Events

Zibby’s Bookshop, August 2023. Photo by Innis Casey.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time. Please check back for updates.

Past Events

May 24, 2023
U.S. Book Show

In conversation with Kathleen Harris
NYU Kimmel Center
New York, NY
3:50 p.m. ET

August 30, 2023
Book Launch

In conversation with Thea Glassman
Zibby’s Bookshop
Santa Monica, CA
6:00 p.m. PT

September 6, 2023
An Evening with Patty Lin

In conversation with Jeff Yang
Bel Canto Books at The Hangout
Long Beach, CA
6:30 p.m. PT

September 7, 2023
In Conversation with Swan Huntley

USC Bookstore
Los Angeles, CA
6:00 p.m. PT

September 21, 2023
Author Panel

Soho House
West Hollywood, CA
7:00-9:00 p.m. PT
(Members only)

September 22-24, 2023
Zibby’s Wine Country Retreat

Author talks, book signings, wine tasting
The Landsby Hotel
Solvang, CA

September 25, 2023
In Conversation with Michelle Glogovac

Stanford Bookstore
Palo Alto, CA
6:00-7:30 p.m. PT

September 27, 2023
Zibby’s Book Club

Discussion of End Credits
Q&A with the author
7:00 p.m. ET (virtual)

September 28, 2023
Friends & Fiction Book Club:
Exclusive Zibby Books Preview Party

Author panel
7:30 p.m. ET (virtual)

October 3, 2023
In Conversation with Jon Michael Darga

Literati Bookstore
Ann Arbor, MI
6:30 p.m. ET

October 4, 2023
Author Event with Patty Lin

Anderson’s Bookshop
Downers Grove, IL
6:00 p.m. CT

October 5, 2023
In Conversation with Zibby Owens

American Writers Museum
Chicago, IL
6:00 p.m. CT

October 21, 2023
Book Party

Private residence
New York, NY
8:00 p.m. ET
(Private event)

October 24, 2023
Women on the Move

Zibby Books author panel
The Streicker Center
New York, NY
11:30 a.m. ET (virtual)
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October 24, 2023
Roosevelt Elementary PTA Book Club

Zibby’s Bookshop
Santa Monica, CA
6:00-7:00 p.m. PT
(Members only)

March 9-10, 2024
Tucson Festival of Books

University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

“They Walked the Road Less Traveled”
Student Union Tucson Room
Saturday 10:00-11:00 a.m. MT


“Crafting the Perfect Work”
UA BookStore
Saturday 1:00-2:00 p.m. MT


“Surviving Hollywood”
UA Mall Tent
Sunday 1:00-2:00 p.m. MT

March 23, 2024
Bombay Beach Lit Fest

Bombay Beach Arts and Culture Center (BBAC)
Bombay Beach, Salton Sea, CA

“Writing for Hollywood”
The Church of Being, 9590 Avenue G
3:00-4:00 p.m. PT

April 6, 2024
San Diego Writers Festival

Coronado Public Library
Coronado, CA

“Luscious, Biting, Revealing Memoir:
The Art of Leaving Everything on the Page”
Winn Room
9:30-10:30 a.m. PT

“An Interview with Patty Lin”
Room 704
3:45-4:45 p.m. PT

April 18, 2024
LA Brandeis National Committee:
Books & Authors

Marina del Rey, CA
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. PT
(Private event)

April 21, 2024
LA Times Festival of Books

Book signing
Zibby’s Bookshop (Booth 911)
USC Campus
Los Angeles, CA
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. PT

June 1, 2024
A Discussion with Memoirist Patty Lin

International Memoir Writers Association
San Diego, CA
2:30-4:00 p.m. PT (virtual)
(Members only)

June 23, 2024
Zibby’s Summer Reading Kickoff Party

Zibby’s Bookshop
Santa Monica, CA
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. PT