upcoming EVENTS & signings
 

 

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August 23, 2018

Mineral School in Mineral, Washington - Summer Visiting Artists: Urban Waite & Samuel W. Gailey

 
 Jennifer Egan, Hannah Tinti, Ron Charles, and Karen Joy Fowler present at AWP

Jennifer Egan, Hannah Tinti, Ron Charles, and Karen Joy Fowler present at AWP

March 27-30, 2019

AWP PORTLAND

Words Into Pictures: Adapting Literary Works for Film and TV.

I'm excited to be featured on this AWP panel with author/screenwriter Ayn Carrillo Gailey and Brian Price, Screenwriting professor at Yale & UCLA graduate film schools and author of the popular Classical Storytelling and Contemporary Screenwriting: Aristotle and the Modern Scriptwriter.


french book tour

 

june 29, 30, july 1, 2018

INTERNATIONAL NOIR NOVEL FESTIVAL (FIRN), FRONTIGNAN, FRANCE

june 28, 2018

 La Machine à Lire bookstore in Bordeaux, France

june 27,2018

Des Livres et Nous bookstore in Périgueux, France

june 26,2018

Le Grain des Mots bookstore in Lalinde, France

 

Past Events

 

June 7, 2018

DARVILL'S BOOKSTORE - ORCAS ISLAND, WA
A reading and discussion with fellow authors, Bruce Holbert and Ayn Carrillo-Gailey

april 13-15, 2018

ORCAS ISLAND LIT FEST

April 13 - Samuel will read on the Lit Walk  
April 14 - Samuel participate on the ON THE RUN panel.
He will be joined by critically-acclaimed suspense-thriller masters Victor Lavalle, Willie Vlautin,
Urban Waite, and Bruce Holbert
, to contemplate the inspiration behind their popular noir and
Grit Lit stories about characters on the run from their past, present, and often times, pure evil.

 

The Carlsbad Georgina Cole Library

Samuel will be discussing Deep Winter at The Carlsbad Georgina Cole Library

on the first Tuesday of the month with the Carlsbad Library Book Groups. 

 

2015 MEN OF MYSTERY 

November 14th - Irving Marriott 9am-4pm

MYSTERY WRITERS OF AMERICA - NOIR SLAM

Wednesday September 2nd-The Last Bookstore

NOIR VS. COZY
Friday June 5th—The Culver Club

NOIR AT THE BAR
Sunday June 14th 7pm - LaJolla

LOS ANGELES TIMES FESTIVAL OF BOOKS

Saturday, April 18
Book signing: Mystery Writers of America
 
Saturday, April 18
Book signing: Mysterious Galaxy, Booth #368

TUCSON FESTIVAL OF BOOKS

Saturday, March 14
Book signing: Mystery Writers of America - SoCal Booth #175
Saturday, March 14
Panel: Choices and Consequences
Panelists: Samuel W. Gailey, Carol Cassella, Tim Johnston
 
Saturday, March 14
Book signing: Clues Unlimited Booth
Sunday, March 15
Book signing: Mostly Books Booth
Sunday, March 15
Panel: Lives on the Brink
Panelists: Samuel W. Gailey, John Vaillant, Desiree Zamorano
 

LAURIE HOROWITZ PRESENTS  A PANEL WITH LOCAL MYSTERY WRITERS
At the Annenberg Community Beach House - Santa Monica, CA
Tuesday, February 10
A panel discussion featuring local mystery and crime fiction writers, moderated by Writer in Residence Laurie Horowitz. Panelists include P.G. Sturges, Richard Rayner, and Leslie Lehr.

DOHENY BOOK GROUP (PRIVATE EVENT)
January 25th, 2015 

VERMIN ON THE MOUNT
January 10, 2015
Reading an excerpt from a new manuscript.

BOUCHERCON - LONG BEACH, CA

November 13 - Noir At The Bar: Speed Round

November 14 - We’re All Thrillers: Different Approaches to Thrilling the Reader Moderator Barry Eisler

November 15 - Men of Mystery hosted by Joan Hansen
 

FRANCE BOOK TOUR

Hosted by Gallmeister

October 4-5 Return In Black, Book Festival.  Pau, France.

October 6 The Library Square.  Lourdes, France

October 7  Words & Things.  Billancourt, France

October 8  Quai Bookstore.  Strasbourg, France

October 9  Sandales Bookstore.  Besançon, France

October 10 Grenoble, France

October 11  Fireflies Bookstore.  Vienne, France

MORE PAST EVENTS U.S.

February 20 - Barnes & Noble Grove, Los Angeles, CA

February 22 - Poisoned Pen, Scottsdale, AZ

February 25 - Vroman's - Pasadena, CA

March 1 - Seattle Mystery Bookshop - Seattle, CA

April 5 - Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore - San Diego, CA

April 5 - Carlsbad Library's Evening of Mystery Authors - Carlsbad, CA

April 12 - Los Angeles Times Festival of Books - Los Angeles, CA

May 17 - Books Are Better Shared event - Mission Viejo, CA

July 12 - Thrillerfest IX - New, NY

July 19 - Book Carnival - Orange, CA