Literary fiction, speculative fiction, and selected nonfiction

Our Book Tour!

Today, Monday, August 1st, 2022, is publication day for the novel Pilgrim Maya that Bela and Stephen wrote together! In September, we’re embarking on a road trip/book tour around the entire United States.

We have been delighted to receive glowing early praise from reviewers. If you are near any of the cities below where we’re doing book signings, please join us. You can purchase the book at the store and we’d be thrilled to sign it for you.

Here’s our schedule for book tour stops:




Barnes & Noble Booksellers Raymour & Flanigan Plaza
3454 Erie Boulevard East
Dewitt, NY 13214

Saturday, September 3rd

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
4401 Transit Rd,
Buffalo, NY 14221

Sunday, September 4th

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Midland Mall
6800 Eastman Ave
Midland, MI 48642

Tuesday, September 6th

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Mall of America
118 E. Broadway
Bloomington, MN 55425

Thursday, September 8th

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Island Books
3014 78th Avenue SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040

Monday, September 12th

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Barnes & Noble Booksellers

6050 El Cerrito Plaza

El Cerrito, CA 94530

Saturday, September 17th

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Thunderbolt Spiritual Books
512 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Monday, September 19th

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
10500 N. 90th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Saturday, September 24th

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The Potter’s House
1658 Columbia Road NW
Washington, DC 20009

Saturday, October 1st

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

If you are only able to join our tour virtually, Pilgrim Maya is available on Amazon in either paperback or Kindle version, and on Barnes & Noble in either paperback or Nook version. Pilgrim Maya is also available on iTunesRakuten kobo, and IndieBound. We’d love to sign it for you when we see you next.

We have many to thank:

  • Friends who are putting us up at stops along the way!
  • Those of you who have told us you will spread the word to your friends!
  • A special thanks those of you who know people in one of our stops and are willing to spread the word (Facebook, other social media).

We are celebrating in two ways. The book of course, but also our 30th anniversary. Our trip includes beautiful camping stops along the way:

  • Green Lakes State Park, New York
  • Theodore Roosevelt Natl Park, North Dakota
  • Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park, Whitehall, Montana
  • Crater Lake, Oregon
  • Mount Shasta, California
  • Bryce Canyon, Utah
  • Davis Mountain State Park, Texas
  • Payne Lake Recreation Area, Alabama
  • Andrew Jackson State Park Lancaster, South Carolina

The trip will be 31 days long, ~8,100 miles, ~110 hours driving in the van. We look forward to posting Facebook entries as we go. If you’re not friends with us on Facebook, here’s a link to Bela’s Facebook page.


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