Events

UPCOMING:

GLOW CHRISTMAS PARTY AND VENDOR MARKET
: Book signing

  • Date: Friday, December 1, 2017
  • Location: Glow Medical Aesthetics, 3429 W Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77025
  • Program Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

PAST:

WRITERS LEAGUE OF TEXAS PANEL DISCUSSION
: Panelist (“How to Turn a Mess of Pages into A Book”)

  • Date: Friday, October 6, 2017
  • Location: Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005
  • Program Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
  • Website

BANNED BOOKS WEEK 2017: #RESIST
: Guest reader

  • Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017
  • Location: Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005
  • Program Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
  • Website

THE SLANT READING SERIES
: Featured reader

  • Date: Thursday, September 7, 2017
  • Location: St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 3816 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, Texas 77025
  • Program Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
  • Website

2017 AGENTS & EDITORS CONFERENCE (Writers’ League of Texas)
: Panelist, speaker

  • Date: Friday, June 30, 2017 and Saturday, July 1, 2017
  • Location:Hyatt Regency Austin, 208 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704
  • Program Time: 12:00 – 2:00 PM
  • Website

INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORE DAY
: Guest bookseller

  • Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017
  • Location: Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005
  • Program Time: 12:00 – 2:00 PM
  • Website

DOSTYK AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
: Writer-in-Residence

  • Date: January 23-26, 2017
  • Location: Atyrau, Kazakhstan
  • Website

AN EVENING WITH SHARON OLDS
: Appearing in conversation with Pulitzer Prize winning poet Sharon Olds

  • Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
  • Location: Christ Church Cathedral, 1117 Texas Ave, Houston, TX 77002
  • Program Time: 7:30 PM
  • Website
  • Purchase Tickets

BELLAIRE LIBRARY 65th ANNIVERSARY
: Featured author

  • Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016
  • Location: Christ Church Cathedral, 1117 Texas Ave, Houston, TX 77002
  • Program Time: 7:30 PM
  • Website
  • Purchase Tickets

HARVARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
: Reading and signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Wednesday, October 19, 2016
  • Location: 3733 Turnberry Circle, Bellaire, TX 77025
  • Program Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
  • Website

ROALD DAHL’S 100th BIRTHDAY PARTY
: Guest reader

  • Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016
  • Location: Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005
  • Program Time:10:30 AM
  • Website

THE SADNESS LAUNCH
: Appearing in conversation with THE SADNESS author, Ben Rybeck

  • Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2016
  • Location: Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005
  • Program Time: 7:00 PM
  • Website

BOLDFACE CONFERENCE
: Panel discussion on revision

  • Date: Friday, May 27, 2016
  • Location: University of Houston Honors College
  • Program Time: 1:45 PM
  • Website

MENILFEST
: Reading and signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Saturday, May 7, 2016
  • Location: The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006
  • Program Time: 1:00 – 1:30 PM
  • Website

SECOND BAPTIST SCHOOL
: Guest speaker

  • Date: Monday, April 25, 2016
  • Location: 6410 Woodway, Houston, TX 77057
  • Program Time: 11:30 AM

BELLAIRE PUBLIC LIBRARY
: Reading and signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Thursday, December 10, 2015
  • Location: 5111 Jessamine, Bellaire, Texas 77401
  • Program Time: 3:45 – 4:30 PM
  • Website

MARK TWAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
: Reading and signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Thursday, November 19, 2015
  • Location: 7500 Braes Blvd, Houston, TX 77025
  • Program Time: 5:00 PM

FULL MOON FESTIVAL
: Launch of the Colonial Park Little Free Library
: Reading (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Friday, October 23, 2015
  • Location: 4130 Byron St, West University Place, TX 77005
  • Program Time: 5:30 PM

HUNTERS CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
: Reading (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
  • Location: 10650 Beinhorn Rd, Houston Texas 77024
  • Program Time: 1:00 PM

2015 PBS KIDS WRITERS CONTEST AWARDS
: Guest speaker

  • Date: Saturday, May 9, 2015
  • Location: Children’s Museum of Houston
  • Program Time: 9:00 AM
  • Website

INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORE DAY @ BRAZOS BOOKSTORE
: Author-Contestant, Houston’s Ultimate Literary Showdown

  • Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015
  • Location: 2421 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005
  • Program Time: 6:30 PM
  • Website

COMMON GOOD BOOKS
: Reading, Q&A, signing
: In conversation with Peter Geye, author of THE LIGHTHOUSE ROAD (WHISPER HOLLOW)

  • Date: Thursday, April 16, 2015
  • Location: 38 S. Snelling Ave., St. Paul, MN 55105
  • Program Time: 7:00 PM
  • Website

MAGERS & QUINN BOOKSELLERS
: Reading, Q&A, signing (WHISPER HOLLOW)

  • Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
  • Location: 3038 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408
  • Program Time: 7:00 PM
  • Website

BLUE WILLOW BOOKSHOP
: Reading, Q&A, signing (WHISPER HOLLOW)

  • Date: Monday, April 13, 2015
  • Location: 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079
  • Program Time: 7:00 PM
  • Website

BOOKPEOPLE
: Reading, Q&A, signing (WHISPER HOLLOW)
: Conversation led by members of the Writer’s League of Texas

  • Date: Monday, March 30, 2015
  • Location: 603 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78703
  • Program Time: 7:00 PM
  • Website

MALAPROP’S BOOKSTORE
: Joint reading, interview, Q&A, and signing with Charles Baxter, author of THERE’S SOMETHING I WANT YOU TO DO (WHISPER HOLLOW)

  • Date: Friday, March 27, 2015
  • Location: 55 Haywood St, Asheville, NC 28801
  • Program Time: 7:00 PM
  • Website

PAGE & PALETTE
: Format: “Read It & Eat” – luncheon (available for $10), reading, Q&A, signing (WHISPER HOLLOW)

  • Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015
  • Location: 32 S. Section Street, Fairhope, AL 36532
  • Program Time: 12:00 PM
  • Website

BRAZOS BOOKSTORE
: WHISPER HOLLOW release party, reading, Q&A, signing

  • Date: Tuesday, March 24, 2015
  • Location: 2421 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005
  • Program Time: 7:00 PM
  • Website

TWIG BOOKSHOP
: Reading, Q&A, signing (WHISPER HOLLOW)

  • Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
  • Location: 306 Pearl Parkway, Suite 106, San Antonio, TX 78215
  • Program Time: 7:00 PM
  • Website

TWITTER
Live Twitter chat

RIVER OAKS ELEMENTARY BOOK FAIR
: Reading, signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: February 20, 2015
  • Location: ROE, 2008 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 77019
  • Program Time: 5:30 PM

TRAFTON BOOK FAIR
: Reading, signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: February 13, 2015
  • Location: Barnes & Noble, 3003 W Holcombe Blvd, Vanderbilt Square, Houston, TX 77025
  • Program Time: 2:00 PM

WINTER INSTITUTE 2015
: American Booksellers Association’s annual conference

  • Date: February 8-11, 2015
  • Location: Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC
  • Website

WEST UNIVERSITY ELEMENTARY BOOK FAIR
: Reading, signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 and Wednesday, November 19, 2014
  • Location: Barnes & Noble, 3003 W Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX 77025
  • Program Time: 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM
  • Website

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL BOOK FAIR
: Reading, signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Wednesday, November 5, 2014
  • Location: Barnes & Noble, 3003 W Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX 77025
  • Program Time: 8:30 AM until 10:30 AM
  • Website

DECK THE SHELVES
: Reception, signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Monday, November 3, 2014
  • Location: Bright Sky Press, 2365 Rice Blvd #202, Houston, TX 77005
  • Program Time: 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM
  • Website

RIVER OAKS BOOKSTORE
: Reading, signing (11 STORIES)

  • Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2013
  • Location: River Oaks Bookstore, 3270 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77098
  • Program Time: 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM
  • Website

ST. MICHAEL’S SCHOOL BOOK FAIR
: Reading, signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
  • Location: St. Michael’s School, 1833 Sage Road, Houston, TX 77056
  • Program Time: 5:00 PM
  • Website

MONTGOMERY COUNTY BOOK FESTIVAL
: Signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

WEST UNIVERSITY ELEMENTARY BOOK FAIR
: Reading, signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
  • Location: Barnes & Noble, 3003 W Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX 77025
  • Program Time: 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM
  • Website

RIVER OAKS BOOKSTORE
: Reception, signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Saturday, November 21, 2013
  • Location: River Oaks Bookstore, 3270 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77098
  • Program Time: 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM
  • Website

BRAZOS BOOKSTORE
: 11 STORIES release party, reading, Q&A, signing

  • Date: Saturday, November 9, 2013
  • Location: Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet St., Houston, TX 77005
  • Program Time: 11:30 AM until 12:30 AM
  • Website

TEXAS BOOK FESTIVAL
: Reading, signing (THE WORD BURGLAR)

  • Date: Sunday, October 27, 2013
  • Location: HEB Tent
  • Program Time: 11:45 AM until 12:30 PM
  • Website
  • Date: Sunday, October 27, 2013
  • Location: Bright Sky Press Tent
  • Program Time: 12:45 PM until 1:15 PM