Coming Events:

September 4:  Dropping in to sign books at West Side Books at 3434 W. 32nd St., Denver, about 11 a.m. Taking photos! Come be famous with Matt and Lois.


September 4: Book signing on the patio at the Bookbar independent bookstore, 2480 Tennyson, in west Denver. 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Stop by and get a book, or just have a glass of wine with us.

September 8: Meet the famous bookstore owner and NPR Fresh Air star, Danny, at Raven Bookstore, Lawrence, KS

September 8: 12:39 p.m., rerun of February 24 interview on KFMG's "Culture Buzz" with John Busbee, 98.9 FM and

September 10, 7 p.m.: Dog Eared Books, Ames, Iowa, in-person book conversation and book signing. Special "Clotild's Cranberry Cider" for sale. For tickets and more info:

September 12: In-person "Meet the Author", Story City, Iowa. 4-6 p.m. By invitation. To request information, use the chat button at the lower right hand corner of this page.

September 13: 6:30 p.m., Beaverdale Book Store, Des Moines, Iowa, in-person workshop "Your Publishing Options," a workshop for authors. Registration required. Fee.

September 21:  Private book club discussion, Waverly, Iowa.

September 26: Private event, Sioux Falls, SD

November 16: 11:30-1:30, Palm Springs branch of National League of American Pen Women luncheon meeting speaker. Guests and potential members all welcome. Oasis Country Club, 42330 Casbah Way, Palm Desert CA 92211, $28. Reservations required. RSVP by Nov. 11 through email at


CANCELLED DUE TO COVID: September 26: Private event, 4-6 p.m., by invitation. Sioux Falls, SD. 


CANCELLED DUE TO COVID: Oct. 1: 10-11:45 a.m., "Exploring Your Publishing Options" workshop, Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel conference room, Deadwood, SD. Fee.

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CANCELLED DUE TO COVID: October 1: 5:30-7:15 p.m., "Literary Feast: HERstorical Fiction," panel discussion, with Melanie Benjamin and Ariel Lawhon, Martin & Mason Hotel, 1898 Ballroom, SD Festival Festival of Books, Deadwood, SD. Fee.

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID: October 2: 11-11:45 a.m., "Researching Historical Fiction: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly," Deadwood VFW, SD Festival of Books, Deadwood, SD. 


February 24: Interview on KFMG's "Culture Buzz" with John Busbee, 98.9 FM and

April 20: Next Chapter Book Club, private Zoom meeting

May 6:  College of the Desert Library private party, discussion, Palm Desert

June 2: Duluth Book Club private Zoom meeting

June 3, 7 p.m.: Inlandia Institute Zoom presentation.  of The Rebel Nun and Victoria Waddle's Acts of Contrition. Free, open to public. Zoom: 

June 9: The Rebel Nun on BookBub. Join BookBub to get your ebook offer.

June 10: Guest blog on Novels Alive's blog for avid readers, plus giveaway! Win a free hardcover or audio CDs of The Rebel Nun.