The Mama Bone Barnstorm Tour

Proud to say that One Good Mama Bone is a SIBA Winter Okra Pick
and the official Pulpwood Queens Book Club selection for May! 

May 2017

Nashville, TN
May 9, 2017
6:00 pm
Reading & signing
Sisters in Crime
Jonathan’s Grille
3805 Green Hills Village Drive

Columbia, TN
May 11, 2017
6:00 pm
Reading & signing
Maury County Public Library
211 W. 8th Street
(931) 375-6501

Greenville, SC
May 18, 2017
6:00 pm
Joint reading and signing with Phillip Lewis

Fiction Addiction
1175 Woods Crossing Rd #5
(864) 675-0540

New Orleans, LA
May 21, 2017
2:30 to 4:30 pm
Reading & signing
Faulkner House Books 
624 Pirate Alley
(514) 524-2940

Jefferson, TX
May 22, 2017
6:00 pm
Reception for Bren hosted by
the Pulpwood Queens of NE Texas
and Friends of the Jefferson Carnegie Library
Jefferson Carnegie Library
301 W. Lafayette
(903) 665-9811

Nacogdoches, TX
May 23, 2017
Noon-2 pm
Reading & Signing
The Bosslight 
121 E Main Street

Tyler, TX
May 23, 2017
4:00-7:00 pm
Reading & Signing
Tyler Public Library 
201 S College Avenue
(903) 593-7323

Bullard,TX
May 24, 2017
6:00-8:00 pm
Author Reception honoring Bren McClain
Dewberry Plantation
Contact: Kim Griffin at kimgriffin521@yahoo.com
Tickets: $25
Includes Catered Dinner / Reception

Terrell, TX
May 25, 2017
3:00-5:00 pm
Reading & signing
Books and Crannies 
209 W. Moore Avenue
(972) 563-5481

Longview, TX
May 26, 2017
Noon-2:00 pm
Reading & signing
Longview Public Library
222 W. Cotton Street
(903) 237-1350

Longview, TX
May 26, 2017
4:00-6:00 pm
Reading & Signing
Books a Million
422 W. Loop 281 #400
(903) 753-1411

Tyler, TX
May 27, 2017
1:00-3:00pm
Reading & signing
Barnes & Noble 
4916 S. Broadway Avenue
(903) 534-3996

June 2017

Scranton, PA
June 2, 2017
6:00-9:00 pm
Reading & signing
Fundraiser for Indraloka Animal Sanctuary
Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel

700 Lackawanna Ave.
(570) 342-8300

Philadelphia, PA
June 3, 2017
1:00-3:00 pm
Reading & signing
Fundraiser for Indraloka Animal Sanctuary
The KIND Institute
1242 Point Breeze Avenue
(215) 917-4261

Davidson, NC
June 10, 2017
4:00-5:00 pm
Main Street Books
Signing & Talk
126 S. Main Street
(704) 892-6841

Spartanburg, SC
June 19, 2017
6:00 pm
In conversation with South Carolina author JC Sasser
Hub City Bookshop   
86 W Main Street
(864) 577-9349

Hartsville, SC
June 23 & 24, 2017
A Moveable Feast Literary Festival
Burry Bookstore
130 W. Carolina Ave.
(843) 332-2511

 

July 2017

Corte Madera, CA
July 9, 2017
4:00 pm
Reading & signing
Book Passage
51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
(415) 927-0960

Pawley’s Island, SC
July 28, 2017
11:00 am
Moveable Feast Luncheon
Reading & signing
Location TBD
Litchfield Books
(843) 237-8138
Note: This is a ticketed event

 

October 2017

Nashville, TN
October 13 -15, 2017
Southern Festival of Books  
Exact time TBD

Beaufort, SC
October 20, 2017
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Story Rivers Books Panel
The Pat Conroy Literary Festival 

 

December 2017

New Orleans, LA
December 8 – 10, 2017
Words & Music Festival

 

January 2018 

Nacogdoches, TX
January 11 – 14, 2018
The Pulpwood Queens Girlfriend Weekend

Past Events

Savannah, GA
September 16, 2016
SIBA (Southeastern Independent Booksellers Association)
Panel: Story River Books Celebrates Pat Conroy

Beaufort, SC
October 20, 2016
Pat Conroy Literary Festival
Writers’ Workshop #1: Putting Your Passion in Print: How to Share Your Vision and Influence with a Greater Audience with Bren McClain and Shari Stauch of Where Writers Win . (This workshop will be held in classroom space at the USCB Center for the Arts.)
Writers’ Workshop #2: The Power of Connection: Putting Your 90% Factor to Work for You with Bren McClain and Shari Stauch of Where Writers Win. (This workshop will be held in classroom space at the USCB Center for the Arts.)

Nacogdoches, TX
January 12-15, 2017
Pulpwood Queens Girlfriend Weekend

Anderson, SC
February 16, 2017
Launch, reading, & signing
Anderson County Museum

Beaufort, SC
February 17, 2017
Reading & signing
McIntosh Book Shoppe

Edisto Island, SC
February 18, 2017
Reading & signing
Edisto Bookstore

Anderson, SC
February 21, 2017
Foothills Writers Guild
Anderson University

Hartsville, SC
February 23, 2017
Talk, reading & signing
Burry Bookstore

Charleston, SC
February 24, 2017
Buxton Books

Columbia, SC
February 26, 2017
Panel with Bren McClain, Carla Damron, and Deno Trakas. Moderated by Tim Conroy
Deckle Edge Book Festival

Nashville, TN
February 28, 2017
Launch, author interview by bookseller River Jordan, and signing
Parnassus Books

Chattanooga, TN
March 2, 2017
Reading & signing
StarLine Books

Atlanta, GA
March 4, 2017
Reading & signing
Tall Tales Bookshop

Anderson, SC
March 6, 2017
“Writing and researching a novel about yesterday.”
A talk & signing
Anderson County Public Library

Anderson, SC
March 10, 2017
Local Authors Panel
Anderson County Chamber’s Women’s Brunch
Bleckley Inn 

St. Helena, SC
March 14, 2017
“In Conversation with Valerie Sayers” to kick off the Pat Conroy Literary Center Visiting Writers Series
St. Helena Branch Library

Charlotte, NC
March 16, 2017
Reading & signing
Park Road Books

High Point, NC
March 18, 2017
Reading & signing
Sunrise Books

Greensboro, NC
March 19, 2017
Reading & signing
Fundraiser for Flurry’s Hope Blind Horse Rescue
Scuppernong Books

Wake Forest, NC
March 20, 2017
Author Interview Event
Page 158 Books

Myrtle Beach, SC
March 30, 2017
South Wind on the Ocean

Asheville, NC
April 1, 2017
Reading & signing
Fundraiser for Proud Spirit Horse Sanctuary
Malaprops Bookstore

Brevard, NC
April 2, 2017
Reading & signing
Food Matters Market and Cafe

Brentwood, TN
April 4, 2017
Reading & signing
Brentwood Library

Jackson, MS
April 11, 2017
Reading & signing
Lemuria Books 

Birmingham, AL
April 17, 2017
Signing & Talk
Barnes & Noble

Fairhope, AL
April 18, 2017
Author Luncheon (ticketed event)
Page & Palette Bookstore

Metairie, LA
April 19, 2017
Reading & signing
Jefferson Parish Library

Bowling Green, KY
April 21 -22, 2017
Signing
Southern Kentucky Book Festival

Midlothian, VA
April 27, 2017
Reading & signing
The Little Bookshop

Sylva, NC
April 29, 2017
Reading & signing
City Lights Bookstore

Marietta, GA
May 6, 2017
Reading & signing with Milinda Joy
The Book Exchange

 

The Mama Bone Barnstorm Tour

Proud to say that One Good Mama Bone is a SIBA Winter Okra Pick
and the official Pulpwood Queens Book Club selection for May! 

May 2017

Nashville, TN
May 9, 2017
6:00 pm
Reading & signing
Sisters in Crime
Jonathan’s Grille
3805 Green Hills Village Drive

Columbia, TN
May 11, 2017
6:00 pm
Reading & signing
Maury County Public Library
211 W. 8th Street
(931) 375-6501

Greenville, SC
May 18, 2017
6:00 pm
Joint reading and signing with Phillip Lewis

Fiction Addiction
1175 Woods Crossing Rd #5
(864) 675-0540

New Orleans, LA
May 21, 2017
2:30 to 4:30 pm
Reading & signing
Faulkner House Books 
624 Pirate Alley
(514) 524-2940

Jefferson, TX
May 22, 2017
6:00 pm
Reception for Bren hosted by
the Pulpwood Queens of NE Texas
and Friends of the Jefferson Carnegie Library
Jefferson Carnegie Library
301 W. Lafayette
(903) 665-9811

Nacogdoches, TX
May 23, 2017
Noon-2 pm
Reading & Signing
The Bosslight 
121 E Main Street

Tyler, TX
May 23, 2017
4:00-7:00 pm
Reading & Signing
Tyler Public Library 
201 S College Avenue
(903) 593-7323

Bullard,TX
May 24, 2017
6:00-8:00 pm
Author Reception honoring Bren McClain
Dewberry Plantation
Contact: Kim Griffin at kimgriffin521@yahoo.com
Tickets: $25
Includes Catered Dinner / Reception

Terrell, TX
May 25, 2017
3:00-5:00 pm
Reading & signing
Books and Crannies 
209 W. Moore Avenue
(972) 563-5481

Longview, TX
May 26, 2017
Noon-2:00 pm
Reading & signing
Longview Public Library
222 W. Cotton Street
(903) 237-1350

Longview, TX
May 26, 2017
4:00-6:00 pm
Reading & Signing
Books a Million
422 W. Loop 281 #400
(903) 753-1411

Tyler, TX
May 27, 2017
1:00-3:00pm
Reading & signing
Barnes & Noble 
4916 S. Broadway Avenue
(903) 534-3996

June 2017

Scranton, PA
June 2, 2017
6:00-9:00 pm
Reading & signing
Fundraiser for Indraloka Animal Sanctuary
Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel

700 Lackawanna Ave.
(570) 342-8300

Philadelphia, PA
June 3, 2017
1:00-3:00 pm
Reading & signing
Fundraiser for Indraloka Animal Sanctuary
The KIND Institute
1242 Point Breeze Avenue
(215) 917-4261

Davidson, NC
June 10, 2017
4:00-5:00 pm
Main Street Books
Signing & Talk
126 S. Main Street
(704) 892-6841

Spartanburg, SC
June 19, 2017
6:00 pm
In conversation with South Carolina author JC Sasser
Hub City Bookshop   
86 W Main Street
(864) 577-9349

Hartsville, SC
June 23 & 24, 2017
A Moveable Feast Literary Festival
Burry Bookstore
130 W. Carolina Ave.
(843) 332-2511

 

July 2017

Corte Madera, CA
July 9, 2017
4:00 pm
Reading & signing
Book Passage
51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
(415) 927-0960

Pawley’s Island, SC
July 28, 2017
11:00 am
Moveable Feast Luncheon
Reading & signing
Location TBD
Litchfield Books
(843) 237-8138
Note: This is a ticketed event

 

October 2017

Nashville, TN
October 13 -15, 2017
Southern Festival of Books  
Exact time TBD

Beaufort, SC
October 20, 2017
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Story Rivers Books Panel
The Pat Conroy Literary Festival 

 

December 2017

New Orleans, LA
December 8 – 10, 2017
Words & Music Festival

 

January 2018 

Nacogdoches, TX
January 11 – 14, 2018
The Pulpwood Queens Girlfriend Weekend

Past Events

Savannah, GA
September 16, 2016
SIBA (Southeastern Independent Booksellers Association)
Panel: Story River Books Celebrates Pat Conroy

Beaufort, SC
October 20, 2016
Pat Conroy Literary Festival
Writers’ Workshop #1: Putting Your Passion in Print: How to Share Your Vision and Influence with a Greater Audience with Bren McClain and Shari Stauch of Where Writers Win . (This workshop will be held in classroom space at the USCB Center for the Arts.)
Writers’ Workshop #2: The Power of Connection: Putting Your 90% Factor to Work for You with Bren McClain and Shari Stauch of Where Writers Win. (This workshop will be held in classroom space at the USCB Center for the Arts.)

Nacogdoches, TX
January 12-15, 2017
Pulpwood Queens Girlfriend Weekend

Anderson, SC
February 16, 2017
Launch, reading, & signing
Anderson County Museum

Beaufort, SC
February 17, 2017
Reading & signing
McIntosh Book Shoppe

Edisto Island, SC
February 18, 2017
Reading & signing
Edisto Bookstore

Anderson, SC
February 21, 2017
Foothills Writers Guild
Anderson University

Hartsville, SC
February 23, 2017
Talk, reading & signing
Burry Bookstore

Charleston, SC
February 24, 2017
Buxton Books

Columbia, SC
February 26, 2017
Panel with Bren McClain, Carla Damron, and Deno Trakas. Moderated by Tim Conroy
Deckle Edge Book Festival

Nashville, TN
February 28, 2017
Launch, author interview by bookseller River Jordan, and signing
Parnassus Books

Chattanooga, TN
March 2, 2017
Reading & signing
StarLine Books

Atlanta, GA
March 4, 2017
Reading & signing
Tall Tales Bookshop

Anderson, SC
March 6, 2017
“Writing and researching a novel about yesterday.”
A talk & signing
Anderson County Public Library

Anderson, SC
March 10, 2017
Local Authors Panel
Anderson County Chamber’s Women’s Brunch
Bleckley Inn 

St. Helena, SC
March 14, 2017
“In Conversation with Valerie Sayers” to kick off the Pat Conroy Literary Center Visiting Writers Series
St. Helena Branch Library

Charlotte, NC
March 16, 2017
Reading & signing
Park Road Books

High Point, NC
March 18, 2017
Reading & signing
Sunrise Books

Greensboro, NC
March 19, 2017
Reading & signing
Fundraiser for Flurry’s Hope Blind Horse Rescue
Scuppernong Books

Wake Forest, NC
March 20, 2017
Author Interview Event
Page 158 Books

Myrtle Beach, SC
March 30, 2017
South Wind on the Ocean

Asheville, NC
April 1, 2017
Reading & signing
Fundraiser for Proud Spirit Horse Sanctuary
Malaprops Bookstore

Brevard, NC
April 2, 2017
Reading & signing
Food Matters Market and Cafe

Brentwood, TN
April 4, 2017
Reading & signing
Brentwood Library

Jackson, MS
April 11, 2017
Reading & signing
Lemuria Books 

Birmingham, AL
April 17, 2017
Signing & Talk
Barnes & Noble

Fairhope, AL
April 18, 2017
Author Luncheon (ticketed event)
Page & Palette Bookstore

Metairie, LA
April 19, 2017
Reading & signing
Jefferson Parish Library

Bowling Green, KY
April 21 -22, 2017
Signing
Southern Kentucky Book Festival

Midlothian, VA
April 27, 2017
Reading & signing
The Little Bookshop

Sylva, NC
April 29, 2017
Reading & signing
City Lights Bookstore

Marietta, GA
May 6, 2017
Reading & signing with Milinda Joy
The Book Exchange