The Book Cellar: Summer Author Series in Grand Haven, MI

June 17, 2024, 7-9 PM

Come spend an evening with me and YA author Melanie Hooyenga as we share about our books. Books will be available for purchase at the event and prior to at The Book Cellar.

More details here.

Columbus Book Festival

July 13-14, 2024

I’m thrilled to be a featured author at the Columbus Book Festival, in downtown Columbus, OH, this summer. Panel/ signing info to come!

Past Events

Thin Air Launch Event

Held at Schuler Books in Grand Rapids, MI, on October 24, 2023, I chatted with NYT bestselling author Erin A. Craig about all things writing, travel, and Thin Air!

School Visits

As a mom of four and former homeschool teacher, Kellie loves working with kids to teach them about the joys of literature and creative writing. She’s available to speak on writing and creativity, the author life, and the journey to publication, and will gladly tailor her program to meet your students’ ages and needs. If you’re interested in an in-person (west Michigan area) or zoom visit, please fill out the contact form below.

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Speaking and Workshops

Looking for a guest speaker for your next writing-related event? Kellie is happy to speak at book clubs, libraries, and writers’ groups and workshops. To inquire about availability and potential topics, please email her at Thanks for your interest!