We are so excited to host Yrsa Daley-Ward for a reading, Q&A, and book-signing in celebration of her new book, The Terrible.
In celebration of her new novel, The Pisces, Melissa Broder (@sosadtoday) will be in conversation with local author Megan Stielstra (The Wrong Way to Save Your Life).
Women & Children First is honored to welcome the hilarious and incisive Franchesca Ramsey in conversation with Luvvie Ajayi.
Women & Children First is thrilled to host the Chicago launch celebration for MEATY by Samantha Irby. This reissue of Irby's first essay collection is updated to include new content and a killer new cover.
Women & Children First is honored to welcome Cecile Richards for the only Chicago stop on her book tour for MAKE TROUBLE: STANDING UP, SPEAKING OUT, AND FINDING THE COURAGE TO LEAD.
We're thrilled to welcome Christine Lahti in conversation with Bernardine Dohrn in celebration of Christine's forthcoming essay collection, True Stories from an Unreliable Eyewitness: A Feminist Coming of Age.
Join us as we welcome Morgan Jerkins for a reading, conversation, and book-signing for her essay collection, This Will Be My Undoing, named one of the "Most Anticipated Books of 2018" by Esquire, Elle, Vogue, Nylon, R
We're honored to host Patrisse Khan-Cullors in conversation with Charlene Carruthers. The conversation will center on Cullors' and bandele's forthcoming book, When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir.
For this free event, WBEZ's Greta Johnsen will interview beloved author Ann M. Martin about her Young Adult novel Rain Reign, new in paperback!
For this event, Jaclyn Friedman will be in conversation with Veronica Arreola.
Join us as we welcome Danez Smith and Eve Ewing for our most anticipated poetry event of 2017! The two authors will be reading from their recently released collections--Don't Call Us Dead (Smith) and Electric Arches (Ewing).
Women & Children First is thrilled to be hosting the Chicago stop on Isabel Allende's upcoming US tour for her forthcoming novel, In the Midst of Winter. For this event, Isabel will be interviewed by Luis Alberto Urrea.
The highly anticipated science fiction debut from founder of io9, Autonomous features a rakish pharmaceutical pirate named Jack who traverses the