Book Events, Features, Wrap Ups & Hauls

Book Event: 2017 Ohioana Book Festival + Book Haul


On Saturday April 8th, I attended the 10th annual Ohioana Book Festival.  This event takes place in Columbus Ohio (about 1-1.5 hours north of where I live) every year, and focuses on featuring & promoting Ohio authors.


Continue on to read about my experience, which books I hauled, and which author I had an “awkward encounter” with…

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Book Event: V.E. Schwab’s A Conjuring of Light Book Tour


On Saturday, March 4th, I attended V.E. Schwab’s A Conjuring of Light book tour.

And yes, it was as awesome as you imagine it would be…

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Book Event: Brit Bennett, Author of The Mothers


On Tuesday February 7th, I attended an author event for Brit Bennett, author of The Mothers.  This event was held at the Joseph-Beth Booksellers at their Cincinnati, Ohio location.


Even though I had not yet read the book, I have heard overwhelmingly positive things about it, so I am confident that when I do get the opportunity to pick it up, I will love it.

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Book Event: Books by the Banks Book Festival


Here it is! The moment you have all be waiting for!  Well maybe not, but this is definitely a post that I have been looking forward to writing & posting 🙂

Below I talk about meeting authors like Maggie Stiefvater, Jenny Lawson, Tiffany McDaniel, Mindy McGinnins, and many more…

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Book Event: Stephen King’s End of Watch Book Tour


If you follow my blog posts, you may remember that I had scored tickets to go see Stephen King!  You can read all about the stress and excitement of scoring these hard to get tickets here → Bookish Dreams Do Come True! Stephen King Book Tour.

This tour was to  promote his most recent book release, End of Watch, which is the 3rd and final installment in the Bill Hodges Trilogy.  You can read my reviews of Mr. Mercedes here → Book Review: Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King and Finders Keepers here → Book Review: Finders Keepers by Stephen King.

Last Thursday, June 9th,  finally came and went…I am still in disbelief that I got the chance to see Stephen King speak.  I mean who HASN’T read one of his 50+ novels or at the very least, heard of him?  This event was HUGE for our city… I think the last time Stephen King came to Dayton, Ohio was in the 1980’s?  Don’t quote me but I thought it was ’88?  Can I get a fact check on that one?  If that is indeed correct, it would have been almost 30 years since he was last here!

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