Suzanne Strempek Shea

Upcoming Events

Reading and signing of “This Is Paradise” with poets Annie Deppe and Ted Deppe

September 26, 2014 @ 06:30 PM

Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop, The Cornstore, Middle Street, Galway, Ireland

Reading and signing of “This Is Paradise”

September 27, 2014 @ 01:00 PM

Church of Ireland, Church Hill, Clifden, Co. Galway, Ireland

As part of the Clifden Arts Festival, there'll be something at this hour for fans of both Saw Doctors, and doctors (and nurses and others) who serve in distant lands: Leo Moran and Anthony Thistlethwaite of "Leo and Anto" will sign and play, and Suzanne will read from and sign "This Is Paradise."

Launch of “Make a Wish But Not For Money”

October 8, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Broadside Bookshop, 147 Main St., Northampton, Mass. 01060

Boston-area launch of “Make a Wish But Not For Money”

October 10, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Newtonville Books, 296 Walnut St., Newtonville, MA 02460

Reading and signing of “Make a Wish But Not For Money”

October 11, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

10 to 11:45 a.m.

Booklovers’ Gourmet, 55 East Main St., Webster, Mass. 01570

Reading and signing of “Make a Wish But Not For Money” and “This Is Paradise”

October 15, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Enfield Public Library, 104 Middle Road, Enfield, Conn. 06082

Reading and signing of “Make a Wish But Not For Money” and “This Is Paradise”

October 16, 2014

Milton Public Library, 476 Canton Ave., Milton, Mass. 02186

Write Angles Conference

October 18, 2014 @ 11:15 AM

A panel on writing and healing, "The Pen in the Sickroom," will include Suzanne. Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Mass.

Registration required. Please visit: writeanglesconference.com

Mags Riordan talk, reading and signing of “This Is Paradise”

October 19, 2014 @ 02:00 PM

Elms College Library, 291 Springfield St., Chicopee, MA 01013

Mags Riordan talks about the Billy Riordan Memorial Clinic and Suzanne reads from "This Is Paradise" in this event sponsored by the Irish Cultural Center. Meet the subject of "This Is Paradise" and hear an update on the clinic from its creator. Books will be sold and signed, and crafts from Chembe Village will be available for sale, to benefit the clinic.

Mags Riordan talk, reading and signing of “This Is Paradise”

October 21, 2014 @ 09:30 AM

Springfield Technical Community College, Armory Square, Springfield, MA 01102

Mags Riordan talks about the Billy Riordan Memorial Clinic and Suzanne reads from "This Is Paradise" in this "Ovations" event sponsored by Springfield Technical Community College. Meet the subject of "This Is Paradise" and hear an update on the clinic from its creator. Books will be sold and signed, and crafts from Chembe Village will be available for sale, to benefit the clinic.

Memoirist Night

October 21, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Wellesley Booksmith, 82 Central St., Wellesley, Mass. 02482

Memoirists Richard Hoffman, Ann Hood, Helen Peppe and Suzanne Strempek Shea read and discuss their work.

Reading and signing of “Make a Wish But Not For Money” and “This Is Paradise,” with Mags Riordan

October 22, 2014 @ 06:30 PM

Palmer Public Library, 1455 North Main St., Palmer, Mass. 01069

Suzanne will discuss her latest books, joined by Mags Riordan, the subject of “This Is Paradise.”

Informal signing of “Make a Wish But Not for Money” and “This Is Paradise”

October 25, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Bay Path University/D’Amour Building, 588 Longmeadow St., Longmeadow, Mass. 01106

Informal signing throughout the tenth Writers' Day at Bay Path University. Day will begin at 9 a.m. and will feature a variety of talks on writing, publishing and promotion. To register for the day or any part of it, visit http://www.baypath.edu/news-and-events/writers-day

Talk and reading by Mags Riordan and Suzanne Strempek Shea

October 26, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

First Congregational Parish, Unitarian, On the Common, Petersham, Mass 01366

Talk and reading by Mags Riordan and Suzanne Strempek Shea on the Billy Riordan Memorial Clinic, including sale and signing of "This Is Paradise" and crafts from Chembe Village.

Talk and reading by Mags Riordan and Suzanne Strempek Shea

October 28, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Chicopee Public Library, 449 Front St., Chicopee, Mass., 01013

Talk and reading by Mags Riordan and Suzanne Strempek Shea on the Billy Riordan Memorial Clinic, including sale and signing of "This Is Paradise" and crafts from Chembe Village.

Talk and reading by Mags Riordan and Suzanne Strempek Shea

October 30, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Leverett Library, 75 Montague Road, Leverett, Mass. 01054

Talk and reading by Mags Riordan and Suzanne Strempek Shea on the Billy Riordan Memorial Clinic, including sale and signing of "This Is Paradise" and crafts from Chembe Village.

Talk by Mags Riordan, a Clinic Benefit

November 1, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

12 to 2 p.m.

Hampden Public Library, 625 Main St., Hampden, Mass.

Meet Mags Riordan, subject of "This Is Paradise," and learn the latest about the Billy Riordan Memorial Clinic. Suzanne will be signing copies of "This Is Paradise" and crafts from Chembe Village will be sold, all to benefit the clinic. Donations will be acccepted.

Memoir talk

November 5, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

12 to 2 p.m.

Wells Public Library, Route 1, Wells, Maine 04090

Memoir reading and talk by Ann Hood, Richard Hoffman, Helen Peppe and Suzanne Strempek Shea.

Memoir talk

November 5, 2014 @ 06:30 PM

Falmouth Memorial Library, 5 Lunt Road, Falmouth, Maine 04105

Memoir reading and talk by Ann Hood, Richard Hoffman, Helen Peppe and Suzanne Strempek Shea.

Memoir talk

November 6, 2014 @ 01:00 PM

1 to 3 p.m.

Auburn Public Library, 49 Spring St., Auburn, Maine Memoir reading and talk by Ann Hood, Richard Hoffman, Helen Peppe and Suzanne Strempek Shea.

Memoir talk

November 6, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Gibson’s Bookstore, 27 South Main St., Concord, NH 03301

Memoir reading and talk by Ann Hood, Richard Hoffman, Helen Peppe and Suzanne Strempek Shea.

Reading and signing of "This Is Paradise"

November 17, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

University of South Florida Library, Grace Allen Room, 4204 East Fowler Ave., Tampa. Fla. 33620

Reading and signing of “Make a Wish But Not For Money”

December 3, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Forbes Library, 20 West St., Northampton, Mass 01060

Part of “Celebrate Local Novelists” event.

Reading and signing of both "This Is Paradise" and "Make a Wish But Not For Money"

December 9, 2014 @ 06:30 PM

Edwards Public Library, 30 East St, Southampton, Mass. 01073

Reading and signing of “Make a Wish But Not For Money”

December 13, 2014 @ 11:00 AM

Hubbard Memorial Library, 24 Center St., Ludlow, MA 01056

Reading and signing of “Make a Wish But Not for Money” and “This Is Paradise”

February 28, 2015 @ 07:00 PM

Topsfield Town Library, 1 S. Common St., Topsfield, MA 01983

Reading and signing of both "This Is Paradise" and "Make a Wish But Not For Money"

March 4, 2015 @ 06:00 PM

6 to 8 p.m.

Greenfield Public Library, 402 Main St., Greenfield, Mass.