Events & Appearances

Seattle, WA ~ January 26, 2019

American Library Association Midwinter Conference. Luncheon and signing event. Tickets and event info at


Boca Raton, FL ~ March 6th & 7th, 2019

New Directions for Women Luncheon. Annual event benefiting National Jewish Health, the leading respiratory hospital in the nation. The luncheon will raise funds to support research and treatment, including heart and lung diseases that affect women. Tickets and event info at


Newport Beach, CA ~ April 6, 2019

Literary Orange – Annual Literary Event. Tickets and event info at


Doylestown, Pennsylvania ~ April 8, 2019

Talk and signing at the Doylestown Bookshop at James-Lorah House


New York, New York ~ April 9, 2019

Random House Special Event- Penguin Random House offices


Scarsdale, New York ~ April 10

Eastchester Barnes and Noble Bookclub event


Brielle, New Jersey ~ April 11

Booktown Event at The Brielle Public Library


Madison, Connecticut ~ April 12

RJ Julia Bookstore event at First Congregational Church of Madison


Bethlehem, Connecticut ~ April 13

Bellamy-Ferriday House and Gardens: Special Event in partnership with Random House. Tickets to come, through Random House website.


Southport, Connecticut ~ April 14

The Pequot Library– talk and signing


Raleigh, North Carolina ~ April 15

Quail Ridge Books Talk and Signing

Atlanta, Georgia ~ April 16

Atlanta History Center Talk and Signing


Cumming, GA ~ April 17, 2019

Forsyth County Reads Together: An Evening with Martha Hall Kelly. Presented by the Forsyth County Public Library at the Forsyth Conference Center. Spend the evening with bestselling author Martha Hall Kelly as she talks about the life of one remarkable woman who inspired her debut novel Lilac Girls. The author will also discuss her researcher writing historical fiction and her progress in writing two prequels to Lilac Girls. Tickets and event info link coming soon.


Woodstock, Georgia ~ April 18

Foxtale Bookshop Talk and Signing


Chicago, Illinois ~ April 22

Anderson’s Bookshop Talk and Signing


Parma, Ohio ~ April 23

Cuyahoga Library Talk and Signing


Cincinnati, Ohio ~ April 24

Joseph-Beth Booksellers Talk and Signing


Indianapolis, Indiana ~ April 25

Christamore House Guild Book/Author Benefit


Kansas City, Missouri ~April 29

Rainy Day Books Talk and Signing


St. Louis, Missouri ~ April 30

St. Louis County Library Talk and Signing


Tulsa, Oklahoma ~ May 1

Magic City Books Talk and Signing


Dallas, Texas ~ May 2

Interabang Books in conversation with Andrea Katz


New York, New York ~ May 7

Barnes and Noble Upper West Side Bookclub Event


Boston, Massachusetts ~ May 8    6:30-8:30

Lenox Hotel. In conversation with Robin Kall Homonoff of Reading With Robin. For tickets:


Washington, Connecticut ~ May 9

Gunn Memorial Library Talk and Signing


Gladstone, New Jersey ~ May 10

Junior League of Morristown Annual Author Luncheon


San Diego, California ~ May 13

Adventures by the Book– Pushkin Restaurant


San Diego, California ~ May 14

11:30 am Warwick’s Luncheon at The Santaluz Club/7:30 pm Warwick’s Talk and Signing


Seattle, Washington ~ May 15

University Book Store Mill Creek Talk and Signing


Poulsbo, Washington ~ May 16

Liberty Bay Books Talk and Signing


Bethlehem, Connecticut ~ June 22

Bellamy-Ferriday House and Gardens Talk and signing

Southbury, Connecticut~ July 25

Pomperaug Woods talk and signing

Cold Spring, Kentucky ~ October 18

Campbell County Library talk and signing

Noteworthy past events:

Baltimore, MD (October, 2018). New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association (NAIBA) Trade Show

Park City, UT (October, 2018). “Women’s Voices Author Breakfast” presented by the Mountain and Plains Independent Bookseller Association (MPIBA).

Bristol, CT (October, 2018). Friends of the Bristol Library 2018 Author Brunch and Presentation followed by book-signing.

Nashville, Tennessee (June, 2016). Can’t wait to visit Nashville! First stop, The Centennial Club luncheon. Next stop, Parnassus Books, for a Lilac Girls Book talk and signing. Excited to see Parnassus, home of the world’s greatest tag line: An Independent Bookstore For Independent People.

New York City (July, 2016). Random House Open House. Spend the day at Random House talking books. The most fun day ever.

Vineyard Haven, Martha’s Vineyard, MA (May, 2016). Bunch of Grapes Bookstore’s Lilac Girls book talk and signing. Come to the bookstore I grew up with, the most charming Bunch of Grapes, to talk Lilac Girls and get your very own signed copy.

Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard, MA (August, 2016). Noepe Center for the Literary Arts, 104 Main Street Edgartown, Mass. Lilac Girls book talk and signing. Find out what’s happening “behind the hedges” at the incredible Noepe Center for the Arts in the heart of lovely Edgartown.

Palm Beach, Florida (February, 2017). MorseLife Literary Society: “Breakfast with Celebrated Authors” at The Colony Hotel Pavilion.