Please join Shannon at Clapham Books in London on Thursday May 18, 2017 at 7 pm.  Shannon will be reading from Traveling with Ghosts, and there will be wine, a Q&A, and book signing – all in their lovely garden (fingers crossed for the weather)!  Come and support a local author and a fabulous independent bookstore!


Traveling with Ghosts reading, Q&A, and book signing at Barnes and Noble Stevens Creek in San Jose, CA on Thursday August 3, 2017 at 7 pm.

In-conversation with Karen Joy Fowler and Don George at Book Passage’s Annual Travel Writers & Photographers Conference at their bookstore in Corte Madera, CA on Thursday August 10, 2017 at 7:30 pm.  This event will follow the welcome dinner for conference attendees and is also open to the public (buy a copy of Traveling with Ghosts for your ticket in!).

Traveling with Ghosts reading, Q&A, and book signing at The Avid Reader in Davis, CA on Friday August 18, 2017 at 7:30 pm.

Past Events


Shannon’s book launch for Traveling with Ghosts was at Bookshop Santa Cruz in Santa Cruz, California on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017.  Thanks so much to Bookshop Santa Cruz for hosting and thank you to the fantastic crowd that turned out despite the rain and closed highways, supported a great independent bookstore, and asked wonderful questions!

The UK Traveling with Ghosts book launch was in Tooting, London on Friday, March 3rd at The Antelope.  Thanks so much to Emily Smith for hosting! And to Caragh Berry, Veronique Musson, Monika Vida Girbicz for helping with balloons, cakes, and organization.  It was such a wonderful turn-out and so much fun.

Traveling with Ghosts book club, interview, Q&A, and book signing at HMP Thameside April 29th, 2017.  Fascinating, thoughtful questions and a lively discussion.  Looking forward to returning to talk about writing!