Media Contact:

Martin Fischhoff
Director of Communications and Engagement, Detroit PBS


Press Releases

April 20, 2018 - PBS Books and The Great American Read to live stream Interviews from the LA Times Festival of Books – April 21-22

May 11, 2016 - PBS and Detroit Public Television Bring Chicago’s Book Expo America and BookCon to Book Lovers Nationwide

March 28, 2016 - PBS Book View Now to Live Stream 2 Days of Author Interviews at AWP Conference and Book Fair 2016 April 1-2

November 16, 2015 - PBS To Provide Three Days of Live Online Coverage of 32nd Annual Miami Book Fair 

August 20, 2015 - PBS To Provide Live Online Coverage of 15th Annual Library of Congress National Book Festival

May 28, 2015 - Detroit Public Television Brings BookExpo America and BookCon to Book Lovers Nationwide

November 10, 2014 - PBS Brings Miami Book Fair International to National Audiences


Social Media Links

Twitter: @PBSbooks 

Facebook:  @PBSBooks1

Instagram: @PBSBooks


About Detroit Public Television:

Detroit Public Television (DPTV)-WTVS-TV is the non-commercial, viewer-supported PBS member station serving the nation's 11th largest television market, with 1.5 million weekly viewers in Southeast Michigan and 1.2 million weekly viewers across Canada. DPTV is a leader in programming related to health and the environment, public affairs, arts and culture and children. It is also a leading national producer and distributor of programming for Public Television, and winner of a 2012 Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia Award, as well as the only dual PBS licensee / entertainment label in the country, operating as DPTV Media.  For more information, visit 

About PBS:
PBS, with its over 350 member stations, offers all Americans the opportunity to explore new ideas and new worlds through television and online content. Each month, PBS reaches nearly 109 million people through television and over 28 million people online, inviting them to experience the worlds of science, history, nature and public affairs; to hear diverse viewpoints; and to take front row seats to world-class drama and performances. PBS’ broad array of programs has been consistently honored by the industry’s most coveted award competitions. Teachers of children from pre-K through 12th grade turn to PBS for digital content and services that help bring classroom lessons to life. PBS’ premier children’s TV programming and its website,, are parents’ and teachers’ most trusted partners in inspiring and nurturing curiosity and love of learning in children. More information about PBS is available at, one of the leading dot-org websites on the Internet, or by following PBS on Twitter, Facebook or through our apps for mobile devices. Specific program information and updates for press are available at or by following PBS PressRoom on Twitter.

Connect with PBS Books

Facebook   Twitter   Instagram   YouTube  Register for PBS Books Emails

PBS Books is sponsored by




Knight Foundation


AWP - Association of Writers and Writing Programs