Jacqueline West, Writer

Bestselling author of The Books of Elsewhere and Dreamers Often Lie

Appearances Calendar

(public events in bold)


January 7: Free Family Fun Day, Goodhue County Historical Society, Red Wing, MN. Reading/short talk at 1:00, followed by writing and art activities for kids! Books will be available for sale. 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

January 9: Book Club meeting (discussing Dreamers Often Lie), Barnes & Noble Galleria, Edina, MN.

January 18: Hillcrest Elementary, Ellsworth, WI.

January 28: "Writing for Young Readers" - Single-session class, Crossings at Carnegie, Zumbrota, MN. 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

March 7 - 8: South Central Service Cooperative Young Writers & Artists Conference, Mankato, MN

March 16: Success Beyond the Classroom Young Authors Conference, St. Paul, MN

March 20 - 24: Writing residency, Gage Elementary, Rochester, MN

April 3 - 7: School visits, Holmen, WI

May 12: Oaklawn Elementary, Menomonie, WI

May 25: Pinewood Elementary, Eagan, MN

June 14: Summer Reading Program, Prescott Public Library, Prescott, WI. 6:00 p.m. (More info to come)

July 20: Young Writers' Workshops, Scott County Public Libraries (More info to come)

July 27: Young Writers' Workshops, Scott County Public Libraries (More info to come)

Past Events

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