BOOK SIGNINGS/EVENTS

WHAT’S ON FOR SHINE YOUR LIGHT, BOOK 3, PAIGE MADDISON SERIES, JAN 2017 –

JUNIPER GROVE BOOK SOLUTIONS, BOOK BLAST, JAN 3-5TH

ROGERS TV BARRIE: DAYTIME SIMCOE, JANUARY 13, 2017, ‘LIVE’ at 11 am EST, CHANNEL 10.

BUT WHAT ARE THEY EATING? Guest Post with Shelley Workinger, February 3rd

CARPINELLO’S WRITING PAGES, Guest post with Cheryl Carpinello, February 15th

INDIGO YORKDALE, FEBRUARY 25TH, 1 PM – 4 PM.

CHAPTERS BAYVIEW VILLAGE, MARCH BREAK FUN ON MARCH 11TH, 1 – 5 PM.

CHAPTERS BRAMPTON, APRIL 1ST, 1 PM.

INDIGO ERIN MILLS, EASTER SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH, 1 – 4 PM.

CHAPTERS SQUARE ONE, MAY 6TH, 1 – 4 PM.

THE BOOK KEEPER, SARNIA, ON, MAY 20TH, 1 – 4 PM.

CHAPTERS BARRIE, JULY 8TH, 1 – 4 PM.

BLOG TALK RADIO WITH AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR SUSAN WINGATE: DIALOGUE, AUGUST 15TH, 1 PM EST

WOTS: The Word On The Street, Harbourfront Centre, TORONTO, SEPTEMBER 24

CHAPTERS BAYVIEW VILLAGE, HALLOWEEN, OCTOBER 28TH, 1 PM

WHAT’S ON FOR SHINE YOUR LIGHT, BOOK 3,  PAIGE MADDISON SERIES: DEC 2016:

FIONA MCVIE’S AUTHOR INTERVIEWS, DECEMBER 7TH, 2016

LAURIE’S PARANORMAL BLOG, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9TH, 2016

MANTICORE BOOKS, ORILLIA, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17TH Noon -4:00 PM

LYNDA D. BROWN, THE AUTHOR CHAT SHOW, BLOG TALK RADIO, DECEMBER 18, 6 pm EST

BOOK SIGNINGS 2014-2016:

WOTS: The Word On The Street, Harbourfront Centre, SEPTEMBER 25, 2016

THE BOOKSHELF – Writers’ Community of York Region (WCYR) June 25, 2016

INDIGO BAY BLOOR, MARCH 20, 2016

CHAPTERS BAYVIEW VILLAGE, NOVEMBER 14, 2015

CHAPTERS PETERBOROUGH, HALLOWEEN

CHAPTERS BARRIE, OCTOBER 24, 2015

CHAPTERS SQUARE ONE, AUGUST 15, 2015

CHAPTERS BARRIE, JULY 10, 2015

FURBY HOUSE BOOKS, MAY 2, 2015

INDIGO EATON CENTRE, MARCH 20, 2015

MANTICORE BOOKS, ORILLIA, ON: DECEMBER 20, 2014

BLUE HERON BOOKS, UXBRIDGE, ON: DECEMBER 6, 2014

ORILLIA PUBLIC LIBRARY, OCTOBER 17, 2014, 4 – 6 PM

THE BOOK KEEPER, SARNIA, ON: SEPTEMBER 20, 2014

BOOK SIGNINGS AND EVENTS 2012-2013:

ORILLIA OPERA HOUSE, ORILLIA YOUTH CENTRE, HALLOWEEN, 2012

ORILLIA PUBLIC LIBRARY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2012, 4:30 – 6 PM

THE BOOK KEEPER, SARNIA, ON: AUGUST 25, 2012

ONLINE EVENTS FOR DESTINY’S GATE AND WAKE ME UP INSIDE(2014-2015):

J.R. and I are pleased to be featured on the Authors Showcase on Venture Galleries Blog for Readers and Writers. Caleb Pirtle III and his lovely wife, Linda Pirtle, novelist, accepted our series. They are based out of Texas, The Lone Star State! Destiny’s Gate was featured on Sunday, January 18th. Soon…Wake Me Up Inside will be featured as well.  We are thankful and grateful for the Showcase Posts.

Wonderful news! Destiny’s Gate is listed in the PW Select January 2015: List of Titles from Self-Publishers. Scroll down to the Children’s Fiction at the bottom of the list, and there we are, J.R. Matheson and Lee Bice-Matheson, co-authors of Destiny’s Gate! Publishers Weekly is known as “the bible of the book business.” 20/01/15

Do you like to listen to radio shows? Catch J.R. and I on Next Novel Radio, Thursday, January 29th, 8 pm, EST. Radio show host, Mr. Ricardo Fleshman will be interviewing us both on Skype radio. This will be our first media appearance. Thank you Next Novel!! The interview will air also on Friday, January 30th at 10 am and Sunday, February 1st at 11 am.

Destiny’s Gate is included in the Kappa Alpha Theta Magazine, Winter Edition, 2015, soon to be released! Thank you Liz Rinck!

Wonderful news! We are booked for Gelati’s Scoop GZONE on Blog Talk Radio, St. Patrick’s Day, March 17th at noon EST. This will be a lively show. The Paige Maddison Series is based on Celtic lore so what better day to talk about Destiny’s Gate is there?

We are honoured to be included in the Spring Edition for the Western Alumni Gazette from my alma mater! Thank you kindly.

Dreams really do come true! We asked, they answered! Indigo Eaton Centre staff are hosting J.R. Matheson and I on Friday of #marchbreak Thank you Indigo! We cannot wait to share the #GhostStories #PaigeMaddisonSeries #grateful Join J.R. Matheson & I on the 1st day of Spring, March 20th/15 at Noon. Book signing for the Paige Maddison Series #GhostStories #Fantasyadventure #Supernatural

Join host Linda Thompson on The Authors Show, April 13th, while she interviews Lee about the nitty gritty behind Destiny’s Gate and on writing with son and co-author, J.R. Matheson. If you missed the show live, you can catch it in the archives. Thank you Linda. You were wonderful!

Destiny’s Gate will also be featured in the Alumni Gazette, Western University’s Alumni Magazine, May/Spring issue. Thank you David Scott!

We are honoured to be invited to participate in National Youth Week at the Port Hope Public Library, May 2nd. J.R. Matheson and I will read from Wake Me Up Inside and Destiny’s Gate. As a former librarian, this means a great deal to me! And J.R. worked in a library as a student page. 🙂 We also received an invitation to #Authors4Indies Day at Furby House Books in Port Hope. Looking forward to celebrating the written word and helping to sell books for owner, Lou Pamenter.

We are excited to be featured on Merrie Housdon’s Blog: Inspired Writers, June 11th. Co-authors J.R. Matheson and Lee Bice-Matheson’s Destiny’s Gate is the feature post. Thank you Merrie!

Happy to announce J.R. and I will be at the Chapters in Barrie on Friday, July 10th from 4 – 8 pm. Thank you so much, Erica! We are excited to meet and greet the cottagers heading north on Friday night. If you have tweens/teens in your family, or you love stories about ghosts, the supernatural, coming of age, or family relationships, come on in and check out the Paige Maddison Series. Readers of all ages are buying it, reading it and gifting it.

Sneak peek: J.R. Matheson and Lee Bice-Matheson will be hosted by Chapters/Indigo, Square One, Mississauga, on Saturday, August 15th, from 1 – 5 pm. We are so happy to be invited to this bookstore located in the city where my sister and her family live. We have many friends in the area too! Come on out if you haven’t been to one of our book signings yet. All are invited. Thank you Chapters!

Cheryl Carpinello contacted me on Twitter and asked J.R. and I to be interviewed for Carpinello’s Writing Pages. We are looking forward to this interview to be uploaded September 2nd. Thank you Cheryl!

Join J.R. Matheson and I at Word On The Street at the Harbourfront Centre in Toronto, Sunday, September 27th, 2015. This is our first time at this literary festival and we are thrilled to be a part of it.

We’ve been invited back for an encore book signing for Destiny’s Gate at Chapters Barrie, October 24th, from 1 – 4 pm. We feel honoured indeed! Thank you so much, Erica, and to all of the Staff at this Chapters bookstore.

Destiny’s Gate is centered on HALLOWEEN, and this year we are fortunate to be asked to have a book signing at Chapters Peterborough from noon to 3 pm. How excited are we? Very!! We cannot wait to meet the book lovers in Peterborough and surrounding area. Thank you Andrea. We hope to see you there.

Our final Chapters bookstore event this year is in Toronto on Saturday, November 14th. We are anticipating our book signing at Chapters Bayview Village. Come on out and meet coauthors Lee Bice-Matheson and J.R. Matheson.

*THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY INSPIRE! TIBF. WE ARE SAD TO SEE THIS BOOK FAIR CLOSE IN TORONTO. We’ve been invited back to INSPIRE! TIBF as inaugural attendees of this wonderful international book fair! It will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, again, from Friday, November 20th until Sunday, November 22nd. Thank you Jesse Bernstein for thinking of J.R. Matheson and I. We will both attend. See you in The Hub!

We have several more events to post through to Fall 2015 which are exciting events in the GTA, Orillia, and Simcoe County. Stay tuned…and enjoy the winter everyone! 🙂 Thank you for supporting us and the Paige Maddison Series.

Click on the following link, August 2nd, 8:30 am EST, when the Author Interview goes LIVE:  Dave and Lillian Brummet’s Conscious Blog Discussions  J.R. and I write about what it’s like to have a co-author and our writing life.

Beginning Friday, August 8th, LIVE for two weeks – GIVEAWAY ON THE URBAN PARANORMAL BOOK BLOG: Enter for a chance to win a paperback or ebook of Destiny’s Gate. Thank you to Dee Vah! And look for a chance to win the first book in the series, Wake Me Up Inside, on my blog. Good luck et Bonne Chance.

We are featured on Laurie Jenkin’s blog: Laurie’s Thoughts and Reviews on the Paranormal, September 5th. Here is the link to the first book in the series, Wake Me Up Inside, 2012. I will post the LIVE LINK to the blog on September 5th: Posting of Destiny’s Gate on Laurie’s blog. You don’t want to miss this one!

Don’t forget to enter our Goodreads contests to win a copy of Destiny’s Gate in Canada (ends 27-09) and in the U.S. (ends 30-9)!

Come on out to The Book Keeper, Sarnia, Ontario, Saturday, September 20th, 2014, from 1 – 4 pm. Don’t miss the joint book signing hosted by Susan Chamberlain and the staff. The first book signing for Lee Bice-Matheson (Wake Me Up Inside) had 100 signatures in the guest book. Let’s see if we can make this 200 people for the introduction to J.R. Matheson as a published author!! Thank you kindly.

If you live in the Simcoe County area, come on out to the beautiful Orillia Public Library, Teen Section, on Friday, October 17, 2014, 4 – 5:30 pm, to listen to Lee Bice-Matheson read from the second book in the Paige Maddison Series, Destiny’s Gate. The first book, Wake Me Up Inside, is enrolled once again in The Battle of the Books for this area. Thank you OPL!

Looking for a teen writing workshop in Muskoka Region? I’ve been asked to lead a writing workshop at the Gravenhurst Opera House by Krista Storey and hosted by Bryan. I cannot wait to work with the teens and draw out their inner writer. It’s Monday, October 27th from 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. Pass this along to the teens in your life if they are living in the Gravenhurst / Huntsville area.

Halloween is a special night for writers like us! It is an honour to be invited back to experience the Eve of Halloween, October 30th, with the Orillia Youth Centre. Thank you Kevin Gangloff and Todd. They are hosting the Simcoe County Youth Services Group. What fun will we get up to? Boo!

If you haven’t heard of the Toronto International Book Fair: INSPIRE! TIBF don’t feel bad. It’s in its inaugural year with authors Margaret Atwood, Andrew Pyper, Mark Leslie Lefebvre, Anne Rice, Kathy Reichs, and so many more!  Come on out and enjoy a fun-filled weekend for book lovers. Lee Bice-Matheson will be there from Thursday, November 13th until Sunday, November 16th in the HUB. It’s going to be an awesome event beginning with the Inaugural Gala on Thursday night from 7 – 11 pm. Don’t miss this opportunity to visit with your favourite authors and meet some new ones! Lee is representing the Paige Maddison Series and will be signing books in the marketplace.

Lee Bice-Matheson will be onstage at The Hub Soapbox, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, November 15, Saturday, from 3:00 – 3:20 pm. Scheduled at the same time is Margaret Atwood! Honoured INSPIRE! TIBF.

A special book signing will be held at Blue Heron Books in Uxbridge, ON. If you know anyone living in the area or can attend yourself come on out! Lee is introducing Michelle Qureshi’s music from her CDs: Illumination and Of Light. You don’t want to miss this event. Saturday, December 6th, 1 – 4 pm. Thank you Shelley and Shelagh for having me.

Next up is a book blog POST with Dawn Husted of BookLOADS, Saturday, December 20th. Don’t miss this one! Here is my first post on Dawn’s blog for Wake Me Up Inside: Lee Bice-Matheson on BookLOADS  Thank you, Dawn, for hosting me once again. Here is our December 20th interview: Lee Bice-Matheson & J.R. Matheson on BookLOADS FUN

What a surprise for me when I received an email from Michael Fredsome from Manticore Books, Orillia. He asked me to participate with 10 other local authors in a book fair. J.R. and I are happy to be included with the talented authors.  To be held Saturday, December 20th from 11 am to 2 pm.

And lastly, J.R. and I have a special surprise planned for Tuesday, December 23rd at noon EST.  We will be on CK Webb and DJ Weaver’s Blog Talk Radio show. Don’t miss this opportunity to listen in on the two authors as they discuss the writing process and J.R. reads from Destiny’s Gate. Oh my, secrets will be revealed. Thank you CK for inviting us back. I will post the link to the show on www.facebook.com/leebicematheson early Tuesday.

British Blogger, Fiona Mcvie hosted us for an author interview guest post. J.R. and I completed the lengthy questionnaire on Sunday, December 21st. Together again in one location! Click on this link to read it. It was posted on December 30th, 2014! What a great way to end the year. Thank you kindly, Fiona!

 

 

 

 

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