Author Events

Where are Dorrance authors appearing? Explore the list below.

Upcoming Events

Joy Winkie Viola, author of From Schnitzel to Nockerln
Saturday, December 4, 2021
1:00-5:00 pm EST
Book Launch & Presentation @ Yankee Golden Retriever Rescue
110 Chapin Rd
Hudson, MA 01749

Story Time Event
Sunday, Dec 5th 2021
Ohh So Sweet
1037 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21230
Description: Come meet Baltimore’s first-time children’s book author at Story Time while she reads Little Miss Grumpy Pants to children of all ages! Books will be available for purchase at the event.

Joy Winkie Viola, author of From Schnitzel to Nockerln
Thursday, December 9, 2021
7:00 pm EST
Book Signing & Presentation @ Wayland Public Library
5 Concord Rd
Wayland, MA 01778

Chuck Karnehm, author of Grandpa Jack and the Legend of Santa’s Helpers
Tues.,  December 14, 2021
6:30pm pm EST
Book Signing & Talk
Troy-Miami County Public Library
419 W Main St, Troy, OH 45373

Joy Winkie Viola, author of From Schnitzel to Nockerln
Wed., January 12, 2022
1:00 pm EST
Book Signing & Presentation @ Wayland Senior Center
41 Cochituate Rd
Wayland, MA 01778

Past Events

Chuck Karnehm, author of Grandpa Jack and the Legend of Santa’s Helpers
Saturday, November 13, 2021
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST
Book Signing
Jay & Mary’s Book Center

1201-C Experiment Farm Road

Troy, OH

Chuck Karnehm, author of Grandpa Jack and the Legend of Santa’s Helpers
Saturday, November 6, 2021
10:00 am – 1:00 pm EST
Book Signing
10 W. Main St
Troy, OH 45373

JoAnn Atcheson Gray, author of Curse of a Lady Vampire
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Brent Centreville Library
153 Walnut St
Centreville, AL 35042

John M. Whiddon, author of The Sunshine Shenanigan

Midtown Reader
1123 Thomasville Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32303
August, Friday 13th
7:00 p.m.

Apostle Annie Davis/Duncan, Wouldn’t Mind Dying, If Dying Was All

July 11,2021
Radisson Hotel Memphis East
2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd
Memphis, TN 38118

Ruth Altamura-Roll, author of Tangled Hearts
Saturday 5/29/21 from 2pm to 6pm & Sunday 5/30/21 from 10am to 2pm
Flemington Summer Book Fest- 24 Central Avenue, Flemington, New Jersey 08822

Andrew Pernell
Alabama Crimson Tide: 1967 and the Undercurrents of Integration –
The First Five – Before the Season Changed
Saturday, May 8, 2021
11:00 am. – 1:00 p.m. (1st session)
2:00p.m.  – 4:30 p.m. (2nd session)
Richmond Bluffs Club House
Richmond Heights, Ohio

Christopher Eng
The Old Man’s Poet
Grand Portage Lodge & Casino
Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Click Here for more info!

Bruce Kelly, Author of The Uphill River

Encompass Harmarville Rehab
Oct. 9

East Deer
Oct. 10

The Links at Deer Run
Oct. 19

Kerri Mullen, author of Eli’s New Clothes

Outdoor Book Launch Party
Aesop’s Fable Book Shop, Aug 29, 10am-12pm.
400 Washington St, Holliston, MA 01746

Kristi L. Miller, author of Ivan the Terrible Dragon

Book Signing Event
Tuesday August 25th
8am to 1pm
18422 Bear Valley Rd
Victorville, CA 92395
Big Bear Farmers Market – High Desert Farmers Market

Ankur Kalra, author of Ibadah

Learned Owl
204 N. Main St.
Hudson OH 44236
August 8th
1pm to 3pm

Mary E Jung, author of Reign of Ashes

July 18th 2020 Sarah’s Creamery
July 25th 2020 Reader’s Cafe
September 26th 2020 Write Women’s Festival
April 2021 Book Con in NYC

Karen Warfield, author of White Gloves

Author Book Discussion via Zoom
Otis Library, Norwich
August 24th at 7pm

Gilbert Wayne Hedgpeth, author of African-American Heroes 1776-1919 The Story of Sergeant Neadom Roberts

Saturday, March 21, 2020
Classic Books and Gifts Store
W. Lafayette Street
Trenton, New Jersey 08608

Donna Clemente, author of To Prove Them Innocent

The Renovo Area Public Library
Saturday Feb. 22
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Robert Bladow, author of Life’s Short-Eat Dessert First: Wake Up and Press On: A Memoir

Apr 18, 2020
Oxnard City Library Book Exposition
251 So. A, Street Oxnard, CA

Apr 19, 2020
Los Angeles Times Book Festival at USC

Mary Abbruzzese, author of Follow Breza to Preschool

Barnes & Noble
2800 South Rochester Road
Rochester Hills
Saturday March 28th

Reading Rocks In Redford
Rockford Michigan
June 6th

Wendy Zuccarello, author of Finding an Anchor

Friday, January 31st, 2020
Taco Bell
28 Main St.
Robbinsville, NJ

Sgt. Pops, author of Sgt. Pop’s Poems for Veterans & Their Friends & Families

Saturday Jan 11, 2019
Barnes & Noble
Spokane Valley

Shavon D Long, author of I Am Worthy

Friday, January 3, 2020
Barnes & Noble
Rittenhouse Square
1805 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Joy Horakova, author of I Was Married

Dec 30, 2019
Mugshots Coffee Café
Bloomington, MN

Jennifer Cronin, author of Under the Hidden Moon

January 23rd, 2020
Medfield Public Library

Lavondria Covington, author of Forbidden Fruit

December 27th from 2pm-4pm
Detroit Book City
24361 Greenfield Rd, Ste. 305
Southfield, MI 48075

Lorraine Smith, author of Still Searching

Temple Israel of Boston
January 12th, 2020

Dr. Jim Vickrey, author of ROY, “ROCKY” & RED RYDER; “HOPPY”, DURANGO & MO(O)RE

December 1
2:30 pm
Montgomery Library
Creative Writers of Montgomery

December 17
5:30 pm
NewSouth Books
105 S. Court
Montgomery, AL 3610

John Aaron, author of The Docklands Mystery

30 November
Brighton Library
1pm – 3pm

Jerry Shadow Wolf Davis, author of Riding to Remember: Trail of Tears Motorcycle Ride

Laura Cagle Public Library Downtown Bridgeport
December 1 at 2 PM CST

Twitty J. Styles PhD, author of Son of Prince Edward County

Thursday, November 07
Lally Mohawk Room
SUNY SCHENECTADY County Community College

Yvette L. Forbes, author Testimonies: Issues of Life

Miami Book Fair 2019
November 22-24

Frank Wright, author of Battles in the Pacific

Guest of Honor/Speaker
Sacramento 244th Marine Corps Birthday Ball
Saturday November 9, 2019
Grand Sheraton Hotel

Sgt. Pops, author of Stand Tall

January 11, 2020

Barnes and Noble
15310 E. Indiana Ave.
Spokane Valley, WA. 99216
11 AM to 3 PM

Frank Wright, author of Battles in the Pacific

America Legion Post 16
Stockton, CA
October 27, 2019
2pm to 5pm

Mosezella Williams, Author of Nala Sky

Sat Oct. 5, 2019
New Monrovia Park
Port Salerno

Shavon D. Long, author of I Am Worthy, I Am Valuable, I Am a Woman Truly Loved

Saturday, September, 21 2019
Ashley Stewart
1575 N 52nd St.
Phildelphia, PA 19131

Chris Knauer, author of On the Air

Wednesday Sept. 25
Freeport Public Library Freeport IL.
100 East Douglas St.

Saturday Sept. 28
DeSoto House Hotel Galena IL.
230 South Main St.

Wednesday Oct. 2
Stockton Public Library Stockton, IL.
140 West Benton St.

Saturday Oct. 12
E-Town Coffee Shop Elizabeth, IL.
141 North Main

Thursday Oct 17
6p-7p River Lights Book Store Dubuque, IA.
1098 Main St.

Lisa Baker, author of Where We Have Been

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
9:30 am
Englewood Behavioral Health Clinic
641 W. 63rd Street
Chicago, Illinois 60621

Betty Fricke-Church, author of Movin’ on and Beyond

Sept 6, 2019
Hastings Library
314 N Denver Ave
Hastings, Nebraska 68901

Cynthia Denise Richardson, author of Divine Destiny: Ordered Steps

Saturday Sept 21, 2019
The Gardens at Sumter
2065 McCrays Mill Road
Sumter, SC 29154
2-5 pm

Mary Ann Olsen, author of Little Cousins Birthdays

Saturday, August 24th, 2019
1-3 PM
Barnes & Noble
Newport News, VA

Thursday October 10th, 2019
Pre-School Presentation
Samuels Library
Front Royal, VA

Annie Streit, author of Rough and Tough T-Bone

Briali Vineyards & Winery
102 W State Road 120
Fremont, Indiana 46737
Sunday, August 25, 2019
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Mathias Wallace, author of Voiceless

Bean Broker Coffee House and Pub
Chadron, Nebraska
September 14, 2019 5-7pm

Colorado Bar and Grill
Oak Creek, Colorado
September 21, 2019 4-6pm

Alabama A&M University (ARC – Auditorium)
Huntsville, Alabama
October 4, 2019 4-6pm

Notasulga High School
Notasulga, Alabama
October 11, 2019 5-7pm

McGinns Bar and Grill
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
October 31, 2019 4-6pm

Ron Clements, author of Home Run On Wheels

Busboys & Poets
4251 Campbell Ave
Arlington, VA 22206
Tuesday August 13
Arlington, Va

Rolf Stibbe author of The Isle of the Dragon

Barnes & Noble
15900 La Cantera Parkway Bldg 27
San Antonio, TX 78256
Saturday August 17, 2019
2:00 PM

Ron Clements, author of Home Run on Wheels

Saturday July 20, 2019
North Way Christian Community
12121 Perry Hwy, Wexford, PA 15090

Mary Ann Olsen, author of Little Cousins Birthday

Barnes & Noble
Williamsburg, VA.
June 22nd – 1-3 pm

Winchester Book Galley
Winchester, VA.
June 29th – 11am-1pm

Children’s Library
Kilmarnock, VA.
July 17th – 10 – 11:30 am

Rev. Charles E. Pullen, author of The Book of Spiritual Poetry: Enlightenment

Barnes & Noble Booksellers – El Cerrito
6050 El Cerrito Plaza, El Cerrito, CA 94530
June 22, 2019
2:00 PM

Ron Clements, author of Home Run on Wheels

North Way Church
Wexford, PA

Vicky Pletsch,  author of Books Can Take You Anywhere

June 27
Carlock Library Reading & Book Signing
9:30 am
July 10
Filger Library Reading & Book Signing

Jerry Beasley, author of Nameless

5:30-8:30 PM

Hutchinson Library
2-4:00 PM

Newton Library
Newton, KS

Russell Peterson, author of The Armies of Forever

Northtown Mall
4750 N Division St
Spokane, WA 99207

Mary Angelo, author of I Found Someone to Play With

Betty B’s Bookstore
Henderson, NC.
June 29th

Zachary Hampl, author of The Mortician’s Curse

Barnes & Noble
South Burlington, VT
June 8th
1 pm

Louis Astorino, author of A Pencil in God’s Hand

June 1, from 1-4 pm
Barnes & Noble
301 South Hills Village
Pittsburgh, PA 15241

Rev. Charles E. Pullen, author of The Book of Spiritual Poetry: Enlightenment

Barnes & Noble Booksellers – El Cerrito
6050 El Cerrito Plaza, El Cerrito, CA 94530
June 22, 2019
2:00 PM

Sydney Pruitt-Fraser, author of Can You Believe

May 6, 2019
Bronx River Early Learn Center
1555East 174th Street
Bronx, New York 10472

May 9, 2019
Throggs Neck Early Learn Center
461 Swinton Avenue
Bronx, New York 10472

Yvette L. Forbes, author of Testimonies: Issues of Life

South Regional Broward College Library
7300 Pines Blvd
Pembroke Pines, FL 33024
Saturday May 11th 12 PM to 4 PM

Cheryl Williams, author of Collection of Poems

North Babylon Public Library
Sunday April 14th

Mary Ann Olsen, author of Little Cousins Birthday

Barnes & Noble Newtown
Williamsburg, VA
June 22nd 1-3 p.m

Karen Jensen, author of Never Come Back

The Book Loft
1680 Mission Drive
Solvang, California
Monday May 6
2:30 to 4 pm

Melinda Hall, author of A Seed of Change

April 20th at GypsyBeach Treasured Kreations
1107 Beck Ave
Panama City, FL 32401
from 10am to 12pm

Kris Forehand, Author of Genny’s River Day

April 27, 2019
Hanover Book Festival
Mechanicsville, VA

September 7, 2019
The Hockessin Bookshelf
Hockessin, DE

Kirk Abner, author of Flower Dog Man

March 18- Fincastle, VA Library 6:00 pm
March 20- Bristol, VA Public Library 6:00 pm
March 21- Jefferson City, TN Public Library 1:30 pm
March 22- Raleigh County (Beckley, WV) Public Library 1:00 pm
March 25- Kingsport, TN Public Library 6:00 pm
March 26- C Bascom Slemp Memorial Lib, Big Stone Gap, VA 6:00 pm
March 28- Russell County Public Library, Lebanon, VA 6:00 pm
April 2- Galax, VA Public Library 6:00 pm
April 3- Smyth County Public Library, Marion, VA 6:00 pm
April 4- Scott County Public Library, Gate City, VA 6:00 pm
April 16- Hamblen County Public Library, Morristown, TN 6:00 pm
April 17- King Family Library, Sevierville, TN 10:30 am
April 18- Dandridge, TN Memorial Library 5:30 pm
April 19- Unicoi County Public Library, Erwin, TN 2:00 pm
April 22- Blacksburg, VA Public Library 6:00 pm
April 23- Salem, VA Public Library 6:00 pm
April 25- Summers County Public Library, Hinton, WV 6:00 pm
April 27- Tazewell, VA County Public Library 9:00 am
April 29- Carroll County Public Library, Hillsville, VA 6:00 pm
April 30- Black Mountain, NC Library 6:00 pm
May 3- The Hatters Bookshop, Princeton, WV 10:00 am
May 8- Appalachian Regional Library, Boone, NC 6:00 pm

Brad Bawman, author of Beagle on Board

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM MST
The Denver Press Club
1330 Glenarm Pl
Denver, Colorado 80204

Faye Thompson, Author of Going Through: It Began with Jerome

Saturday, February 2, 2019
Manifestation Church
124 Loftin St.
Cedar Hill, TX 75104

Zeteri M. Hodges, Author of Shadows of Deceit

Friday, February 1, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
Page & Palette
32 S Section St
Fairhope, Alabama 36532

Kris Owen, author of Telling Sky

Saturday, December 1st
Sunset Grill
Campton, New Hampshire
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Thursday, December 6th
Plymouth Senior Center
Plymouth, New Hampshire
10:00am to 12:00pm

Saturday, December 8th
Covered Bridge Farm Table
Campton, New Hampshire
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Thursday, January 17th
Daydreams Hair Salon
Lincoln, New Hampshire
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Thomas Dominguez III, Author of A Fighter’s Will

Sunday, December 9, 2018
Barnes & Noble
El Paso/Fountains at Farah
8889 Gateway Blvd. West
El Paso, TX 79925

Dora Harman, Author of Tree’s Hidden Gift

December 7, 2018
The Annex Coffeehouse and Bakery
2601 Minnesota Ave.
Billings, MT 59101

Brad Bawmann, Author of Beagle on Board

December 9, 2018
7 pm
Tattered Cover Bookstore
Denver, CO

Richard J. Connors, Ph.D., Author of The Road to the Armistice 1918

November 11, 2018
InfoAge Science History Learning Center and Museum
Wall, NJ

Betty Hodges, Author of Jackie

October 27, 2018
Spokane, WA

November 17, 2018
Boots Bakery
Spokane, WA

Tiffany Smith, Author of The Roll the Dice

October 14th, 2018
Starts at 1pm
Barnes & Noble
Bakersfield, CA

James Edwards, author of The Other Life of Mary Abrams

October 20, 2018
Digimax Business Copy Store
Hours 3pm-7pm
Detroit, MI

Yolette Reidy, author of The Train in My Backyard

October 5, 2018
POSH at The Scranton Club (5 – 9 p.m. EST)
Scranton, PA

Ruby Wilson, author of Emily’s Choice

October 5, 6, & 7 2018
Ozark Craft Fair
Ozark, MO

Mike Grace, author of Arlecchino

December 7, 2018
Middle Country Public Library (5:30 – 7:30 p.m. EST)
Selden, NY