Upcoming Events

Event with the Woodland Sunrise Rotary

Date & Location September 1, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Cracchiolo’s Banquet Hall

Books & Booze Midtown Event

Date & Location September 13, 2016
Sacramento, CA

Bouchercon 2016

Date & Location September 15-18, 2016
Marriott New Orleans
555 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA

Event with the Tiburon Belvedere Rotary Club

Date & Location October 12, 2016 at 12:15 PM
at the San Francisco Yacht Club

Left Coast Crime

Date & Location March 16-19, 2017
in Honolulu

Past Events

Roseville/Rocklin Mystery Book Club

Date & Location August 28th, 2016

Event with the Livermore Valley Rotary Club

Date & Location August 25, 2016 at 6:00 PM
Castlewood Country Club, Pleasanton, CA

Event with the Folsom Lake Rotary

Date & Location August 24, 2016 at Noon
Empire Ranch Clubhouse

Event with the Carmichael Rotary Club

Date & Location August 23, 2016 at 6:30 PM
Ancil Hoffman Golf Course, Carmichael, Ca

Vacaville Sunrise Rotary Club

Date & Location August 23, 2016 at 7:15 AM
Holiday Inn Express, 151 Lawrence Drive, Vacaville, California

Killer Nashville International Writers Conference

Date & Location August 18-21, 2016
Nashville, TN

One Murder More is a Silver Falchion finalist in three categories: Best First Novel, Best Crime Fiction/Mystery, and The Judges Choice Award

Event with the Rotary Club of Walnut Creek

Date & Location August 10, 2016 at 6:15 PM
Concord Crowne Plaza Hotel

Event with the Rotary Club of West Sacramento, Centennial

Date & Location August 9, 2016 at 7:00 AM
Collings Teen Center

Book Passage Mystery Writers Conference

Date & Location July 28-31, 2016
Corte Madera, CA

Event with the Rotary Club of Pittsburg

Date & Location July 26, 2016 at Noon

Event with the Rotary Club of South Sacramento

Date & Location July 21, 2016 at Noon
Aviator’s Restaurant in the Sacramento Executive Airport

Sacramento Suburban Writers Club Appearance

Date & Location July 11th, 2016

ThrillerFest XI

Date & Location July 5 – 9, 2016
Grand Hyatt New York

Event with the Rotary Club of Auburn

Date & Location June 21, 2016 at Noon
Elks Lodge, Auburn, Ca

Event with the Mission San Jose Rotary Club

Date & Location June 17, 2016

Event with the Rotary Club of West Sacramento

Date & Location June 10, 2016 at Noon
Pheasant Club, West Sacramento, Ca

Noir in the Bar

Date & Location June 5, 2016
Mandrake Bar
Culver City, CA

Join us for a night of readings and surprises. Another stellar lineup awaits as Alafair Burke, Kris Calvin, Neal Griffin, John Schulian, and Ryan Gattis all read. Plus, a special event – a staged reading of scenes from an unproduced screenplay cowritten by the late Blake Edwards. This one is going to be fun. Always free and open to all.

The Contra Costa Moms Meetup Group Event

Date & Location Friday, May 13th, 2016
A discussion of One Murder More

Private Eyes and Thrillers, Oh My! Panel Event at Malice Domestic Conference

Date & Location Sunday, May 1st, 2016
9:00-9:50 A.M.
Followed by an author signing at 11:00 A.M.

Master Class at Chanticleer Conference

Date & Location Thursday, April 28, 2016
Creating and Sustaining a Successful Series with Pamela Beason: 9:30 – Noon
Advanced Fiction Writing, Taking Your Writing to the Next Level with Robert Dugoni: 1:30 – 5:00 P.M.
Bellingham, WA

Catriona McPherson’s Quiet Neighbors Launch Party

Date & Location Thursday, April 7, 2016
7:30 PM
Avid Reader in Davis, Ca

Books & Booze Folsom Book Club Appearance

Date & Location March 28th, 2016

Special Reception with Harlan Coben

Date & Location March 25th, 2016
Book Passage Marin
51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera, CA 94925

A special wine and cheese reception with mystery author Harlan Coben followed by a presentation of his new novel Fool Me Once.

Sacramento Public Library Foundation’s 14th Annual Authors on the Move

Date & Location Friday, March 12, 2016
Hyatt Regency Sacramento
1209 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814Kris Calvin will be attending as one of the honored California authors. Kris will be available for questions and conversation with guests, book signings, and discussions about the writing process and recent publications. Kris’s debut novel, One Murder More, will be available for purchase at the event.
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Shut Up & Write! Sacramento Appearance

Date & Location March 2, 2016

Launch Party: T.T. Monday in Conversation with Kris Calvin

Date & Location March 1, 2016
at Kepler’s Books
1010 El Camino Real
Menlo Park, Ca 94025

New Authors Breakfast at Left Coast Crime

Date & Location February 26, 2016
7:30am – 8:30am
Hyatt Regency Hotel
Room: Phoenix Ballroom
Phoenix, AZ

Author Discovery Session at Left Coast Crime

Date & Location February 26, 2016
Phoenix, AZ
Hyatt Regency Hotel
Room: Russell A
Kris Calvin will appear on Friday at 2:30pm. A local elected official turned political mystery/thriller author, she’ll use House of Cards, Scandal and Casual Vacancy (JK Rowling) to discuss the 5 elements required to make politics a perfect setting for mystery, murder and mayhem! Q and A welcome.

Diablo Book Club Appearance

Date & Location January 30th, 2016

Mystery Week at the San Jose Library

Date & Location Sunday, January 24, 2016
150 E San Fernando Street
San Jose, CA, 95112

Book-Signing to benefit Friends of Children Fund The Bellagio Hotel & Resort

Date & Location November 20-22, 2015
Outside the Bellagio Exhibit Room Fri, Sat & Sun mornings!
Las Vegas, NV
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Tinsel & Temptation Author Appearance & Book Signing (Davis, CA)

Date & Location Friday, November 13, 2015
The Avid Reader
617 2nd Street
Davis, CA 95616Kris calvin joins fellow authors for Tinsel & Temptation multi-genre 2015 Anthology festive launch party, food, fun and book signing.
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Live Interview: Poet and Technology Radio Hour  KDVS 90.3

Date & Location Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Radio Station KDVS 90.3
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Books & Brews: Live Music, Beer & Book-signing (Winters, CA)

Date & Location Saturday, November 7, 2015
Berryessa Brewing Company
27260 CA-128
Winters, CA 95694

Death, Dessert & Debutantes at Crime Bake (Dedham, MASS)

Date & Location Friday, November 6, 2015
Hilton Boston-Dedham – The Ballroom
25 Allied Drive
Dedham, MA 02026

Killer Nashville!

Date & Location Thursday Oct 27-Sun Oct 31, 2015
Omni Nashville Hotel
250 Fifth Avenue South
Nashville, TN 83203

Green Apple Books & Music on Clement Presents Kris Calvin (SF, CA)

Date & Location Wednesday, September 23, 2015
7:00pm 8:00pm
Green Apple Books and Music
506 Clement Street
San Francisco, CA 94118
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Vroman’s Bookstore Presents Kris Calvin (Pasadena, CA)

Date & Location Friday, June 12, 2015
Vroman’s Bookstore
3729 E Foothill Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91107
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Book Carnival Presents Kris Calvin (OC, CA)

Date & Location Thursday, June 11, 2015
Annes Book Carnival
348 S Tustin Street
Orange, CA 92866

Avid Reader Bookstore Presents Kris Calvin (Davis, CA)

Date & Location Friday, June 5, 2015
Avid Reader Bookstore
617 2nd Street
Davis, CA 95616
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