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Sep
29
Thu
Central Coast Book & Author Fair – Mara Purl, Featured Author @ San Luis Obispo Mission Plaza
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Central Coast Book & Author Fair
@ San Luis Obispo Mission Plaza
Mara Purl, Featured Author

Date: Thursday, September 29, 2016
Time: 3 – 8 pm

***Mara will be offering a special NEW novella at this event for attendees only!***

(Coincides with Downtown Farmer’s Market)

Jan
15
Sun
Mara Purl – Local Author: Central Coast Authors Group Book Reading & Signing @ Coalesce Bookstore
Jan 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Central Coast Authors Group Book Reading & Signing ignites the New Year with broad spectrum of dynamic new works.

Six Local Authors share readings from hot-topic serious personal essays to ground-breaking fiction at the iconic Central Coast Bookstore Coalesce, in Morro Bay, CA

Featured book: “Equality”
To be published on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Date: Sunday, January 15th
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Location:
Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main Street – Morro Bay, CA 93442

Sep
24
Sun
Mara Purl – Presenter It’s a Book! It’s a Play! It’s a Mystery
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Mara Purl – Presenter
It’s a Book! It’s a Play! It’s a Mystery
Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main Street
Morro Bay, CA

Coalesce Bookstore Website

Sunday, September 24, 2017
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Mara Purl, Victoria Heckman, Anne R. Allen, Sue McGinty

Wearing multiple hats, Acclaimed Coastal Mystery Authors Shall Alarm, Intrigue, Delight & Amuse You with their Dramatic Skills as they Take Turns Performing Scenes from their Latest Works!

Book Signing & Light refreshments following the performance!

It's A Book It's A Play-Coalesce-flier

Jan
11
Thu
Arroyo Grande Book Lovers Book Club: Mara Purl – Presenter
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Mara Purl – Presenter

Arroyo Grande Book Lovers Book Club
Annual Author Event
Arroyo Grande, California
http://readingbookclub.net/ArroyoGrandeCaliforniabookclub

Thursday, January 11th, 2018
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Best-selling author Mara Purl will discuss the intricacies of her multiple-award-winning Milford-Haven series, including character development, braided plot-lines, and special promotions.

Book Signing & refreshments following the presentation!

Mar
10
Sat
Tucson Festival of Books: Mara Purl – Presenter
Mar 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Tucson Festival of Books: Mara Purl – Presenter
Mar 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Mara Purl – Presenter
Marina Martingale – Presenter

Audio Books & Video Book Trailers

Integrated Learning Center Room 119
University of Arizona Campus
Tucson, Arizona
http://tucsonfestivalofbooks.org/

Best-selling author and noted audio book performer Mara Purl will present the latest info about the production and marketing of audio books at this renowned event, which is now the largest book event in the U.S. Marina Martingale will show examples of highly effective book trailers.

Mar
11
Sun
Tucson Festival of Books: Mara Purl – Presenter
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Tucson Festival of Books: Mara Purl – Presenter
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 pm

Mara Purl , Nancie Clare, Melissa Schorr – Presenters
“From Articles to Books: Journalists Make the Leap”

with Nancie Clare – author of “The Battle for Beverly Hills”
https://us.macmillan.com/author/nancieclare/
and Melissa Schorr – author of “Shame Nation”
http://www.melissaschorr.com/

Three noted authors, two of non-fiction, one of fiction, share their transitions from being professional journalists to authors of books.

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UA Bookstore
University of Arizona Campus
Tucson, Arizona
http://tucsonfestivalofbooks.org/

Tucson Festival of Books: Mara Purl – Presenter
Mar 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Tucson Festival of Books: Mara Purl – Presenter
Mar 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Mara Purl, Patty Garcia, Claire McKinney
“Get Your Book Out There”

Tucson-Festival-of-Books-logo-(002)Tucson Festival of Books
Koffler Room 218
University of Arizona Campus
Tucson, Arizona
http://tucsonfestivalofbooks.org/

Two PR experts along with best-selling author Mara Purl share secrets about the latest and greatest ways to market your books at this renowned event, which is now the largest book event in the U.S.

Oct
5
Fri
InD’Scribe Con & Book Festival
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day

InD’Scribe Con & Book Festival
https://www.indscribe.com/

 

 

 

 

 

Burbank Marriot Hotel & Convention Center
2500 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA (near the Burbank Airport)

Friday October 5th 4:30 – 5:20pm
Mara Purl & Rolynn Anderson
Presentation “Branding Strategies to Help You Sell More Books”
A highly effective, interactive session!
Room – Sunset A/B

Saturday October 6th 10:00 am
Mara Purl
Presentation “May the Core Be With You”
Drill down to find your core values and your sustainable themes
Room – Sunset A/B

Saturday October 6th 1:30 – 5:00
Event Book Signing
Mara will be at Table 19

Feb
10
Sun
Mara Purl – Presenter – It’s a Book! It’s a Play! It’s (Another) Mystery!
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Mara Purl – Presenter (Author & Performer) It’s a Book! It’s a Play! It’s (Another) Mystery! Coalesce Bookstore
845 Main Street
Morro Bay, California

Coalesce Bookstore
Sunday, February 10, 2019
1:00 – 3:00 pm

Mara Purl, Victoria Heckman, Anne R. Allen, Sue McGinty

Join these awesome Central Coast authors for their second “Book Drama” Event! Wearing multiple hats, acclaimed coastal mystery authors shall alarm, intrigue, delight & amuse you with their dramatic skills as they take turns performing scenes from their latest works!

Book Signing & Light refreshments following the performance!
[Private Event, by invitation only]

Oct
19
Sat
Mara Purl & Rolynn Anderson: Stories & Book Signing
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mara Purl & Rolynn Anderson
Stories & Book Signing
Saturday, October 19th 10:00 am – 12:00pm

Mara Purl – Presenter & Author
Rolynn Anderson – Presenter & Author
Starbucks
924 West Branch Street
Arroyo Grande, California 93420

Starbucks Website

Saturday, October 19, 2019
10:00am – 12:00pm

Mara Purl & Rolynn Anderson

Join these two dynamic, best-selling authors for in the inside scoop on their latest books!

Mara will be signing the latest in her Milford-Haven series, When the Heart Listens – a reader-requested prequel that tells the story of her artist-protagonist before she moved to the small coastal town she now calls home.

Rolynn will be signing the latest in her series, When Mountains Fall, a spicy travel romantic adventure.
Both Mara and Rolynn are favorite authors on the Central Coast, and both have behind-the-scenes stories that will amuse and amaze!

Book Signing & Light refreshments