April 1, 2023, 1 to 3:30 PM. Lisa Wingate discusses writing, her career and The Book of Lost Friends.  At 1 pm she leads a Book Club discussion of The Book of Lost Friends. From 1 to 3, Lisa is featured at the Great Southern Writer Lecture, with a Book Signing to follow. Books Along the Teche Literary Festival is a three-day multicultural literary festival with Cajun food, live music and author interaction. FMI about program details, locations and ticketed events: Https://  New Iberia, LA.

May 4, 2023, 2:00 to 4:00 PM. Keynote address, “The Importance of Community and the Power of Story” followed by Q&A and book signing at the Harrell Performing Arts Theatre, 440 W Powell Rd, Collierville, TN. Bookseller, Barnes and Noble. Free, ticketed event. Contact Collierville Burch Library FMI. Collierville, TN.

June 8 – 10, 2023.  Wingate will be a featured speaker at the Historical Novel Society Conference. Plans include a speech with Q & A session and a panel discussion (topic TBD). Lisa will also host a 60 minute evening discussion (topic, TBC). Other conference events include a reception and book signing. For details and registration as they become available:  San Antonio, TX.

October 5, 2023, 7 PM. Lisa Wingate will talk about her books, including runaway Best Seller, Before We Were Yours, followed by a Q and A with audience participation. At 8:15 Leopard Print Books will have Wingate books for sale as Lisa autographs books. Presented by Friends of the Bay County Library System as part of the author series. Free and open to the community. Location: State Theater. Bay City, MI.

November 5, 2023, 1 PM. An Afternoon with Lisa Wingate. 1:00 arrive, 2:00 Introduction to keynote speaker, Lisa Wingate. 2:15 Wingate talks about her best-selling books Before We Were Yours & The Book of Lost Friends, followed by Q & A. 3:30 Book table sales by Barnes and Noble and Book signing. Presented by Friends of Turlock Library. Contact the library about details and tickets. Location: Carnegie Art Center, 250 N. Broadway, Turlock, CA.



January 13.  Luncheon time TBD. Lisa Wingate returns to talk about her recent best-selling books, Before We Were Yours & The Book of Lost Friends with Q & A and book signing to follow. Presented by the Bosque Arts Center, 215 College Hill Dr.  Please call 254.675.3724 or watch the BAC website events calendar ( ) for detail about tickets, theme, etc.  Clifton, TX.

March 26, 2024, 7PM. Lisa Wingate presents her national and international best seller,  Before We Were Yours, including writing process insights. 7:45 to 8:00. Q & A followed by the author  booksigning until 9:45.  Book sales by Read it Again Books. Wingate is presented by Forsyth Reads Together to encourage literacy and foster community togetherness. Location: Forsyth County Public Library, 585 Dahlonega Street, Cumming, GA. Free to the public.  Check with the library about reservations/ticket. Cumming, GA.










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