January 20 ~ Release date for debut novel on Amazon.
The Language of the Lake.
January 22 ~ Sheila Stovall Blog and book giveaway.
February 3 ~ Official Book Launch at Hein & Company Bookstore in Jackson, California. 5-8 pm.
Upstairs at 221 B Baker Street West.
Author read at 5:30 pm after Introduction &
Acknowledgments. Wine, Cheese, and Chocolates.
February ~ Jess Moore blog to launch the Language book
Erika Mailman Blog on the Language launch.
February 20~ First Language Book Club in Jackson, CA.
Guest for dinner and discussion. Fun!
February 17 ~ Snooks Candies Book Signing, Folsom, CA.
11 am - 1 pm. Author read at noon.
Sutter Street in Historic Folsom.
March 15 ~ Impromptu YubaLit one-page Language read.
March 23 ~ Booksmart Bookstore in Morgan Hill, CA.
1295 E. Dunne Avenue, Suite 120.
6 - 8 pm. wine, cheese, crackers,fresh fruit.
Reading from Chapter 4 at 6:30 pm.
March ~ Rescheduled book signings due to illness.
B&N and Antoinette May private signing.
April 22 ~ Judge for Northern California Publishers & Authors (NCPA) Book Awards Banquet.
Cherry Island Golf Course in Elverta, CA.
5pm. Presenters Sam Shane & Bitsy Kemper.
May 4-6 ~ 13th Annual Gold Rush Writers Conference.
Historic Hotel Leger in Mokelumne Hill.
Teaching Novel Writing /How to Make an
Inanimate Object a Character in your Book.
Author Book Sales and Signing.
May ~ Private book club appearances & bookings.
June 16 ~ Tahoe City Wine Walk, North Shore Blvd.
The Boatworks Mall, Noon to 4pm.
Rain or Shine. Book sales & signing.
June ~ Private & public book club appearances.
One weekend opening left, weekdays open.
July ~ East & West Shore Lake Tahoe guest speaking
engagements. (private & public) Potlatch.
August ~ South Shore Lake Tahoe guest speaking, and book clubs. Historic Camp Richardson.
September ~ Available two open weekends & weekdays
October ~ Available one open weekend.
November ~ Amador Fiction Writers Annual Autumn Leaves Literary Read at Hein & Company.
Available one open weekend.
December ~ Available one weekend, a few weekdays.
*Additional dates will be added throughout the year as booking fill up for guest speaking engagements and book club appearances.* Contact: 209-274-0205/916-715-6240
January ~ California Writers Club Speaker
Rancho Cordova, California
Breakfast meeting at 9 am, IHOP.
February ~ Book Club guest ~ Sacramento, California
Discussing the importance of reading to children. Sharing from The Blake Sisters Lake Tahoe Adventure Series.
Attend the WCCW Conference in Pleasanton, California.
March 5th ~ Guest Speaker for Novel Writing and How to Run a Critique Group. Subject 10th year
Anniversary for Amador Fiction Writers.
Clarks' Corner, Ione California. Noon.
April 12th ~ Judge at the Northern California Publishers & Authors Book Awards Banquet at Cherry Island Gold Course, Elverta, California.
May 1-3 ~ Gold Rush Writers Conference in Mokelumne Hill. Teaching Children's books with assistant
and Marketing class. Books for sale.
Historic Hotel Leger on Main Street.
May book distribution around Lake Tahoe.
June 15th ~ Book signing at Sugar Pine Gifts Noon-2pm. Kings Beach, North Shore Lake Tahoe.
July ~ Preparing for the debut of my first novel,
The Language of the Lake. Private reads.
August ~ Sacramento, California Children's Books.
September ~ Lake Tahoe Book Signing at Sugar Pine Gifts.
Across from Kings Beach, North Shore. Noon
Reading ~ When the Birdies Came to Tea
October 20 ~ California Writers Club Panel Moderator at
Barnes & Noble, Roseville/1256 Galleria Blvd
7 - 8 pm/Wield the Hand of Reality.
November 3 1oth Annual Autumn Leaves Literary Read at
Hein & Company Bookstore from 6-8 pm.
Upstairs at 221 B Baker Street West.
Guest reader ~ The Language of the Lake
Linda & Ken Champion/musicians, poetry & fairytales.
December ~ Christmas Dinner & Tea celebrating Amador
Fiction Writers entering their 11th year.
January 4th ~Amador Fiction Writers New Year's Tea 221 B Bakers Street/Wolf & Bear Pub/London, England
Hein & Company Bookstore, Jackson, California. Three in the afternoon.
Antoinette May, Judy Ann Pierce, Carrie McAlister, Debbie Mackey, and Kathy.
January 22nd ~ Five Author & One Illustrator Day at Del Paso Manor Elementary School in Sacramento, CA. Children's books and illustrations ~ Kathy & Donna.
January 23rd ~ El Dorado Hills Library Presentation joining Marci Seither and sharing how I market my children's books. 2-4 pm.
February 27th ~ Soroptimist College Fundraiser High Tea
Saint Catherine Drexal Catholic Church. in Jackson, CA
Hosting table for eight ~ Cherry Orchard Book Faire.
March ~ Amador Writer's Children's Literary Read
April 29, 30 - May 1 ~ Gold Rush Writer Conference in Mokelumne Hill, CA. Teaching ~ Marketing into the Future and The Modern Hybrid Author.
May ~ Amador Writers Open Mic Night.
June ~ Tahoe City Wine Walk Book Signing
July ~ Release of new Children's book
The Misadventures of Jake and Missy
August ~ West Shore Lake Tahoe Book Signing
September 2nd- 4th ~ Historical Novel Society Conference
October ~ Speaking in Sacramento, California.
November ~ Amador Autumn Leaves Literary Read
December 24~ Christmas Eve Mr. Snowman Pajama Party
January ~ Amador Writers Annual Press release photo Shoot at Hein & Company Bookstore in Jackson, CA.
Amador writers: Jessica Moore, Jo Sarti, Sarah Armstrong-Garner, Carrie McAlister, Judy Pierce, Pam Mundale, and Bob Mees.
At Baker Street West upstairs at Hein & Company.
We now meet at Mrs. Hodson's Tea Room next to Baker Street.
Pub is now open!
A Sherlockian way to write!
January 17 ~ Sacramento, CA. Inspire Christian Writers speaking engagement ~ Finding your Voice
February 28 ~ Soroptimist College Fundraiser Tea
Table theme ~ Jane Austen in England.
Authors and writers at the tea table ~ Antoinette May, Tonia Martin, Carolyn Bakken and Marilyn Rickabaugh with me.
This was my 10th year setting a table for eight to help raise money for college scholarships through Soroptimist International
Amazing women that encourage other women and girls. Love to participate and donate books from my writing group.
See you next year!
March 2nd Tuesday at 9 am ~ Story Time at Clark's Corner.
April ~ Amador Writers Annual Open Mic Night
May 1-3 ~ Gold Rush Writer's 10th Annual Conference at the Historic Hotel Leger in Mokelumne Hill, California.
3rd ~ Inspirational speaker at 9 am: This Writer's Journey
3rd ~10 am - noon teaching a workshop with Sandy Towel: Finding Your Way in the Changing Literary Publishing World. Hand-outs. Q&A. Post conference follow-up.
June 2o ~ Tahoe City Annual Wine Walk Book Signing. at Rosie's Cafe North Shore Blvd. 1-4 pm Rain or shine.
June 21 ~Book Signing at The BookShelf Bookstore in Truckee, California
July 17~Private Poolside book Signing In Sacramento, CA.
August ~Sugar Pine Gifts Book Signing, Kings Beach, Lake Tahoe, California
Barb Van Maren's unique store directly across the street from King's Beach . Fun day with international visitors from India, Japan, and England. Love to see the books go overseas!
September ~ On Vacation in Florida!
October ~ TSPN TV Reunion ~ Four Author's Day in Sacramento ~ Kathy with Marci Seither. Jeanette Hanscome and Sue Peppers. 6 - 7 pm LIVE.
November 7 ~ Autumn Author English Tea Book Signing for Antoinette May. September 29th release:.
The Determined Heart ~The Tale of Mary Shelley And Her Frankenstein.
December 24th ~ Mr Snowman Ate Our Picnic Lunch Children's Read and Pajama party at Clark's Corner in Ione, California. 9 am. The Snowman movie will be shown.
Bring your parent and grandparents and make sure their wear their PJs!
January ~ Amador Writers annual press release photo shoot at Clark's Corner.
Table setting at the birdies table #26
Dressed for high tea.
February ~ Saturday, 22nd at 1;00 in the afternoon
Soroptimist Grand High Tea Scholarship Fundraiser
St. Catharine Drexel Parrish, 11361 Prospect Dr, Jackson, Ca
Birdies tea table for eight. Tickets are $30.00 for adults and $15.00 for children ten and under. Fashion Show.
Raffle ~ of donated gift baskets. Many tea related.
I am hosting a Birdies tea table for eight and
will have my children's books for sale and signing.
March ~ Saturday, March 15th, ACFW guest speaker.
The San Francisco, Golden Gate Chapter in Palo Alto, Ca
Workshop from 10:00 am - noon at the Church of Christ
3373 Middlefield Road. No-Host lunch afterward at Bajis' Cafe - 2423 Old Middlefield Way., Mountain View 94043
How to Build Your Audience One Reader at a Time.
$5 - Members, $10.00 Guests, First-timers - free.
With Anne Baxter Campbell who read from her new book at the Five Minute Reads. (That is her book in my hand that I purchased at the Author Book Signing Event)
Patrick E. Craig reading from his latest book at the Reads
Event ~ A first for the Mt. Hermon Conference this year!
April 11 - 15 Mount Hermon Christian Writer's Conference. California ~ I will be facilitating a free time of five minute reads for open mic on Saturday, April 12th from 4:30 - 5:30 at The Youth Memorial.. (check the Saturday schedule)
May ~ Gold Rush Writer's Conference, May 2, 3 & 4
Historic Hotel Leger, 8304 Main Street, Mokelumne Hill, Ca
Children's Writing in Today's Changing World
Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30. Limit ~ Ten participants.
Email Kathy at:, [email protected] to request a fifteen minute, one-on-one appointment during the conference or go over your book or book proposal.
Critique Group Panel in the ballroom at 9:30 am on the 4th- Kathy, Kevin Arnold, Antoinette May & Monika Rose.
May~ Saturday the 10th, Take Tea with the Author Book Signing at noon ~ The Antique Gardner, 80 Main Street., Sutter Creek, California. Contact - Aimee Peterson at 209-267-5551 for more information. ~ Rain or shine ~ Scones, lemon curd, Devonshire cream & jams, and fresh fruit.. Birdies book children's read at 2 pm.
June ~ Tahoe City Wine Walk. June 21, noon - 4 pm
Rain or Shine.
July 8, 9 & 10 ~ The Squaw Valley Community of Writer's Conference. Amy Tan, Mark Childress, Janet Fitch..
August 5th ~ Amador Fiction Writer's 4th Annual Children's Literary Read at Clark's Corner. in Ione, California from 9 - 10 am..
September 20 ~ Inspire Christian Writer's Pinterest Panel San Juan Road, Sacramento, California. 9 am.
September 20th~ Amador Fiction Writers' 4th Annual Open Mic Night at Clark's Corner in IOne, California.
October 4th ~ 6th Annual Autumn Leaves Literary Read at Clark's Corner with musician and screenplay.
Annual month-long photography Exhibit. ~ Rust. & Rain
November ~ TSPN TV special show (my monthly show) Authors and Artists Tea.
December 24 ~ Pajama Snowman Party Book Signing with hot cocoa at Clark's Corner. Author & illustrator.
Authors, Writers, Books, and Beyond Show
TSPN TV SHOW
Host ~ Kathy Boyd Fellure
Founder of ~ Amador Fiction Writers
The last Wednesday of every month from 6-7 pm LIVE
January: Break-Out Books & Inspire Writers
GUests ~ Kathryn Mattingly and Danie Marie
February: The Pride of Ione
Guests ~ Andrea Bonham and Film maker - Eddy Walsh
March: Gold Rush Writer's Conference
Guests ~ Antoinette May Herndon, Kevin Arnold and Genevieve Beltran
April: Manzanita Writers Press-Wine, Cheese & Chocolate
Guests ~ Linda Field, Monika Rose, Connie Strawbridge
May: Generations of Readers - Grands - Children
Guests ~ Chris & Brittani George and family (tenative)
June: Book Club Discussions ~ The Bookies!
Guests ~ Sylvia Troppman, Eileen Lokteff, and Gwen Friesen..
July: Bookish Birthday Bash ~ Children's books Authors and Illustrators ~ Working Together as a Team.
Guests ~Jessica, Lemley, Carrie McAlister, & Jo Sarti.
August: Travel Writing and Memoir CWIMA
Guests ~ Al & Sunny Lockwood., and Carole BRewer
September: Film Production
Guests ~Eddy Walsh, Andrea Bonham, & Reggie
October: Book Reviewers & Influencers
November: Non-Fiction in the CBA & ABA Markets
December: The Christmas Story
Snowman Pajama Party, Read, and Book Signing
Christmas Eve ~ Clark's Corner Story Time at 9 am.
12 W Main Street, Ione, Ca Call ~ 209-274-2233
Free and open to the public, gingerbread cookies, and
The Snowman BBC movie showing
Authors Kathy Boyd Fellure & Jo Sarti
Amador Autumn Leaves 5th Annual Literary Read
Saturday, November 30th of 2013
5 - 8 pm at Clark's Corner, 12 w Main Street, Ione, Ca
Free and open to the public: Kraig Clark's Community Hub
Genres ~ Historical, international suspense, short story, young adult, poetry, contemporary women, and a stage play scene with actors.
Guest speaker ~ Sarah Lunsford Musician ~ Rachel Wagner
Art and photography Exhibit on display the month of November that will feature Kathy Boyd Fellure's ~ Lake Tahoe Autumn Trousseau Photography
Presented by AFWCG founder ~ Kathy Boyd Fellure
Inspire Faith Launch
Market Place Folsom Authors Book Fair
Saturday, August 31st 9am - 1pm
1302 Riley Street, Folsom, California ~ Lembi Community Park
I'll be at a booth with fellow author ~ Denise Aspinal Powell
Come chat with us and other Inspire Christian Writers!
Sand Harbor Book Signing
Saturday, August 3rd of 2013
11 am - 3 pm with a 1:30 pm Interactive Read
Hwy 28, Incline Village, Lake Tahoe, Nevada
East Shore Nevada State Park $12/$10 Parking fee
If parking lot is full ~ take the East Shore Express Shuttle
from 9am-6 pm, every 20 minutes/$3.00-sdults/$1.50-children/seniors
Location-old elementary school at corner of Tahoe & Southwood blvd
Call Kerrin Nichols or Nicki at (702) 486-5125
chocolate chip cookies and lemonade
Sugar Pine Book Signing
Friday, July 12 0f 2013
11 am - 2 pm with a 1:30 pm Interactive Read
8623 North Lake Blvd, Kings Beach, Lake Tahoe
Call Barb Van Maren or Cathy at (530)-546-3834
Cookies and lemonade
Tahoe City Wine Walk Festival
Kathy's First Summer Book Signing
Saturday, June 22, 2013 from noon - four pm
Rain or Shine
I'll be at Ruffles + Ruffnecks Children's Store, at the Cobblestone,
475 North Shore Blvd, across from Commons Beach.
Call Susan Gray at 530-583-1128 for more information
or to reserve a book (soft or hard cover)
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Regular Story Time Reader at Clark's Corner in Ione, CA
Every other Tuesday morning at 9 am. 12 W Main Street. 209-274-cafe.
Two of the children decided to read to each other after I finished!
TSPN TV Show Host~ Authors, Writes, Books, and Beyond
The last Wednesday of every month the round table discussion with three guests, airs LIVE from 6 - 7 pm on channel 7, channel 5, YouTube.
Hostessing my show with guests Antoinette and Amy
Pilot Show /November 15, 2012.
John Clewett, Liz Allenby, and Jo Sarti.
Children's Book Show /January 23, 2013
Sarah Lundford, Betty Ruth Weatherby, and Donna Plant.
Mt. Hermon Christian Writer's CBA Conference /February 20, 2013
Keli Gwyn, Patrick E. Craig, and Marcia Brim.
Gold Rush Writer's ABA Conference /March 27, 2013
Antoinette May Herndon and Amy Smith.
National Poetry Month Show /April 24, 2013
Denella Kimura and Monika Rose.
Young Adult /Middle Grade Fiction / May 29, 2013
Shannon Dittemore, Kimberly Norton, and Sarah Armstrong Garner.
Genre Hopping /June 26 & July 3, 2013
Betty Ruth Weatherby, Helen Bonner, Tami Travaskis.
Creative Non-fiction, Plays & Screenplays /July 31, 2013
Amy Smith, Indigo Moor & Eddy Walsh.
Poetry, Literary Fiction & Thrillers / August 28, 2013
Kathie Issac Luke, Pam Mundale, June Gillam, and Sandy Towle
Faith & History / September 25, 2013
Sarah Lunsford, Laura Schelful, and Denise Aspinal-Powell.
Authors, Literary Agencies & Research / October 30, 2013
Cathy Elliott, Marcia Seither & Michelle Ule.
Critique groups, International networking & genres / November 27, 2013
Carolyn Bakken, Pam S. Dunn, John Clewett, Gini Grossenbacher, & Kitty Haspel.
Celebrating writing ~ December 11, 2013
Sarah Lunsford, Jenny Lundquist.
*2013 guest line-up is subject to change*
Kathy's Spring and Summer Calendar
May 3, 4, 5 ~ Gold Rush Writer's Conference/Historic Hotel Leger. Mokelumne Hill, CA.
Teaching a Children's Book Workshop/Library Conference Room/1:30-3pm
Saturday the 4th. My books will be on sale at the conference bookstore.
May 15th ~ "When the Birdies Came to Tea" and "Bear Cub Adventure" Read
Mrs. Beltran's 1st grade class/Lathrop Elementary School. 10 am
June 4th ~ Aegis Seniors High Tea Time/4050 Walnut Avenue, Carmichael, CA. 3pm
"When the Birdies Came to Tea" Read. Contact Vivian 916-972-1313
June 22nd ~ Tahoe City Wine Walk/Noon - 4pm/Rain or shine
Tickets $35 before 6/22 & $45 at event. Stroll the sidewalks and enjoy
restaurants, shops, and Commons Beach. Book signing held at
Ruffles + Ruffnecks Children's Store/475 North Lake Blvd,
at the Cobblestone. Call Susan Gray at 530-583-1128
July 12th ~ Sugar Pine Gifts/8623 North Lake Boulevard/Kings Beach, CA.
Contact: Barb Van Maren or Cathy at 530-546-3834
Friday/11 am - 2 pm Book signing & Read. Cookies and lemonade.
August 3rd ~ Sand Harbor State Parks Nevada Gift Shop/State Route 28
Blake Sisters Lake Tahoe Adventure Stories book signing.
11 am - 2 pm/Call Kerrin Nichols or Nicki Kendrick at 702-486-5125
August 31st ~Inspire Faith Launch/1302 Riley Street, Folsom, CA./9am-1pm
Market Place Folsom Authors Book Fair ~ Lembi Commuity Park
I will also be at Squaw Valley, Truckee, and Incline Village for children's readings over the summer. Read the Tahoe World community briefs for dates and times.
At Sugar Pine Gifts in Kings Beach, California.
Blake Sisters Lake Tahoe Stories Book signing.
With "The Bear" out front to welcome my guests.
Antiques, vintage reproductions, books, and so
much more. Come shop, chat, and the beach is across the street if you want to take a dip after the signing.
Stop by and cool off with a glass of lemonade and munch on some homemade cookies.
Author read at 12:30 pm.
Audubon birdies at the Sand Harbor Gift Shop.
Sandy beach for family fun, trail, boating.
Char Pit Food Concession and picnic areas.
Shakespeare Festival ~ July 12 - August 25.
Make a day of it after the book signing!
October 12th ~ Arts Bash at Thorn Mansion with Blame Sally
A benefit for the Center for Creativity & Community
87 East St. Charles (HWY 49), San Andreas, CA
Tickets $35 ~ Call 209-498-2085/BBQ/Live Music/Dancing
Book Signing with Manzanita Writers Press
November 30th ~ Amador Writers' 5th Annual Literary Read/Clark's Corner, Ione, CA
12 W Main Street/ Call Ariel or Diane at 209-274-2233
Art gallery show, music, literary readings. 5 - 8 pm
December 8th ~ Bookish Benevolence Holiday High Tea ~ Author's Abode.
All books will be gifted to the Amador Country Libraries & Food Bank.