Jan. 13, 7pm: “A Conversation with Annie Barrows”; Oak View Room, Walnut Creek Library, 1644 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, California. For information: 925-935-5395.

Feb. 6, 6:30pm: appearance at the Berkeley Public Library Foundation’s 14th Annual Authors Dinner; Berkeley Public Library, 2090 Kittredge St., Berkeley. For tickets and information:

Feb. 13: San Francisco Writers Conference; Mark Hopkins Hotel, 999 California St., San Francisco. For registration or information:




To request a speaking engagement with Annie Barrows, please contact Anastasia Whalen at the Penguin Random House Speakers Bureau by phone at 212-572-2014 or by email at

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