Chimes of a Lost Cathedral--Book Tour

CHIMES OF A LOST CATHEDRAL—BOOK TOUR

6.10.19

I"m thrilled to announce that my new novel, Chimes of a Lost Cathedral, the second and final volume  of The Revolution of Marina M., will be hitting the bookstores on July 2!

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The Revolution of Marina M. saw the coming of age of Marina Makarova during the first years of the Russian Revolution. Chimes of a Lost Cathedral continues her journey, taking her deep into the heart of the  countryside during the Russian Civil War, and follows her return to devastated Petrograd, where she emerges as a poet and a woman in full--and the Revolution reveals its true direction for the future.
 

CHIMES OF A LOST CATHEDRAL
Book Tour Summer 2019


I hope you'll come out and support my new baby! Dates may be added--check my website, www.janetfitchwrites.com for an updated list. (All of these stores accept orders, so if you can't make a reading, but want a signed book, order from them and they'll mail you the signed copy!)

July 16   LOS ANGELES, CA --Skylight Bookstore
July 18   DALLAS, TX -- Interabang Books
July 19   HOUSTON, TX  -- Brazos Bookstore
July 22   ATLANTA—DECATUR, GA  -- Georgia Center for the Book 
July 26   SACRAMENTO, CA -- Stories on Stage, a spoken word evening cosponsored by the Community of Writers at Squaw Valley with books sold by Beers Books  They did a great event for Marina M. and I have a feeling this will rock.
July 27   SEBASTAPOL, CA/CALISTOGA -- Copperfields’ Books
July 28   SAN FRANCISCO/MARIN—CORTE MADERA, CA -- Book Passage --book luncheon!
July 31   SAN DIEGO/NORTH COUNTY/LA JOLLA CA— Two events:  an afternoon event at Santaluz Country Club San Diego (books sold by Warwick’s), and an evening reading at Warwick’s Books, La Jolla.
August 1   LOS ANGELES/PASADENA, CA — Vroman’s Books
September 14 PASADENA, CA — Pasadena Central Library Author Series, 3 p.m. Books sold by Vroman’s Books
September 20, PRESCOTT, AZ—Literary Southwest Writer’s Series at Yavapai College 
September 28-29, WRIGHTWOOD, CA—Wrightwood Literary Festival
 
If you want to give this book an important leg up, preorder! Just as with movies, it makes a huge difference to open big. But unlike the movies you don’t have to line up outside in the hot sun, hire line sitters while you look for a bathroom, or sit behind people talking all the way through the action. You can enjoy opening day in comfort, with an iced tea and the book already in your hands. 

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Preorder from any of the above bookstores or 

Indiebound 
Books-A-Million 
Barnes & Noble 
Amazon.

 

Publication day will find me in the mountains of Southern California at the Idyllwild Arts' Writers’ Week. This is where I gave a Spring Writing Retreat in April-- let me know if you’d like to be notified of future retreats
 
July 8-15, I’ll be teaching at Squaw Valley Community of Writers, in the High Sierras, where I have been a staff member since 2001, teaching workshops, giving one-on-one manuscript conferences, and generally going to writers-camp.  Squaw holds a very special place in my timeline, much magic, and I look forward to returning to see what kind of magic it holds for this year’s participants. 
 
In preparation for the release of Chimes of a Lost Cathedral I've been updating the website, adding a section just for book clubs.  To celebrate the publication, I’m offering Skype sessions with book clubs who have chosen Chimes of a Lost Cathedral or The Revolution of Marina M. for their reading selection. If that sounds like something your group would enjoy, contact me!
 
Here’s wishing you a terrific summer and good reading,
 
Janet
 


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