Alligator Creek is now available at:


                             Barron's of Texas, 405 W. Loop 281, Longview, TX       

                             Texas Star Trading Company, 174 Cypress, Abilene, TX (website:                   

                             Treasures of Lake City, 321 Marion Avenue, Lake City, Florida

                             Heartisans Marketplace, Longview, TX 

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1/12/17        Thursday, noon: Presentation and Book Signing, Henderson Women's Forum, Henderson, Texas, members and guests only

1/26/17       Thursday, 3-5 PM: Recipe for a Good Read, Trinity School of Texas Library: a presentation of local authors and illustrators and their books. Refreshments - hot chocolate and sweets. media coverage. Open to public

10/1/15     *Book Signing: Gregg County Historical Museum, Longview, Texas

10/6/15      Longview Downtown Rotary

11/5/15      Thursday- 1-3 pm Book Signing, Louis Morgan Drugs, #4

11/12/15    Shakespeare Club, presentation - private event

11/12/15    Pulpwood Queens Book Club, presentation - private event 

11/14/15    Saturday--Southern Tea and Book Signing at J&Co, Kilgore,

1/7/16        Thursday, 10 a.m. Buckner Westminister Place, Friendship Room

                      Open to Public

1/21/16      Thursday, 11:30 AM, Presentation for Confederate

                  Heroes Day, luncheon, Kilgore, TX, Jalapeno Tree

2/7/16 -2/13/16 --speaking engagements in Lake City, Florida—

               the city where my ancestors, stars of  Alligator Creek,

               lived in the 1860s

2/7/16    Sunday, 2:00 PM--Presentation at Lake City, FL,

              Downtown Public Library, Friends of the Library

2/9/16    Tuesday, noon, Women’s Center—luncheon with Lake

              City Kiwanis

2/10/16  Wednesday, 7:00 AM, Life Enrichment Center—

              breakfast with Downtown Rotary

              Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. Presentation and Book Signing

              for Lake City Newcomers Club, Eastside Village

              Clubhouse, Eastside Village

2/11/6    Thursday, noon, First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall—

              luncheon with Lake City Rotary

2/14/16 – 2/15/16 – I will be signing books at the Battle of

               Olustee Reenactment near Lake City, FL  


2/25/16    Coterie Club, Kilgore, TX presentation private event

3/4/16     Green Thumb Garden Club presentation private event

3/7/16     Presentation and book signing, All Church Day, Trinity Episcopal Church Fellowship Hall,

3/22/16   Presentation  and Book Signing East Texas Christian Writers, Longview, TX, 

4/12/16   Tuesday, 2 PM. Tuesday Reading Club, Tyler, TX. Presentation and signing.

4/21/16    Thursday, 11:30 AM, Grownups Luncheon, Marvin Methodist Church, Tyler, TX, 

                I explained how I used a true story of my amazing Civil War ancestors to create my

                historical novel, Alligator Creek. 

4/14/16    Thursday, 7 PM,  History Club, Longview, TX Jason’s Deli, Longview, TX  

                Presentation and Book Signing

4/15/16   Friday, 10 AM Junior Literary Club, Longview, TX  presentation and book signing

4/16/16   Saturday, 10:30 AM- 3PM. CHATAUQUA at LONGVIEW PUBLIC LIBRARY  I was there signing copies of Allligator Creek.

4/30/16 DALLAS BOOK FESTIVAL, Dallas Public Library

5/1/16    Barnes and Noble, Preston Royal Shopping Center 5959 Royal Lane Suite 616.   Book talk, Q&A book signing

6/14/16      Tuesday: Presentation and Book Signing, Havenwood Book Club, New Braunfels, Texas, members and their guests only

8/13/16        Saturday, 8:00 am--4:00pm  Book Signing, Civil War Symposium, Jeffersson Historical Society, Jefferson 
Transportation and Visitor Center, 305 E. Austin St., Jefferson, TX 

9/20/16        Tuesday, 3 pm: Presentation and Book Signing, YMCA of the Rockies, Jellison Library, Estes Park, CO, open to         public

10/6/16       Thursday, 2 pm: Presentation and Book Signing, 20th Century Club, Gilmer, Texas

10/18/16     Tuesday, 1-3 pm: Presentation and Book Signing, Beverly Drive Book Club, Dallas, Texas, members and their guests  only

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