The Town Center Marriott, The Villages
NOON AT TIFFANY'S book talk. A full house, a great crowd and astute questions—every author's dream event! Thank you all!

UPCOMING BOOK TALKS/​BOOK SIGNINGS:

2017:


April 20, 2017, 7pm - 9pm, "Community Read" /​ Book Talk:
NOON AT TIFFANY'S, Clifton Park Halfmoon Public Library, 475 Moe Rd., Clifton Park, NY (all are welcome)

March 7 & 8, 2017, Book Talk: INTENSIVE CARE, and TENDING LIVES, Westlake Village, CA (private event)

February 4, 2017, Book Talk: NOON AT TIFFANY'S, Waterlefe Literary Society, Bradenton, FL (private event)

2015:

February 21, 2015, 2 p.m. Lecture & Travel Series, Island Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, FL, 34217
Have you ever wondered what the life of a bestselling author is really like? Or, perhaps you've tried to imagine what's involved when working with the top editors at Random House and Simon & Schuster, or what happens when a shy writer is suddenly catapulted into the role of media expert, face to face with Oprah, Jane Pauley and the CNN interviewers. Come find out!

2014:

September 30, 2014, 2 p.m.: Library Anniversary Celebration Author Talk, Island Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, FL, 34217

February 21, 2015, 2 p.m. Lecture & Travel Series, Island Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, FL, 34217
Have you ever wondered what the life of a bestselling author is really like? Or, perhaps you've tried to imagine what's involved when working with the top editors at Random House and Simon & Schuster, or what happens when a shy writer is suddenly catapulted into the role of media expert, face to face with Oprah, Jane Pauley and the CNN interviewers. Come find out!

January 21, 2014, 2 p.m.: Book Talk and Signing, Central Library, 1301 Barcarrota Ave., Bradenton, FL

February 12, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.: Book Talk and Signing, Marriott Town Center, 1141 Alonzo Ave., The Villages, Florida


2013:

November 14, 11 a.m.: Key Royal Book Club, Anna Maria Island

October 5, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Book Signing, Market Block Books, 290 River St., Troy, NY

September 21, 11 a.m.: Book Talk and signing, Schenectady Public Library, 99 Clinton St., Schenectady, NY

September 28th, 1 - 2:30 p.m. : Book Signing, Open Door Bookstore, 128 Jay St., Schenectady, NY





NEW! EMERGENCY 24/​7: Nurses of the Emergency Room



NEW! THE KINDLE VERSION OF: CONDITION CRITICAL: The Story of a Nurse Continues (click on the link below)


NOW ON KINDLE: CONDITION CRITICAL: The Story of a Nurse Continues


For more details about each individual book, including reviews, click 'BOOKS' link


PUBLISHED WORK:

INTENSIVE CARE; THE STORY OF A NURSE
True Medicine/​Autobiographical
1987 Macmillan /​/​1988 Ivy/​ Ballantine
2011 Available in E-book from Kindle

BESTSELLER LISTS:
*NEW YORK TIMES/​8 Weeks/​ July-Aug 1988
San Francisco Chronicle - 4 Weeks - Aug 1988
Waldenbooks - 30 weeks July 1988- Feb 1989

Book of the Year 1988 American Journal of Nursing

Doubleday Book Club and Literary Guild selections 1987
Glamour and Redbook excerpted 1987

AUDIO PUBLICATIONS: Japanese publisher - read by the author

FOREIGN RIGHTS: Japan, Britain, Slovakia, Austria
Optioned for Film: Telecom Inc., and Citadel, Inc.

MEDIA TOUR (partial list): The Today Show, Oprah, CBS Morning Show, Hour Magazine, CNN Midday, CNN Nightline, Sally Jesse Rafael, NPR Boston, Michael Jackson Show

MERCY
Fiction /​ Medical Novel
1992 Simon & Schuster,
1993 Ivy/​Ballantine, USA and Canada

Book of the Month Club selection 1992

FOREIGN RIGHTS: Germany, Czech Republic

MEDIA TOUR: Cleveland, New York, Denver, Seattle, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, St. Louis, Chicago, Albany, Washington D.C.

CONDITION CRITICAL; THE STORY OF A NURSE CONTINUES
True Medicine/​Autobiographical
1994 Fawcett
1995 Ivy/​ Ballantine

BESTSELLER LISTS: San Francisco Chronicle
Waldenbooks

Literary Guild alternate selection

Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Ladies' Home Journal, Family Circle

FOREIGN RIGHTS: Britain, Austria, Slovakia

FILM OPTIONS: Telecom, Inc., Citadel Inc.

MEDIA TOURS (partial list): New York City, Boston, Albany, Washington DC, Toronto, Minneapolis, St. Paul, Kansas City, Dayton, Atlanta, Denver, Seattle, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, St. Louis, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco /​/​ National Public Radio - Washington D.C, CNN Nightline

TENDING LIVES; NURSES ON THE MEDICAL FRONT
True Medicine
1998 Fawcett
1999 Ivy/​Ballantine
2009 Available as E-Book on Kindle

AUDIO PUBLICATIONS: Durkin Hayes Inc.

FOREIGN RIGHTS: Czech Republic

MEDIA TOUR 1998: San Francisco, Boston, Washington D.C., Seattle, Tampa, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Chicago, San Diego, National Public Radio

The Adele Monsarrat, R.N. medical thriller series:

PULSE
Ivy/​Ballantine June 1998
PANIC
Ivy/​Ballantine August 1998
PARADOX
Ivy/​Ballantine February, 1999
FATAL DIAGNOSIS
Ivy/​Ballantine September, 2000

FOREIGN RIGHTS: Czech Republic

NOON AT TIFFANY'S: An Historical, Biographical Novel
Heron Quill Press, September, 2012

FOREIGN RIGHTS: Czech Republic

EMERGENCY 24/​7:Nurses of the Emergency Room
Heron Quill Press, April, 2015

MEDIA EXPERIENCE

SIX MEDIA TOURS INCLUDING:
The Today Show
Oprah
CBS Morning Show
Hour Magazine
CNN Midday
CNN Nightline
Sally Jesse Rafael
NPR (San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, Seattle etc)
The Diane Rhem Show
The Michael Jackson Show
Ask Washington
Good Morning Bay Area (San Francisco)
Good Morning Los Angeles
KOMO TV- Seattle

LIVE TELEVISION INTERVIEWS:
San Francisco: KGO, KRON, WKBD, KPIX, KTVU
Los Angeles: CNN, KABC, KHJ-TV
Seattle: KOMO, CABLE TV, KKTV, TCI Cable
New York City: WOR, Lifetime, NBC
Albany: WEWS
Pittsburgh: KDKA
Washington D.C.: ABN, PBS
Atlanta: WAGA (CBS)
Dallas: WFAA (ABC), KXAS (ABC), KDFW (Fox)
Houston: KTXH, KUHT (PBS)
Canada: CBC (Petrie in Prime)
Cleveland: WEW
Kansas City: KMBC (ABC)
Detroit: WXYZ-TV
Minneapolis: KSTP, KARE
Boston: WCVB, WNEV, WBZ, Continental Cablevision
St. Louis: KMOV,
Denver: KUSA, KKTV, KMGH, DPL-TV


LIVE RADIO INTERVIEWS:
San Francisco: KGO, KQED (NPR), KNBR, K101, KSFO, KPFA, KKSF, KRWM
Los Angeles: KGIL, KPCC, KIEV, KZLA, KOST, Strand Broadcast, KABC, KNX, ARROW93,
      KRQR
Seattle: KOMO, KIRO, KMPS, KKMO, KPLU, KUOW (NPR), KBFW, KPIX
Washington, D.C.: WAMU (NPR), WTOP (Associated Press Radio), NBC, Primetime Radio,       Voice of America International
New York City: WMCA, WNYC, WABC, WOR, WSOU, WIBW, WFTL, KTSA, WBAI
Boston: WNTN, WRKO, WEEI, WXKS, WBCS, WMSX, WFNX, WMJX, WZLX, WNTN,       WBCN
Canada: CFO, CHFI, AM640, CFAX, WBAI
Dallas: KRLD, KLIF, KOIA, KPLX, KKDA, KERA (NPR),
Houston: KILT, KKBQ, KLDE, KQUE, KTXH, KIKK, KLOL
Pittsburgh: KBLA, KDKA, WDUQ, MPR
Cleveland: WMMS, WWWE, WELW
Albany: WBBG, WMJI, WJMO, WAMC
Atlanta: KVON, WZGC, WYAY, WFRG
Chicago: WEEI, WLS, WMAQ, WYLL, WBBM, WGN
St. Louis: KMOX, KJOY, KSD
Denver: KOA, KING, KYBG, KHOW, KCSJ, KGNU,
Detroit: WMJC, WXYT, WJR, WKQI, WWJ, WSPD
Minneapolis: WCCO
Kansas City: WSB, KCMO

PREVIOUS KEYNOTE SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS (partial list):
Yale, (Keynote) Creative Writing Awards, CT 2012
California Nurses Conference
Virginia Nurse-Writers, HEALTH AFFAIRS
Maine Nurses Assn.
Massachusetts Nurses Assn.
California Nurses Assn.
American Nurses Assn., Washington, DC
Canada Critical Care Nurses, Toronto
University of New Hampshire
Boston College
Washington Nurses Assn.
Colorado Student Nurses Assn.
Portland American Assn. of Critical Care Nurses
American Federation of Nurses and Healthcare Professionals, Washington DC
Florida Nurses Assn.
American Assn. of Critical Care Nurses, CA
Stanford University Hospital, CA
University of California, San Francisco
University of California, San Diego
University of Kentucky
Denver Student Nurses Assn.
Student Nurses Assn. of Seattle
AARP/​Council for the Handicapped, MI
Suicide Prevention Assn., CA
Women in Business Assn., CA
Mills Women’s College, Oakland, CA
Santa Rosa College, CA
College of Marin, CA
Tamalpias High School
Santa Clara University
Bellarmine University, KY
American OR Nurses Assn.
American Library Assn., CA
De Anza College, CA
Vermont Technical College
AmeriTech College, Salt Lake City
Westlake High School (annually)

BOOKS by ECHO HERON: CLICK ON THESE TITLES FOR MORE INFORMATION

NEW RELEASE!
NOW AVAILABLE IN TRADE PAPERBACK, KINDLE, AND ALL E READERS:
Torn between his obsession with Clara and his lust for success, Tiffany resorts to desperate measures to keep her creative genius under his command. Clara cleverly navigates both her turbulent relationship with Tiffany and the rigid rules of Victorian and Edwardian societies, in order to embrace all the adventure and romance turn-of-the-century New York City has to offer.
ECHO HERON - NONFICTION
This New York Times bestselling author chronicles her journey as an idealistic nursing student through the gritty realities of practice with humor and a fine eye for detail. Shockingly believable. 8 weeks on the New York Times bestsellers list
NOW ON ALL E-READERS! Sequel to Intensive Care, Heron gives readers a graphic, tell-all description of life behind the closed doors of a busy trauma center. She fleshes out brief patient vignettes in ways that haunt one's memory.
In these forty chapters what nurses witness and sustain on a daily basis is revealed with candor, humor and sensitivity. From birth to death, despair to triumph, these nurses' bravery, heart and unwavering commitment shine through.
Second in the Adele Monsarrat medical thriller series. A big-city hospital A rogue killer virus. And no cure in sight. Nurse Adele Monsarrat joins forces with Detective Tim Rittman, hoping to contain a potentially ragin epidemic—before it spreads out into an unsuspecting world . . .
The third in the Adele Monsarrat medical thriller series. In this case of amnesia, memories can be fatal. When police uncover disturbing connections between the victims, Adele is forced into a hot zone of terror, where ruthless violence spreads like a disease no doctor can cure . . .
ECHO HERON—FICTION
NOW ON ALL E-READERS! An intriguing medical mystery, this combination nurse, hospital and detective story, is a fast-paced, sit-on-the-edge-of-your-chair thriller set in the hectic realism of its hospital setting.
The Adele Monsarrat, RN Medical Thriller Series:
The first in the Adele Monsarrat, RN, medical mystery series. A resident killer is working overtime at Ellis Hospital. When sweet young Chloe, everybody's favorite nurse, dies in the recovery room after a routine appendectomy, nurse Adele Monsarrat's suspicions are aroused . . .
The Adele Monsarrat, RN Medical Thriller Series
Fourth in the Adele Monsarrat medical thriller series. A disfigured corpse is fished out of San Francisco Bay. Adele would never guess that the crimes she is investigating reach halfway around the world—or that she has already been added to the growing list of victims . . .