Upcoming Author Apperances

I love to visit bookstores, libraries, schools, and book festivals! Please contact me for any requests, otherwise here’s a listing of my current upcoming events:

  • Tue
    17
    Apr
    2018
    6:00 pmBelmont Books. 79 Leonard St, Belmont, MA 02478

    Authors David A. Kelly and Heather Lang will at Belmont Books on April 17th,reading from their new books, The Cardinals Caper and Anybody's Game: Kathryn Johnston, the First Girl to Play Little League Baseball

  • Sat
    21
    Apr
    2018
    1pm - 4pmColonie Center Barnes & Noble, Albany NY

    Join me and other local authors at Colonie Center's Barnes & Noble for  Local Author Day 2018!

  • Fri
    27
    Apr
    2018
    all daySouth Berwick, Maine

    I'll be speaking at the New England Association of Independent School Librarians on Friday, April 27, 2018.

  • Wed
    02
    May
    2018
    3:30 amBlue Bunny Bookstore, Dedham

    Boston-area Ballpark Mysteries fans can join me for a signing at the Blue Bunny Bookstore in Dedham Mass!

    From the Blue Bunny event page: David A. Kelly is the author of the Miracle Mud, the Ballpark Mysteries series, the Most Valuable Players series, and other children's books. He'll be at The Blue Bunny signing books from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 2.

  • Sat
    05
    May
    2018
    10am - 4pmHudson, NY

    David A. Kelly will be appearing with 75 other authors at the Hudson Children's Book Festival.

  • Sun
    06
    May
    2018
    afternoonPortsmouth NH

    I'll be signing books again in Portsmouth NH for Children's Day 2018, at G. Willikers Toy Shop!

  • Wed
    27
    Jun
    2018
    TBD afternoonBaseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, NY

    Join me once again in Cooperstown, NY at the National Baseball Hall of Fame for a Ballpark Mysteries book talk and book signing!

  • Tue
    17
    Jul
    2018
    6:00 pmSilver Unicorn Bookstore, 12 Spruce Street, Acton, MA 01720

    Come join me and picture book author Heather Lang for a special All-Star Author Event, 6 pm at the Silver Unicorn Books bookstore.

  • Thu
    02
    Aug
    2018
    10:00 amTitcombs Bookshop - Sandwich, Mass.

    Come join me at one of the great bookstores on Cape Cod for a launch event for Ballpark Mysteries Super Special #3!

  • Fri
    03
    Aug
    2018
    10am - noonBrewster Bookstore, Brewster, Mass.

    Come join me at the Brewster Bookstore on Cape Cod for a Subway Series Surprise book launch and signing event!

  • Wed
    08
    Aug
    2018
    5:00 pmBooks-a-Million, 430 Gorham Rd., South Portland, ME 04106

    Come join me and many other authors at the summer Author Event at the South Portland, Maine Books-a-Million!

  • Thu
    09
    Aug
    2018
    2:00 pmRJ Julia Bookstore, Connecticut

    Come join me for the launch of the latest Ballpark Mysteries Super Special, THE SUBWAY SERIES SURPRISE!

  • Sat
    11
    Aug
    2018
    1:00 pmBank Street Books, NYC

    New York City Ballpark Mysteries fans -- I'll be at Bank Street Books on Saturday, August 11th at 1pm to launch THE SUBWAY SERIES SURPRISE!

  • Tue
    28
    Aug
    2018
    4:00 pmHooray for Books, Alexandria Virginia

    Come join me at Hooray for Books in Alexandria Virginia to celebrate the launch of the latest Ballpark Mysteries Super Special, the SUBWAY SERIES SURPRISE! I'll be at Hooray for books at 4pm on Monday, August 27th to read and sign books.

  • Fri
    28
    Sep
    2018
    eveningFreeport, Maine

    HAPPY to be back in Maine for nErDcamp Northern New England, this September! Please come join me and MANY other great authors! More info: http://nerdcampnorthernnewengland.blogspot.com/

  • Wed
    17
    Oct
    2018
    3:00 pmWinchester, Mass.

    Happy to be back in Winchester Mass for Author Fest. Please come visit me and MANY other great authors in the afternoon!

  • Fri
    01
    Feb
    2019
    Skype or Google Hangouts

    For World Read Aloud Day, I'm offering free Skype or Google Hangout visits all day! Sign up at www.dakskype.com.

  • Sat
    23
    Feb
    2019
    1:00 pmBooks and Books at Suniland Shops

    Florida Ballpark Mysteries fans - come join me at Books and Books (event details here) at the Suniland Shops for a Ballpark Mysteries release party! I'll be celebrating the release of my latest Ballpark Mysteries book, THE BALTIMORE BANDIT!

  • Fri
    22
    Mar
    2019
    Sat
    23
    Mar
    2019
    Hotel Providence, Providence, Rhode Island

    I'm honored to be appearing at KidLitCon in Providence, Rhode Island March 22 and 23rd. Many great authors and illustrators are going to be at Kidlitcon (Hotel Providence, Matthewson St, downtown), and both days (March 22 and 23)  the public is invited to come meet them free of charge from 4-6 pm.  Barrington Books will be on hand to sell books for most of the authors (and will take credit cards), and some will be sold by the authors themselves.

  • Sun
    05
    May
    2019
    10am - 3pmHudson, NY

    Come visit with me and 75 other great authors at the Hudson Children's Book Festival in Hudson, NY.

  • Fri
    23
    Aug
    2019
    10am - noonBrewster Bookstore, Brewster, Mass.

    Come join me at the Brewster Bookstore on Cape Cod to talk baseball or have me sign a book!

  • Sat
    12
    Oct
    2019
    11 am - 4pmRailroad Avenue - Warwick NY

    Come join me and MANY MANY other great authors at the Warwick Book Festival in Warwick NY.

  • Wed
    16
    Oct
    2019
    3:00 pmWinchester, Mass.

    Happy to be back in Winchester Mass for Author Fest. Please come visit me and MANY other great authors in the afternoon!

  • Tue
    22
    Oct
    2019
    9:00 amConnecticut Convention Center

    Join me at the Connecticut CASL/CECA Conference at the Connecticut Conference Center in Hartford. I'll be presenting Monday morning at 9am, but available all day for signings!

  • Mon
    04
    Nov
    2019
    4pm - 5pmBlue Bunny Bookstore, Dedham, MA

    It's a chapter book mystery event at the Blue Bunny in Dedham!

    Got a kid who loves mysteries?! We've got a chapter book mystery event with authors David Kelly and Anna Staniszewski. The first book in Anna's Once Upon a Fairy Tale chapter book series, "The Magic MIrror," has been recently released (it's a fairy tale mystery loosely based on "The Snow Queen") and David A. Kelly's newest Ballpark Mystery book, "Ballpark Mysteries Super Special #4: The World Series Kids" was also published this fall. All welcome! Hop on down and meet Anna and David!

  • Wed
    06
    Nov
    2019
    3pm - 5pmZervas Elementary School Library, Newton MA

    Some see me and many other authors at the first (annual?) Newton Children's Book Festival!

  • Sat
    09
    Nov
    2019
    10am - 3pmBuffalo Niagra Convention Center

    Come see me and many other authors at the Western New York Children's Book Expo on Saturday, November 9, 2019!

  • Sat
    30
    Nov
    2019
    TBDBlue Bunny Bookstore, Dedham, MA

    Come celebrate Small Business Saturday with me at the Blue Bunny Bookstore in Dedham, Ma. It's a GREAT place to pick up holiday gifts!

  • Thu
    06
    Feb
    2020
    6pm - 8pmBarnes & Noble, Chandler AZ

    Arizona Ballpark Mysteries fans - please come join me at the Barnes & Noble in Chandler AZ to celebrate the launch of the newest Ballpark Mysteries book, THE COLORADO CURVEBALL!

  • Wed
    06
    May
    2020
    2:00 EasternFacebook Live @ballparkmysteries

    Join me each Wednesday in May, 2020 for a reading from one of my books and some behind-the-scenes info on how I write them!

  • Wed
    13
    May
    2020
    2:00 EasternFacebook Live @ballparkmysteries

    Join me each Wednesday in May, 2020 for a reading from one of my books and some behind-the-scenes info on how I write them!

  • Wed
    20
    May
    2020
    2:00 EasternFacebook Live @ballparkmysteries

    Join me each Wednesday in May, 2020 for a reading from one of my books and some behind-the-scenes info on how I write them!

  • Sat
    23
    May
    2020
    11:00 amhttps://www.wellesleybooks.com/event/david-kelly

    David A. Kelly, author of Miracle Mud, joins us for Storytime to read from the first book in his Ballpark Mysteries chapter book series, The Fenway Foul-Up. This free online event will take place through Zoom. For more information, visit the sign up page.

  • Wed
    27
    May
    2020
    2:00 EasternFacebook Live @ballparkmysteries

    Join me each Wednesday in May, 2020 for a reading from one of my books and some behind-the-scenes info on how I write them!