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Oswego Literary Festival 2017

Saturday October 7, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm: I’ll be signing my books at the Oswego Literary Festival, Oswego Public Library, 32 West Jefferson Street (2nd floor), Oswego, IL. Guest speakers, author readings, and musical performances. Hope to see you there.

Princeton Library Author Fair

I’ll be signing copies of Autonomy and S3 at the Princeton Library Author Fair, 698 E. Peru Street, Princeton, IL from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Hope to see you there!

Lake County Author Fest, Round Lake Beach, Illinois

Saturday, August 5, 10am-4pm, I’ll be signing books at the second annual Lake County Author Fest. This family friendly event is set in the grounds of the Round Lake Beach Cultural and Civic Center, 2007 Civic Center Way (behind Meijer). Here is the link: <a href=http://www.thisoldbook.com/Authorfest.html>http://www.thisoldbook.com/Authorfest.html</a>

Lake Geneva Author Fest

I’ll be signing books at the annual Lake Geneva Beachside Author Fest, Saturday July 8, 10am-4pm. This fun outdoor event is set on the grounds of the Lake Geneva Public Library, 918 W Main Street, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.

Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest 2017

June 10 – 11, 10am – 6pm. Fabulous outdoor Lit Fest in historic Printers Row, South Dearborn between Congress and Polk.  Music stages, great food, and over 100 booksellers from around the country, plus more than 200 authors in a variety of programs. I’ll be signing books at the Red Anemone Books table next to […]

Barrington Library Author Event

April 22 – Book signings at Barrington Library, 505 N. Northwest Highway, Barrington: Noon – 2PM

CHICAGO BOOK EXPO 2016

Red Anemone Books is once again participating in the fabulous Chicago Book Expo. It’s a wonderful event for writers, publishers, and shoppers looking for the the perfect gifts for birthdays, Christmas, and Hanukkah. Jean-Michel Smith and I will be signing our books from noon through 5:00 pm. Hoping to see you there too. Chicago Book […]

Autonomy (Science Fiction Novel)

Autonomy by Jean-Michel Smith (Science Fiction, 362 pages) When Cal Sheldon puts himself into an artificial coma and loads his mind onto the advanced computer he and his university colleagues secretly designed, he leaves behind a dying Earth and discovers new life in the world they’ve created. This breakthrough gives rise to an underground community […]

S3 Sexagesimal (Math Reference Book)

S3: The Smith Sexagesimal System My new book, S3: The Smith Sexagesimal System, is PUBLISHED. A handy reference book for anyone interested in base-60 mathematics, it is also a companion to, and includes the first chapter of, my upcoming novel Autonomy (to be released spring 2012). Reviews “Promoting a purer understanding of the relationships between […]