News & Events

March 2021 – Scars of Independence now available in Spanish translation from Desperta Ferro EdicionesLas cicatrices de la Independencia: El violento nacimiento de los Estados Unidos (paperback; eBook) (paperback; kindle)

Barnes & Noble (NOOK Book)


November 2019 – Scars of Independence now available in Chinese translation from The Oriental Press (paperback)


Scars of Independence  Book Tours 2017 & 2018

May 10, 2018

Fraunces Tavern Museum

New York City

May 8, 2018


October 11, 2017

The Huntington Library, CA

July 6, 2017, 5:30–7:00pm

American Philosophical Society

Reception, lecture, and book signing

June 28, 2017, 4:00pm

Monticello, Charlottesville, Virginia
Lecture and Book signing

June 7, 2017

David Library of the American Revolution
Washington Crossing, PA
Lecture and Book signing reception

May 16, 2017, 6:00pm

William L. Clements Library, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Lecture and book signing

May 15, 2017, 7:30pm

Dallas Museum of Art

Arts & Letters Live

Joint book launch and conversation with Nathaniel Philbrick, with book signing

May 13, 2017, 1:00pm

Politics and Prose, Washington, DC

Book Reading and Conversation,

with Dane Kennedy

May 11, 2017, 5:30–7:00pm

Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston

Reception (5:30), book talk (6–7PM), and signing.

May 10, 2017, 6:30pm

New York Public Library (42nd St and Fifth Ave) 

Holger Hoock in conversation with Lapham’s Quarterly founder and editor, Lewis Latham, followed by book signing.

To book Holger Hoock for interviews, lectures, book signings, or other events, please contact his publicist:
Dyana Messina at Penguin Random House – dmessina@penguinrandomhouse