2005 Past Events

Barry W. Ozeroff
Author of SNIPER SHOT

Cannon Beach Book Company
Cannon Beach, OR

December 17, 2005
1:00 - 3:00 P.M.

Barry W. Ozeroff
Author of SNIPER SHOT

Murder by the Book
Holiday Open House
Portland, OR

December 11, 2005
12:30 - 1:30 P.M.

The Potawatomi Gathering

Author Larry Mitchell will have his novel, Potawatomi Tracks, available for signing at the St. Paul Public Schools Indian Education Traditional Powwow.
December 9, 2005

Barry W. Ozeroff
Author of SNIPER SHOT

Borders Bookstore
Gresham, OR

December 8, 2005
7:00 P.M.

Barry W. Ozeroff
Author of SNIPER SHOT

Borders Bookstore
Vancouver, WA

December 7, 2005
7:00 P.M.

Joe Buff hosted a Talk and Q & A, "Will China Rule the Waves?"
New York State Military Museum
Saratoga Springs, NY

December 3, 2005
1pm to 3pm

Joe also signed
STRAITS OF POWER and TIDAL RIP

Barry W. Ozeroff
Author of SNIPER SHOT

The Book Barn
135 NW Minnesota, Bend, OR

November 19, 2005
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

God Bless Fort Benning Day

MWSA authors
Deborah Tainsh: Heart of a Hawk, Eye of an Eagle
Jeff Edwards: Torpedo
John B. Givhan: Rice and Cotton: South Vietnam and South Alabama
were available for Q & A and book signings

Hug A Hero Tent
Columbus Civic Center
400 4th Street

Saturday, November 19, 2005
10:00 - 6:00

God Bless Fort Benning Day
On November 18th, military novelists Jeff Edwards, John B. Givhan and Deborah Tainsh represented MWSA at a military book signing event held at three locations in the Columbus, Georgia area. Jeff signed his award-winning Surface Warfare novel Torpedo, John his gripping military memoir of innocence lost, Rice and Cotton: South Vietnam and South Alabama and Deborah signed her compelling book, Heart of a Hawk, Eye of an Eagle.

Columbus Public Library
3000 Macon Road
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Walden Books
Peachtree Mall
3153 Manchester Road
2:30 - 3:30

Barnes & Noble
Columbus Park Crossing
5555 Whittlesey Blvd. (Suite 1800)
4:30 - 6:30

Barry W. Ozeroff
Author of SNIPER SHOT

The Good Morning Central Oregon Show
Oregon TV Channel 11

November 18th, 2005
7:00 a.m. Central

Douglas Bergman
Guest Speaker and booksigning

Fresh Meadows Queens
Barnes & Noble
718-224-8246 for directions

November 14, 2005
7:30 PM

VOICES FROM VIETNAM
Multi-Media Presentation and Book Signing with Photographer & Author

Charlene Edwards

Queens Museum of Art
New York City Building
Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Sunday, November 13, 2005
3 – 5 pm

Elk Grove Library hosts Veterans Book Signing

Join MWSA President W. H. Mc Donald Jr. and authors, John Schembra, Ben D. Waldron, Charlie Fortner, Jim Stewart, Paul Holton and others as they sign at the Elk Grove Library
November 12, 2005
10:00 - 12:00

Military Writers Society of America Special Awards Presentation

Join MWSA President Bill McDonald as he presents special awards during the Elk Grove Library book signing.

November 12, 2005
10:00

John Foster signs Fairbanks Risen
B Dalton Book Stores
Valencia, CA

November 12, 2005
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Mille Lacs Ojibwe Indian Museum and Gift Shop

Come listen as author, Larry Mitchell reads selected passages from his novel, Potawatomi Tracks. Following the reading, Larry will be available for signing books.

November 12, 2005
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Douglas Bergman
Featured Speaker and booksigning

Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Washington, D.C.

November 11 & 12, 2005
11 - 5 PM

J. Holley Watts Author Lecture

Memorial Day Writers Project

The Wall in Washington, D.C.

Friday, November 11, 2005

Writer's Tent

EMPOWERED WOMEN INTERNATIONAL

Presents a Film Presentation & Book Signing with

Charlene Edwards
the author of
VOICES FROM VIETNAM
DURANTE CENTER
Alexandria, Virginia

Friday, November 11, 2005
7-9 PM

RSVP to Marga
or by phone at: 703-778-6310

Veterans Day Ceremony

Philadelphia Compound Veterans Committee, Naval Support Activity-Philadelphia, PA compound

November 10, 2005

Noonie Fortin, Guest Speaker

Jeff Edwards Signs Torpedo

Book talk and Q & A followed by book signing

Get your signed First Edition before they're gone!!

Saturday November 5, 2005
2:00 p.m.
Barnes & Noble (Hazard Center)
San Diego, CA

Noonie Fortin, Guest Speaker

Veterans Night

City Center, Saratoga Springs, NY

November 2, 2005
6:00-10:00 pm

Glens Falls Chronicle Autumn Leaves Book Fair
Noonie Fortin, Guest Author

Queensbury Hotel
Glens Falls, NY

October 23, 2005
12:00 to 4:00

MEET JIM STEWART
as he signs his debut novel,
"The Ghosts of Vietnam"

The Book Nook
617 W. Main
El Centro, CA
(760) 352-3955

October 22, 2005

J. Holley Watts Author Lecture

Who Knew?...Reflections on Vietnam memoir of experiences of a Red Cross volunteer known by the GI's as Red Cross Donut Dollies
Attendees are asked to RSVP
Vietnam Era Education Center, Holmdel off garden state parkway exit 116
October 15, 2005 1 pm
(732) 335-0033

The Georgia Library Association's Council of Media Organizations

Deborah Tainsh Book Signing
October 13, 2005 6:30 p.m.
Columbus Convention and Trade Center
Columbus, Georgia

Write 4 Hope

John Foster signs Fairbanks Risen
Write 4 Hope Charity Event
Simi Valley, CA
October 8, 2005
10:30 - 4:00

Women Veterans of Iraq Roundtable
October 1, 2005

Noonie Fortin will be taping for documentary "Against Forgetting," NY Army National Guard HQs, Latham, NY

**sorry but this isn't open to the public

The Potawatomi Gathering

Author Larry Mitchell will have his novel, Potawatomi Tracks, available for signing at the St. Paul Public Schools Indian Education Traditional Powwow.
September 30, 2005
October 14, 2005
November 11, 2005
December 9, 2005

U.N. INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE

MWSA President, W. H. Mc Donald Jr.
Guest Speaker

WORLD PEACE ROSE GARDEN
STATE CAPITOL PARK

September 24, 2005
10:30 a.m. to 12 noon

St. Joseph County Fair
Centerville, MI
Friday, September 23 at 2 p.m.

The Art of Healing: Exploring Alternative Ways of Healing

Exhibit and discussion
with Allen Gandy

Carnegie Center For The Arts
Three Rivers, Michigan
Thursday, September 22 at 7 p.m.

The Art of Healing: Exploring Alternative Ways of Healing

Talk & Film Presentation
by Allen Gandy

4th of July Book Event

On July 4th, military novelists Jeff Edwards and Karen Black represented MWSA at a military book signing event on the deck of the aircraft carrier museum ship, USS Midway. Jeff signed his award-winning Surface Warfare novel Torpedo, and Karen signed her extraordinary Vietnam POW novel Code of Conduct.

AAA Book Fair 2005

On July 2nd, the American Author's Association hosted their second annual AAA Book Fair at the Florin Mall in Sacramento, California. MWSA and AAA are close partner organizations, and many MWSA authors were on hand for the event.