Book Launch Appearances and Other Fun Stuff!


Tuesday, March 26, 7:00pm
Trinity Lutheran Church, 115 4th St. N., Stillwater, MN hosted by Valley Bookseller. Tickets online are $15 and include a $5 coupon toward the purchase of the book at:

Wednesday, March 27, 7:00pm
Trinity Episcopal Church, 322 2nd St., Excelsior, MN hosted by Excelsior Bay Books. Tickets are $15 and include a $5 coupon toward the purchase of the book and available online at

Saturday, March 30, 7:00pm
Zenith Books, 318 N. Central Ave., Duluth, MN


Wednesday Day, April 3, 7:00 
Ticketed Event at Content Books, Northfield

Thursday, April 4th, 6:30pm
Talk and Signing hosted by Scout & Morgan Books, Thursday, April 4th, 6:30pm
The Spare Room at Chucker’s Bowl, 1270 W. 3rd St., Rush City, MN

Monday, April 8, 7:00
Talk and Signing at Barnes & Noble, Edina

Thursday, April 11th, 6:30
An Evening With Curtis Sittenfeld

Saturday, April 13th, 10:00am
Coffee Klatch at Arcadia Books, Spring Green, WI

Saturday, April 13th, 7:00pm
Talk and Signing at the Madison Chocolate Company, 729 Glenway St., Madison, WI

Tuesday, April 23, 7:00
Talk and signing at Norway House, Minneapolis

Thursday, April 25th, 7:00pm
Talk and Signing at Prior Lake Library
16210 Eagle Creek Ave SE, Prior Lake, MN


Wordplay at the Loft — This is a World Class Writers Event, People!

Saturday, May 11th, 1pm-3pm
Teaching a class called ‘Lassoing the Muse without Choking Her’

Sunday, May 12th, 2:15-3:15
In Conversation with Helen Ellis


Monday, June 3rd, 12:00pm
Brown Bag Event at Brainerd Public Library, 416 S. 5th St., Brainerd, MN

Saturday, June 8, 7:00pm
Talk and Signing at Drury Lane Books, 12E Wisconsin St., Grand Marais, MN

Wednesday, June 19th, 6:00pm
Talk and Signing at Westcott Library, 1340 Westcott Rd., Eagen, MN


Tuesday, July 9th, 7:00pm
Talk and Signing at Balsam Lake Library, Balsam, WIs

Tuesday, July 23rd, 7:00pm
I’ll be joining other writers for the book launch of The Lager Queen of Minnesota, by J. Ryan Stradal
Lake Monster Brewing, 550 Vandalia St., St. Paul, MN


Thursday, August 8th & Friday, August 9th
I’ll be one again emceeing the fabulous event that is Wine & Words!