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Paperback Book Tour: Quail Ridge Books

With Rachel Simons. This is a ticketed event celebrating the paperback release. One ticket per one person includes a signed paperback copy of I HAVE SOME QUESTIONS FOR YOU and entry to the event. Rebecca will sign books after the program.

on February 27 2024· Tagged: , , ,

Paperback Book Tour: Carmichael’s Bookstore at Louisville Free Public Library

Carmichael’s Bookstore in partnership with the Louisville Free Public Library is excited to be hosting Rebecca Makkai for her book I Have Some Questions for You. She will be joined in conversation by Katy Yocum.


on February 26 2024· Tagged: , , , , ,

Paperback Book Tour: Montclair Literary Festival

Succeed2gether’s Montclair Literary Festival is thrilled to announce its first event of 2024 with Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award finalist Rebecca Makkai. She will be talking about her New York Times bestseller and addictive page turner I Have Some Questions for You. Rebecca will be in conversation with award-winning and bestselling author of The Buddha in the Attic and The Swimmers, Julie Otsuka. Rebecca will be signing books after the event. 

on February 22 2024· Tagged: , , , ,

Paperback Book Tour: Schuler Books

We’re thrilled to welcome Rebecca Makkai to West Bloomfield to present the New York Times Bestseller I Have Some Questions for You – named a Best Book of 2023 by People, USA Today, NPR, Esquire, Good Housekeeping, Real Simple, The Boston Globe, CrimeReads and more – soon out in paperback! Tickets are required for this event and space is limited! With Emily Tobin.

on February 21 2024· Tagged: , , , , , , ,

Paperback Book Tour: Women & Children First at the Swedish American Museum

Women & Children First and StoryStudioChicago are thrilled to present Rebecca Makkai in conversation with Greta Johnsen to celebrate the paperback release of I HAVE SOME QUESTIONS FOR YOU! 

on February 20 2024· Tagged: , , , , , ,

Our Stories Are Our Power (Ubud Writers and Readers Festival event)

Join us at the renowned Alila Ubud for an evening of remarkable voices featuring Anita Heiss, Grace Tame, and Tanaïs, hosted by Rebecca Makkai. Through their personal journeys, they’ve harnessed the power of storytelling to ignite a broader conversation on empowerment. Grace, a fearless activist, and Tanaïs, an acclaimed novelist now exploring themes of belonging in her memoir, along with Anita Heiss, an advocate for Indigenous rights, will share their experiences, challenges, and triumphs in the realm of memoir writing and life. Relax in Alila’s gracious, open-air dining room with an uninterrupted view of the Ayung valley and savor what could be your most memorable dining experience.

Alila Ubud. Desa, Melinggih Kelod, Payangan (Google Maps)

on October 19 2023· Tagged: , , , , , , , , , ,

Culture Up Late: Rebecca Makkai in Conversation with Laura Brading


Acclaimed author of The Great Believers, Rebecca Makkai, discusses her new novel I Have Some Questions for You with Laura Brading.

Laura Brading is the founder of WellRead, a literary book subscription service. Prior to establishing WellRead in 2019, Laura worked in the publishing industry and as a bookseller.

This initiative is proudly supported by the NSW Government through the Culture Up Late Program.

on October 17 2023· Tagged: , , , , , , , ,

Rebecca Makkai in Conversation (presented by Brisbane Writers Festival)

About the event

Duration: 60 minutes


Rebecca Makkai

Rebecca Makkai

Rebecca Makkai is the author of two novels and a collection of short stories. Her work has appeared in The Best American Short Stories, The Best American Nonrequired Reading, Best American Fantasy, Harper’s, Tin House, Ploughshares, Iowa Review, Indiana Review, Michigan Quarterly Review and New England Review, among others. She lives outside Chicago with her husband and two daughters.

Carody Culver

Carody Culver

Carody Culver is the editor of Griffith Review. Her writing has appeared in Kill Your Darlings, Peppermint, Books+Publishing, The Toast and elsewhere. Her chapbook, The Morgue I Think the Deader it Gets, was published by Cordite in 2022. She’s interviewed writers and public figures including Grace Tame, Jonathan Franzen, Waleed Aly, Clementine Ford, Anna Funder and Cory Doctorow.

on October 16 2023· Tagged: , , , , , , , , , ,

Phoenix Books: An Evening With Rebecca Makkai in Conversation with Maria Hummel

Phoenix Books is thrilled to present an evening with Pulitzer Prize & National Book Award Finalist Rebecca Makkai, who will discuss her recently-released, riveting new novel I Have Some Questions for You.  Rebecca will be joined in conversation by novelist and poet Maria Hummel at Phoenix Books in downtown Burlington.

DATE: Wednesday July 12th, 7:00pm

LOCATION: Phoenix Books Burlington, 191 Bank Street, downtown Burlington

TICKETS: $3. Your ticket comes with a coupon for $3 off any of the author’s books. Coupons expire at closing the evening of the event. Tickets can be purchased at the registration link below, or at the door.

BOOKS: Signed copies of I Have Some Questions for You will be available at the event. Can’t make it to the event but still want to purchase a signed, personalized copy? Click HERE. Copies will be available after the event on July 12th. If you ordered a book for store pick up, we will contact you as soon as it’s ready. If you ordered a book with shipping, please allow an additional 7-10 days for delivery.

on July 12 2023· Tagged: , , , , , , ,

Virtual Event: Zibby’s Book Club with Rebecca Makkai

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30 minutes of group discussion followed by 30 minutes of Q&A on Zoom or in person with the author.

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on April 4 2023· Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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