Illinois Libraries Present

Palatine Library has joined with Illinois Libraries Present and other local libraries to host some exciting virtual author book talks. Open to anyone. 

An Evening with Michelle Zauner
This event has been moved to Thursday, June 30, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Register Here. Join us on Zoom.

Musician and author Michelle Zauner discusses her music career and her beloved bestseller Crying in H Mart. Her memoir about growing up Korean American, losing her mother, and forging her own identity was a New York Times notable book of the year. 

Crying in H MArt

Best known as a singer and guitarist who creates indie-pop under the name Japanese Breakfast, Grammy Award-nominated Zauner has won acclaim from major music outlets around the world. In conversation with Jessica Hopper, Chicago-based music critic, producer, and author. 

This event is made possible by Illinois Libraries Present, a statewide collaboration between public libraries offering high-quality events. Illinois Libraries Present is committed to inclusion and accessibility. To request accommodations, please email