Upcoming Events

All events in Central Standard Time, unless otherwise specified

May 12, 2022: Signing and Book Club Discussion at Beaverdale Books in Des Moines, IA, 6:30p

May 15, 2022: 515 Day, Signing for The Butterfly Effect at Dog-Eared Books, Ames, IA, 1-3p

June 3, 2022: Book discussion and signing at River Lights Bookstore in Dubuque, IA, 5:00-6:30p

July 2, 2022: Book discussion at the Logan Public Library, 11am-12pm

July 11, 2022: Book Club Meeting and book signing at Adel Public Library, 12p

July 12, 2022: Book Club Meeting and Discussion with the Council Bluffs Public Library (online), 7p

July 18, 2022: Book Club Meeting and book signing at the Norwalk Public Library, 7pm

August 9, 2022: Book Club Meeting, Bondurant Public Library (with Zoom option), 6-7p

September 15, 2022: Des Moines Public Library, Local Author Event, 5:30-6:30p

September 17, 2022: Waterloo Public Library Event for The Butterfly Effect, 2-3pm


Check back here for more events. I’m available for appearances in your bookish recorded happy hour, podcast, or humor event. Just contact me!

Past Recorded Events

Nov 23, 2020: In Conversation with Rosalie Knecht (Who is Vera Kelly? Vera Kelly is not a Mystery) about writing, parenthood, and complicated heroines on Debutante Ball

Dec 1, 2020: Library Discussion and reading from The Butterfly Effect

Dec 7, 2020 at 7PM PST/9PM CST/10PM EST: In Conversation with Premee Mohamed (Beneath the Rising) about Bugs and Nerd-stuff @ Mysterious Galaxy, San Diego, California (virtual)

Dec 8, 2020: Rachel Mans McKenny’s Launch Party at The Ripped Bodice! With Jen DeLuca (Well Met, Well Played), and Jesse Sutanto (The Obsession, Dial A for Aunties) on Books, Love, and their paths to Publication @ Ripped Bodice (virtual)— 9PM CST/7PM PST

December 17, 2020: Rachel Mans McKenny on the Talk of Iowa program on Iowa Public Radio

January 24, 2021: Rachel Mans McKenny in Conversation with J. Ryan Stradal for The Bookworm Omaha

February 25, 2021: In Conversation with Libby Hubscher (Meet Me in Paradise) for her “Meet Me in Pajamas” series

March 16, 7pm CST: Appearance on the Bloom Room for Tall Poppy Writers!

March 18, 7pm CST: In Conversation with KJ Dell’Antonia (The Chicken Sisters) for Raven Bookstore

August 27th, 6PM CST: Interview with Global Girls Club