April 11, 2020
Jekyll Island Book Fair
Village Green in Beach Village
Jekyll Island, Georgia
Jim is happy to travel to bookstores, libraries, book club meetings and other locations for book readings and signings. To request an appearance, please:
There's nothing like going back to your hometown to talk about a book you wrote and have your two favorite English teachers show up for the event. With Wanda Vickers on the left and Gail Danforth.
Photo by Wenda Gaile Bailey
Celebrating the Martin Luther King national holiday with a book signing in Columbus.
Speaking to a group in Albany, site of one of the pivotal opening scenes in Plowed Fields.
Talking about Plowed Fields at the Rock Eagle 4-H Center where I attended 4-H camps and competitions in the mid 1970s.
New Year brings new opportunities and a chance to chat with old friends in Athens, Georgia.
Catching up with longtime friend Jo Molock during a book signing at the Valdosta Country Club.
Speaking to retired Southern Nuclear and Georgia Power employees in Statesboro, Georgia.
Surrounded by beautiful ladies from the Dayspring Women's Group in Snellville, Georgia.
Signing books at the Altamaha Ambassadors Club meeting in Vidalia, Georgia.
Loved the questions posed to me at the Metro East Region Ambassador meeting in Decatur, Georgia.
Speaking to a fantastic audience at the Christian City People's Club in Union City, Georgia.
With my 88-year-old mama, Marie Baker Barber, and cousin Sonya Rutland at the Cook County Historical Society in Adel, Georgia.
Speaking to former colleagues at Georgia Power's corporate office in Atlanta.
Signing copies of the full-length edition and trilogy editions of "Plowed Fields" for the Carrie Dorsey Perry Memorial Library in Jim's hometown of Nashville, Georgia.
Jim wrote lots of speeches for Rotary Clubs during his career, but the Peachtree City Rotary Club, one of Georgia's largest, provided his first opportunity to speak at one.
Speaking to Georgia Power retirees at the company's Metro South Ambassadors meeting in Forest Park, Georgia.
Launch day for Plowed Fields, both the full-length and trilogy editions.
Jim spoke to about 80 students at the Davis Middle School National Junior Honor Society in Stockbridge, Georgia.