I am so excited to share my next book, Don’t Overthink It, with you. We are already making travel plans for next spring and will add them here as soon as we have events planned.

If you would like me to come to your bookstore, library, or literary festival we’d love to hear from you. Please email my events manager Shannan at Shannan @ with info about your venue and to find out more about dates.

I hope to see you soon.



When: Wednesday 11/6/19
Where: Lipscomb University
Details: Anne will be presenting at the Art of Writing conference on Casting Novel Characters Using the Enneagram. For more information or to register see The Christy Awards website.


When: Thursday 11/7/19 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Campus 805, 2620 Clinton Avenue
Details: This event is sponsored by The Snail on the Wall and The Rocket City Mom Virtual Book Club. Anne will be in-conversation with Rocket City Mom, Shannan Malone. Additionally, one lucky reader, who purchases the early-bird ticket, will be selected in-advance for an impromptu and mini version of WSIRN. Tickets are $40 and include light hors d’oeuvres, a cocktail, and a copy of I’d Rather Be Reading.

Previous Events


When: Saturday 10/26/19 10:00-4:00
Where: Duke Energy Center
Details: Books by the Banks is Cincinnati’s regional book festival. Come see Anne and 100 other authors at this all day event. Admission is free.

Midlands, NC

When: Saturday 10/19/19
Where: NestFest
Details: Join Anne and other makers, pickers, curators, farmers, foodies, musicians and artists of all sorts at Myquillyn Smith’s barn. This is an all day event and is open to the public. Tickets required; get yours here.


When: Thursday 10/17/19
Where: Bookmarks Bookstore
Details: Anne will be in conversation with Charlie Lovett about The Bookman’s Tale. This event will also be live streamed in the Modern Mrs Darcy Book Club. This is a free event but tickets are required to attend in person.

When: Friday 10/18/19
Details: Book Club and Patreon members are invited to a more intimate gathering so we can really chat. Keep an eye on your email for more details. If you’re not a member and are interested in attending, please join Book Club or Patreon.


When: Friday 9/13/19
Where: SIBA
Details: Anne will be a featured author at the 180 days party at SIBA. This is a trade show open to independent booksellers.

When: Friday 9/13/19
Details: Since SIBA is an industry event not open to the public we’ll be having a Book Club/Patreon meet up this weekend. Book Club and Patreon members keep an eye on your email for more details.


When: Tuesday 8/13/19 at 7:00 pm
Where: Carmichael’s Bookstore, Frankfort Ave
Details: Anne will be in conversation with Joshilyn Jackson and Kim Michele Richardson as they discuss The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek. This event is free and open to the public. Find more details here.


When: Tuesday 4/30/19
Where: Colorado Association of Libraries
Details: Anne is presenting on readers’ advisory. This is a private training event for librarian throughout Colorado.


When: Saturday 4/27/19, Independent Bookstore Day!
Where: Magic City Books
Details: Anne is celebrating Independent Bookstore Day at Magic City Books. This event is free and open to all.


When: Thursday 2/7/19
Where: Literacy is Key
Details: This is Kappa Kappa Gamma’s annual literacy advocacy fundraiser. Also featuring, Kristina McMorris and Brad Taylor.



When: Saturday 12/1/18
Where: Louisville Free Public Library, Southwest Regional branch
Details: Anne will discuss and sign I’d Rather Be Reading. This event is free and open to all.

Lexington, KY

When: Saturday 11/17/18
Where: Kentucky Book Festival at the Kentucky Horse Park
Details: Details to come.


When: Friday 11/2/18
Where: Cincinnati’s First Podcast Festival, held at Memorial Hall in Over the Rhine
Details: Anne will be joining Pantsuit Politics co-hosts Beth Silvers and Sarah Stewart Holland for a live, 60-minute podcast for the closing keynote of the podcast festival. You may attend the closing keynote only, or attend all events beginning at 4:00 pm. (The podcast festival begins November 1; tickets are available for both days.) Anne will sign books following the live podcast; books will also be available for purchase. Click here for more info and to buy tickets.


When: Friday 10/26/18
Where: Parnassus, Nashville, TN
Details: This event is free and open to all. Parnassus asks that to get a book signed at this event, please purchase the book from Parnassus.