Events & Appearances

Here’s my latest schedule. I really hope you’ll come visit—I’d love to meet you! Any questions, email me! And if you are with a bookstore, library or another venue looking to schedule an appearance, please reach out to Oceanview Publishing at or 941-387-8500. 


April 13, 2022 6:00 p.m.
Sarasota Author Connection (with Bob)
Traditional Publishing
Fruitville Public Library
Sarasota, FL

May 31 – June 4, 2022
ThrillerFest (with Bob)
PitchFest (Bob) and Panels
Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel



March 16, 2022 2:00 p.m.
Selby Library Book Talk (with Bob)
Sarasota, FL


Canceled – August 27, 11:00 a.m.
Panelist: The Cutting Edge
New Orleans, LA
Bouchercon Mystery Conference

September 8, Noon
Rotary Club: What’s New in Publishing
Sarasota, FL 


Canceled – October 15-18
Sacramento, CA
Bouchercon Mystery Conference

Canceled – July 8-11
New York City, NY
ThrillerFest XV
Grand Hyatt 

March 16
Grand Bay Condominiums Book Club
Sarasota, FL

Canceled – March 11-15
San Diego, CA
Left Coast Crime 
Panel: Getting Under Your Skin: Forensics, Science, and Medicine in Mysteries – March 15, 2020, 9:00 A.M.

February 4
Orlando, FL
4th Annual Julie’s Mission Luncheon
St. Luke’s United Methodist Church
4851 S. Apopka Vineland Rd., Orlando, FL

February 14, 10:00 am
Sarasota, FL
Bay Village Book Club
Bay Village, 8400 Vamo Rd.


October 31st to November 2nd
Dallas, TX
Bouchercon Mystery Conference

August 17th
East Hampton, NY
East Hampton Summer Art & Music Festival
Herrick Park

August 10th
Amagansett, NY
Author’s Night
East Hampton Library
555 Montauk Highway

July 13th
New York City, NY
Grand Hyatt
Panel Master: Scandals, Trauma, or Divorce 

July 12th
New York City, NY
Grand Hyatt
Panel: Slang, Concise, or Verbose

May 18, 10:00-5:00
Orlando, FL
Orlando Book Festival
Orlando Public Library, 101 E Central Blvd.

March 28 – March 31,
Vancouver, Canada
Left Coast Crime Conference – The Whale of a Crime
Panel Moderator Friday at 10:15 The Editors Panel

March 21, 11:30 a.m.
Sarasota, FL
Book Club Discussion of The Test
North Sarasota Library, 2801 Newtown Blvd.

March 20, 7:00 p.m.
Sarasota, FL
Book Talk & Meet and Greet 
The Reserve, 1322 N Tamiami Tr.

February 2, Noon- 4:00 p.m
Longboat Key, FL
Art and Author Festival
Longboat Key Library, 555 Bay Isles Road

February 1, 11:30 a.m.
Parrish, FL
Keeping the Mystery Alive Author Luncheon
Sponsored by Friends of Rocky Bluff Library and the Literary Divas
of River Wilderness Golf and Country Club
River Wilderness Golf and Country Club, 2250 Wilderness Blvd. W.

January 8, 10:30 a.m.
Sarasota, FL
Books and Coffee
Selby Library, 1331 1st Street


November 2
Tampa, FL
Four Seasons Author Series
Friends of the Tampa-Hillsborough County Libraries
University Club, 201 N. Franklin St.

October 10-14
Frankfurt, Germany
Frankfurt Book Fair
Frankfurt Trade Fair Grounds

September 13-15
Tampa, FL
Innisbrook Resort

September 6-9
St. Petersburg, FL
Bouchercon Panelist – Doctor! Doctor!–The Medical Panel
Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort

August 11, 5:00-7:30 p.m.
East Hampton, NY
Authors Night to benefit East Hampton Library
Village of East Hampton

July 12-14
New York, NY
ThrillerFest Panelist: Great Villains, Heroes, or Heroines
Grand Hyatt Hotel

April 12
Blenheim, New Zealand
Book discussion
WinnStanley Group

March 21
Sarasota, FL
Book talk and signing
Selby Gardens (private event)

March 21
Writers Panel
Regent’s Navigator of the Sea

February 19, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Gwynedd, PA
Book party and signing
The William Penn Inn, Commonwealth Club, 1017 DeKalb Pike (private event)

February 18, 1:00 p.m.
Doylestown, PA
Book signing
Doylestown Bookshop, 16 S. Main Street

February 17, 10:30 a.m.
Oakmont, PA
Book signing
Mystery Lovers Bookshop, 514 Allegheny River Blvd.

February 16, 12 noon-1:30 p.m.
Pittsburgh, PA
Book signing
Barnes & Noble, Duquesne University

February 13, 1:00 p.m.
Longboat Key, FL
Book talk
St. Mary’s Church, Fr. Pick Hall

February 6, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Sarasota, FL
Sarasota Writers Group, “The Craft of Writing”
Selby Public Library

January 30, 7:00 p.m.
Sarasota, FL
Visiting Writers Forum
Ringling College of Art & Design

January 28, time TBD
Longboat Key, FL
Speaker Series
The Water Club (private event)

January 27, 2:00 p.m.
Longboat Key, FL
Sip & Sign
Longboat Key Library

January 25, 7:00 p.m.
Lakewood Ranch, FL
Signing & Talk
Town Hall, 8175 Lakewood Ranch Blvd.

January 25, 1:00 p.m.
Anna Maria Island, FL
Signing & Talk
Anna Maria Library

January 23, 7:00 p.m.
Longboat Key, FL
Signing & Talk
Longboat Key Garden Club

January 20, 4:00 p.m.
Siesta Key, FL
Signing & Talk
Siesta Key Book Club (private event)

January 13, 1:00 p.m.
Sarasota, FL
Teen program
Bookstore1, 12 S. Palm Avenue

January 12, 2:00 p.m.
The Villages, FL
Book signing
Barnes & Noble, 1055 Old Camp Road


December 6
Islamorada, FL
Book signing
Hooked on Books, 81909 Overseas Highway

December 5, 6:00 p.m.
Key West, FL
Book signing
Books & Books, 533 Eaton Street

December 4, 7:00 p.m.
Coral Gables, FL
Book signing
Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue

December 2, 7:00 p.m.
Punta Gorda, FL
Book signing
Sandman Book Co., 16480 Burnt Store Road

November 30, 4:00 p.m.
Longboat Key, FL
Book signing and discussion
with Ward Larsen, Danny Lopez and Susan Klaus
Tennis Gardens, Longboat Key Club, 3100 Harbourside Drive

November 28, 7:00 p.m.
Fort Myers, FL
Book signing
P.J. Boox, 13550 Reflections Parkway

November 28, 12 noon
Sanibel, FL
Book signing
Macintosh Books of Sanibel, 2330 Palm Ridge Road

November 20, 6:00 p.m.
Sarasota, FL
Discussion: “The Publishing Advantage of Writing the Interesting Protagonist in a Series”
Fruitville Library

November 17, 5:30 p.m.
Winter Park, FL
Book signing
Writer’s Block, 124 Welbourne Avenue

November 15, 7:00 p.m.
Neptune, FL
Book signing
The BookMark, 220 1st Street

November 12, 3:00 p.m.
Longboat Key, FL
Signing & Talk
Longboat Key Library

November 10, time 7:00 p.m.
Delray Beach, FL
Book signing
Murder on the Beach, 273 Pineapple Grove Way

November 9, 5:30 p.m.
Sarasota, FL
Come Home Launch Party
Bookstore1, 12 S. Palm Avenue

November 7, 9:00 a.m.
Northport, FL
Library dedication
Northport Library

November 4, 12:30 p.m.
Calabasas, CA
“Inside Edition” radio program
with John Raab
Suspense Radio