Next Up: Dakota County Local Author Fair

Dakota County Local Author Fair The 2019 Straight River Book Tour continues into November with a new event for me: the Dakota County Local Author Fair. Thirty local authors will be present throughout the day to showcase their talent and Continue reading Next Up: Dakota County Local Author Fair

Downtown Thursdays This Week

To all my Southern Minnesota fans, I’ll be at Downtown Thursdays in Owatonna this Thursday, Aug.1, from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Come downtown on North Cedar and buy a personally signed copy of Straight River and/or Castle Danger. I’ll Continue reading Downtown Thursdays This Week

NAC Art & Book Festival Update

Just a reminder that the NAC Art & Book Festival is coming up on Saturday, Aug. 10, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. It’s held in beautiful (but TINY) downtown Hackensack MN and is going strong after almost a quarter-century! Continue reading NAC Art & Book Festival Update

Deep Valley Book Festival Headliners Details

I’m excited to participate for the second consecutive year in the Deep Valley Book Festival in Mankato MN this fall. I’ll be selling and signing copies of Straight River as well as hot-off-the-press copies of Castle Danger featuring the new Continue reading Deep Valley Book Festival Headliners Details

Event Reminder–Owatonna Public Library

Owatonna Public Library

One week from today I’ll be at the Owatonna Public Library for something a bit different. I’ll give my first PowerPoint presentation ever.  (So come watch me crash and burn!) 😈 ) The topic is titled, “Everything you always wanted Continue reading Event Reminder–Owatonna Public Library

Still Time to meet me at Fair Trade Books

Straight River Cover

Last reminder: I’ll be selling and signing copies of my new book, Straight River, at Fair Trade Books in Red Wing today from 11-2. It’s a great day for a drive to buy a new book and browse a terrific Continue reading Still Time to meet me at Fair Trade Books

Next Stop–Fair Trade Books in Red Wing

Fair Trade Books in Red Wing MN

Hey, gang, I’m excited to return to a great independent bookstore, Fair Trade Books in Red Wing. The owners, Rick and Zoe, represent the epitome of friendly, helpful customer service. Click on the link below to check out their store Continue reading Next Stop–Fair Trade Books in Red Wing

Sweet Reads Books Signing Event

Straight River Cover

I had a successful book signing and discussion with readers about my newest novel, Straight River, at my favorite bookstore (out of so many that are spectacular), Sweet Reads Books in Austin MN. Owner Lisa Deyo wasn’t able to be Continue reading Sweet Reads Books Signing Event

Excellent Start to the Straight River Book Launch Events

Check Out the NEW PAGE on my Website

The launch of my second novel, Straight River, is off to a strong start. An appreciative, enthusiastic group of book lovers showed up at Central Park Coffee in Owatonna on Feb. 28. Michelle Redman, the executive director of Big Brothers Continue reading Excellent Start to the Straight River Book Launch Events

Final Book Event of the Season

My final book event of the season looks to be lots of fun. An interesting mix of authors from southern Minnesota will be reading from their latest work. Then, we’ll all be selling and signing copies, and chatting with readers and Continue reading Final Book Event of the Season