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"Yusef Salaam of the ‘Exonerated Five’ closes out Bookmarks Festival as part of book tour," Triad City Beat (9/29/21)

"Winston-Salem: 16th Annual Festival of Books and Authors" WXII 12 Winston Salem (9/24/21)

"Author Grady Hendrix to share his love of horror at Bookmarks Festival" Triad City Beat (9/23/2021)

"Bookmarks 16th annual Festival of Books and Authors is set for downtown Winston-Salem" Greensboro News & Record (9/19/21)

"Bookmarks 2021 Festival will showcase 50 authors in person and virtually" Winston Salem Journal (9/18/21)

"Bookmarks 16th Annual Festival of Books & Authors is set for downtown Winston Salem" Winston Salem Journal (9/15/21)

"Harlem restauranter to appear at Bookmarks" Winston Salem Journal (9/14/21)

"Bookmarks Announces 2021 Festival of Books & Authors" Yes! Weekly (9/8/21)

"Here are the authors headlining Bookmarks' Festival when it returns to Winston-Salem in September" Winston Salem Journal (8/13/21)

"Local librarians and Bookmarks staff make recommendations for your 2021 summer reading list" Winston Salem Journal (7/10/21)

"Bookmarks launches community-wide antiracism initiative: Book with Purpose" WS Chronicle (5/19/21)

"Dr. Yusef Salaam of the Exonerated Five, author of ‘Better, Not Bitter’ to present in virtual Bookmarks event" WS Chronicle (5/5/21)

"David Bradford and Carol Robin, authors of: Connect: Building Exceptional Relationships with Family, Friends, and Colleagues, to be a featured virtual event at Bookmarks in February" Yes! Weekly (2/8/21)


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Lunch & Learn: Gender Stereotypes in the Workplace
Join Greater Winston-Salem, REACH Women's Conference, and Bookmarks for a lunch and learn on overcoming gender stereotypes in the workplace in this virtual event with author Jodi Detjen via a virtual Crowdcast event on Thursday, April 22 at 12:00 pm EST. 
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Highly Anticipated Nonfiction Bio of the Sackler Family
Patrick Radden Keefe will launch his highly anticipated history of the Sackler family in a conversation with Beth Macy via a virtual Crowdcast event on Tuesday, April 13 at 7:00 pm EST. 
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Children's Author Stars: Victoria Schwab and R. L. Stine in Conversation
Infamous kids' author, R. L. Stine, will be in conversation with YA and middle grade bestselling author Victoria Schwab via a virtual Crowdcast event on Thursday, March 18 at 6:30 pm EST. 
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Signed First Editions Club Authors in Conversation
February and March 2021 SFEC authors, Leesa Cross-Smith and Naima Coster, in conversation via a virtual Crowdcast event on Tuesday, March 9 at 7:00 pm EST. 
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Bookmarks Hosts Anne Lamott
Bestselling author Anne Lamott visits with Bookmarks virtually via a pre-recorded YouTube event on Thursday, March 4 at 7:00 pm EST. 
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Lunch & Learn: How to Connect
Authors David Bradford and Carole Robin will discuss their new book, Connect, about how to create good relationships in business and life,  via virtual Crowdcast event on Wednesday, February 17 at 12:00 pm EST. 
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President Gerald Ford's Son, Mike, in Conversation about His Father
Children's author Lindsey McDivitt will be in conversation with President Ford's son, Mike, about her new book, Truth and Honor, via virtual Crowdcast event on Monday, February 15 at 6:00 pm EST. 
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International Bestselling Author Kristin Hannah in Conversation with Elin Hilderbrand
Book club favorites, Kristin Hannah and Elin Hilderbrand, will be in conversation via virtual Crowdcast event on Friday, February 5 at 12:00 pm EST. 
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Bestselling Thriller Authors, John Hart and Patricia Cornwell, in Conversation
Bestselling thriller and mystery author John Hart will be in conversation with Patricia Cornwell to discuss his newest book, The Unwilling, via virtual Crowdcast event on Tuesday, February 2, at 7:00 pm EST.
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