Book Events

*books will be for sale at all events*

please consider supporting your local bookstore

 

2020

 

May 13, 2020Zoom Book Chat hosted by Schuler Books in Grand Rapids, MI —7p EST

Register on Eventbrite, Zoom link will be emailed on event day


 

May 14, 2020 • Facebook Live with Willard Library in Battle Creek, MI — 5p-6p EST

Facebook Live Link

book talk • reading • Q&A

 


May 18, 2020 • Zoom with the Women’s National Book Association Book Club 4PST

book talk • reading • Q&A

 


June 1, 2020 • Zoom with Monterey Peninsula Yacht Club — 6PST

For more information, contact booksnboats@googlegroups.com

 


June 4, 2020 • Zoom with the Marin Beekeepers Club — 7:30p-9p PST

 


IN-PERSON EVENTS (subject to change)

Sept. 26, 2020 • BOISE, ID — TBA

Treasure Valley Reads 2020

Reception: 5:30p – 6:30p   Ming Studio

Book talk & signing:  7p    Egyptian Theater

 


Sept. 29, 2020 • MEMPHIS, TN — 6p

novel. Bookstore

reception • signing

 


Oct. 1, 2020 • MEMPHIS, TN — 11:30a-1p

Thistle and Bee Fundraiser Dinner

keynote address • book signing

 


Dec. 5, 2020 • MONTEREY, CA — TBA

Crazy Horse Restaurant Banquet Room

Women’s Group Luncheon with St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church

book talk • reading • signing

 


April 2021 • SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA — TBD

author talk – Cuesta College 2020 Book of the Year

Harold J. Miossi Cultural and Performing Arts Center

 


THOUSAND OAKS, CA —TBD

Thousand Oaks Reads: One City One Book

Bank of America Performing Arts Center – Fred Kavli Theatre

book talk • signing

 


REDWOOD CITY, CA — TBD

Redwood City Public Library

book talk • signing

 


CORTE MADERA, CA — TBD

Book Passage

In conversation with David Peterson of the Marin Beekeepers Club • honey tasting • book signing

 

 

PAST EVENTS

SAN FRANCISCO — April 1, 2019 — 7:30p

Launch Party

reading • signing • cocktails • bees • honey tasting

Booksmith at The Bindery

 

 

OAKLAND — April 2, 2019 — 7p

PUB DAY for U.S. release of The Honey Bus!

reading • signing • honey tasting • John Steven Morgan on piano

East Bay Booksellers

 

 

ORINDA — April 3, 2019 — 11:30a-1p

Literary Luncheon • honey tasting • bees

Orinda Books

 

 

SANTA CRUZ — April 4, 2019 — 7p

reading • signing • honey tasting

Bookshop Santa Cruz

 

 

CARMEL VALLEY — April 5, 2019 — 8:45-10:45a

reading • honeybee science demonstration

Tularcitos Elementary School

 

 

CARMEL VALLEY — April 5, 2019 — 3-5p

reading • signing • wine and honey tasting

Cowgirl Winery

 

 

NEWPORT BEACH, CA — April 6, 2019 — 1:50p

Memoir panel – Every Life Has A Story

Literary Orange

 

 

LOS ANGELES — April 7, 2019 — 10a

reading • signing

Chevalier’s Books

 

 

EXCELSIOR, MN — April 9, 2019 — 7p

Literature Lovers’ Night Out hosted by Excelsior Bay Books

author panel • signing

Location: Trinity Church – 322 2nd St, Excelsior, MN

Tickets: Excelsior Bay Books – $20 including a $10 shopping coupon. (952)401-0932

 

 

STILLWATER, MN — April 10, 2019 — 7p

Literature Lovers’ Night Out hosted by Valley Bookseller

author panel • signing

Location: Community Thread – 2300 Orleans St. W., Stillwater, MN

Tickets: $11: Valley Bookseller

 

 

COHASSET, MA — April 11, 2019 — 10a

Coffee With The Authors

Buttonwood Books

 

 

BROOKLINE, MA — April 11, 2019 — 6:30p

In conversation with Noah Wilson-Rich, Chief Scientific Officer of Best Bees Company

Brookline Booksmith at the Brookline Public Library

 

 

PLEASANT HILL, CA — April 13, 2019 — 1:50p

book talk • reading

Literary Women

 

 

SAN FRANCISCO — April 27, 2019 — 11a

Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day!

reading • signing • honey tasting

Book Passage at the Ferry Building

 

 

CORTE MADERA, CA — April 27, 2019 — 1p

Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day some more!

reading • signing • honey tasting • bees

Book Passage

 

 

BIG SUR, CA — May 4, 2019 — 4-6p

Book Party and 70th Anniversary Nepenthe Restaurant Celebration

 

reading • signing • honey tasting • hive tours • bellydancers • singer-songwriter Crosby Morgan and John Steven Morgan on piano 

Nepenthe

 

 

 

SEBASTOPOL — May 10, 2019 — 7p

reading • signing • honey tasting

Copperfield’s Books

 

 

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — May 16, 2019 — 7:30-9p

Dolphin Club Forum

slideshow • reading • signing • honey tasting •book sales

Dolphin Club

 

 

BIG SUR, CA — May 18, 2019 — 2-4p

Big Sur Historical Society Tribute to Beekeeper Franklin Peace and The Honey Bus

slideshow • reading • signing • community stories • potluck

The Big Sur Grange

 

 

NOVATO, CA — June 9, 2019 — 3p

Words Off Paper Reading Series

Copperfield’s Books

 

 

BIG SUR, CA — June 14, 2019  — 1p

book signing

Coast Gallery

 

 

WALNUT CREEK, CA — June 19, 2019 — 6:30p

Ygnacio Valley Library

slideshow • reading • signing • books for sale • honey tasting

 

 

EL DORADO HILLS, CA — June 23, 2019 — 11:30a

Face In A Book at the Farmer’s Market

reading • signing • honey tasting

followed by Face In A Book Writer’s Group meet-up in the bookstore at 1p

 

 

SAUSALITO, CA — July 11, 2019 — 7p

literary reading series

Why There Are Words (ticketed event)

 

 

MANHATTAN BEACH, CA — Sept. 10, 2019

lunch with the author

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MISSION VIEJO COUNTRY CLUB, CA — Sept. 11, 2019 — 5:30p – 8:30p

Fall Literary Salon, Literary Guild of Orange County

Tickets

 

 

SAN DIEGO, CA — Sept. 12, 2019 — 6:30p

Run For Cover Bookstore

reading • signing • honey tasting

 

 

CARMEL VALLEY, CA — Oct. 5, 2019 — 10:15a

Carmel Valley Library

author talk • slideshow • honey tasting • book signing

 

 

MONTEREY, CA — Oct. 5, 2019  — 2:00p

Monterey Public Library

author talk • slideshow • honey tasting • book signing

 

 

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Oct. 12, 2019 — 3:00p

LITQUAKE panel at Book Passage, SF Ferry Building

Speaking Memory: Remarkable Hidden Histories and Stories You Won’t Forget

 

 

POINT RICHMOND, CA — Oct. 25, 2019 — 7:00p

Cafe Society book reading at Kaleidoscope Coffee

reading • wine • honey tasting

 

DANVILLE, CA — April 20, 2020 — 7-8PST

Rakestraw Books Live at Home!

$5 tickets on Eventbrite good toward book purchase

Crowdcast virtual book talk • reading • Q&A