Sept. 11: Deer Lodge, MT – Browsing Bison Books, 515 Main Street, reading and signing The Deer Camp, 7:30 p.m.

Sept. 12: Missoula, MT – Montana Book Festival panel, “The Landscape of Family” with Dean Kuipers, David Axelrod and Sophia Shalmiyev, Missoula Art Museum, 335 N. Pattee St., 1 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.

Oct. 19: Madison, WI – Wisconsin Book Festival, Wisconsin Historical Museum, 30 N. Carroll St., reading and discussing The Deer Camp, 3 p.m.

Oct. 26: Green Spring, WI – Arcadia Books, 102 E. Jefferson St., in dialogue with Gavin Van Horn of the Center for Humans and Nature and author of the wonderful book, The Way of Coyote: Shared Journeys in the Urban Wild, 3 p.m.


May 15: Los Angeles, CA – Chevalier’s Books, 126 N. Larchmont Blvd, book launch for The Deer Camp in conversation with Joe Donnelly, 7 pm.

May 17: Pasadena, CA – Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., reading/signing 7 p.m.

May 23: Brooklyn, NY – Marlow & Sons, 81 Broadway, cocktails by chef Andrew Tarlow inspired by A Garden Can Be Anywhere, both Dean Kuipers and Lauri Kranz signing, 5-7 p.m.

May 24: Hudson, NY – Time and Space, Ltd., 434 Columbia St., dinner 6:15 p.m.; Dean Kuipers and Lauri Kranz discussing The Deer Camp and A Garden Can Be Anywhere, 7 p.m.

May 30: Boise, ID – The Rediscovered Bookshop, 180 N. 8th Street, in partnership with Selway Bitterroot Frank Church Foundation, reading/signing 7 p.m.

May 31: Sun Valley, ID – The Community Library, 415 Spruce Ave., Ketchum, in collaboration with Chapter One Book Store, 5 p.m.

June 4: Detroit, MI – Pages Bookshop, 19560 Grand River Avenue, reading/signing 6:00 p.m.

June 5: St. Joseph, MI – Forever Books, 312 State Street, reading/signing 6:30 p.m.

June 6: Kalamazoo, MI – this is a bookstore / Bookbug, 3019 Oakland Dr., reading/signing 6:30 p.m.

June 7: Ann Arbor, MI – Literati Bookstore, 124 E. Washington St., reading/signing 7 p.m.

June 8: Williamston, MI – Capital Area District Libraries, 3845 Vanneter Road, Williamston. Schuler Books of Okemos on site with books for sale. Reading/signing 1 p.m.

June 10: Los Angeles, CA – Live broadcast of “Write About Now” Podcast with Jonathan Small, with studio audience at Rita House, 5971 West 3rd Street, doors 6:30

June 27: Grand Rapids, MI
– Schuler Books, 2660 28th Street S.E., Grand Rapids, reading/signing 7 p.m.

June 28: Chicago, IL – City Lit Books, 2523 N. Kedzie Blvd., in conversation with The Way of Coyote author Gavin Van Horn, 6:30 p.m.

August 2: Traverse City, MI – Horizon Books, 243 E. Front St., coinciding with the Traverse City Film Festival, signing 4-6 p.m.

August 24-27: Greenough, MT
– Beargrass Writing Retreat, E Bar L Ranch. Visiting writer along with Chris Dombrowski, Tommy Orange, Annick Smith, Jack Driscoll and others.