Here is where I’ll be soon. I’d love to meet you in person! If you are a book club, bookstore, library, workshop or other association interested in scheduling an appearance (either in person or via Skype), please send me a note.


October 2
Centerville, Ohio
“Booked for Lunch,” Free joint program of Washington-Centerville Library, Centerville-Washington Historical Society, and Centerville-Washington Park District
Bill Yeck Park, Smith Entrance
2230 East Centerville Station Road
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October 31-November 3
Dallas, Texas
Bouchercon 2019
Hyatt Regency Dallas

November 8
Private book club

November 19, 7-8:30 p.m.
Writers Can Read Open Mic,” Featured Reader
Inner Geek Bookstore
Huntington, West Virginia

See previous 2019 Events



January 15, 7:00 p.m.
The Hollows book launch, Books & Co. at The Greene
Dayton, Ohio

January 17-19
Pulpwood Queens
Jefferson, Texas

January 21, 6:00 p.m.
Fort Recovery Friends of the Library
113 Wayne Street
Fort Recovery, Ohio

February 11, 7:00 p.m.
Marysville Friends of the Library
Veteran’s Memorial Auditorium
223 West Sixth Street
Marysville, Ohio

February 18, 10:30 a.m.
Private Book Club

February 22, 12-2:00 p.m.
Buckeye Crime Writers chapter of Sisters in Crime
Featured Speaker

March 7, 2:00 p.m.
Wright Memorial Library
“Editing Your Rough Draft” workshop

March 14-15
Tucson Festival of the Book
Tucson, Arizona

April 2-4
Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop
Dayton, Ohio

April 16, 7:00 p.m.
Private Book Club

April 22
One Book, Many Communities open-to-the-public event
Meet-n-greet with Jess at 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Presentation and Q&A at 7:00 p.m
Edison State Community College
1973 Edison Drive
Piqua, Ohio

May 1-3
Malice Domestic
Bethesda, Maryland

May 11, 8:00 p.m.
Private Book Club

July 9-11
New York City

October 15-18
Bouchercon 2020
Hyatt Regency and Sheraton Grand
Sacramento, California


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