Alice C. Early

Recent Appearances/Events

Date Venue Address
Date: November 20, 2021
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Tatnuck Booksellers Address: 18 Lyman St,
Westborough, MA 01581
Notes: See the Tatnuck Booksellers website for details
Date: July 15, 2021
8:00pm - 9:30pm
Venue: Adventures by the Book with Jefferson County Public Library Address: Virtual ZOOM
Notes: I joined five other novelists for a varied and fun "Summer Potpouri" discussion, a national event sponsored by Adventures by the Book and Novel Network.
Date: June 30, 2021
7:00pm eastern - 8:00pm
Venue: Oak Bluffs Public Library Address: Virtual ZOOM
Oak Bluffs, MA
Notes: In further celebration of the release of John Hough's new novel THE SWEETEST DAYS, I had a discussion with him in a virtual event sponsored by the Oak Bluffs Library.
Date: June 23, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00am
Venue: Buttonwood Books and Toys Address: Virtual ZOOM
Notes: I interviewed John Hough, Jr., my former writing teacher, in celebration of the launch of his new novel THE SWEETEST DAYS, out 6/22/21. It's a poignant examination of a long marriage and the choices one makes, and sometimes regrets, in life.
Date: May 18, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Venue: Oak Bluffs Public Library Address: Virtual ZOOM
Oak Bluffs, MA
Notes: Join me and fellow Vineyard author Tracey Braun (writing as T. Elizabeth Bell) for an "Authors Interview Authors" book talk in celebration of the launch of her second Vineyard novel COUNTING CHICKENS and the book birthday of THE MOON ALWAYS RISING.
Date: November 19, 2020
3:00pm -
Venue: Aquinnah Public Library Address: Virtual ZOOM
Aquinnah, Martha's Vineyard, MA
Notes: Please join me for a VIRTUAL BOOK TALK sponsored by the delightful Aquinnah Library on Martha's Vineyard. Go to to get the ZOOM link. This might be my last appearance until the New Year, so if you've missed the earlier ones, please come!
Date: September 22, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Venue: Vineyard Haven Public Library Address: Virtual ZOOM
Vineyard Haven, MA
Notes: To watch the recording of this lively event go to:
Date: August 4, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00am
Venue: West Tisbury Library Address: VIrtual ZOOM
Notes: I met Nancy Star, a Vineyard summer resident, virtually through "Lockdown Literature," a group of immensely supportive authors releasing books during the pandemic. We're teaming up to discuss our recently-released novels: Nancy's RULES FOR MOVING and my THE MOON ALWAYS RISING. Though very different, both our books concern the enduring damage of family secrets and how a damaged person can heal and live with hope once the truth is out. Please see the library's website for details.
Date: July 15, 2020
Canceled -
Venue: BookHampton Address: 41 Main St
East Hampton, NY 11937
Notes: I was thrilled at the prospect of visiting the Hamptons again and seeing old friends there but this appearance was canceled due to the pandemic. If you are in that neck of the woods, please stop into BookHampton and support a bookstore that contributes so much to the community.
Date: July 8, 2020
7:00pm -
Venue: Savoy Bookstore Address: Virtual ZOOM
Notes: Carol Newman Cronin and I teamed up to share our very different island-based novels. Carol's novel, Ferry to Cooperation Island (released 6/16/20), is about a fired ferry captain who must team up with the woman who now has his job (and his beloved ferry), to save a treasured island site from development. If you missed it, here's the link:
Date: April 25, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00am
Venue: Edgartown Books Address: 44 Main Street
Edgartown, MA
Notes: This was planned as a party to celebrate National Independent Booksellers' Day. Because of COVID-19 restrictions, Edgartown Books is closed. Please continue to support independent bookstores by ordering through their websites.
Date: April 3, 2020
9:00am -
Venue: Grub Street's MUSE in the Marketplace Address: Boston Park Plaza Hotel
Boston, MA
Notes: Sadly, the #muse2020 conference has been CANCELED, along with all other book-related conferences/expos during this time of COVID-19 social distancing. Everyone who would have been there, please write on, read on and share on (but not the germs). Find ways to support your local independent bookstore. Reading is a great way to balance out the stress of fear and confinement. Escaping into a book has never sounded so enticing! Be safe and stay well.