Aug 19 2017Once Upon a Storybook Bookstore’s Mock Newbery Club is reading The Someday Birds — and I’ll be there for the discussion! Tustin, CA

Aug 26 — Panelist, San Diego Inaugural Festival of Books

Sep 15 2017 — Fairfield, CT: Mill River Wetland anniversary celebration and Fairfield bookstore visit.

Sept 30-Oct 1Love & Autism Conference, Point Loma, CA. I’m not sure yet whether I’m presenting, or just attending. Either way, I’ll be there. This is a GREAT conference!!!!

Oct 20 2017 — Panelist, “Authors on Authors: What’s New in Middle Grade Literature,” Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference.

Late great dates:

March 18 2017 — Middle-grade panel with David Weisner, Donna Jo Napoli, Barry Lyga, and Holly McGhee, at [words] bookstore in Maplewood, New Jersey.

May 6 2017 — Book Talk — with LIVE RAPTORS! and a Nature Walk! — at SCHLITZ AUDUBON NATURE CENTER, Milwaukee, WI

May 7 2017Books & Co, Oconomowoc, book talk and signing for Children’s Book Week 2 pm

June 2 2017Vromans Pasadena, 7 pm — “Heart & Home in Middle Grade:” Panel discussion, together with authors Danielle Davis, Carter Higgins, and Jennifer Torres

June 17 2017La Jolla Library Workshop for tweens (via Warwicks bookstore

Saturday, December 10, 2016 — Speaking at an SCBWI-San Diego Panel, with Marcie Colleen and Andrea Zuill, on the debut author experience.

Sunday, December 11, 2016 — Presenting at the San Diego Girl Scouts “For the Love of Reading” event

Monday, January 16, 2017 — Book signing and bird fun at a bird-themed Family Day at TheNAT — San Diego’s Natural History Museum in Balboa Park. (a special pre-launch book event!)

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 — The Someday Birds is published!

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 11 am — Signing and launch celebration at ONCE UPON A STORYBOOK, Tustin, CA

Sunday, January 29, 2017 — The Someday Birds Launch Party! San Elijo Lagoon Nature Center, Encinitas, CA.

Saturday, February 25 2017 — Family Day at the SAN DIEGO BIRD FESTIVAL. A signed copy of The Someday Birds and a write-with-the-author session will be auctioned. Copies will also be available for sale at the books table.

February 25 2017 — Authors Panel at Barnes & Noble Mira Mesa, with Henry Herz and Shelley Moore Thomas.

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