UPCOMING SCHEDULE

Cassandra King - Speeches and Book Related Events
          (Events marked TK are still being finalized)

spring 2015 events

Talladega, AL
Thursday March 5, 2015 – 5-7pm
Armstrong-Osborne Library

202 South Street East, Talladega, AL 35160
Book talk and reception, followed by signing

Fayette County, AL
Friday, March 6, 2015 – Time TK
The Author’s Edge by the Literacy Council of West Alabama

Fayette High School
The Same Sweet Girls Guide to Life talk with junior classes

Tuscaloosa, AL
Friday, March 6, 2015 – 6-8pm
Literacy Council of West Alabama Fundraiser

Federal Court House
Cocktail reception, signing, and silent auction
For tickets go to: www.literacywa.org

Charlotte, NC
Monday, March 9, 2015 – 6:30-8pm
44th Annual Book and Author Event, Hosted by Friends of Queens University Library

Everett Library, 2220 Radcliffe Ave, Charlotte, NC 28274
For tickets call: 704-688-2708.

Charlotte, NC
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 – 11:30am
Book and Author Luncheon Speaker with Jeffrey Deaver, Hosted by Friends of the Library of Queens University

Morrison Hall Dining Room, 1900 Selwyn Ave, Charlotte, NC 28207
Presented with the prestigious Beverly D. Clark Author Award
For tickets call: 704-688-2708

Murrells Inlet, SC
Saturday, April 11, 2015 – 11:30am
Team First Book Spring Luncheon Speaker

Team First Book is a national nonprofit that provides books for children in need
For tickets, contact Mona Prufer: mprufer@coastal.edu.

Cashiers, NC
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 24-26, 2015
Writer’s High Retreat at High Hampton Inn

1525 North Carolina 107, Cashiers, NC 28717
Retreat Speaker along with Winston Groom, Kimberly Brock, Rosemary Daniell, Jedwin Smith
Weekend packages include lodging, dining, and retreat events, very reasonably priced
To register, call 800-334-2551, or visit www.highhamptoninn.com

*Summer and Fall events 2015 will be posted after April!

2014 events

Florence, SC
Wednesday March 19, 2014 -11:30am-1:30pm
Friends of Florence County Library

509 S. Dargan St. Florence, SC 29506
Lite lunch and booksigning
Reservations recommended: (843) 413-7065

Homewood, AL
Thursday, April 17, 2014- 4pm
Alabama Booksmith

2626 19th Pl. S, Homewood AL 35209
Same Sweet Girl’s Guide to Life Book Launch

Montgomery, AL
Saturday, April 19, 2014 – 1pm-1:30pm
Alabama Book Festival

301 Columbus St. Montgomery, AL, 36104
Website: www.alabamabookfestival.org

Greenville, SC
Thursday, April 24, 2014 – 12pm
Twiggs Restaurant

1100 Woods Crossing Rd., Greenville SC 29607
Fiction Addiction Luncheon
Website: www.fiction-addiction.com

Shelby, NC
Thursday, April 24, 2014 – 4:30pm-6pm
Fireside Books and Gifts

212 S. Lafayette St., Shelby, NC 28150
Book Signing

Charlotte, NC
Friday, April 25th, 2014 – 12:30pm-2pm
Park Road Books

4139 Park Rd., Charlotte NC 28209
Book Signing

Hendersonville, NC
Saturday, April 26, 2014 – Time TK
Blue Ridge Bookfest - Blue Ridge Conference Hall

180 W. Campus Drive, Flat Rock NC 28731
Cassandra King Speech Headliner
Ticketed Event: www.blueridgebookfest.org

Fairhope, AL
Saturday, May 5, 2014 – 12noon
The Venue

105 S Section St. Fairhope, AL 36532
Read It and Eat It Luncheon
Ticketed Event: (251) 928-5295

Marietta, GA
Tuesday, May 6th, 2014- 1:30-3pm
Book Exchange Luncheon

Gabriel’s Desserts
800 Whitlock Ave. NW #135, Marietta, GA 30064
Ticketed Event: (770) 427-4848

Georgetown, SC
Friday, May 9, 2014 – 5-7pm
Clocktower Books

105 Screven St. Georgetown, SC 29440
Book Signing

Columbia, SC
Thursday and Friday, May 16-17, 2014
South Carolina Book Festival – Time TK

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
1101 Lincoln St. Columbia, SC 29201
Website: www.scbookfestival.org

Woodstock, GA
Monday, May 19, 2014 – 12:30pm
Foxtale Book Shoppe

105 Main St., #138, Woodstock GA 30188
Ticketed event: (770) 516-9989

Decatur, GA
Monday, May 19, 2014- 7:15pm
Georgia Center for the Book

Decatur Library Auditorium
DeKalb County Public Library
215 Sycamore St., Decatur, GA 30030

Charleston, SC
Saturday, May 24, 2014 – 2-4pm
Barnes and Nobles

1716 Towne Center Way, Mt. Pleasant SC, 29464
Book Signing

Edisto Island, SC
Saturday, May 31, 2014 – 4-6pm
Edisto Island Bookstore

547 Hwy 174, Edisto Island, SC 29438
“Moonrise Cocktails”

Sky Valley, GA
Tuesday August 12, 2014 – 10am
Sky Valley Country Club

568 Valley Way, #1 Sky Valley GA 30537
Book Talk and Luncheon
Ticketed Event: (706) 746-5302

Highlands, NC
Wednesday, August 13 2014- 2-4pm
Center of Life Enrichment Event
348 S 5th St., Highlands, NC 28741
“How the Highlands Inspired the Writing of Moonrise”
Book Talk
Ticketed Event: (828) 526-8811

Cashiers, NC
Friday, August 15, 2014- 1-2pm
Francis Hargrove Store

1 Chestnut Square, Cashiers NC 28717
Book Signing
Phone number: (828) 743-1700

Highlands, NC
Saturday, August 16 2014- 1-2pm
Acorn’s Boutique

120 S 4th St. Highlands, NC
Book Signing
Phone number: (828) 787-2640

Washington, DC
Thursday August 28, 2014- Time TK
National Book Festival

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt. Vernon Pl. NW Washington, DC 20001
Website:
www.loc.gov/bookfest

Decatur, GA
Saturday, August 30, 2014 – 1:45pm and 5:30pm
Decatur Book Festival- First Baptist Decatur Sanctuary Stage

101 E Court Square, Decatur GA 30030
Book talk with novelist Joshilyn Jackson
+ “Marriage by the Book” Panel

Columbia, SC
Friday, September 12 2014- 6pm
Irmo Library

6251 St. Andrews Rd., Columbia SC 29212
Book talk and Signing

Columbus, GA
Thursday, September 18 2014- 11:30am-1pm
Columbus Alliance for Battered Women

Columbus Convention and Trade Center
801 Front Ave. Columbus, GA 31901
Fundraising luncheon and speech
Phone number: (706) 327-4522

Nashville, TN
Friday, October 10-12th 2014 – Time TK
Southern Festival of Books- Humanities Tennessee

306 Gay St. Suite 306, Nashville TN 37201
Book Talk & Signing
Website:
www.humanitiestennessee.org

Hilton Head, SC
Wednesday, October 22 2014- 12:45pm
Sea Pines Country Club

Governors Road Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
Book talk and Signing
Phone number: (843) 671-2345

Tampa, FL
Friday and Saturday, October 24-25, 2014 – Time TK
Tampa Book Festival

Seventh Avenue South, Bayboro Harbor, St. Petersburg
Website:
www.festivalofreading.com
 

2013 Events

Highlands, NC
Monday, August 26, 2013- 12:00-3:00pm
Old Edwards Inn, The Farm

445 Main St. Highlands, NC 28741
Ticketed Luncheon
http://www.oldedwardsinn.com/

Cashiers, NC
Friday, August 30, 2013 - 4:30-6:30pm
Rusticks

32 Canoe Pt. Cashiers, NC 28717
www.rusticks.com
Private Party

Decatur, GA
Sunday, September 1, 2013- 2:30-3:15 pm
AJC Decatur Book Festival

101 East Court Square, Decatur GA 30030
http://www.decaturbookfestival.com/2013/index.php
Beach Read Panel with Mary Alice Monroe, Kim Boykin in Auditorium

Athens, GA
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 10:00am-12:00pm
Georgia Botanical Garden

2450 South Milledge Avenue, Athens, GA 30605
http://www.visitathensga.com/includes/events/index.cfm?action=displayDetail&eventid=13966
Coffee, discussion and book signing with Cassandra
Free event at the Visitor Center and Conservatory

Birmingham, AL
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 4:00-7:00pm
The Alabama Booksmith

2626 19th Pl S Homewood, Birmingham, AL 35209
www.alabamabooksmith.com
Jake Reiss Blowout Publication Day Party and Signing
Jake Reiss (205) 870-4242

Pawleys Island, SC
Friday, September 6, 2013 - 11:00am
Litchfield Books Moveable Feast

Pawley’s Plantation, 70 Tanglewood Dr. Pawley’s Island, SC 29585
http://www.classatpawleys.com/feast.php
Literary Luncheon

Charleston, SC
Friday, September 6, 2013 - 7:00pm
Barnes & Noble (Towne Center)

1716 Towne Centre Way, Charleston, SC 29464
Book Signing

Charleston, SC
Saturday, September 7, 2013 - 12:00pm
Blue Bicycle Books

434 King St Charleston, SC 29403
http://bluebicyclebooks.com
Book Event with Mary Alice Monroe
Jonathan Sanchez (843) 237-2742

Beaufort, SC
Sunday, September 8, 2013 – 1-3pm
McIntosh Book Shoppe

917 Bay St Beaufort, SC 29902
Book signing
Wilson McIntosh (843) 524-1119

Decatur, GA
Monday, September 9, 2013 – 7:15pm
Georgia Center Book, Decatur Library

215 Sycamore St. Decatur, GA 30030
Moonrise book reading and signing

Eufaula, AL
Thursday, September 12, 2013 – 11am-1pm
Carnegie Library

N Eufaula Ave Eufala AL, 36027
Literary Luncheon

Panama City, FL
Thursday, September 12, 2013 – 6:00pm
Harbor Village

3001 West 10th St. Panama City, FL 32401
BooksALIVE Fundraiser and Literary Luncheon

Panama City, FL
Friday, September 13, 2013 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Bay County Library

898 W 11th St. Panama City, FL 32401

Dothan, AL
Sunday, September 15, 2013 – 1:00-3:00pm
Houston County Library

212 W Burdenshaw St. Dothan, AL 36303
Library Event

Oxford, MS
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 5:00-7:00pm
Square Books Bookstore

160 Courthouse Square Oxford, MS 38655
www.squarebooks.com

Oxford MS
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 – 12:00-2:00pm
Oxford Library

401 Bramlett Blvd., Oxford, MS 38655
Phone number: (662) 234-1411

Jackson, MS
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 – 5:00-7:00pm
LeMuria Books

4465 N Hwy 55 Jackson, MS 39206
Book Signing
Store (601) 366-7619

Greenwood, MS
Thursday September 19, 2013 – 5:00pm
Turnrow Books
304 Howard St. Greenwood, MS 38930
www.turnrowbooks.com
Book signing
Phone number: (662) 453-5995

New Orleans, LA
Friday, September 20, 2013 - 6:00pm
Garden District Bookshop

2727 Prytania St. New Orleans, LA 70130
www.gardendistrictbookshop.comhttp://www.gardendistrictbookshop.com/
Reception and Book Signing
Phone number: (504) 895-2266

Spartanburg, SC
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 12:00 noon
City Range Restaurant

774 Spartan Blvd. Spartanburg, SC
Literary Luncheon
Phone number: (864) 327-3333

Woodstock, GA
Thursday, September 26, 2013- 10am
Big Canoe Clubhouse

186 Club House, Big Canoe, GA
Continental Breakfast and book Talk Event
(770) 516-9989

John’s Creek, GA
Northeast/Spruill Oaks Library – 6:30pm
Community Meeting Room

9560 Spruill Rd. John’s Creek, GA 30022
Book Talk – Reservations required (770-360-8820)

Woodstock, GA
Friday, September 27, 2013 - 6:30pm
Atlanta Fox Tale Book Shoppe

105 East Main St. #138 Woodstock, GA 30188
www.foxtalebookshoppe.com
Evening event
(770) 516-9989

Atlanta, GA
Saturday, September 28, 2013- 2pm
Barnes and Noble

120 Perimeter Center W Altanta, GA 30346
Book signing
Phone number: (770) 396-1200

Columbia, SC
Monday, September 30, 2013- 7pm
Barnes & Noble

3400 Forest Dr. Columbia (Forest Acres), SC 29204
Book Signing
Phone number: (803) 787-5600

Knoxville, TN
Thursday, October 10, 2013 – 5:00-7:00pm
Union Avenue Books

517 Union Ave Knoxville, TN 37902
www.unionavebooks.com
Phone number: (865) 951-2180

Nashville, TN
Friday & Saturday October 11-12, 2013 – starting at 6:30pm
Southern Festival of Books - War Memorial Plaza in Nashville

http://www.humanitiestennessee.org/programs/southern-festival-books-celebration-written-word
Authors round dinner and then solo panel

Shelby, NC
Monday, October 14, 2013- 12noon-2pm
Fireside Books and Gifts
212 S. Lafayette St. Shelby, NC 28150
Book signing

Charlotte, NC
Monday, October 14, 2013, 5:30-9pm
Maggiano’s Restaurant (Little Italy)
South Park Mall 4400 Sharon Rd, Charlotte NC 27713
http://wnba-charlotte.org/wnba/calendar/bibliofeast-2013-monday-october-14-2013/
Literary Moveable Feast
WNBA- Charlotte Chapter
Ticketed event: 704-525-9239

Charleston, SC
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 – 6pm
Charleston Library Society

164 King St. Charleston, SC 29401 – 6pm
http://events.postandcourier.com/charleston_sc/events/show/345179623-cassandra-king-moonrise
Evening event
Contact: (843) 723-9912

St. Simons Island, GA
Friday, October 18, 2013 – 3:30pm-5:30pm
St. Simon’s Island Casino

530 Beachview Dr. St. Simons Island, GA
Off Site Book Signing GJ Ford Bookstore

Columbia, SC
Wednesday, October 29, 2013 – 6-7pm
University of South Carolina

Fall Literary Festival
1322 Greene St, Columbia SC 29208
http://library.sc.edu/p/fall
Workshop, lecture and book signing
Phone number: (803) 777-2243

Columbia, SC
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 – 7pm
Barnes & Noble
Richland Fashion Mall
3400 Forest Dr. Columbia (Forest Acres) SC 29204
Book Signing

Amarillo, TX
Saturday, November 2nd 2013 – 11:30am
Open Book Festival – Amarillo Civic Center

401 S Buchanan St. Amarillo, TX 79101
http://www.amarillociviccenter.com/?p=6612
Luncheon Followed by book singing

Hilton Head, SC
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 – 12noon
Moss Creek Clubhouse

100 Devils Elbow Lane, Hilton Head, SC 29926
Literary Luncheon
Reservation required: (843) 837-2230

Amelia Island, FL
Wednesday, November 13, 2013– 5:00-7:30pm
The Book Loft
214 Centre St. Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
www.thebookloft.com
Phone number: (614) 464-1774
Book Signing

Neptune Beach, FL
Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 5:00pm
The Book Mark
220 1st St Neptune Beach, FL 32266
Phone number: (904) 241-9026
Book Signing

Vero Beach, FL
Saturday, November 16, 2013 – 10am
The Vero Beach Book Center

2145 Indian River Blvd, Vero Beach, FL 32960
Signing and coffee with Cassandra

Miami, FL
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 – 6pm
Miami Book Festival – Miami Dade College

Chapman Conference Center, Building 3, Chapman 2nd Floor (Room 3210)
An Evening with Cassandra and Pat Conroy

Charlotte, NC
Monday, November 25th, 2013– 5pm
Park Road Books

4139 Park Rd.Charlotte, NC 282309
Pat Conroy and Cassandra Book Signing

Raleigh, NC
Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 - 7:30pm
Quail Ridge Books
3522 Wade Ave Raleigh, NC 27607
https://www.facebook.com/events/372920432834223/?ref=22

Highlands, NC
Saturday, November 30 2013 – 12noon-3pm
The Summer House

2089 Highway, Highlands NC 28741
Book Signing

Asheville, NC
Monday, December 2, 2013 - 7pm
Malaprops’ Café

55 Haywood St. Asheville, NC 28801
www.malaprops.com
Contact: 1-800-441-9829 or 828-254-6734

Fairhope, AL
December 10, 2013 – 12pm(noon)
Eastern Shore Art Center

401 Oak St. Fairhope, AL 36532
Holiday Luncheon and Book Signing
Ticketed Luncheon: (251) 928-5295
 

These below are 2014 events

Fripp Island, SC
Tuesday, January 15 2014 – 10am
Fripp Island Community Center

222 Tarpon Blvd. Fripp Island, SC 29920
Book Signing

Hilton Head Island, SC
Saturday, January 25 2014 – 4-6pm
Chart House Restaurant

2 Hudson Rd., Hilton Head SC 29926
Book talk followed by signing
Ticketed event: (843) 681-6655

Hilton Head Island, SC
Sunday, February 23, 2014 – 11am-2pm
Westin Hilton Head Island Resort Ballroom

2 Grasslawn Ave., Hilton Head Island SC 29928
“Cooks n’ Books”
Book Signing Only

Dahlonega, GA
Thursday and Friday, March 7-8th, 2014- Time TK
University of Northern Georgia
25 Schultz Avenue, Dahlonega, GA 30533
Dahlonega Literary Festival
http://dahlonegaliteraryfestival.wordpress.com