2013 North American Author Tour

Tom Peek’s North American Author Tour (October – November 2013)

Beginning mid-October 2013 Tom Peek will be on tour in the Western and Midwest regions of the United States as well as British Columbia, Canada.  Check below for locations and dates. Times listed are local times. And please head over to our Facebook Page to let us know you'll be attending one of Tom's readings and to invite your Facebook friends.

October 10 - 11 – Oregon

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Thursday, October 10, 7:00 p.m. - Annie Bloom’s Books, 7834 SW Capitol Highway, Portland, OR 97219, 503-246-0053, books@annieblooms.com,

www.annieblooms.com/event/tom-peek-presents-daughters-fire

 

Friday, October 11, 7:30 p.m. – Linfield College, Nicholson Library, 900 SE Baker Street, McMinnville, OR 97128 503-883-2517

www.linfield.edu/linfield-news/peek-to-discuss-latest-book-at-linfield/

October 12 - 17 – Puget Sound Area

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Saturday October 12, 3:00 p.m. - Orca Books, 509 Fourth Avenue East, Olympia, WA 98501, 360-352-0123, events@orcabooks.com

www.orcabooks.com/event/saturday-october-12th-300pm-tom-peek-daughters-fire

 

Wednesday, October 16, 7:00 p.m. - Village Books, 1200 11th Street, Bellingham, WA 98225, 360-671-2626, events@villagebooks.com,

www.villagebooks.com/event/tom-peek-10/16/13

 

Thursday, October 17, 7:00 pm - Edmonds Bookshop, 111 5th Avenue South, Edmonds, WA 98020, 425-775-2789, edmondsbookshop@msn.com

www.edmondsbookshop.com/events.htm

October 18 - 20 – British Columbia

Friday, October 18, 7:00 p.m. - Courtenay Museum & Paleontology Center, 207 Fourth Street, Courtenay B.C., V9N 1G7, Vancouver Island, 250-334-0686, info@courtenaymuseum.ca

www.courtenaymuseum.ca/events/daughters-of-fire-tom-peek-author-and-interpreter/

 

Saturday, October 19, 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - Writing Workshop, “Empowered by the Pen,” Courtenay Museum, Vancouver Island, BC (address & contact information above)

www.courtenaymuseum.ca/events/tom-peek-writers-workshop/

 

Sunday, October 20, 7:00 p.m. - People’s Co-Op Books, 1391 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC V5L 3X5, 604-253-6442

“Inspired by Pacific Lands: Writings from Cascadia and Hawaii”

Tom Peek, reading with Trevor Carolan and Daniela Elza. Trevor is coeditor of Cascadia: The Life and Breath of the World (University of Hawaii Press). Daniela is author of milk tooth bane bone (Leaf Press).

 

 

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www.peoplescoopbookstore.com

 

October 22 - 27 – Minnesota

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Wednesday, October 23, 7:00 p.m. - The Bookcase, 824 Lake Street East, Wayzata, MN 55391, 952-473-8341,

http://www.bookcaseofwayzata.com/content/tom-peek-author-daughters-fire

 

Saturday, October 26, 4:00 p.m. - Moon Palace Books, 2820 E 33rd St, Minneapolis, MN 55406, 612-454-0455, info@moonpalacebooks.com

www.moonpalacebooks.com/event/tom-peek-daughters-fire

 

Sunday, October 27, 2:00 p.m. - Grey Cloud Island Town Hall, South Washington County, MN, 651-459-4150, elizjbell2193@gmail.com

Grey Cloud Island, where Tom Peek grew up, is Minnesota’s smallest township, located halfway between St. Paul and Hastings at a great bend in the Mississippi River.

 

October 29 - 30 – Michigan

Tuesday, October 29, 10:00 a.m. -University of Michigan Hatcher Graduate Library, Room 101, Gallery Space, 913 South University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, 734-764-0400 (grad library), najita@umich.edu

www.lib.umich.edu/hatcher-graduate-library

 

Tuesday, October 29, 7:00 pm.  - Ann Arbor District Library Multipurpose Room, 343 S 5th Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48104, 734-327-4200.

“Hawaii: Deep Beauty and Volcanic Power,” Tom Peek, with Frances Kai-Hwa Wang reading from "Where the Lava Meets the Sea—Asian Pacific American Postcards from Hawai‘i" and artist Catherine Robbins

www.aadl.org/node/232882

 

Wednesday, October 30, 7:00 p.m. - Nicola’s Books, Westgate Shopping Center

2513 Jackson Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48103, 734-662-0600, events@nicolasbooks.com

www.nicolasbooks.com/event/meet-author-tom-peek-daughters-fire

 

November 1 - 14 – Northern California

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Saturday, November 2, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Ia Oe E Ka La Hula Festival, Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave, Pleasanton, CA 94566

Tom will be reading at the Booth of Patrick Landeza

www.kumuhulafestival.com

 

Monday, November 4, 12:00 Noon – Meet-and-Greet, The Depot Bookstore & Café, 87 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley, CA 94941, 415-383-2665

www.depotbookstore.com

 

Monday, November 4, 7:00 p.m. – The Cue, 1835 Colfax St., Concord, CA 94520
Landeza Presents “Slack Key, Story, Song,” with slack key masters Stephen Inglis, Keale, Bill Griffin, and Chris Lau, and special guest author Tom Peek reading from Daughters of Fire.
510-423-3051
www.landezapresents.com

 

 

Tuesday, November 5, 7:00 p.m. – Bookshop West Portal, 80 W Portal Ave  San Francisco, CA 94127, 415-564-8080

www.bookshopwestportal.com

 

Wednesday, November 6, 6:00 p.m. – Napa Bookmine, 964 Pearl St  Napa, CA 94559, 707-733-3199

www.napabookmine.com/events/

 

Thursday, November 7, 11 a.m. to Noon - KPFA 94.1FM Berkeley Radio Interview, Music of the World program with Sandy Miranda.

Listen online: www.kpfa.org

 

Sunday, November 10, 10:30 a.m. – KVMR 89.5FM Nevada City Radio Interview, Kani Ka Pila program with Michael Keene.

Listen online: www.kvmr.org

 

Sunday, November 10, 1:00 p.m. – Reading at Sierra Mountain Coffee Roasters / Tomes, 671 Maltman Drive, Grass Valley, CA 95945, in the Brunswick Basin between Grass Valley and Nevada City, 530-273-4002, tomes@nccn.net

www.tomesgv.com

 

Tuesday, November 12, 7:00 p.m. – El Cerrito Public Library, 6510 Stockton Avenue, El Cerrito, CA  94530, 510-526-7512

http://ccclib.org/locations/elcerrito.html