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List of events including author visits to schools, libraries, book clubs, and…

This is your go-to-source for Jean Alicia Elster’s list of events including author visits to schools, libraries, book clubs, writing groups, conferences and book fairs.


Sunday, October 22, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Jean Alicia Elster at Leon & Lulu’s
Annual Fall Books & Authors Event
96 W. 14 Mile Road
Clawson, Michigan 48017

Jean Alicia Elster will sell & sign The Colored Car and Who’s Jim Hines? She will join over 40 other local authors who will meet and greet Leon & Lulu’s customers and autograph their books at this juried annual fall book fair. A portion of all book sales will benefit the Oakland Literacy Council. For more information click here.


Saturday, Nov 11, 10am – noon
Jean Alicia Elster presents at
The Jobs Club
Unity of Royal Oak
2500 Crooks Road
Royal Oak, Michigan 48073

Jean Alicia Elster will join two other guest speakers at the November 11 session of The Jobs Club. After her presentation— “Journaling to a Better You”—she will be available to chat with attendees and autograph copies of Who’s Jim Hines? and The Colored Car. For more information see Twitter click here Facebook click here


Saturday, November 11, 2p.m. – 4 p.m.
Jean Alicia Elster at
Merry Mitten Holiday event
Pages Bookshop
19560 Grand River Ave
Detroit, Michigan 48223

The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators – Michigan Chapter partners with Pages Bookshop (indie bookstore) to present this second annual Merry Mitten Holiday event. Jean Alicia Elster will chat with book-lovers and autograph copies of Who’s Jim Hines? and The Colored Car. She will be joined by three other youth lit authors for this holiday event. For more information click here.


Books Make Great Gifts!

Saturday, December 9, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Jean Alicia Elster at Local Author Fair
Orion Township Public Library –
825 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, Michigan

The Orion Township Public Library will host Jean Alicia Elster and other local authors representing a variety of literary genres as they autograph their books at this annual book and author event. Book sales on site for The Colored Car and Who’s Jim Hines? via The Book Beat. (Autographed books make great holiday gifts!) For additional info click here.