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SIBA Trade Show - September 25-26, 2009
Greenville, SC

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Karen White, me, Ron Eash, Mary Alice Monroe, and John Thompson

Book Club Discusion of A Hundred Years of Happiness - September 1, 2009
Summerville, SC

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The book club convened at Lynda's house
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Max wasn't big on discussion, but made his mark anyway!

Book Club Discusion of The Spirit of Sweetgrass - July 7, 2009
Gullah Cuisine Restaurant, Mount Pleasant, SC

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Private room at Gullah Cuisine
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The book club

Book Signing @ Burry Bookstore with Pattie Callahan Henry - June 16, 2009
Hartsville, SC

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Reading from A Hundred Years of Happiness
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Good company
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Lovely readers

Launch Party for Pattie Callahan Henry and Fundraiser- June 2, 2009
Calibogue Club, Daufuskie Island, SC

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Standing with authors Jackie K. Cooper, Marjory Wentworth, Patti Callahan Henry, Kathryn Wall, and John Thompson
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Jackie K. Cooper, me, Marjory Wentworth, Patti Callahan Henry, Kathryn Wall, and John Thompson
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Jackie emceed the author panel and did a terrific job
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Listening to Patti talk about her new novel, Driftwood Summer. Check it out!
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Happy to meet readers.

Lakside Crossing Book Club Discussion of A Hundred Years of Happiness - May 26, 2009
Myrtle Beach, SC

Myrtle Trace South Book Club Discussion of A Hundred Years of Happiness - April 15, 2009
Conway, SC

Book Signing @ Two Sisters Bookery - March 7, 2009
Wilmington, NC

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Just a few of my Wilmington relatives!

Moveable Feast by Quarter Moon Books- March 7, 2009
Surf City Visitors Center, Surf City, NC

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Authors Susan Crandall and Karen White
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Authors Jackie K. Cooper and Kathryn Wall

Litchfield Books/Class at Pawleys Author's Luncheon - March 6, 2009
Kimbels at Wachesaw, Murrells Inlet, SC

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Speaking...
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Signing A Hundred Years of Happiness
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A very special table...my brother in front.
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My parents
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The lady in green is my mother.
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Listening to a guest
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Lovely room of people in Kimbels Restaurant

Cooks and Books Lowcountry Literacy Fundraiser- February 22, 2009
Mall at Shelter Cove, Hilton Head Island, SC

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Author Cathy Pickens and me
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Judges of the Cooking Contests
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A good time had by all

Authors' Luncheon with Siddons and Seitz - February 6, 2009
Fish Restaurant, Charleston, SC

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Anne Rivers Siddons and me
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Gervais Hagerty with Anne
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Bicycle Books owner and author Jonathan Sanchez
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Introducing A Hundred Years of Happiness
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Book Signing at Blue Bicycle Books
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A few of the luncheon guests enjoying the bookstore

Preservation Society of Charleston's 12th Annual Holiday Signing- December 4, 2008
Charleston, SC

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The Preservation Society of Charleston's Book & Gift Shop
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Author Richard N. Côté

Center for Women Lowcountry Women Authors Signing- November 23, 2008
Charleston, SC

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A joyful reader.

Circa Gallery/Friends of Randolph County Library Event - November 6, 2008
Asheboro, NC

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My paintings before the guests arrived.
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Circa Gallery co-owner Mandy Sloan on left.
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Friends of the Randolph County Library mingling...
 
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Many thanks to Timothy's restaurant for the delicious deserts and Coffee X Change for the coffee.

 

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Gwinnett Reading Festival - October 18, 2008
Lawrenceville, GA

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I love meeting readers!
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Man Martin signs copies of "Days of the Endless Corvette" and Jackie Lee Miles signs "Divorcing Dwayne", "Cold Rock River" and "Roseflower Creek"
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Me and Jackie Lee Miles,
a very gracious lady!
 
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Authors Jackie Cooper and Patti Callahan Henry sign a multitude of books!
 

SIBA (Southeastern Independent Booksellers Association) Trade Show -
September 28, 2008
Mobile, AL

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Author Susan McBride holds up her latest YA novel, "The Debs,"
while I show off the galley for my upcoming novel, "A Hundred Years of Happiness."

Author Talk at Sun City- July 17, 2008
Hilton Head, SC

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Speaking to the folks at Sun City
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Will at Bay Street Trading Company was gracious enough to sell my books

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Here is the original cover painting for Trouble the Water and four small shell paintings done by my character Honor - I donated the shell paintings to Sun City.
 
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Phyllis Sippel presents my paintings and copy of Trouble the Water to Sun City residents at the Sept. 18, 2008 opening of the new reading room/book exchange.
 

2008 Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Festival - June 6, 2008
Mount Pleasant, SC

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Let the show begin
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Wonderful lady, Town Councilwoman Thomasena Stokes Marshall
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sweetgrass vendors
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Support from the local fire department

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www.gullahooman.com
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SCAFA Executive Director Nakia Wigfall
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Gullah Ooman Bunny Rodrigues and her story quilt
www.gullahooman.com

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My little table, photo courtesy of The Moultrie News
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My painting, Sunday Best, photo courtesy of The Moultrie News

Moveable Feast Luncheon - May 16, 2008
Pawley's Island, SC

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Pawley's Plantation
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Posing with "Ms. Lee"

Conway Library - May 15, 2008
Conway, SC

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Friends of the Conway Library
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Signing Trouble the Water

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A couple of my prints hanging in the computer area of the Conway Library

Atlanta Area Events - May 3, 2008
GA

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The group settles in The Book Exchange in Marietta, GA...
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Author Beth Webb Hart watches me read from Trouble the Water

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I'm still reading...
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Beth Webb after Greek food

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A beloved reader at the end of a long day - Wordsmiths Books in Decatur, GA
 

Southern Baptist Convention Librarians Event - April 26, 2008
Greenwood, SC

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Signing books at Main Street Baptist Church

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Adorable bookish centerpieces!

I'on Book Club Discussion of Trouble the Water- April 7, 2008
Mount Pleasant, SC

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I had a wonderful discussion with the lovely ladies of the I'on Book Club!

Book Signing @Barnes and Noble- March 22, 2008
Mount Pleasant, SC

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Aspiring author Sheila Kelser showed her support!
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Sheila and me
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End cap!
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Another end cap photo. It's so pretty, I couldn't resist.
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My daughter sees her Mommy's book in the window.
     

South Carolina Book Festival- February 23, 2008
Columbia, SC

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Author Ann H. Gabhart and her daughter Tarasa

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Author Ann H. Gabhart and me

St. Matthew's Lutheran Church Womens' Retreat - February 9, 2008
Cypress Gardens, Moncks Corner, SC

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Rhonda, me and Karen Geils
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Beautiful day
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Butterfly Garden
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The whole group

1st Annual Hampton Book Festival- January 26, 2008
Hampton, VA

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Volunteer "Frankie Annie" and me

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Posing with the Books-A-Million babes, Sharon Leaf
and Jacquie Lee

Book Club Private Party- January 17, 2008
Mount Pleasant, SC

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Everyone except Kathy
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The "Dead Cat Society" Book Club and me-- long story on their club name :)

Marietta Book Club Private Party- January 12, 2008
Mount Pleasant, SC

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Chere and Ann
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What a lovely chat...
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The "Reading Between the Wines" Book Club and me

Center for Women's Multi-author Holiday Book Signing
- December 2, 2007
Charleston, SC

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Nikki Hardin, Sue Monk Kidd, Josephine Humphreys, Marjory Wentworth, Dorothea Benton Frank, Nicole Seitz

Edisto Island Women's Club - November 27, 2007
Edisto Island, SC

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Sweetgrass basket maker Nakia Wigfall and I spoke at the Edisto Yacht Club

Panel Discussion On Spirituality and Writing - October 21, 2007
Charleston County Library, SC

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Authors Denise Hildreth, me, and Beth Webb Hart
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A lovely side view

Southern Festival of Books - October 13, 2007
Nashville, TN

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Talking the talk
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Fellow TN author Denise Hildreth tells her story
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Authors Karin Gillespie, River Jordan, Denise Hildreth, J.L. Miles, and me
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Korean War Memorial
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Sallie Ann Robinson, Gullah cookbook author, cooks and tells stories of her old teacher, Pat Conroy
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Mmm, that smells good.
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The steps to the book-signing Colonnade
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Spatz the dog and his owner, Sherry Fair
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The BookTV C-Span bus
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Legislative Plaza
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Everyone came out to the festival!

SIBA Conference (Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance) - September 29, 2007
Atlanta, GA

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Signing advanced copies of Trouble the Water with Jordan Deshler, the cutest almost-seven-year-old you ever saw
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Fellow TN author Virginia Boyd signs her debut, One Fell Swoop
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Posing with Smoki and Jodi, booksellers from Florida

Launch party for Red Evans' On Ice - September 23, 2007
Barnes and Noble, Mount Pleasant, SC

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Red Evans
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On Ice
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Hollis and Red discuss how things shrink with age :)
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This here's a fine book.
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The Original Loafers
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Red signs while Emily Morrison looks on
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Marie, Red and George
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Me and Red

 

Visit to hometown - August 13, 2007
Hilton Head Island, SC

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Campus of Hilton Head Prep School
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Sue Groesbeck, Headmaster of HHPrep in the new Media Center
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Upper School
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The Starry Eyed Readers at Truffles
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Giraffe with wings in honor of Sue West
     


Book Signing at Books-A-Million - August 11, 2007
North Charleston, SC

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My sweet niece, Addison

International Christian Retail Show - July 8-12, 2007
Atlanta, GA

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My editor at Thomas Nelson, Amanda Bostic
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My agent, Mark Gilroy, and Joey Paul of Thomas Nelson
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Author Cindy Martinusen
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Me on a Segway

Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Festival- June 9, 2007
Mount Pleasant, SC

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Emily Morrison, CRM for Barnes and Noble Mount Pleasant

Moveable Feast Literary Luncheon - June 1, 2007
Blowfish Restaurant, Pawley's Island, SC


Book Talk - May 31, 2007
Friends of Conway Library, Conway, SC

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Photos of Conway event below are courtesy of photographer Ray Colbert.

Medal of Honor Recipients' Gala - May 23, 2007
Yorktown flight deck, Mount Pleasant, SC

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Book Signing
West Ashley Barnes and Noble - May 12, 2007
Charleston, SC

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My sweet mother-in-law, Judy Seitz

Book Signing
Mount Pleasant Barnes and Noble - April 22, 2007
Mount Pleasant, SC

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Wonderful lady, Bonnie Caruso
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Grand Marshall of the Seacoast Christian Writers' Group, George Pope

Multi-Author Book Signing
Admissions Open House - March 17, 2007
College of Charleston


Art Opening/Book Signing - March 8, 2007
Hamlet Fine Art Gallery

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Local author, Red Evans

 

The Spirit of Sweetgrass Book Release Party
Sponsored by The Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition - March 4, 2007
Gullah Cuisine Restaurant

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Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation

 

Girls' Night Out - February 28, 2007
Hamlet Fine Art Gallery

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The Spirit of Sweetgrass Trouble the Water, coming February 2008!