Dani Shapiro

Here’s all the current available information on Dani’s book tour for Inheritance.

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

Upcoming Appearances

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Berkeley, CA

Mrs. Dalloway’s Bookstore at 7:30 pm

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Corte Madera, CA

Book Passage at 1:00 pm

In conversation with Sylvia Boorstein

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Menlo Park, CA

Kepler’s Books at 7:30 pm

In conversation with Elizabeth Rosner

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Stanford, CA

Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics at 12:15 pm

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Portland, OR

Alberta Rose Theatre at 7:00 pm

Live Wire Radio Show hosted by Luke Burbank

Friday, February 22, 2019

Portland, OR

Powell’s Books at 7:30 pm

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Seattle, WA

Elliott Bay Book Company at 7:00 pm

In conversation with Rick Simonson

Monday, February 25, 2019

Seattle, WA

Third Place Books, Lake Forest Park at 7:00 pm

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Darien, CT

Darien Library at 7:00 pm

In collaboration with Barrett Bookstore

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Vienna, VA

Reston Regional Library/Bards Alley at 7:00 pm

In collaboration with Bards Alley Bookstore and in partnership with the Virginia Genealogical Society

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Washington, D.C.

Smithsonian Associates at 6:45 pm

Inside Science Program: Smithsonian Associates Science Literacy

Friday, March 8, 2019

Westchester, NY

Spoken Interludes Series

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Portland, ME

Print Bookstore at 7:00 pm

In conversation with Emily Russo

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Boston, MA

Harvard Medical School, Public Ethics Forum; Tosteson Medical Education Center (TMEC) at 5:15 pm

In conversation with Dr. Suzanne Koven

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Salisbury, CT

Oblong Books at The White Hart Inn at 6:00 pm

The White Hart Speaker Series is presented in collaboration with The White Hart Inn & Scoville Memorial Library

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Brooklyn, NY

Pete’s Candy Store at 7:30 pm

Monday, April 15, 2019

New York, NY

McNally Jackson at 7:00 pm

In conversation with Cheryl Pearl Sucher

Friday, April 26, 2019

Windsor, CT

Loomis Chaffee School at 6:00 pm

Thursday, May 9, 2019

New York, NY

The Jewish Museum at 7:00 pm

Unpacking the Book Series

In conversation Sheila Heti and Stephanie Butnick

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Minneapolis, MN

Wordplay Festival: The Loft Literary Center

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

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

“Like a cross between Carl Zimmer’s She Has Her Mother’s Laugh and Joan Didion’s The Year of Magical Thinking, Inheritance is a genetic detective story; a memoir that reads like a thriller.”


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

Dani’s new memoir, Inheritance, is available.

Thanks to everyone who watched Dani on Super Soul Sunday