each other, and have absolutely no intention of ruining it all with a wedding. The Engagements will be available from Knopf in hardcover on June 11, 2013. Visit the author online at JCourtneySullivan.com.

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