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COMMING SOON – FEBRUARY 2015!

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Saturday December 20, 2014 – Fenton Street Holiday Market. Veterans Plaza in Downtown Silver Spring, Maryland. 10 am to 4 pm. Corner of Fenton Street and Ellsworth Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

Saturday and Sunday, January 10-11, 2015 – D.C. Big Flea Antique Show, Dulles Expo & Convention Center, Chantilly, Virginia. Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, Sunday 11 am to 5 pm. Admission $8. I’ll be there selling and signing copies of my book Deadball, as well as selling some really cool old pop culture collectibles. Here’s the link DC Big Flea The Big Flea

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FEATURED BOOKS

Deadball, A Metaphysical Baseball Novel
by David B. Stinson
November 2011
Synopsis: Deadball is the story of former minor league baseball player Byron Bennett, who has a deep and spritual connection to the game and its history. He sees things in a way others cannot and believes in things others would not. He thinks the old men working the menial jobs in the diners <more>

Honour, A Historical Golf Novel

by Richard O’Connor
February 2012
Synopsis: Honour is a dynamic historical novel that transports the reader back to a time when golf moved from the province of the elite aristocracy to a game for and by the common man. It is 1909 and American golf is on the verge <more>

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The Silver Spring-Takoma Thunderbolts 15th Anniversary Yearbook

By Richard O’Connor and David B. Stinson

Follow the first 15 seasons of the Silver Spring-Takoma Thunderbolts, a summer wooden bat baseball team playing in the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League.

Huntington Park Publications
June 2014
Softcover
Available from:
amazon.com
The Blair HS Baseball Stadium Concession Stand (during T-Bolts Season)

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NEWS FROM THE PARK

Over 100 people gathered at the Silver Spring Civic Center the Silver Spring Civic Center, One Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910 on February 25, 2012, to celebrate the release of our two new novels: Deadball, A Metaphysical Baseball Novel by David Stinson and Honour, A Historical Golf Novel by Richard O’Connor.

 

Both authors gave presentations about their books, read selected passages, and answered questions. Thanks to all who came out to celebrate the publication of these two books.

 

 

Tuesday, Aprill 22, 2012 NIH FAES Book Signing

On Tuesday, April 10, 2012, Dick O’Connor and David Stinson attended a book signing at the NIH FAES House on Old Georgetown Road in Bethesda, Maryland. A second signing is in the works so stay tuned.  For more information about the first event, click on NIH Newsletter and scroll toward the bottom.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 – Kensington Celebrates the International Day of the Book.  For more information, click on List of Publishers.  In addition, here’s a link to the festival: dayofthebook.com.

What a day – it rained and then rained some more.  The good news?  It was not a two-day festival.

When the rain comes they run and hide their heads

The only product we moved was the free candy

Saturday, May 19, 2012 – Gaithersburg Book Festival.  It was a beautiful day in historic Gaithersburg for the third annual book festival.  Thousands of book lovers converged on the festival for author talks and signings.  For a link to the festival see: gaithersburgbookfestival.org

Friday, Saturday and Sunday February 2-4, 2013. Book Sale and Signing at the Washington Golf Show and Expo. Dulles Expo & Convention Center, Chantilly, Virginia. Dick O’Connor will be there all three days. David Stinson will be there on Sunday. For times, check the website: Washington Golf Show.

Saturday February 16, 2013 – Deadball Book Signing at Greetings & Readings Book Store from noon until 3 pm at the Hunt Valley Towne Centre 118-AA Shawan Road, Hunt Valley, Maryland 21030. Here’s a link to the store’s website: Greetings and Readings

Sunday February 24, 2013 – Deadball Book Signing – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. Noon until 3:00 pm, 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the event: Smithsonian Institution Events Calendar

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday March 1-3, 2013 – Honour Book Signing – National Golf Expo Boston at the Seaport World Trade Center. Richard O’Connor will be at the show each day, signing books and speaking about Golf’s Hickory-shaft Era. Here is a link to the website: National Golf Expo Boston

Saturday and Sunday, March 2-3 2013 – Deadball Book Signing – D.C. Big Flea Antique Show, Dulles Expo & Convention Center, Chantilly, Virginia. Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, Sunday 11 am to 5 pm. Admission $8. I’ll be there selling and signing my book Deadball, as well as selling some really cool old pop culture collectibles. Here’s the link DC Big Flea

Friday March 8, 2013 – Deadball – Book Reading/Signing at The Ivy Bookshop at 6080 Falls Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21209.  Here’s a link to the store’s website: The Ivy Bookshop.

Saturday April 6, 2013 – Deadball Book Signing – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. Noon until 2:00 pm, 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the event: Smithsonian Institution Events Calendar. Appearing with Paul Dickerson, author of Bill Veeck, Baseball’s Greatest Maverick.

Saturday April 13, 2013 – Deadball Book Signing at the Winchester Book Gallery. 11 am – 1 pm, 185 N. Loudoun Street, Winchester, Virginia. Appearing with Austin Gisriel, author of Safe at Home, A Season in the Valley. Here is a link to Winchester Book Gallery.

Sunday April 14, 2013 – Deadball Charity Book Signing For Shepherd’s Table at AFI Theater, Silver Spring, Maryland, noon until 1:55 with a showing of Field of Dreams beginning at 2:00 pm. Proceeds go to Shepherd’s Table. Here is a link to AFI Theater. Here is a link to Shepherd’s Table.

Saturday May 18, 2013 – Gaithersburg Book Festival. 10- am – 6 pm, 31 South Summit Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877. David Stinson will be in the Hall of Exhibiting Authors, a large tented space in the center of the festival. Here’s the official website of the Gaithersburg Book Festival.

Sunday May 26, 2013 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. David Stinson will be there from noon until 3:00 pm, 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the event: Smithsonian Institution Events Calendar

Saturday and Sunday, May 4-5 2013 – D.C. Big Flea Antique Show, Dulles Expo & Convention Center, Chantilly, Virginia. Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, Sunday 11 am to 5 pm. Admission $8. David Stinson will be there selling and signing copies of  Deadball, as well as selling some really cool old pop culture collectibles. Here’s the link DC Big Flea

Sunday June 23, 2013 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. David Stinson will be there from noon until 3:00 pm, 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the event: Smithsonian Institution Events Calendar

Saturday July 13, 2013 - Book Signing at Greetings and Readings Book Store David Stinson will be there from noon until 3 pm at the Hunt Valley Towne Centre 118-AA Shawan Road, Hunt Valley, Maryland 21030. Here’s a link to the store’s website: Greetings and Readings

Sunday July 21, 2013 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. David Stinson will be there from noon until 3:00 pm, 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the event: Smithsonian Institution Events Calendar

Saturday and Sunday, September 14-15 2013 – D.C. Big Flea Antique Show, Dulles Expo & Convention Center, Chantilly, Virginia. Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, Sunday 11 am to 5 pm. Admission $8. David Stinson will be there selling and signing copies of his book Deadball, as well as selling some really cool old pop culture collectibles. Here’s the link DC Big Flea

Friday September 27, 2013 – Baltimore Book Festival.  Author’s Tent. David Stinson will be there from noon until 8:00 selling copies of his book Deadball. Where: Mt. Vernon Place, centered on 600 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201. Here’s the link: Baltimore Book Festival

Sunday October 20, 2013 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. David Stinson will be there from noon until 3:00 pm selling copies of his book Deadball. 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the Smithsonian Institution Events Calendar.

Saturday and Sunday, November 2-3, 2013 – D.C. Big Flea Antique Show, Dulles Expo & Convention Center, Chantilly, Virginia. Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, Sunday 11 am to 5 pm. Admission $8. David Stinson will be there selling and signing copies of my book Deadball, as well as selling some really cool old pop culture collectibles. Here’s the link DC Big Flea

Friday November 29, 2013 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. David Stinson will be there from noon until 3:00 selling copies of his book Deadball. 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the Smithsonian Institution Events Calendar.

Saturday November 30, 2013 – Fenton Street Holiday Market. Veterans Plaza in Downtown Silver Spring, Maryland. 10 am to 4 pm. Corner of Fenton Street and Ellsworth Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910. David Stinson will be there selling and signing copies of his book Deadball.

Saturday December 21, 2013 – Fenton Street Holiday Market. Veterans Plaza in Downtown Silver Spring, Maryland. 10 am to 4 pm. Corner of Fenton Street and Ellsworth Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910. David Stinson will be there selling and signing copies of his book Deadball.

Sunday December 29, 2013 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. David Stinson will be there from noon until 3:00 pm, selling copies of his book Deadball. 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the Smithsonian Institution Events Calendar.

Saturday and Sunday, January 4-5, 2014 – D.C. Big Flea Antique Show, Dulles Expo & Convention Center, Chantilly, Virginia. Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, Sunday 11 am to 5 pm. Admission $8. I’ll be there selling and signing copies of my book Deadball, as well as selling some really cool old pop culture collectibles. Here’s the link DC Big Flea

Tuesday March 18, 2014 – Harrisburg Senators Fan Club, starting at 6:30 PM – New Cumberland American Legion. Here’s a link to their site: Harrisburg Senators Fan Club

Wednesday March 31, 2014 – St. Ambrose Housing Aid Center – Fundraiser for St. Ambrose.

Saturday April 26, 2014 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. Noon until 3:00 pm, 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the event: Smithsonian Calendar

Saturday and Sunday, May 3-4, 2014 – D.C. Big Flea Antique Show, Dulles Expo & Convention Center, Chantilly, Virginia. Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, Sunday 11 am to 5 pm. Admission $8. I’ll be there selling and signing copies of my book Deadball, as well as selling some really cool old pop culture collectibles. Here’s the link DC Big Flea

Saturday July 19, 2014 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. Noon until 3:00 pm, 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the event: Smithsonian Calendar

Saturday August 23, 2014 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. Noon until 3:00 pm, 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the event: Smithsonian Calendar

Saturday and Sunday, September 27th and 28th, 2014 – Baltimore Book Festival Authors’ Tent - held at the Inner Harbor. I will be one of the speakers on Saturday at the Authors Tent Stage – at 6 pm. For a complete listing of authors click here.

Friday November 28, 2014 – Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. Noon until 4:00 pm, 1300 Constitution Avenue, N.W. DC 20004, outside the Museum Store on the Second Floor near the museum entrance just off the National Mall. Here’s a link to the event: Smithsonian Calendar