“A bravura performance."

Book Tour and Events

Paperback Tour Fall 2013!

Now in paperback!
July: Visiting Artist at Haystack Mountain School of the Arts.

August 20th: Bank Square Books, Mystic, CT. Author luncheon. 12-1:30PM Call or see website for reservations!

August 21 through Friday, August 23: Visiting Writer at Bread Loaf writer’s conference, Middlebury Vermont.

Friday, August 30 to Monday, September 2nd Decatur Book Festival, Decatur Georgia [Atlanta area]

September 7 and 8: Slice Magazine Writers Conference, Brooklyn, NY

September 10th: Belfast Free Library. “Maine Writers Talk About” Belfast, ME. 6:30 pm

September 12th 7:00 PM Jesup Memorial Library
34 Mt. Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine

September 18-23 Nashville, TN

Thursday, September 26th to 29th Booktopia 2013, Petoskey, MI

September 30th: Portland Stage Life Among Giants Event 7:00 p.m.

October 4-5 Bangor, Maine, Book Festival

October 7-9th Colby College

Oct 26th-27th: Texas Book Festival: http:/​/​www.texasbookfestival.org/​
Austin, TX

November 2nd Vegas Valley Festival of the Book, Las Vegas Nevada

November 8 and 9 Lighthouse Writers Workshop, Denver, CO 80206

Check back frequently for updates!

Spring 2012 [past]
March 3: Benefit for Longfellow Books! (Flood relief!): With Monica Wood, Richard Russo, Ron Currie Jr.
March 6-9: AWP conference. Bill and Dave's Cocktail Hour table!
March 9-12: Tuscon Festival of the Book: University of Arizona Campus, Tuscon, AZ
March 20: College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
March 21-24: Virginia Festival of the Book
March 25: Ashland University, Ashland, OH
March 26: Ohio University, Athens, OH
March 28: Telling Room Benefit, Portland, ME

April 26-27: Newburyport Literary Festival, Newburyport, Mass.

July 14-26: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts Writer in Residence

September 27-29: Booktopia Festival. Petoskey, Michigan.

June 6,7,8: Book Expo America, Javits Center NYC. Galley signing.

October 15: Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association, Tacoma, WA: National Voices Luncheon.

November 1: Suny Fredonia, Fredonia, New York. Public reading 7:00 p.m.
November 5-7: University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Public reading 11/6. 7 p.m.
November 8: Bar Harbor, Maine, Public Library, 7:00 p.m. [Sherman’s Books]
November 9: LAUNCH PARTY. Emery Center, UMF, Farmington, ME. PARTY.
November 12: Sherman’s Books Freeport, Maine: 1:00 p.m.
November 13: RiverRun Books, Portsmouth, NH: 7:00 p.m.
November 14: College of the Assumption, Worcester, MA: 7:00 p.m.
November 15: Fairfield College, Fairfield, CT: 7:00 p.m.
November 16: Bank Square Books, Mystic, CT: Noon [postponed due to Sandy]
November 17: Westport, CT, Public Library: 1 p.m.
November 18: KGB Bar, 85 East 4th St. NYC: 7:00 p.m.


November 26: Big Hat Books, Indianapolis, IN: 6:00 p.m.
November 27, 28: Purdue University
November 29: Joseph Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati, OH 7:00 p.m.
November 30: Books & Co, Dayton, OH: 7:00 p.m.
December 3: Books & Books, Coral Gables, FL: 8:00 p.m.
December 4: GA Center for the Book, DeKalb County Library, Decatur, GA: 7:15 p.m.
December 6: Andover Books, Andover, MA: 7:00 p.m.
December 12: Longfellow Books, Portland, Maine: 7:00 p.m.
December 13: New Caanan. CT, Public Library: 7:00 p.m. [Elm Street Books]


January 7: University Books, Seattle, WA: 7:00 p.m.
January 9: Booksmith, San Francisco, CA: 7:30 p.m.
January 10: Powell’s Books, Portland, OR: 7:00 p.m.
January 11: Pacific University, Oregon Coast
January 12: Sunriver Books, Sunriver Oregon: 7:00 p.m.
January 15: Watermark Books, Wichita, KS: 7:30 p.m.
January 17: Magers and Quinn, Minneapolis, MN: 7:30 p.m.

February 5: University of Southern Maine book store: 7:00 p.m.
February 6: Portland, Maine, Public Library: noon. [with Longfellow books]