“Not all travelogues need to be heavy philosophical discourses, or ignore the effect of shoes on the world’s economy...a must-read.” – Portland Book Review

"Gretchen is the perfect heroine...and one of the funniest authors I've ever stumbled upon." - Chick Lit & Wine

 “…a fun, fast summer read that may have other beachgoers giving you strange looks when you laugh out loud, which will be often.” – The Coast News

“…funny stories and cultural observations…” – Kirkus Reviews 

“SO smartly written and freakin’ hilarious, I promise that you’ll fall in love with Gretchen on page one.” - Chick Lit Is Not Dead 

“Most books about Iraq are deadly serious, this one is hilarious.” – Vulpes Libris

“…the perfect book for anyone (especially those Sex and the City fans) looking for a fun read about sand in your designer shoes.” – Bookhounds 

“Overall, a fantastic read and a really fun time!” – Chick Lit Plus





WHAT: MPIBA Trade Show/Women's Voices Author Luncheon

WHEN: Thursday, October 10, 2019 12:15pm

WHERE: Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel, Denver, CO



WHAT: Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association/7Coming-Up

WHEN: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 11:30am

WHERE: Red Lion on the River, Portland, OR



WHAT: Chick Lit & Wine co-author book reading/signing

WHEN: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 7:00pm

WHERE: Book Passage - 51 Tamal Vista Blvd, Corte Madera, CA




WHAT: AM Northwest Talk Show

WHEN: Wednesday, July 25, 2012 9:00am

WHERE: KATU2 - Portland, OR




WHAT: Book reading/signing

WHEN: Thursday, July 12, 2012 7:30pm

WHERE: Tattered Cover - 9315 Dorchester St in Highlands Ranch Town Center, Highlands Ranch, CO



WHAT: The Morning Blend Talk Show

WHEN: Tuesday, June 26, 2012 9:00am

WHERE: TODAY'S TMJ4 -  Milwaukee, WI




WHAT: Glen Ellyn BookFest 2012

WHEN: Saturday, June 23, 2012 10:00am-3:30-ish pm

WHERE: Glen Ellyn Public Library, 400 Duane Street, Glen Ellyn, IL




WHAT: Book reading/signing

WHEN: Thursday, June 21, 2012 7:00pm

WHERE: Barnes & Noble - 297 Oakbrook Center, Oakbrook, IL