Events

ON OCEAN BOULEVARD VIRTUAL BOOK TOUR

 


VIRTUAL LAUNCH PARTY FOR ON OCEAN BOULEVARD
WEDNESDAY, MAY 13  |  6:00 PM

The South Carolina Aquarium presents a virtual launch party for Mary Alice Monroe’s new book, “On Ocean Boulevard.” This event will be broadcast live on the Aquarium’s Facebook Page. The event features a book discussion and conversation with Mary Alice and the Aquarium Conservation Programs Manager, Kelly Thorvalson. Virtual guests are encouraged to make a $40 purchase or larger to help support sea turtle conservation. As a thank you, donors will receive:

– A signed hardcover of “On Ocean Boulevard”
– Aquarium litter sweep bag
– Bookmark
All items will be shipped directly to your door. Proceeds support sea turtle conservation.
Click here to watch the event.

 


“READING WITH ROBIN”
MONDAY, MAY 18  |  2:00 PM

Reading with Robin presents Mary Alice Monroe, featuring her new novel On Ocean Boulevard. This interview will be broadcast on Facebook Live.  Click here to watch the recorded interivew.

 


BEYOND THE BOOK JACKET: A CONVERSATION WITH MARY ALICE MONROE
MONDAY, MAY 18  |  7:00 PM

The Cuyahoga County Public Library is hosting this special event on Facebook Live. Click here to watch the recorded event.

 


“READER MEET WRITER” WITH THE SOUTHERN INDEPENDENT BOOKSELLERS ALLIANCE 
TUESDAY, MAY 19  |  3:00 PM

Mary Alice Monroe is the featured author in the new “Reader Meet Writer” author series with more than 50 participating bookstores. This event is 40 minutes, featuring an author talk, followed by a Q&A session.

 


“A VIRTUAL ADVENTURE”
TUESDAY, MAY 19  |  4:00 PM

Adventures by the Book presents “Summer Songs, Books & Breezes: A Virtual Adventure” featuring Mary Alice Monroe, Mary Kay Andrews, Kristy Woodson Harvey, and Amy Mason Doan.

 


FRIENDS AND FICTION HAPPY HOUR
WEDNESDAY, MAY 20  |  7:00 PM

Enjoy the discussion via Facebook Live with Mary Alice Monroe, Mary Kay Andrews, Kristin Harmel, Kristy Woodson Harvey, and Patti Callahan Henry. Buxton Books in Charleston, SC will be our featured indie bookstore, which will have all participating authors’ books available for 10% off during the event. Click here for discount details. And, be sure to join our Facebook Group Page to stay connected.

 


“AN EVENING WITH MARY ALICE MONROE” BY MT. LEBANON PUBLIC LIBRARY
WEDNESDAY, MAY 20  |  6:00 PM

The Mt. Lebanon Public Library in Pittsburgh, PA invites the public to experience this virtual author visit. The Librarian coordinating the event will email each registrant a Zoom meeting invitation before the start of the program. Click here for additional details and to RSVP for this event.

You may also contact Mt. Lebanon Public Library at 412-531-1912  or  [email protected]

 


HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC
THURSDAY, MAY 21  |  4:00 PM

The Women’s Association of Hilton Head Island features Mary Alice Monroe for a special Zoom conversation.

 



OXFORD EXCHANGE
THURSDAY, MAY 21  |  6:00 PM

Join Mary Alice Monroe on Zoom for a live discussion about her new novel On Ocean Boulevard. Readers must RSVP to attend the event. Click here for details.

 


FARMVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
FRIDAY, MAY 22  |  7:00 PM

The Farmville Public Library is hosting a Facebook Live event featuring Mary Alice Monroe and her new novel On Ocean Boulevard. Event details coming soon. You may also contact the library on their Facebook page  or call (252) 753-3355.

 


STORY ON THE SQUARE
SATURDAY, MAY 30  |  12:00 PM

Join Mary Alice Monroe for a live chat on Zoom about her new novel On Ocean Boulevard. Click here for details and to RSVP.

 


READ IT AGAIN BOOKS
SATURDAY, MAY 30  |  6:30 PM

Read It Again Books is hosting a live interview with Mary Alice Monroe about her new novel On Ocean Boulevard. This event will be streamed to Facebook and YouTube Live. Click here for details and to RSVP. You can contact the store at [email protected] or (770) 232-9331.

 


WOMEN’S SPEAKER SERIES 
MONDAY, JUNE 1  |  7:00 PM

Mary Alice Monroe is the featured guest for the women’s speaker series with Boswell Book Company, Lynden Sculpture Garden and the Milwaukee Reads. The event will be shared through Zoom. Click here for details

 


“FRIENDS AND FICTION” WEEKLY LIVE CHAT
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3  |  7:00 PM

Enjoy the discussion via Facebook Live with bestselling authors and friends Mary Alice Monroe, Mary Kay Andrews, Kristin Harmel, Kristy Woodson Harvey, and Patti Callahan Henry. And we are welcoming author Kristin Hannah as our special guest. Join our Facebook Group Page to stay connected.

 


IN CONVERSATION WITH PATTY J
THURSDAY, JUNE 11  |  6:00 PM

Barrington Books in Rhode Island hosts a special conversation with Mary Alice Monroe and lifestyle blogger Patty J. Be a part of the conversation via Crowdcast. Event details coming soon.

 


LEXINGTON MAIN LIBRARY
SATURDAY, JUNE 13  |  4:00 PM

The Lexington Main Library is hosting a special conversation via GoToMeeting with Mary Alice Monroe about her new novel On Ocean Boulevard. Event details coming soon.

 


DECATUR BOOK FESTIVAL VIRTUAL SERIES
TUESDAY, JULY 14  |  7:00 PM
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Details coming soon.