Events 2019

Saturday, April 27, 2019 – Laguna Nigel, CA
11:30 a.m.
Lunch, Talk & Signing
El Niguel Country Club
23700 Club House Dr
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
The cost is $60.00
E-mail [email protected] for information and reservations

Thursday, May 2, 2019 – Los Angeles, CA
6:30 p.m.
Q & A with Viet Thanh Nguyen about The Displaced
Diesel Bookstore
Brentwood Countrymart
225 26th St.
Santa Monica, CA 90402
For information:

Saturday, May 4, 2019 – Yorba Linda, CA
10:00 a.m.
Breakfast, Talk, & Signing – SOLD OUT
The Danish Cultural Center
16881 Bastanchury Road
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
For information and tickets:

Sunday, May 5 – Culver City, CA
4:00 p.m.
Reception & Readings
Paperback LA 3 – Launch Party
Helms Design Center
8800 Venice Blvd.,
Los Angeles, CA 90034
For information:

Tuesday, May 14 – Westlake Village
10:00 a.m.
Bunch, Talk, and Signing.
Books and Brunch (Brandeis Conejo Valley Chapter)
North Ranch Country Club
4761 Valley Spring Drive
Westlake Village, CA
The charge is $65.
Call Barbara Polisky for information and reservations at 818-991-2667

Sunday, May 19 – Pasadena, CA
4:30 p.m.
Pasadena LitFest
Pasadena Playhouse
39 S. El Molino Avenue,
Pasadena, CA 91101
For information:

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 – Santa Ana, CA
11:45 am
Lunch, Talk & Signing
Green Parrot Society
Assistance League
1028 West Second Street
Santa Ana, CA 93703
Cost — $35.00
For ticket information, contact Kay Housley at [email protected]

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 – Los Angeles, CA
6:00 p.m., check-in,
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., 7-course Dinner ($25), Talk & Signing
Golden Dragon Restaurant
Sponsored by the China Society
960 N. Broadway
Los Angeles (Chinatown), CA 90012
For tickets and information: or call Yvonne, 310-454-3621

Thursday, June 13th, 2019
12:00 p.m.
Huntington Beach Central Library
Lower Level Rooms C/D
7111 Talbert Ave,
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
There are three ways guests can book tickets:  online through the website at under Programs and Special Events, in person at the library gift shop or by mail.  They will begin accepting reservations 5 weeks prior to the event.

Sunday, June 16 – Santa Barbara
8:00 p.m.
Keynote Speaker
Santa Barbara Writers’ Conference
27 West Anapamu Street, Suite 305
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
For tickets and information:

Tuesday, June 25 – Palos Heights, IL
7:00 p.m.
Talk and Signing
Palos Heights Public Library
Grand Lobby of Trinity Christian College
6601 W. College Drive,
Palos Heights, IL 60463
For information: