Tour for release of Before We Were Yours Paperback

(Call or email the event contact for more information)


May 21, 2019, 7—8 PM. Booktalk, Question & Answer, booksales and signing. Half-Price Books, 5803 East NW Hwy. FMI. Emily Bruce    (214) 360-0833 ext: 1062. Dallas, TX .

May 23, 2019, 7—8 PM. 9th Annual Book Group Festival, featuring Lisa Wingate.  Booktalk, Question & Answer, booksales and signing, Rakestraw Books, 3 Railroad Avenue. FMI: Tickets are sold out. ,  (925) 837-7337 Danville, CA.

May 24, 2019, 7—8 PM.  Booktalk, Question & Answer, booksales and signing, Changing Hands Bookstore, 300 W Camelback Rd. Phoenix, AZ.

May 28, 2019, 12—1:45. Booktalk, Question & Answer, booksales and signing, M. Judson Booksellers, 130 South Main Street, FMI . Greenville, SC.

May 29, 7—8 PM.  Booktalk, Question & Answer, booksales and signing, Glen Ridge Country Club, 555 Ridgewood Ave. Tickets:  Glen Ridge, NJ.




September 25, 2019, Lisa Wingate presents Before We Were Yours as the luncheon speaker for High Point Literary League Semi-annual membership meeting. Booksigning follows lunch.. Booktable by Greensboro Barnes and Noble. String and Splinter Club High Point Country Club 1129 Gatehouse Road. High Point, NC.


September 27, 2019, 4 PM. Before We Were Yours Booktalk, Questions & Answers, Booktable by Friends of the Library at York County Library.and booksigning. Location to be determined. Free to the public. Reservation may be needed. Watch the library calendar for details, – Rock Hill, SC.


October 3, 2019 ,11AM to 3., Author Luncheon with Lisa Wingate for Ocean City Library. Meet and Greet/Booksigning 11 to 12, Luncheon 12 to 1, Before We Were Yours Booktalk 1:30 to 2:30  followed by Q & A. Location of event: The Flanders Hotel, 719 East 11th Street .FMI contact the library. Ocean City, NJ.


October 15, 2019. Wingate joins A-List authors at Read for the Cure in Ottawa, CA.  Sponsored by Penguin Random House Canada. This event celebrates the 13th year of author events to support cancer research.  Location Ottawa Marriott Hotel, 100 Kent St. Attendees receive authors’ most recent book, wine, refreshments, and an evening of extraordinary talks by the writers. Each author speaks for 10-15 minutes followed by a moderated conversation and then a short Q&A period. Tickets are $120 and 100% goes to The Cancer Research Society. For Tickets:…/read-for-the-cure-autho…/9395005…   Ottawa, ON, CA


October 24, 2019. October. 11:30 to 2. Luncheon for Read Across McKinney with author discussion of Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate. Sponsored by Friends of the McKinney Library. Booktable  by McKinney Half-Price Books and  Booksigning. Location to be determined. FMI check the library website. McKinney, TX.


November 8—10, 2019. Lisa Wingate is a faculty member at the Kauai Writers Conference.  Write your book. Learn from bestselling authors. Meet agents and publishers! Location Kauai Marriott Resort, Lihue Hawaii. Learn more at, Hawaii




Feb 3, 12-1:50, 2020. Wingate presents a luncheon lecture: Before We Were Yours followed by Q & A, Booktable by Books a Million and signing. Provided by the Nick Linn Lecture Series of Friends of the Library of Collier County Location of event: The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, 2600 Tiburon Drive. This is a ticketed event. Contact the library FMI. Naples, FL.


February 5, 2020, 6 to 8:30 PM. Private Event. Artistic Offering Series Featuring Lisa Wingate. 6 PM , Invitation only  dessert reception. 7:30 Lecture with booksigning to follow.  Newnan, Georgia


March 28, 2020. 7 to 8:30. An Evening With Lisa Wingate. “Where are the Children. Secrets of the Tennessee Children’s Home Society” presentation of Before We Were Yours with Q & A. 8:30 Booksigning . Booktable sales by The Little Bookshop. Sponsored by Friends of the Library, North Courthouse Road Library, 325 N. Courthouse Rd. North Chesterfield VA.


April 19, 2020, 2 – 3:45 PM. Lisa Wingate presents at  22nd Annual Guest Author Visit at Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue,  Question and Answer session, Booktable & Booksigning to follow presentation. Sponsored by Friends of the Library. Public welcome.  FMI contact the library. Hershey, PA.


May 5 & 6, 2020, 12:00. Literary Society of the Dessert Luncheon Series with Lisa Wingate presenting.  May 5, Private Dinner with the author, by invitation only, 6:30 to 9PM. May 6, 11 to 11:50, Conversation with Students, then luncheon at 12. Location, Eldorado Country Club at Indian Wells. Private, for members only. Palm Desert, Ca.

Please check back. Other events pending and details will be added when known.