Appearances

Ellen is available for a Presentation about Lady Spies of WWII and the Office of Strategic Services (the precursor to the CIA). An excellent program for Women’s History Month, Ellen is now booking dates for March 2019.  Download the presentation overview for more information. OSS Presentation Proposal

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Schedule

November 3, 2018 – Author Talk, Private Presentation. 

November 29, 2018 – Twenty-Ninth Annual University Club Meet the Author Night and Book FairWashington, DC. Open to the Public. 70 Authors will be signing and socializing.

May 3-5, 2019 – Malice Domestic, Bethesda, MD.

 


Past Public Appearances

October 5-7, 2018, Creatures, Crimes & Creativity, (C3 Con), Columbia, Maryland.  Signing & Panelist.

August 25, 2018, Dark and Stormy Book Club Podcast. A discussion about Isabella’s Painting, we discuss art heists, criminals and mystery.

August 13, 2018, 3:00 p.m. Lady Spies of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS): Roles, Weapons, and Accomplishments Presentation. Arlington Central Library, Encore Learning.

June 23, 2018, Noon-4:00 p.m., Royal Book Bash, Author Signing,  Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center, Maryland.   BOGO TIME! Ellen with be having a Buy One Get One free promotion at her booth. Stop by early before all the free books are gone!

July 6-8, 2018, Sexy Sassy Signing – Naughty Sirens Weekend Affair, Norfolk, Virginia. Signing, Panelist and Moderator on Friday July, 6. BOGO TIME! Ellen with be having a Buy One Get One free promotion at her booth. Stop by early before all the free books are gone!

Panelist for the Romantic Suspense Panel. Moderator for I’m Game if You Come Panel: When you’ve had a million questions to ask but never had the chance. When it’s fun to know about your favorite authors and some of their sexy and funny habits that make writing possible or motivate. This will be a fun interactive panel session.

May 19, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The Brass Compass Book Signing at Armed Forces through the Ages at Rippon Lodge event. Books available for purchase $15, cash or credit. Rippon Lodge Historic Site, 15520 Blackburn Road, Woodbridge, VA 22192. Admission to the event is $5, kids 6 & under free.

April 23, 2018, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., WWII Women of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS): Roles, Weapons, and Accomplishments Presentation. Chancellor’s Village, Fredericksburg, VA.

March 5, 2018, 7:00 p.m., Women of the OSS: Roles, Weapons, and Accomplishments ~ Sabotage, seduction, and secret pockets—just a few of the tough-and-tender ways women approach espionage. Ellen Butler, author of The Brass Compass, will provide a lively presentation about lady spies of the Office of Strategic Services.  Beatley Central Library, Alexandria, VA. 

March 12, 2018, 7:00 p.m., Women of the OSS: Roles, Weapons, and Accomplishments Duncan Public Library, Alexandria, Virginia.

March 15, 2018, 7:00 p.m., Women of the OSS: Roles, Weapons, and Accomplishments (OSS). Central Rappahannock Community Library, Porter Branch. 

December 3, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Ellen will be Signing at the Flower Gallery of Manassas Annual Holiday Open House. 10816 Sudley Manor Dr, Manassas, 20109.

October 12, 2017 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., The Brass Compass, Author Talk, Sabotage and Seduction, Female Spies of WWII.  Highlighting Women’s Contributions, Weapons, and Training. Central Community Library.

October 21, 2017 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., The Brass Compass, Author Talk,  Sabotage and Seduction, Female Spies of WWII.  Highlighting Women’s Contributions, Weapons, and Training. Montclair Community Library.

September 28, 2017 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., The Brass Compass, Author Talk, Sabotage and Seduction, Female Spies of WWII.  Highlighting Women’s Contributions, Weapons, and Training Bull Run Regional Library.

September 23, 2017 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., The Brass Compass, Author Talk,  Sabotage and Seduction, Female Spies of WWII Highlighting Women’s Contributions, Weapons, and Training Potomac Regional Library.

July 18, 2017, 7:30 p.m., Guest Speaker/Author Talk, The Brass Compass, A Celebration of the OSS 75th Anniversary ~ Highlighting Women’s Contributions, Weapons, and TrainingFreedom Museum, at the Manassas Regional Airport.

July 15-16, 10:00 – 5:00, The Brass Compass signing at Oatlands Plantation WWI-WWII  Event.  Includes WWI & WWII Re-enactors, Military weapons & vehicles, exhibitors, food & beverages for purchase and much more. Visit the Oatlands website for admission prices and further information.

July 7-8, 2017 ~ Sexy and Sassy Signing Event, Lucky 7s, Baltimore, Maryland. Moderator and Host, Getting Lucky with SaSSy Authors Panel Sessions on Friday, July 7.

May 2-7, 2017 ~ RT Booklovers Convention, Atlanta, GA. Panelist Friday, May 5, 1:30 -2:30 p.m.

 

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