Boston Book Festival 2021 Boston Book Festival 2021

AuthorFest: Peril


Robert Costa
Peril, Thursday, October 14 | virtual

Robert Costa is a national political reporter at the Washington Post. He previously served as moderator and managing editor of Washington Week on PBS.

Bob Woodward
Peril, Thursday, October 14 | virtual

Bob Woodward is an associate editor at the Washington Post and the author of twenty national bestselling books, including fourteen #1 New York Times bestsellers.

Mindy Marqués
Thursday, October 14 | virtual

Mindy Marqués joined Simon & Schuster in 2020 as vice president and executive editor after a thirty-year career as a journalist. Prior to book publishing, Marqués was publisher and executive editor of the Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald and Florida Regional Editor for McClatchy. During her tenure, the Miami Herald received two Pulitzer Prizes and was a finalist four times. Award-winning work included the in-depth series that revealed widespread abuses in Florida’s juvenile justice system as well as the nationally acclaimed investigation into millionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein and his cohorts. Marqués received the Benjamin C. Bradlee Editor of the Year award in 2019 and is immediate past co-chair of the Pulitzer Prize Board.

Please register for this free event on Eventbrite. Registered attendees will receive a link to join the Zoom webinar hosted by Simon & Schuster. Registration will close at 3pm ET on October 14.

We’re excited to participate in Simon & Schuster’s inaugural AuthorFest, a seasonal author series in partnership with book festivals and literary series. Join # 1 internationally bestselling author Bob Woodward and acclaimed reporter Robert Costa as they discuss Peril, the extraordinary story of the end of one presidency and the beginning of another. Mindy Marqués, vice president and executive editor at Simon & Schuster and the former executive editor of The Miami Herald, will moderate.