Appearances

Katrina Shawver is available for book clubs, book signings, book festivals, and any other speaking engagements at book festivals, museums, schools and civic organizations. Please contact Katrina via Email: katrina [at] katrinashawver.com

Want to meet Katrina live and learn more about Henry Zguda and the Holocaust? Below are upcoming book tour appearances. If your store’s not on the list yet, email katrina [at] katrinashawver.com to join the tour!

August 27, 2018, Ahwatukee Foothills Friends & Neighbors (AFFAN), Phoenix, AZ.

September 12, 2018 – Professional and Business Women of Polonia, Cheektowaga, NY

October 18, 2018 – 1:00-2:30 pm – New Frontiers for Lifelong Learning “Poland under the Nazis and the Communists.” Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ

November 15, 2018 – 1:00 pm – Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood, Sun Lakes Arizona (private event)

November 17, 2018 – 1:00-3:00 pm – Mesa Public Library – Red Mountain Branch (AZ)

February 9, 2019 – 10:00-11:30 am – Tempe Public Library, Tempe AZ

April 22, 2019 – 7:00 pm – ORT-America (Organizational Rehabilitation Training), Phoenix, AZ

Previous Appearances
June 14, 2018, Mountain Park Senior Living, Phoenix AZ
June 14, 2018 – Writing Workshop “Bringing Someone Else’s Story to Life, Changing Hands Bookstore, Tempe, AZ
April 18, 2018, Phoenix Public Library, Phoenix Arizona
April 9, 2018 – Genocide Awareness Week, Scottsdale, Arizona
March 28, 2018 – Olympia Timberland Library, Olympia Washington
March 27, 2018 – Shelton Timberland Library, Shelton Washington
March 26, 2018 – Third Place Books – Seward Park, Seattle Washington
March 25, 2018 – Third Place Books – Ravenna, Seattle Washington
March 23, 2018 – Village Books & Paper Dreams, Bellingham, Washington
March 21, 2018 – Tacoma Public Library, Tacoma Washington
March 11, 2018 – Tucson Book Festival, Tucson Arizona
March 6, 2018 – Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Men’s Club, Sun Lakes, Arizona

February 26, 2018 – New Frontiers for Learning, Mesa Arizona

February 19, 2018 – Brandeis National Committee – Phoenix Chapter
February 5, 2018 – Veterans Caucus, Arizona House of Representatives
January 27, 2018 – Peregrine Book Company, Prescott Arizona

January 4, 2018 – Barnes & Noble, Scottsdale Arizona
December 9, 2017 – Mesa Book Festival, Mesa Arizona
December 8, 2017 –  Dog-Eared Pages Used Book Store, Phoenix Arizona
November 28, 2017 – Book Launch & Signing, Changing Hands Bookstore, Tempe Arizona

Katrina Shawver at Changing Hands Bookstore November 28, 2017

November 18, 2017 – Barnes & Noble, Book Signing, Chandler Fashion Mall, Chandler Arizona

November 2, 2017 – East Valley Jewish Community Center, Chandler Arizona
“I was absolutely enthralled by your breadth of knowledge and delightful personality!”

October 26, 2017 House Veterans Caucus, Arizona State Legislature
“It was a pleasure to have Katrina speak to the Veterans Caucus and share her deeply moving story,” said Representative Lawrence.

 June 17, 2017 – Phoenix Writer’s Club, Phoenix, AZ
      “Writing Someone Else’s Story”
“Great interaction with the audience. You made it relatable.”

October 7, 2016 – Dog-Eared Pages Used Books  Phoenix, AZ
      “Writing Someone Else’s Story”

July 18, 2015 – Phoenix Writers Club, Phoenix, AZ
“Very interesting presentation and good presentation. Your passion for this should set up a best seller.”
“Incredible research! Great speech. Amazing and effective visuals.”

April 15, 2015 – Scottsdale Community College Genocide Awareness Week 2015
      “Poles as Victims and Heroes under Hitler and Stalin”

“Your entire presentation was so meaningful, comprehensive, captivating and from the heart.”

April 2 & 7, 2015  – Phoenix College
   “Poles as Victims and Heroes under Hitler and Stalin”

Video – Changing Hands Bookstore, Book Launch, November 28, 2017