Thank you East Coast!

What a whirlwind the last 10 days have been! Visiting wonderful independent book sellers & meeting new and familiar faces along the way, chatting with fans, and enjoying vibrant Q&A’s with audiences in 9 cities! We even squeezed in a national Democratic Debate viewing together! We finish the East Coast leg at the Free Philadelphia Library tonight at 7:30pm, then we’re off to the West... read more

YELLOW EARTH Tour: tonight we’re at the Yale Bookstore in New Haven @ 6:30 pm. We love meeting friends and fans (old and new!) on the road. We have 12 more cities to visit, so come see us!

CLICK HERE FOR YELLOW EARTH TOUR SCHEDULE AND DETAILS John Sayles discusses YELLOW EARTH at Amherst Bookstore, Feb. 2, 2020 (photo: M.... read more

And We’re Off!

Our friend Mary Cybulski snapped this one at the Guilford Library where the YELLOW EARTH tour began last night. John packed the community room and sold out of all the books supplied by the new owners of Breakwater Books. Note the hand in the foreground is holding a vintage copy of UNION DUES. It’s going to be a busy February indeed, and we hope you can join us at a reading! – Maggie Photo by... read more

American Cinematheque Sayles Retrospective – February 13-17, Los Angeles, CA

American Cinematheque will be hosting a John Sayles film retrospective in LA. from February 13 to 17.  The 5-day event will feature 10 Sayles films, including the L.A. debut of the newly-restored 1987 classic MATEWAN!  John Sayles will be in attendance each day for Q&A sessions in between films, and he’ll also be signing copies of his new book “YELLOW EARTH”.  As fans know, John... read more

SONORA continues making its mark globally since its U.S. debut last Fall

A powerful collaboration between John Sayles (writer) and Alejandro Springall (producer/director), SONORA is available in the US only on, but it is playing all around the world on Neflix. Alejandro has heard from viewers from Egypt and India who really connect with the movie. UNESCO Latin America has championed the film with invitations to their conferences in Panama and Mexico City. And... read more

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