Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

NaNoWriMo Local Write-In

WHEN: Friday, November 5th, 12th, 19th, 2021 from 9am – 5:00pm

WHERE: Mooresville Public Library, Mooresville, North Carolina


Are you a writer or interested in giving a go at writing? Consider signing up to participate in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month)! You can create an account at nanowrimo.org or simply use this month as inspiration to finally start that story you’ve always wanted to write.

The Mooresville Public Library will be partnering with the community and local authors this year to support writers during this month! Visit their social media for a weekly writing prompt, visit the Selma Burke Room for a quiet space to write (room will be reserved all day every Friday during NaNoWriMo for writers), join our local NaNo writing group (NaNoWriMo account required), enjoy complimentary coffee, meet other writers, and have the chance to talk writing with local authors including Katherine L.E. White and Talis Jones!

Teen Courageous Conversations

WHEN: Thursday, November 18th, 2021 at 6:30pm

WHERE: Mooresville Public Library, Mooresville, North Carolina


Teens, this month’s panel for Courageous Conversations will include several guests, including local author Talis Jones, whom will discuss their diverse backgrounds and unique perspectives as members of our community.

*Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event is no longer confirmed. I will announce if this celebration is back on or if the venue will need to be changed.

Book Launch Party

WHEN: Saturday, November 13, 2021 from 3-5pm

WHERE: Urban Grind Roasters, Mooresville, NC


Come drop by Urban Grind to celebrate the release of Talis Jones’ latest book kicking off her new series Fifth Sun! Talis will be there to hang out, talk books, and sign copies of Revenge de los Muertos. Swing by for some coffee and books!

Local Author Showcase

WHEN: TBD (November 2022)

WHERE: Virtual Event


The Mooresville Public Library is hosting its annual Local Author Showcase! This year’s event will be online via their social media. Tune in for a Q&A with Talis Jones and her book, Revenge de los Muertos.


PAST EVENTS

Book Blitz for Fifth Sun

WHEN: Tuesday, November 2nd – Friday, November 5th, 2021

WHERE: Virtual Event


Want to help celebrate the release of Revenge de los Muertos (Fifth Sun, #1) and give this new urban fantasy series an epic kick off? Xpresso Book Tours is hosting an official Book Blitz from November 2-5, 2021 and you can join! If you have a book blog, bookstagram, are an author, or have some sort of official platform where you share about books, then you’re eligible to participate and I would genuinely love to have you on board.

Find out more and sign-up here.

MoTownCon

WHEN: Saturday, August 21, 2021 from 11am – 4:30pm

WHERE: Charles Mack Citizen Center, Mooresville, North Carolina


The town of Mooresville, NC will be hosting their first ever MoTownCon on August 21st! Working alongside the public library, Luna Nera Creations, 501st Legion, and others promise a fun day celebrating cosplay, comics, sci-fi, fantasy, anime, and more! There will be costume and art contests, photoshoot opportunities, food, and awesome vendors selling art, comics, crafts, books, and more!

Stop by Talis Jones’ table where she will be in costume, signing books, giving away free swag, and more than happy to talk books.

Spring Market

WHEN: Saturday, April 10, 2021 from 10am – 2pm

WHERE: Alpine Mercantile, Mooresville, North Carolina


Alpine Mercantile will be hosting their first ever Spring Market, which will include BBQ from Holy Smokes, artisan vendors, food samples, giveaways and more!

Stop by Talis Jones’ table where she will be signing books, giving away free swag, and happy to talk about her books!

LOCAL AUTHOR SHOWCASE

WHEN: Wednesday, November 11, 2020

WHERE: Virtual Event


The Mooresville Public Library is hosting its annual Local Author Showcase online this year via their social media. Tune in for a Q&A with Talis Jones and her latest book, Wings of Ruin.

Special thanks to the Mooresville Public Library for organizing this fantastic event to help support authors even during these wild times! 

LOCAL AUTHOR SHOWCASE

WHEN: Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 10am to 12pm

WHERE: Mooresville Public Library, Mooresville, North Carolina


Come meet Talis Jones at the Local Authors Showcase hosted by the Mooresville Public Library! Talis will be signing books and giving away free swag and also be available to answer questions or just chat about her books.