October 20, 2019 (11-1)

Little Golden Book Extravaganza

Face In A Book 

4359 Town Center Blvd Ste 113
El Dorado Hills, California 95762

Join Little Golden Book author, Nikki Shannon Smith and myself for a Little Golden Book party! We'll be reading and signing our five Little Golden Book titles just in time for the Holidays! For craft time, kids get to make their own Little Golden Books.  Hope to see you there!

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Upcoming events

​​Past Events

June 2, 2018

11 am - 1:30 pm

Barnes & Noble 

280 Pallado Parkway 

Folsom, CA 95030

A triple treat! Join myself, Linda Whalen and Linda Joy Singleton for story time, crafts, and goodies.  With over 50 published books between us, children's books are our passion! To accompany my book, The Hawk of the Castle, I'll be demonstrating real falconry equipment. 

June 28, 2018

10-11 am

Rio Linda Library

Story time. Summer Reading Program

6724 6th St.
Rio Linda, CA 95673

Come out for a SPRINGTIME BABIES story time at Rio Linda Library in the Sacramento area. After story time, the children can make their own Little Golden Book!  

March 24, 2018
11-2 pm
Vine & Branches Coffee Shop
110 West Oak Street, Lodi, CA  95240​
(209) 333-3111

Grab a cuppa coffee and join me and special guest author, Linda Whalen, for a day of picture book fun.  Bring the kids for readings, snacks and crafts!  With over 10 titles to choose from, there will be a picture book for all ages and interests.

December 9, 2017  

10 am- 4 pm

Preston Castle Holiday Bazaar

900 Palm Dr, Ione, California 95640

Have books signed for the little ones on your Christmas list and travel back to olden times at the beautiful Preston Castle. You'll also find lots of interesting booths with arts, crafts, jewelry, baked goods, and other gift items while listening to Christmas Carols.

November 11, 2017

Face in a Book

Book Celebration and Giveaway

4359 Town Center Blvd Ste 113

El Dorado Hills, California 95762

I'll be joined by authors Linda Joy Singleton and Linda Whalen for this triple book celebration! Linda Joy Singleton will be sharing her middle-grade mystery series, Curious Cat Spy Club, Linda Whalen will be reading her debut picture book, Little Red Rolls Away and Join me for some falconry fun as I read The Hawk of the Castle: A Story of Medieval Falconry and share real falconry equipment with the kids.

Also, we will be giving away this HUGE basket of books, plushies and treats to one lucky winner! Enter anytime between now and November 11th at Face in a Book. Must be present to win.

March 9, 2017

10-11 am

Rio Linda Library
6724 6th St.
Rio Linda, CA 95673

Join me for story time.  I'll be reading my counting book, Swallow the Leader and we'll make a fun fishy eating craft!

November 26th, 2016


Book Signing

French at Heart

Small Business Saturday

16 North School Street, Lodi, California 95240

I'll be signing all my titles at this event.  Come join the fun!

November 5, 2016

11 am - 1pm

Book Signing

Face in a Book

16 North School Street,

Lodi, California 95240

It's always a blast at Face in a Book.  Come join me for reading, snacks and crafts!