Following is a list of upcoming events where Rori will be speaking or signing books:


July TBD YA Party Panel at Bricks & Mortar Bookstore in Redmond Town Center

May 9 Author School Visit at Redmond Middle School

March 6 Big Island in Hawaii, Bookstore TBD, on a panel with Marissa Meyer, Anna Banks, Lish McBride, and Ayesha Patel


October 8-9 Geek Girl Con, Seattle Convention Center, moderating YA After Hours panel Sat 10/8 at 7pm with Jeanne Ryan, Mark Henry, J.Anderson Coats, Martha Brockenbrough, and Lish McBride

July 29-31 SCBWI LA Annual Conference, signing books in the Sunday Published & Listed authors’ room.

May 22:  4-6pm Perfected Book Launch Party, Matthews Winery, 16116 140th Pl NE, Woodinville, WA 98072,  Wine samples will be free for the first 100 people, plus…live music, food, book-themed costumes, prizes and favors for the kids!

May 16:  7pm B Sharp Cafe in Tacoma for a reading of ELECTED to the Creative Colloquy of writers

June 13:  School visit at Redmond Middle School

Jan 9: 7pm University Bookstore in downtown Seattle.  “YA After Hours” panel with authors Lish McBride, Jeanne Ryan, J.Anderson Coats, and Martha Brockenbrough


December 21: Release of the Elected Series’ prequel short story The Pendant, exclusively on Amazon

October 10-11:  Table at Geek Girl Con in Seattle

October 5:  Speaking at Write on the Sound Conference

May 16:  Romantic Times Event, Dallas, TX

May 5, 7-9pm:  Bellevue University Bookstore SCBWI’s Inside Story presentation

April 22-May 3:  Online Book Blitz for SUSPECTED’s release

April 22:  Release of SUSPECTED through all major retailers

April 18-19:  SCBWI Washington State Conference, signing books

March 25: Book panel and signing at the Bellevue University Bookstore in Seattle, WA 6pm

February 4: The Clifi Report: Online interview with the man who coined the term Clifi, Dan Bloom

January 8: Interview in the New Jersey Florham Park Eagle newspaper


January 31st:  Interviewed on the MD/DE/WVA Society of Childrens Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) webpage

March 29: MD/DE/WVA SCBWI Conference, presenting on “Social Media for Authors” and “How to Find an Agent” with agent Sara D’Emic

April 19:  Speaking on writer panels at AwesomeCON in the Washington DC Convention Center:  10:30 am “Working with Small Presses” and doing a signing at 4:30pm

April 22: Release of ELECTED through all major retailers

May 5:  Interview on The Nerd Element, Podcast with DJ Grandpa

Sept 26-27:  Baltimore Book Festival at the Inner Harbor (12-1 and 3-4 Friday; 2-3 and 5:30-7:00 Saturday)

Nov 14:  Signing books at the Christmas in Seattle crafts/arts festival

December 15:  Pre-release for the prequel short story to Elected, THE PENDANT.  In the anthology ATHENA’S DAUGHTERS 2.

Dec 26:  Interview in the Redmond Reporter newspaper


Below is the list of websites where ELECTED was featured on its release Blog Tour–a big THANK YOU to these bloggers for hosting me!

April 15:  Fearless Fiction, Musings of a Writing Reader, Vincent Morrone, Maggie Allen Writes, Emily Ward

April 21:  J.M.’s Meanderings

April 22:  Learn, Live, and Explore, Juliana Haygert’s Author Site, S.J. Pajonas, Melinda Dozier, Bende Books, Carol Pavliska, Ana Blaze Romance, Sophie Davis Books, Scriptland, Angie Sandro, Chrystalla Thoma, Cecilia Robert, Megan O’Russell, Laura Bowers

April 23:  Locos for Libros, Aria Kane, Literary Rambles, In Search of Romance, The Phoenix Fallacy, Diana Peterfreund

April 24:  Virginia Brasch, Ailionora, Indie Authors You Want to Read

April 25:  Kat Daemon, Gina Henning

April 26:  Writing about Love

April 29:  Jessica Spotswood, Nancy Scanlon, Giant Squid Books

May 1:  Emily Ann Ward, A Creative Mind, Tammar Stein

May 2:  Down Under Wonderings, Gina Henning

May 3:  Blissful Blog, Musings of a Writing Reader, Kick Start Your Heart Romance

May 4:  Michael Sci-fan,

May 5:  Stacey Nash

May 6:  Becky Wallace, Workaday Reads

May 8:  Lola’s Reviews

May 10:  No Filter Between Brain and Mouth

May 11:  The Phoenix Fallacy, Dr. Douge, Evie Knight

May 12:  Lisa Maxwell

May 13:  Pieces of Whimsy

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