January 27 – South Dakota
January 27 – South Dakota
February 10 –
March 15 –Buena Vista University, Storm Lake, Iowa – reading and lecture, 7 p.m. with classroom visits on Friday, March 16
March 22 or 23 TBA – Visiting District 77 Dakota Meadows Middle School (Very excited for this hometown event, if we can make it happen)
April 16-The Happy Bookers Book Club, Mankato
May 12- Midwest Book Awards Gala, Luther Northwestern Seminary, St. Paul
June 21-22-23 – Pekin Days, Pekin North Dakota, origination point of the Slider’s Son story. Details TBD.
Oct. 12, 13 – Deep Valley Book Festival, Mankato Event Center
Oct. 22 – North Mankato Taylor Library, Author event
September 12 – 6 p.m. – Book LAUNCH for Slider’s Son at the Blue Earth County Library, Mankato
Sept, 14 – 7 p.m. — Reading and continued Slider’s Son book launch at Mankato Barnes and Noble, RiverHills Mall
Sept. 20—Noon to 1 p.m. – Sakatah reading series, South Central College, Conf. Center C, 1920 Lee Blvd., North Mankato, MN
Sept. 21-24 —South Dakota Festival of Books, Deadwood, SD
Oct. 5-6—Northern Great Plains History Conference, Grand Forks, ND
Becky participated in a panel, “The ‘Story’ Within the History: Great Plains History in Fiction and Nonfiction” Rebecca Fjelland Davis with authors Rachael Hanel, and Amy Mattson Lauters
Oct. 6, p.m., Oct. 7– Deep Valley Book Festival, Mankato Event Center, Mankato
Becky and her writing group presented a panel about making writing groups work, and writing for publication. (“Siblings in Ink” have been working together 13 years!)
Oct. 17—7 p.m.–Muir Library, Winnebago, MN; reading, book talk, books for sale and signing 36 Main St N, Winnebago, MN 56098
Oct. 19—7:30 p.m.—Arts Center of Saint Peter, “Rebecca Fjelland Davis: Prairie-Dogging Her Way to a Completed Novel”
Oct. 21–1 p.m.—Cambridge, IA Library; reading, book talk, books for sale
Oct. 26, 27, 28—Citizen Jane Film Festival, Stephens College, Columbia, MO
Chasing AllieCat the film was submitted and was ACCEPTED to this film festival. The premier of this film (shorts program) was well attended and well received! (And made Becky cry)
Nov. 9 –Van Meter,Iowa!
All day, Becky will be at the Van Meter Middle School, talking about writing, about this novel and Bob Feller ties, and signing books as requested.
Nov. 9, 6:30 p.m.–Van Meter Public Library, Van Meter, IA. VAN METER IS the home of Bob Feller! Bob Feller is Grant O’Grady’s (Slider’s Son) idol! This is an exciting event!
Nov. 10–7:30 a.m. until noon–Ballard Middle School and Huxley Public Library: My alma Mater! Home town
Nov. 18–4 p.m., 5 p.m. Mankato premiere showings of Chasing AllieCat, the movie at Nicollet Bike Shop, 607 N. Riverfront Drive, Mankato
Nov. 20–12 p.m., 1 p.m, and 5 p.m. at South Central College–Mankato premiere showings of Chasing AllieCat, the movie
December 2– 2 p.m., Addendum Books, also with Shelley Tougas!
478 Cleveland Ave. S., St. Paul, MN 55105
December 16, 2 p.m. Bemidji Public Library
509 America Ave. NW, Bemidji, MN 56601
December 28–Curiosi Tea House, 5-7 p.m., North Riverfront Drive, Mankato
January 19–All day–JWP (Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton) Middle School with AWESOME 7th and 8th graders, Janesville, MN
January 20, 2 p.m.–The Red Balloon Book Shop, also with Shelley Tougas!
891 Grand Ave., St Paul, MN 55105
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Deep Valley Book Festival--Betsy-Tacy Society Calendar of Events. The Deep Valley Homecoming is coming up at the end of June. Author Melissa Wiley (whom I met at ALA in San Diego a couple years ago) will be a featured speaker. This will be fun. Check the above...
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