upcoming events

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THURSDAY, September 27th, 2018  ~ Winnipeg International Writers Festival THIN AIR   

SATURDAY, September 29th, 2018 ~ Boston Writing Workshop @ the Sheraton Hotel                      

TUESDAY, October 9th and WEDNESDAY, October 10th ~ WORDFEST ~ Calgary

THURSDAY, October 25th ~ Ocean State Writers Conference ~ Kingston, Rhode Island




past events

               Book City window at the Danforth location

              Book City window at the Danforth location



Toronto Public Library's The EH LIST

MAY 17th, 2018  @7pm

In Conversation with Erin Fisher

& Toronto Star Books Editor Deborah Dundas

Runnymede Branch


Davisville Free Library

(481 Davisville Rd., North Kingstown, RI) 

 September 10th, 2016  @  2pm-3pm


The Ocean State Summer Writers Conference

The University of Rhode Island

June 25th, 2016 @ 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Workshop: Creative Courage & the Memoir 



North Kingstown Public Library

April 29th, 2015  6:30 pm

Antartica and Autism~a discussion & signing

(100 Boone St., North Kingstown, RI)

  McNally Jackson Books, NYC--the Guernica print launch

McNally Jackson Books, NYC--the Guernica print launch


The Elephant Room

Dec.18th, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

ARIA's Lively Literati

(2170 Broad Street, Cranston, RI)


Harvard Book Store

December 5th, 7 p.m.

"The Writer's Journey"

with Tilia Jacobs & Tasneem Zehra Husain

(1256 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA)


  Battle of the Books, Brooklyn Book Festival

Battle of the Books, Brooklyn Book Festival

ARIA Book Expo

November 8th, 2015, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

(West Warwick Civic Center, 100 Factory Rd., 

Warwick, RI)



Brooklyn Book Festival / Late Night Library

Battle of the Books

6:30 pm September 18th, 2014

(Pacific Standard, Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY)




McNally Jackson Books

7 pm, October 23rd, 

Guernica Annual Launch Event

(52 Prince Street, NYC)


Women's Club of South County, 

15th Annual Book & Author Lunch

11:30 am-2:30 pm July 9th, 2014

(with Joan Wickersham and Dawn Tripp

@ the Dunes Club, Narragansett, RI) 


Freerange Nonfiction Reading Series

7:30 pm June 17, 2014

(with Julia Fierro and Peter von Ziegesar 

Culturefix, 9 Clinton St, New York City)

Bank Square Books,

 October  25th, 1 pm

with Michael Freeman & Carolyn Dalgliesh

(53 W Main St, Mystic, Connecticut)


Newport Public Library,

2 pm September 27th, 2014

Reading with Carolyn Dalgliesh, author of

The Sensory Child Gets Organized 

(300 Spring St., Newport, RI)


Ocean State Writers Conference, June 19-21, 2014

(Reception reading, 4:30-5:30, Thursday, June 19th, 

Creative Nonfiction panel with Mary Cappello, Christine Montross

and Nicole Walker, 3:00-4:15, Friday, June 20th,

University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI)



The Muse & the Marketplace: a Literary Conference

 May 2-3, 2014

Workshop (with Rosie Sultan, author of Helen in Love): 

Writing the Historical Figure in Fiction and Nonfiction,

May 3rd 2:30-3:30 pm, Boston, Massachusetts


Books on the Square, Reading and Signing

7 pm April 3rd, 2014

(471 Angell St., Providence, RI) 

AHA! Reading Series "First Person, Inside Story"

7-9 pm May 13, 2014

(with Amy Brill and Elizabeth Graver,

Tia Maria Café, 42 North Water St., New Bedford,



Autism Fundraiser with KNOW THE NIGHT

 and Jazz (The Cynthetics)

7:30 pm April 24th, 2014

(The Chester Playhouse, 22 Pleasant St., Chester, Nova Scotia)


  The Freerange Nonfiction series, NYC

The Freerange Nonfiction series, NYC

Island Books, Reading and Signing

6:30 pm March 27th, 2014

(575 East Main Street, Middletown, RI)


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