Writers LIVE! series brings the community together with best-selling authors and their books. This annual event offers authors an opportunity to discuss their latest works, chat with you, and sign books. These talks are held across the county at different library locations from January through April. Authors featured at Writers LIVE! include: Peter Abrahams, Mary Kay Andrews, Ted Bell, Cara Black, C.J. Box, James O. Born, Mary Jane Clark, Harlan Coben, Nancy J. Cohen, Tim Dorsey, Linda Fairstein, Steven Forman, Joy Fielding, Joanne Fluke, Meg Gardiner, Lisa Gardner, Tess Gerritsen, James Grippando, Andrew Gross, James W. Hall, Kim Harrison, Jilliane Hoffman, Michael Koryta, Ann Leary, Debbie Macomber, Joe Matthews, Brad Meltzer, David Morrell, Maryanne O'Hara, Daniel Palmer, Michael Palmer, Carly Phillips, Jodi Picoult, M.J. Rose, Lisa Scottoline, Karin Slaughter, Les Standiford, Elizabeth Stuckey-French, Adriana Trigiani, Lisa Unger, and Randy Wayne White.
A special event of the Writers LIVE! series is the annual Wine & Words fundraiser for the Friends of the Library. This intimate event has featured authors such as Dennis Lehane, Jeff Lindsay, and Brad Meltzer.
This series is made possible through the generous support of the Friends of the Palm Beach County Library System, Inc.