Dani Shapiro

Please keep checking back as new events and details are being added regularly.

Upcoming Appearances

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Virtual Event

Wellesley Books at 7:00 PM

In conversation with Paula McLain to launch her new novel, When the Stars Go Dark

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Virtual Event

The Book Bus Book Club at 7:30 PM

An interview on Inheritance

More details coming soon

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Virtual Event

Bender JCC of Greater Washington at 5:00 PM

J Talks: On Inheritance

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Virtual Event

Left Bank Books at 8:00 PM

In conversation with Alison Bechdel to launch her new graphic novel, The Secret to Superhuman Strength

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Virtual Event

Book YaYa at 7:00 PM

In conversation with Libby Copeland on The Lost Family and Inheritance

More details coming soon

Dani’s second podcast in collaboration with iHeart Media has launched; The Way We Live Now examines the way people from all walks of life are coping during the COVID-19 pandemic.


The paperback edition of Inheritance is an LA TimesWashington Post, Boston Globe, and San Francisco Chronicle, and National Indie bestseller!


Inheritance has won the 2019 National Jewish Book Award!

Wired Magazine names Inheritance as one of 2019’s top Science books!

Inheritance named a best book of 2019 by Vanity Fair!


Inheritance will be adapted for film by Killer Films!

The New Yorker includes Inheritance in their summer reading round up!

The Today Show features Inheritance in their “20 Beach Reads You Won’t Want to Put Down” segment.

Inheritance debuted on The New York Times Best Seller List at #11!

Daunt Books in the UK has won an auction to publish Inheritance!

Dani’s new podcast, “Family Secrets” launches on February 14th. Subscribe now!

Thanks to everyone who watched Dani on Super Soul Sunday