Upcoming EventsAuthor Kerry Gans signs books at an event

September 22, 2019 — New Providence Book Festival, New Providence, NJ. I will be there with a booth and possibly on some panels.

October 5, 2019 (unconfirmed) — Collingswood Book Festival, Collingswood, NJ. I will have a booth.


October 12, 2019 (unconfirmed) — Indie Author Day, Atlantic County Library, Galloway branch, NJ. I will be there as a guest author.

Past Events

June 8-10, 2019Philadelphia Writers’ Conference as a conferee.


May 10, 2018, 48 PM — Ocean City Public Library Author Showcase. Local authors talk with library patrons and others who wander by at the lovely Ocean City Community Center.





April 21, 2018, 9 AM-4 PM — Abington Library Author Showcase. Local authors get together to sell their wares and chat with the library patrons.

Me & author/games designer Ann Stolinsky





March 15, 2018, 7 PM — guest speaker at the South Jersey Writers Group. I will be speaking to this awesome group of writers about Genealogy & World Building.

February 21, 2018, 7-8:30 PM — Raritan Valley Community College Author Panel. Four authors address readers and writers at Raritan Valley Community College.

November 18, 2017, 10 AM-6 PM — Horror+ Writing Conference. Guest author. I’ll be on the first panel of the day, then enjoying the rest of the panels and dining with attendees. Robin’s Nest, Mt. Holly, NJ, 08060.






November 17, 2017 — New Jersey Association of School Librarians. Guest author in their Author Alley. I’ll be chatting with librarians at their annual conference. Ocean Place Resort, Long Branch, NJ






October 22, 2017, 11 AM-4PM — Vineland Library FanCon 2017. Comics, fantasy, sci-fi, oh my! Come and celebrate fandom with us. 1058 E Landis Ave, Vineland, NJ 08360

Me with author Laura Kaighn.







October 15, 2017, 10 AM-4 PM — River Reads. A bunch of authors gather at the beautiful and historic Prallsville Mills. Food trucks will be there, and this year they have added a River Writes Workshop as well! Prallsville Mills, 33 Risler Street, Stockton 08559.





October 14, 2017, 11 AM-2 PM — Indie Author Day at Vineland Public Library. Celebrating all indie authors and chatting about books. 1058 E Landis Ave, Vineland, NJ 08360





October 7, 2017, 10 AM-4 PM — Collingswood Book Festival. An annual celebration of books, something for everyone. If you love books, you’ll love this! Haddon Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108.





September 23, 2017, 12 noon-4:30 PM — Eastampton Day. This annual family fun day has rides and food and face painting–and me! Buttonwood Park, Eastampton, NJ 08060.

September 16, 2017, 9AM-3PM — New Providence Book Festival. 12 authors gather to chat about books, sign books, and have panel discussions. My panel is at 10:30 AM. Held on the grounds of the Salt Box Museum at 1350 Springfield Avenue in New Providence, NJ.

Me & J.R. Bale, organizer of the festival







June 11, 2017 — Books NJ 2017. 20+ authors gather to sign books, talk to readers, and speak on panels. Held on the the grounds of the Paramus Public Library 116 East Century Road, Paramus, NJ 07652




May 20, 2017 — Washington Borough SciFi-Fantasy Day. Science Fiction and Fantasy vendors of all sorts flood the main street of Washington, NJ.





December 11, 2016, 3-5 pm — Jersey Shore Arts Center Holiday Book Con. Guest Author. More than 20 authors gather to celebrate books and the holidays! Come and visit! Arts Center, 66 S. Main Street, Ocean Grove, NJ.

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November 30, 2016 — Mount Saint Joseph Academy. Author Panel.

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November 19, 2016, 1-4 pm — Open Book bookstore, Guest Author. A group event featuring Children’s authors, come join the fun! 7900 High School Rd., Elkins Park, PA 19027

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November 18, 2016, 8 am-5:30 pm — NJ Association of School Librarians Conference, Guest Author. Participating in their Author Alley. Ocean Place Resort, Long Branch, NJ

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October 23, 2016, 10 am-4 pm — River Reads, Guest Author. A group event with 20+ authors and food and fun! Prallsville Mills, 33 Risler St., Stockton, NJ 08559.

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October 8, 2016, 12-3 pm — Vineland Public Library Indie Author Day, Guest Author. A group author event, come join the fun! Vineland Library, 1058 E. Landis Ave., Vineland, NJ 08360

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October 1, 2016, 10 am-4 pm — Collingswood Book Festival, Guest Author. A tremendous celebration of books! Haddon Avenue, Collingswood, NJ.













September 24, 2016, 12-4:30 pm — Eastampton Township Family Fun Day, Guest Author. Buttonwood Park, Eastampton, NJ 08060.


August 28, 2016, 2-4 pm — Ocean City (NJ) Authors Showcase, Guest Author. A group event sponsored by the Ocean City Public Library, held at the Ocean City Community Center Atrium, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City, NJ 08226.












July 2016 — Author workshops at Westampton Twp. Day Camp. Three days of Build Your Own Story with kids 1st-7th grades.








May 13, 2016, 10 am-4:30 pm — Booth # 59 Pennsylvania School Librarians Association conference, Hershey, PA.

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May 7, 2016 – Guest Speaker at Philly Writer’s Group, Philadelphia, PA

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April 16, 2016, 1:30-4:30 pmAbington Township Free Library Local Author Expo. Guest Author. 1030 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001.

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April 9, 2016, 10am-2pmTrenton Farmer’s Market Author Buffet, Guest Author. 960 Spruce Street, Lawrence Township, NJ 08648.

Sign for the Trenton Farmer's MarketAuthor Kerry Gans and The Witch of Zal at Trenton Farmer's Market Author's BuffetHalo Farm at the Trenton Farmer's Market





BOOK LAUNCH PARTY!!! Come join the celebration at the Doylestown Bookshop, in Doylestown, PA, March 19th, 2016, 5pm-7pm.

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Guest Author, NJ Association of School Librarians Fall Conference, Long Branch, NJ, November 15th, 2015, 9am-6pm

Authors Donna Galanti and Kerry GansAuthor Kerry Gans signs The Witch of Zal at NJASLNew Jersey Association of School Librarians conference, Author and Illustrator Alley sign





School Visits & Author Workshops

Kerry’s Assembly Flier

Kerry’s Build Your Own Story Workshop

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