EVENT SCHEDULE

2018

No public events. Back in 2019 with the release of Treason.

2017


Click on the desired event for additional details and to RSVP.

RELEASE PARTIES (Socialize afterwards at a release party - complimentary hors d'oeuvres and cocktails.)
July 1:
MARYLAND - Rockville (Rockville Barnes & Noble at noon, party at Miller's Ale House)
July 8:
WASHINGTON - Silverdale (Kitsap Mall Barnes & Noble at noon, party at Yacht Club Broiler)
July 22:
FLORIDA - Melbourne (West Melbourne Barnes & Noble at noon, party at La Vela)

BOOKS & BEER (Socialize afterwards at a nearby pub - the beer’s on me!)
June 27:
VIRGINIA - Richmond (The Fountain Bookstore at 6:30 p.m., social at Sine Irish Pub & Restaurant)
July 1:
MARYLAND - Annapolis (Annapolis Barnes & Noble at 6 p.m., social at Chesapeake Brew Pub)
July 2:
VIRGINIA - Fairfax (Fair Lakes Promenade Barnes & Noble at 2 p.m., social at Dogfish Head Ale House)
July 9:
WASHINGTON - Seattle (Northgate Mall Barnes & Noble at 2 p.m., social at Ram Restaurant & Brewery)
July 15:
GEORGIA - St. Marys (St. Marys Submarine Museum Fundraiser, 6 p.m., reception at museum)
July 16:
FLORIDA - Jacksonville (St. Johns Town Center Barnes & Noble at 2 p.m, social at Blackfinn Ameripub)
July 23:
FLORIDA - Tampa (213 N Dale Mabry Barnes & Noble at 2 p.m., social at Press Box Sports Emporium)
July 29:
HAWAII - Honolulu (Al Moana Barnes & Noble at noon, social at Mai Tai Bar)
Aug 10: CONNECTICUT - Groton/Mystic (Bank Square Books at 6:30 p.m., the wine and beer will be there!)
Aug 12:
RHODE ISLAND - Middletown (Barnes & Noble at 5:30 p.m., social at Newport Storm Brewery)
Aug 19:
CALIFORNIA - San Diego (Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore at 2 p.m., social at Balboa's Tap House)
Aug 20:
CALIFORNIA - Los Angeles/Orange (Book Carnival at 2 p.m., social at Provisions Market)
Aug 26:
VIRGINIA - Virginia Beach (4485 Virginia Beach Blvd Barnes & Noble) at noon, social at Yard House)
Oct 14:
FLORIDA - Vero Beach (Vero Beach Book Center at 1 p.m., social at Carrabbas Italian Grill)

BOOK FESTIVALS & FUNDRAISERS
April 23: MARYLAND - Kensington Day of the Book Festival - Kensington (11 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
May 20: MARYLAND - Gaithersburg Book Festival (Panel at 12:15 p.m.)
July 20: WASHINGTON, D.C. - Navy Yard (Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Fundraiser 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Oct 11: VIRGINIA - Fall for the Book Festival (Oakton Library - 7 p.m.)

OTHER EVENTS
June 27: VIRGINIA - ABC Morning News - WRIC 8-news / Richmond (9 a.m.)
June 29: MARYLAND - Radio Interview - WNAV / Annapolis (8:35 a.m.)
Aug 13: MASSACHUSETTS - Guest Speaker for USNSCC 7 Zulu Squadron
OCT 1: PENNSYLVANIA - Guest Speaker for Amphibious Ships Reunion
Oct 11: FLORIDA - Guest Speaker for USS Spinax Reunion (Daytona Beach)
Oct 14: FLORIDA - Guest Speaker for Navy Birthday Ball (Palm Beach Navy League)
Oct 19-21: MARYLAND - Book Signing at the U.S. Naval Academy Midshipmen Store
Oct 26: NEW ORLEANS - Guest Speaker for USS Kamehameha Reunion
Nov 2: VIRGINIA - Book Signing at the Naval Submarine League Symposium
Nov 4: GEORGIA - Guest Speaker at Kings Bay Submarine Veterans of WWII Memorial



2016


RELEASE PARTIES
(supported by Barnes & Noble)
* Ice Station Nautilus signing and reception (complimentary hors d'oeuvres and cocktails) *
June 25:
MARYLAND - Gaithersburg (Bonefish Grill in the Kentlands, noon - 2 p.m.)
June 26: VIRGINIA - Fairfax (Fair Lakes Promenade Barnes & Noble at 2 p.m, reception at Romano's Macaroni Grill)
July 10: WASHINGTON - Silverdale (Yacht Club Broiler, 1 p.m - 3 p.m.)
July 16: RHODE ISLAND - Newport/Middletown (Coddington Brewing Company, noon - 2 p.m.)
Aug 20: FLORIDA - (Merritt Island Barnes & Noble at noon, reception at Sunset Waterfront Grill & Bar in Cocoa Beach)

OTHER SIGNINGS / EVENTS
Apr 2: Literary Orange, Irvine, California (Ships, Subs & SEALs panel, 10:40 - 11:20 a.m.)
May 26-28:
Book signing at U.S. Naval Academy (Midshipmen Store)
June 28:
Book signing at Washington Navy Yard, Town Center (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
July 2: BOOKS & BEER! at Chesapeake Brewing Co in Annapolis, MD (noon - 3 p.m.).
Aug 21: Book signing in The Villages, Florida (Barnes & Noble, 2 p.m.)

GUEST SPEAKING
Mar 3:
West Point Alumni Association meeting, Fort Myers, Virginia
Apr 5: Stonecrest Veterans Club, Summerfield, Florida
May 10: Navy League Eastern Shore Council meeting, Talbot Country Club, Easton, Maryland
May 17: USSVI Bremerton meeting, Bremerton, Washington
May 19: Naval Submarine League luncheon, Bangor, Washington
June 18: USSVI Chesapeake meeting, Bowie, Maryland
Oct 29: Tin Can Sailor / DESA Bull Session, Virginia Beach, Virginia
Dec 3: USSVI Tri-State meeting


2015


Feb 7: Guest speaker at USSVI Tri-State Base (American Legion Post 96, Brunswick, MD - 11 a.m)
Feb 28:
Book Launch & Signing in Rockville, Maryland (Barnes & Noble - Noon)
Feb 28: Book Launch & Signing in Fairfax, Virginia (Barnes & Noble - 5 p.m.)
Mar 7: Book signing in Newport / Middletown, Rhode Island (Barnes & Noble in Middletown Village - 2 p.m.)
Mar 10: Guest speaker at USSVI Keystone Base (Pembroke American Legion - 6 p.m.)
Mar 14: Book signing in Silverdale, Washington (Barnes & Noble in the Kitsap Mall - 2 p.m.)
Mar 21: Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, VA (OMNI Hotel - 12 p.m.)
Mar 21:
Guest Speaker at USS George Bancroft (SSBN 643) Reunion in Norfolk, Virginia
Mar 28: Book signing in Merritt Island, Florida (Barnes & Noble across from Merritt Square Mall - 3 p.m.)
May 16: Gaithersburg Book Festival, Gaithersburg, Maryland (10 a.m. - Dashiell Hammett Pavilion)
Jun 27: Washington Naval Officer's Spouse Club - Book Club (Springfield, VA Library, 2 p.m.)
Sep 11: Author Panel at USSVI annual convention (Westin Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA - 2 p.m. in Somerset Room)
Oct 1-3: Book signing at U.S. Naval Academy Midshipmen Store (8-4 Thursday, 8-3 Friday, 8-12 Saturday)
Oct 9: Guest speaker at USS Sierra (AD-18) reunion in Norfolk (Spirit of Norfolk cruise)
Oct 21: Book signing at Naval Submarine League Symposium (Fairview Park Marriott, Falls Church, VA)
Nov 7: Guest speaker at VP-68 45th Reunion in Patuxent River, MD
Nov 17: National Press Club Book Fair & Author's Night (National Press Club, 13th Floor, Washington, D.C. - 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.)


2014

March 23
: The Trident Deception Launch Party at the U.S. Navy Memorial (Washington, D.C. - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.)
March 29
: Book signing in Newport / Middletown, Rhode Island (Barnes & Noble in Middletown Village - 2 p.m.)
April 5: Book signing in Bangor/Bremerton, Washington (Barnes & Noble in the Kitsap Mall - 2 p.m.)
April 26: Book signing in Merritt Island, FL (Barnes & Noble across from Merritt Square Mall - 2 p.m.)
May 17: Gaithersburg Book Festival (featured speaker), Gaithersburg, Maryland (see www.gaithersburgbookfestival.org)
May 24: Book signing in Charleston, WV (Books-A-Million in Charleston Town Center - 3 p.m.)
May 29: Guest speaker at USS Kirkpatrick (DD/DE 318) Reunion in Gettysburg, PA
May 31: Calvert Author Festival (featured speaker) , Calvert, MD (10 a.m.) (http://calvert.lib.md.us/author.html)
June 14: Guest speaker & book signing at AMRA national convention, Williamsburg, VA
July 12: Debut Author & book signing at THRILLERFEST in New York City (Debut Author Breakfast - 8 a.m.)
August 18: Guest speaker & book signing at National Association of Destroyer Veterans national convention
August 30: Guest speaker at USS DuPont (DD 941) Reunion in Alexandria, VA
September 10: Guest speaker at USS Saufley (DD 465) Reunion in Gaithersburg, MD
September 18: Guest speaker at USS Gherardi (DD 637) Reunion in Atlantic City, NJ
September 28: Baltimore Book Festival (Author Tent)
October 4: Guest speaker at USS Prairie (AD 15) Reunion in Norfolk, VA
October 16: Guest speaker at Montgomery County MOAA quarterly meeting, MD
October 19: Guest speaker at USS Pompon (SS 267) Reunion in Baltimore, MD
November 8: Military Book Fair aboard USS MIDWAY in San Diego (11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m)




PAST EVENTS

Ice Station Nautilus Signings and Release Parties:

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The Trident Deception Launch Party at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C.

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The Trident Deception signing in Rhode Island (Barnes & Noble in Middletown Village)

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The Trident Deception signing in Silverdale, Washington (Barnes & Noble in the Kitsap Mall)

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