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Catch Kristin on Tour

VIRTUAL EVENT | Wednesday, July 7, 2021 | 7pm ET

Friends & Fiction

Launch party for THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS, featuring Mary Kay Andrews, Kristy Woodson Harvey, Patti Callahan Henry, Mary Alice Monroe, and special guests

Click HERE to watch the join the Facebook group and watch live.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Thursday, July 8, 2021 | 6pm ET

Writer’s Block Bookstore at Quantum Leap Winery, 1312 Wilfred Drive, Orlando, FL 32803

Celebrating the launch of THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS.

Click HERE to register. Ticket includes a copy of the book and a glass of wine.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, July 8, 2021 | 8pm ET

St. Louis Public Library (Missouri)

In conversation with Fiona Davis about blending fact and fiction to bring history alive

Click HERE to tune in free via Facebook Live.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Friday, July 9, 2021 | 6pm ET

Cuyahoga County Public Library (Ohio)

In conversation with Kristy Woodson Harvey about friendship: the boat that keeps our community afloat

Click HERE to tune in free via Facebook Live

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Friday, July 9, 2021 | 7pm ET

Barrington Books (Rhode Island)

In conversation with Amy Tangerine about balancing motherhood and a creative career

Click HERE to register for FREE.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Saturday, July 10, 2021 | 11am ET

MacIntosh Books + Paper at Traders 2 Restaurant, 2340 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957

Brunch celebrating THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS.

Click HERE to register for brunch (Price includes book).

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Saturday, July 10, 2021 | 4pm ET

Copperfish Books, 212 W Virginia Ave, #112, Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Meet and mingle to celebrate THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS.

Click HERE to register for FREE.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Sunday, July 11, 2021 | 3pm ET

Oxford Exchange, 420 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, FL 33606

Meet and mingle to celebrate THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS.

Click HERE to reserve your spot for just $5.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, July 12, 2021| 5pm ET

Browseabout Books & Lewes Public Library (Delaware)

In conversation with Kristyn Kusek Lewis about how fiction can change lives.

Click HERE to register for FREE.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, July 12, 2021 | 8pm ET

Best of Books (Oklahoma)

In conversation with Jennifer Rosner about the astounding survival of refugees in the forests of WW2

Click HERE to register for FREE.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Tuesday, July 13, 2021 | 6:30pm ET

FoxTale Book Shoppe, 105 E Main Street, Woodstock, GA

Launch event for THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS

Click HERE to register for FREE.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Wednesday, July 14, 2021 | 12 noon ET

Hub City Bookshop at The Piedmont Club, 361 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 28302

Luncheon to celebrate THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS

Click HERE to purchase tickets and reserve your spot.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Wednesday, July 14, 2021 | 9pm ET

Warwick’s (California)

In conversation with Kristina McMorris about turning fact to fiction

Tune in FREE on Facebook Live. Click HERE to learn more.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Thursday, July 15, 2021 | 12 noon ET

Lexington County Main Library, 5440 Augusta Road, Lexington, SC

Author Talk and Signing

Click HERE for more information.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Thursday, July 15, 2021 | 5:30pm ET

Sumter County Museum, 122 N Washington St, Sumter, SC 29150

Cocktail Party for THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS

Click HERE for more information. Ticket price includes book.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Friday, July 16, 2021 | 11am ET

Litchfield Books at Pawleys Plantation, 70 Tanglewood Dr, Pawleys Island, SC 29585

Moveable Feast Luncheon

Click HERE to purchase tickets.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Friday, July 16, 2021 | 5pm ET

Wild Dunes Resort, 5757 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451

Book chat with Mary Alice Monroe

RSVP to clubline@wilddunes.com.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Saturday, July 17, 2021 | 12 noon ET

Barnes & Noble, Mt. Pleasant: 1716 Towne Centre Way, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464

Book talk and signing

Learn more HERE.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Sunday, July 18| 2pm ET

Tybee Post Theater, 10 Van Horne Ave, Tybee Island, GA

Sunday Matinee with Three New York Times Bestselling Authors

Patti Callahan Henry in Conversation with Kristin Harmel and Mary Kay Andrews

Buy your tickets HERE.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Monday, July 19| 3pm ET

Pat Conroy Literary Center, 601 Bladen Street, Beaufort, SC

An Afternoon with Kristin Harmel, hosted by Cassandra King Conroy

Click HERE to reserve your spot by July 16.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, July 19, 2021 | 7pm ET

Gramercy Books (Ohio)

In conversation with Janet Beard and Linda Kass about writing history

Click HERE to register.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, July 20, 2021 | 7pm ET

Nantucket Book Festival

Friends & Fiction game show and fun hosted by Tim Ehrenberg

Click HERE to register for FREE.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, July 22, 2021 | 5:30pm ET

Westerly Library (Rhode Island)

In conversation with Sadeqa Johnson about why telling stories of the past can help change our perspective on the future

Click HERE to register for FREE.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, July 22, 2021| 6:30pm ET

Wine & Words with Wade

In conversation with Wade Rouse (Viola Shipman) via Facebook Live

Watch live HERE.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Sunday, July 25, 2021| 10:30am ET

Fair Lawn Jewish Center

In conversation about The Forest of Vanishing Stars

To register, email info@FLJC.com by 7/20/21.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, July 26 | 7pm ET

Adventures by the Book (California)

Virtual launch party for THREE WORDS FOR GOODBYE, by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb

Click HERE to purchase a ticket (which includes a book with signed bookplate).

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, July 26, 2021 | 8:30pm ET

Lynden Sculpture Garden’s Women’s Speaker Series (Wisconsin)

In conversation with Margy Stratton, hosted by Boswell Book Co. and Milwaukee Reads

Click HERE to register.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, July 27, 2021 | 7pm ET

Langley-Adams Library with Jabberwocky Bookshop (Massachusetts)

In conversation with Marie Benedict about shining light on the heroes history has forgotten

Click HERE to register for FREE.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Wednesday, July 28, 2021 | 9pm ET

Vroman’s Bookstore (California)

In conversation with S.A. Cosby

Click HERE to register for more information (coming soon)

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, August 16, 2021 | 7pm ET

The Friends & Fiction Official Book Club

In conversation with Lisa Harrison and Brenda Gardner via Facebook Live

Click HERE to join the F&F Official Book Club on Facebook and HERE to RSVP to this intimate chat.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Saturday, August 21, 2021 | 9am-5pm CT

Mississippi Book Festival (Mississippi State Capitol Complex)

Literary Lawn Party

Click HERE to find out more.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Friday, Sept. 3, 2021 | 3pm ET

Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library, 249 Frank Allen Rd, Cashiers, NC 28717

THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS Book Talk and Signing

Click HERE for more information.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021 | 12:30pm ET

Highlands Hudson Public Library, 554 Main St., Highlands, NC 28741

Books & Bites with THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS

More information coming soon.

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021 | 3:30pm ET

Fontana Macon County Public Library, 149 Siler Farm Rd, Franklin, NC 28734

THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS Book Talk and Signing

More information coming soon.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021 | 7pm ET

East Granby Public Library (Connecticut)

In conversation with Patti Callahan about writing with a hint of magic

More information coming soon.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, Oct. 12 | 8pm ET

Waseca Public Library (Minnesota)

In conversation about THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS

More information coming soon.

Selected Past Events

 

**LIVE EVENT** | Tuesday, July 6, 2021 | 6pm ET

Vero Beach Book Center, 392 21st St. Vero Beach, FL, 32690

Celebrating the launch of THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS

Click HERE for more information.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, July 5, 2021 | 11am ET

Reading with Robin Instagram Live

In conversation with Robin Kall

Watch live on Robin’s Instagram page.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Sunday, June 27, 2021 | 6pm ET

Adventures by the Book (California)

“Fireside Chat” in conversation with Susan McBeth.

Click HERE to register. (Ticket includes a copy of The Forest of Vanishing Stars, with a signed bookplate and access to a unique new event platform.)

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, June 24, 2021 | 12 noon ET

Simon & Schuster Canada Facebook Live (Canada)

A Step Back in Time with Genevieve Graham and Rachel Hore.

Click HERE to register for FREE.

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, June 22, 2021 | 6pm ET

Bethany Beach Books (Delaware)

When Stars Collide… and Vanish in the Forest: A one-of-a-kind virtual conversation with Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Click HERE to register.

** FREE LIMITED EDITION COOLER BAG FOR THE FIRST 50 PRE-ORDERS FROM BETHANY BEACH BOOKS!*

 

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, June 17, 2021| 1pm ET

Roth Jewish Community Center of Greater Orlando (Florida)

In conversation with Alison Hammer about writing compelling family stories.

Click HERE to register. (Tickets begin at $11)

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 | 6:30pm ET
MacIntosh Books + Paper, Sanibel, FL
Virtual chat about THE BOOK OF LOST NAMES. Click HERE to register for FREE.

WEB SERIES | Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020 | 7:00pm ET
Friends & Fiction: Five Bestselling Authors. Endless Stories.
With special guest Brit Bennett
Join via Facebook Live on the FRIENDS & FICTION Facebook Group Page

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020 | 7:30pm ET
City Lit Books, Chicago, IL
In conversation with Linda Kass about Linda’s new novel A RITCHIE BOY. Click HERE to register for FREE.

WEB SERIES | Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020 | 7:00pm ET
Friends & Fiction: Five Bestselling Authors. Endless Stories.
With special guest Caroline Leavitt
Join via Facebook Live on the FRIENDS & FICTION Facebook Group Page

WEB SERIES | Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020 | 7:00pm ET
Friends & Fiction: Five Bestselling Authors. Endless Stories.
With special guests JT Ellison & Hank Phillippi Ryan
Join via Facebook Live on the FRIENDS & FICTION Facebook Group Page

WEB SERIES | Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020 | 7:00pm ET
Friends & Fiction: Five Bestselling Authors. Endless Stories.
With special guest Sue Monk Kidd
Join via Facebook Live on the FRIENDS & FICTION Facebook Group Page

Past Events

WEB SERIES | Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020 | 7:00pm ET
Friends & Fiction: Five Bestselling Authors. Endless Stories.
With special guest Elizabeth Berg
Join via Facebook Live on the FRIENDS & FICTION Facebook Group Page

WEB SERIES | Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020 | 7:00pm ET
Friends & Fiction: Five Bestselling Authors. Endless Stories.
With special guest Charlaine Harris
Join via Facebook Live on the FRIENDS & FICTION Facebook Group Page

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020 | 11:00am ET
Reading with Robin
Historical Fiction Panel with Hazel Gaynor and Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai
Click HERE to register!

WEB SERIES | Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020 | 7:00pm ET
Friends & Fiction: Five Bestselling Authors. Endless Stories.
With special guest Lian Dolan
Join via Facebook Live on the FRIENDS & FICTION Facebook Group Page

VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020 | 7:00pm ET
M. Judson Booksellers, Greenville, SC
Virtual Happy Hour Book purchase required. Click HERE to join!

WEB SERIES | Wednesday, September 30, 2020 | 7:00pm ET
Friends & Fiction: Five Bestselling Authors. Endless Stories.
With special guest Kathy Reichs
Join via Facebook Live on the FRIENDS & FICTION Facebook Group Page

VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, September 28, 2020 | 7:30pm ET
Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh, NC
In conversation with David James Poissant (Lake Life)
Click HERE to get the Zoom link to join!
VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, September 28, 2020 | 6:00pm ET
Oxford Exchange, Tampa, FL
In conversation with Jan Eliasberg (Hannah’s War)
Click HERE to get the Zoom link to join!
VIRTUAL EVENT | Sunday, August 30, 2020, 3:00pm ET
Southern Literature Alliance
“The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, August 24, 2020, 7:00pm ET
Cuyahoga County (OH) Public Library
In conversation with Ron Block and Fiona Davis
VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 8:00pm ET
Creating Conversations, Redondo Beach, CA
“The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Sunday, August 16, 2020, 7:00pm ET
Adventures by the Book
In conversation with Paula McLain and Jeffrey Blount
VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 6:00pm ET
BookTowne, Manasquan, NJ
“The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, July 30, 2020, 5:00pm ET
Women’s Association of Hilton Head Island
Author Series
VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, July 28, 2020, 7:00pm ET
Avon (CT) Free Public Library
“The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Sunday, July 26, 2020, 1:00pm ET
Jewish Community Centers of Greater Orlando, Tampa, and Fort Lauderdale
“The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Friday, July 24, 2020, 5:00pm ET
Browseabout Books with Lewes Public Library (Rehoboth Beach, Delaware)
“The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Friday, July 24, 2020, 3:00pm ET
Florida Library Association
Keynote Speech
VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, July 23, 2020, 1:00pm ET
A Likely Story Bookstore with the Carrol County Public Library (Maryland)
“The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, July 23, 2020, 1:00pm ET
Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop & Cafe
In conversation with Kristy Woodson Harvey
VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 7:00pm ET
Bethany Beach Books
“The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 5:00pm ET
SIBA “Reader Meet Writer” series
“The Book of Lost Names” in conversation with Kristina McMorris and Wiley Cash
View HERE.
VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, July 20, 2020, 6:30pm ET
Friends of the Lexington Main Library (SC)
“The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, July 20, 2020, 3:00pm ET
Simon & Schuster Canada
In conversation with Santa Montefiore and Tara Henley
VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, July 16, 2020, 7:00pm ET
Writer’s Block Bookstore, Winter Park, FL
Book Launch for “The Book of Lost Names”
VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, July 16, 2020, 6:00pm ET
FoxTale Book Shoppe, Atlanta, GA
In conversation with Fiona Davis
VIRTUAL EVENT | Tuesday, July 14, 2020, 6:30pm ET
Oxford Exchange, Tampa, FL
In conversation with Fiona Davis
VIRTUAL EVENT | Monday, July 6, 2020, 1:00pm ET
Orlando Jewish Community Center
Private virtual chat
VIRTUAL EVENT | Thursday, June 4, 2020, 7:00pm ET
Cuyahoga County Public Library
In conversation with Ron Block