Calendar

*Times posted are Pacific Time zone.

Oct
14
Sat
“When Otters Play” by Mara Purl – coming October 14th!
Oct 14 all-day

“When Otters Play” by Mara Purl

October 14, 2017

Launching on Indie Author Day, the brand-new Story/Novella Prequel to upcoming Book Three of the Milford-Haven Saga.

 

Oct
26
Thu
Mara Purl – Presenter: Women Writing the West Annual Conference @ Loew’s Ventana Canyon Resort
Oct 26 – Oct 28 all-day

WWW 2017 Conf logoMara Purl – Presenter
Women Writing the West Annual Conference
“Set in the West: Cultures Old and New”
October 26-27-28, 2017
Loew’s Ventana Canyon Resort
Tucson, Arizona

Friday, October 27th
4:00-5:00
Public Speaking for Timid Authors
Joyce Lohse,Irene Sandell, Mara Purl, Bev Scott, and Alice Trego,Moderator

Saturday, October 28th
9:40-10:40
What’s in Your Serial? Creating Continuing Characters and Ongoing Plots
Mara Purl and Donis Casey

Nov
7
Tue
Holiday Book Party! Facebook Virtual Launch Party
Nov 7 all-day

November 7, 2017

Holiday Book Party!

Carmen Peone – Host Author
Facebook Virtual Launch Party
for her book Hannah’s Journey

Mara Purl – Guest Author
featuring When Otters Play Mara’s just-released Novella!

Enjoy FREE books, great online conversations, and discovering another excellent author of Women’s Fiction you’ll enjoy!

Join the party here!
https://www.facebook.com/events/125990681422047

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!

Jan
21
Sun
Publishing at Sea: Mara Purl – Faculty
Jan 21 – Jan 28 all-day

Fifth Annual Publishing at Sea Cruise – Western Caribbean
for Developing and Achieving Authors

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January 21-28, 2018

Create Your Ultimate Best Seller at Sea

Mara Purl is one of the 6 faculty members who will be sharing her expertise on writing and publishing books.

Feb
14
Wed
Valentine’s Sweetheart Sale – Online Event
Feb 14 – Feb 20 all-day

February 14 – 20
Valentine’s Sweetheart Sale – Online Event

Sweetheart Sale in Women’s Fiction
Hosted by author Tammy L. Grace
Starts on Valentine’s Day and extends through February 20th.
http://www.tammylgrace.com/promotions/

Discover some delicious women’s fiction and romance reads!

As a bonus, you might like to join our Women’s Fiction Collaboration Group
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1517984178270958/permalink/1657978800938161/

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”

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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.

Mar
20
Tue
Spring Fling Author Tea Party – Facebook Event
Mar 20 all-day

March 20th
Spring Fling Author Tea Party – Facebook Event
https://www.facebook.com/events/179919269442694/

Join me and author Tammy L. Grace on the first day of spring!

Wonderful reads from some of your author favorites, as well as some new authors to discover!