Southern California Events Calendar

There’s nothing we like more than supporting our favorite authors by attending book signings and author events. Click on the links below for ticket and event information.

Check back often for updated events and schedules.

Updated 3/31/19

April 2019

▶️April 2 Steven Rowley discusses The Editor (with Taylor Jenkins Reid) at Chevalier Books 7pm

▶️April 6th Literary Orange – Newport Beach Marriott (sold out) Keynote Speakers: Martha Hall Kelly, Alan Brennert and Tara Conklin.

Liska Jacobs, S.A. Lelchuck, Jennifer Wolf, T. Greenwood, Paddy Hirsch, Elise Hooper, Ann Mah, Allie Rowbottom, Wade Rouse, Matt Fitzgerald, Jim Kempton, Rhonda Sciortino, Anna Vocino, Kate Quinn, Julie Clark, Lydia Fitzpatrick, Amy Meyerson, Tina Cassidy, Kara Cooney, Miriam Pawel, Helen Zia, Eric Bernt, Elizabeth Klehfoth, Charlton Pettus, Steve Atinsky, Wade Lucas, Yangsze Choo, Vanessa Hua, Greg Hurwitz, Ellison Cooper, Jessica Knoll, Robert Rotstein, Melissa Broder, Swan Huntley, Lisa Locascio, Terry Gamble, Elizabeth Letts, Roxanne Veletzos, Meredith May, Sunita Puri, Leslie Schwartz

▶️April 7 – Anaheim | Check out “24th Annual Mystery Authors Luncheon & Silent Auction” @eventbrite

▶️April 13 Historical Fiction Brunch and Author Panel at the Corona Public Library.

Marie Benedict, Kate Quinn and Kristina McMorris with Moderator Susan Meissner!

▶️April 13 at The Westgate Hotel in San Diego


▶️April 14 – Check out “Portraits & Dreams: Writing with Maggie Stiefvater LA” #writers @Eventbrite

▶️April 15, 2019 Women’s Museum, San Diego

Adventures by the Book is pleased to invite you to a special evening celebrating women and history at our Sweet Slice of History Adventure. And what better way to celebrate than with a decadent assortment of sweets and wine in a venue that everyday celebrates the history of women, the Women’s Museum of California, San Diego. 

▶️Susan Meissner On Tour

▶️April 20th Mysterious Galaxy

This event is free and seating is first come, first serve. To get a book signed during one of our events, a copy of the event book must be purchased through Mysterious Galaxy.

May 2019

▶️ May 3-4th | Y’all West

▶️May 7 Janna King – Launch Party at Diesel Books

June 2019

▶️June 3th – Los Angeles |Rachel Kushner on The Mars Room @eventbrite

▶️ June 3 – Adventures By The Book Mystery Dinner with Kaira Rouda

July 2019

▶️ July 17 Adventures By The Book night out with Christina Lauren at Breakfast Republic in San Diego | click here for info and tickets.

August 2019

September 2019

October 2019

October 5 – Check out “Authors in the OC 2019” Anaheim, CA @Eventbrite

November 2019

December 2019

October 15-18, 2020 : Sacramento