Upcoming Events


Please join us at one of these upcoming events!

Or invite Anara to visit your book group discussion, either in person or via Zoom. Contact her to arrange details.



November 21, 2022

Barbara’s bookclub. Portland, OR.


October 13, 2022, 7:00

Deirdre’s bookclub, Sacramento, CA.


October 14, 2022, 7:00

Julie’s bookclub, Sacramento, CA.


Past Events


September 15, 2022, 7:00

Karen’s bookclub, San Jose, CA. Via Zoom.

September 1, 2022

Keith’s bookclub, Chico, CA

July 16, 2022

Ruby’s Books, Folsom, CA

Author meet-and-greet.

July 22, 2022

Literary Fundraiser for Stories on Stage, CLARA Auditorium, Sacramento. Join us for music, silent auction, and stories performed from the TWENTY TWENTY Anthology. Anara’s story “Crossing the River” is included.

June 30, 2022

Karen’s bookclub, Portland, OR. Via Zoom.

June 24, 2022
Stories on Stage Sacramento

Professional actors read selections from Anara’s novel Like A Complete Unknown and Vanessa Hua’s new novel Forbidden City. Read an interview with Anara.

June 19, 2022

Signing books, Gloucester Bookshop, Gloucester, MA

June 8, 2022

Private bookclub, Belmont, MA. In person.

May 14, 2022

Reading and signing, East Village Bookshop, Sacramento

April 23

Reading and signing, Chicago

March 28

Discussion with Meredith Hall, Seminary Books, Chicago, via Zoom

March 26

Book launch, UUSS, Sacramento

March 19

Book launch, Capital Books, Sacramento

March 12

Authors on the Move, Sacramento



Collage of past author events