Friday and Saturday, September 27 & 28, 2019

Write Now 2019 Conference sponsored by Desert Sleuths at Embassy Suites, Phoenix, Arizona.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

KJZZ Radio and Arizona State University are hosting the KJZZ Arizona Story Fest on Saturday, June 1st from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Mesa Convention Center, Building C. The address is 201 N. Center Street, Mesa, AZ 85201. The event is free and you’ll be amazed at the wide array of books and amazing writers you will find there. Many of them will take the Stage to tell you about their latest book. Come find a book you love and have it signed by the author! For more information and to preview books highlighted there, go to

Saturday, March 23, 2019

The Mesa Public Library is presenting CozyCon at the Red Mountain branch from 1 to 4 p.m. The event features local mystery writers who will have their amazing books for sale. It will be a fantastic day featuring four panels with the following topics:  CONTEMPORTARY COZY, SOWEST KILLER NIGHTS ANTHOLOGY, FANTASTICAL COZY MYSTERIES and NOT SO COZY CRIME. So whether you’re into cozy mysteries, or suspense or horror, there will be something for everyone! Join us at 635 N. Power Road, Mesa, AZ 85205!

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Scottsdale Public Library at the Civic Center is sponsoring their Annual Local Author Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The address is 3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd. and is a free event. I can’t wait to join the many authors who will be selling their books and chatting with people about reading and writing.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

The Red Mountain branch of the Mesa Public Library is hosting their Annual Local Author Book Fair from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The address is 635 N. Power Road. This is a free event and many Arizona authors will be selling their books. Of course, I’ll be there with my Kendra Morgan series, too. Come join us for an amazing afternoon!

Saturday, November 10, 2018

The Main Branch of the Mesa Public Library is hosting me as their Local Author of the Month, Saturday, November 10th from 2 to 4 p.m. I will be there signing copies of my Kendra Morgan series, Clipped! and Cornered! The address is:  64 East 1st Street, Mesa, AZ 85201. Come on out and see what the library has to offer!

I’ll also be at the Dobson and Red Mountain branches on the following Saturdays from 1 to 3 p.m. Check out the library website, for those addresses and a peak at the terrific events they sponsor!

Saturday, November 3, 2018

The Tempe Library is hosting its annual Book Festival, Saturday, November 3rd from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. You will find an amazing group of Arizona authors! The address is:  3500 South Rural Road (southwest corner of Rural and Southern)

If you like mysteries, be sure to check out the Sisters in Crime Booth! I’ll look for you there!

Saturday, May 6, 2018

Come into Half Price Books to say hello this Saturday, May 6th. I’ll be there from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a book signing. The address is 6339 E Southern Av, Mesa, AZ. The store is on the perimeter of Superstition Springs Mall in the strip mall with Best Buy, Ross and other stores.  I always love talking to readers and the store has a fantastic selection of reading material.

Saturday, March 3, 2018 – Red Mountain Library

The Red Mountain branch of the Mesa Public Library is hosting its Annual Local Authors Book Fair from 1 to 5 p.m. About fifty talented Arizona authors, including yours truly, are expected to be there signing their books and chatting with attendees. I hope to see you there!

Friday, November 24, 2017 – The Book Vault, Superstition Springs Mall

Join me on Black Friday at The Book Vault in Superstition Springs Mall from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. I’ll be signing copies of my mystery novels, Clipped! and Cornered!, in the Kendra Morgan mystery series. Can’t wait to see you!

Thursday, September 28th, 2017 – Curves Fitness

Curves Fitness in Mesa is hosting an Open House in honor of their 25th Birthday Celebration. There will be prizes, yummy snacks, and good company. I’ll be there from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. signing copies of Cornered!, my new sequel in the Kendra Morgan mystery series. Bring a friend and join the fun! The address is 7133 E Main Street, Mesa 85207.

Saturday, September 3, 2016, The Book Vault

Stop by The Book Vault at the Power Square Mall to enter to win a signed copy of Clipped! any time between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. The store has an amazing inventory of used books for your browsing pleasure. The address is 2055 S. Power Road, Mesa, AZ and is on the southeast corner of Power and Baseline.

Saturday, March 5th, 2016, Sunland Village Arts & Crafts Show

Sunland Village is hosting their phenomenal Arts & Crafts Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. where admission and parking are free! The address is:  4601 E. Dolphin Avenue, Mesa, AZ 85206 (Turn east on Diamond off Greenfield, between Broadway & Southern by the fire station). There will be over 100 vendors inside the auditorium and outside, too. I can’t wait to see all the wonderful folks that turn out for this event as I talk to readers and sign copies of Clipped!.

Saturday, January 23, 2016, Dreamland Villa Arts & Crafts Fair

Once again, Dreamland Villa is hosting its Arts & Crafts Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Farnsworth Hall, 6159 E. University Drive. Admission and parking are free! I had such a great time there before that I can’t wait. I plan to offer a great “Show Special” for those who purchase a signed copy of Clipped!. I hope to see you there!

Sunday, December 6th, Unity Church of Mesa

The annual Holiday Bazaar begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 1 p.m. I’m delighted to be a part of this festive event. In addition, the high school youth will be providing a potato bar lunch as a fundraiser at noon. Enjoy a tasty lunch while you shop the bazaar and stay for the afternoon concert. Hot potatoes with all the toppings and a drink will be available for $5.00. The church is at the corner of Lindsay and Southern.

Saturday, November 21st, Sunland Village Arts & Crafts Show, Mesa

Another terrific Arts & Crafts Fair will be held in my own community from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Sunland Village, 4601 E. Dolphin Avenue. Turn east on Diamond off Greenfield, between Broadway and Southern by the fire station. I’ve attended this show in the past and it never disappoints. I plan to see you there and hopefully sign a copy of Clipped! for you.

Saturday, November 7th, Farnsworth Hall, Mesa

Dreamland Villa hosts a marvelous Arts & Crafts Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 6159 E. University Drive. Many artists and crafters display their boundless creativity here. Admission and parking are free. It will be fun to meet people from the community and sign my book.

Saturday, October 24th, City of Mesa Library, Red Mountain Branch

The Ready, Set, Write! Author Mini-Conference runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is free! The address is 65 North Power Road, Mesa AZ 85205. Many wonderful classes are in the works, and participants will also receive the tools they need to accomplish 50,000 words for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriM0) which kicks off in November. I’m excited to be a part of the Q&A Panel of published authors where participants can ask questions about the writing and publishing industry.

Saturday, October 3rd, Bookman’s Entertainment Exchange Book Signing

Todd Wethington, Event Coordinator for Bookman’s, has been kind enough to schedule a second book signing for Clipped! next Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. The address is 1056 South Country Club, Mesa AZ 85210. I thoroughly enjoyed my last signing there. The patrons were so much fun to talk to! Come join us. Bookman’s offers many other goodies besides books. Check out their website at http//

Friday and Saturday, August 14th and 15th, Desert Sleuths will be hosting a fantastic WriteNow!2015 Writers Conference.

There will be many captivating speakers at this annual conference in Scottsdale, Arizona, including Sara  Paretsky as the keynote speaker. It is very reasonably priced. For more details, go to

Saturday, July 18th, the Southeast Regional Library in Gilbert, AZ, is hosting a Teen Lit Fest from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

There will be many talented Arizona writers conducting workshops and serving on panels. I will be on a mixed genre panel from 12:30 to 1 p.m.

The event is geared toward teens, but everyone is welcome and it is free! For those so inclined, there will be signed author copies for sale. The library is located on Greenfield and Guadalupe next to the Riparian Preserve. For more information, go to the library’s website:

Thursday, July 2nd, The Tattered Book, has scheduled a book signing for me from 3 to 6 p.m.

I’m excited to be in Nebraska, where the setting of my book, CLIPPED!, takes place. The address is 110 West 3rd, Grand Island, NE 68801. Check out their website on Face Book at Tattered Book.

Friday, July 3rd, I’ll continue my tour of Nebraska at Hastings Books, Music & Videos from 4 to 7 p.m.

The address is 2250 North Webb Road, #144, Grand Island, NE 68803. Their website is

Thursday, July 9th, The Solid Rock book store in Kearney, NE, has booked a signing for me from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The address is 2010 Central Avenue, Kearney, NE 68847.  I hope you can make it to one of these three locations while I’m in Nebraska.

Saturday, June 6th, Bookman’s Entertainment Exchange, has booked a signing for me from 2 to 4 p.m.

It is a fantastic store and located on the northwest corner of Southern and Country Club. The address is 1056 South Country Club, Mesa Arizona 85210. Check out their website at See you there!

Monday, February 2nd, join me at Curves Fitness, 7133 E Main St, Mesa, Arizona 85207 from 10 a.m. until noon.

I’ll be doing another book signing for those who may have missed my previous appearances, like our many winter visitors!

Book signing at the TUSCON BOOK FESTIVAL on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 11 a.m.

You’ll be able to find me at the Desert Sleuths Sisters in Crime table, Booth #122. This is the 3rd largest book festival in the country, so I can’t wait to be a part of it!

The remaining Saturdays in March, I will be doing book signings at the Mesa Public Libraries as follows:

March 7th:  Main Library at 64 E. First Street, Mesa, AZ 85201

March 21st:  Dobson Branch at 2425 S. Dobson Road, Mesa, AZ 85202

March 28th:  Red Mountain Branch at 635 N. Power Road, Mesa, AZ 85205

All the Mesa library times will be from 1 to 3 p.m.

I look forward to seeing you there!