Book Reading

NEWS & EVENTS

Check back here frequently for updated information about book signings and appearances!

If you would like to schedule a free live book reading and signing with Scott and Rod, please email from the Contact page.

Upcoming Events

BOOK READING AND SIGNING AT GOATAPALOOZA

Author Scott McBride will be reading one of the Connor the Cutter Books at the Goatapalooza event at USNA on October 30th. Books will be available for purchase and you can meet Bill the Goat (USNA mascot) at this fun event. 

BOOK FOUR RELEASE

Book Four in the series, "The Adventures of Connor the Courageous Cutter: The Blinding Blizzard" is coming soon!  Book Four will be released in the fall/winter of 2021. 

NOW BOOKING FUTURE EVENTS

Are you interested in having Scott or Rod do a book reading and signing for your school or group? Send us an email with the details and we'll see if we can make that happen! We can do readings in person and via Zoom and FaceTime. 

Past Events

BOOK ONE RELEASE

Book 1 in the series, "The Adventures of Connor the Courageous Cutter: Saving Sarah" was released on December 1, 2015.

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CREEKSIDE WINTER BAZAAR

December 12, 2015 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT ASHE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY

December 19, 2015 in West Jefferson, NC

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READ ACROSS AMERICA

March 2, 2016 at EW Chittum Elementary School in Chesapeake, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT EBENEZER UMC 

March 26, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BABY TALK CAFE

April 9, 2016 in Portsmouth

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LOCAL AUTHORS' RECEPTION AT NORTH SUFFOLK LIBRARY

April 23, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

May 12, 2016 in Annapolis, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT WALLS OF BOOKS

June 4, 2016 in Washington DC

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BOOK SIGNING AT THE WESTERN BRANCH FARMERS MARKET

July 29, 2016 in Chesapeake, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT THE WESTERN BRANCH FARMERS MARKET

September 23, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT FALL CRAFT AND VENDOR SHOW AT EBENEZER UMC

October 15, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT ENGINEERING FOR KIDS

October 22, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK TWO RELEASE

Book 2 in the series, "The Adventures of Connor the Courageous Cutter: Caution at Calamity Canal" was released on November 11, 2016.

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BOOK SIGNING AT SLOVER LIBRARY

November 12, 2016 in Norfolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT PAGE AFTER PAGE BOOKSTORE

December 2, 2016 in Elizabeth City, NC

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

December 17, 2016 in McLean, VA

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READ ACROSS AMERICA

March 2, 2017 at several school in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia: EW Chittum Elementary School, Believers Day School,  Great Bridge Intermediate and Nansemod-Suffolk Academy

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

March 25, 2017 in Cary, NC

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BOOK SIGNING AT EBENEZER UMC

April 15, 2017 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

April 29, 2017 in Wilmington, NC

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BOOK SIGNING AT O'DOODLE DOOS DONUTS

May 13, 2017 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT THE ANNAPOLIS MARITIME MUSEUM

May 21, 2017 in Annapolis, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT ARNOLD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY FALL BAZAAR

October 21, 2017 in Arnold, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT MISSION BBQ

November 9, 2017 in Gambrills, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT THE MACARONI KID CANDY CANE HUNT

December 2, 2017 in Gambrills, MD

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BOOK READING AT NEA'S READ ACROSS AMERICA EVENT

March 1, 2018 in Washington, DC

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BOOK SIGNING AT MISSION BBQ

August 3, 2018 in Gambrills, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT O'DOODLE DOOS DONUTS

August 18, 2018 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING DUCK'S GENERAL STORE

August 23, 2018 in Duck, NC

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BOOK SIGNING AT NANTUCKET ELEMENTARY

December 7, 2018 in Crofton, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT THE BE WITH ME PLAYSEUM

January 21, 2019 in Annapolis, MD

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AUTHOR VISIT AT KENT GARDENS ELEMENTARY

March 4, 2019 in McLean, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT KENT ISLAND DAY

May 18, 2019 in Stevensville, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT FESTIVAL ON THE GREEN

September 28, 2019 in Crofton, MD

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AUTHOR VISIT AT DAVIDSONVILLE  ELEMENTARY

November 9, 2019 in Davidsonville, MD

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AUTHOR VISIT AT MOYOCK ELEMENTARY

December 21, 2019 in Moyock, NC

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AUTHOR VISIT AT SPRING HILL  ELEMENTARY

March 2, 2020 in McLean, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT COAST GUARD DAY PICNIC

August 14, 2021 in Alexandria, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

The first official book signing for Connor the Cutter was held on December 5, 2015 at Barnes and Noble at MacArthur Center Mall in Norfolk, VA.

BOOK SIGNING AT ASHE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY

December 19, 2015 in West Jefferson, NC

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BOOK SIGNING AT FIREFLIES ON BENNETT'S CREEK

December 19, 2015 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

March 12, 2016 in McLean, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

April 2, 2016 in Cary, NC

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BOOK SIGNING AT EBENEZER SPRING VENDOR EVENT

April 16, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT PAGE AFTER PAGE BOOKSTORE

May 7, 2016 in Elizabeth City, NC

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

May 14, 2016 in Richmond, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT NORTH SUFFOLK LIBRARY

June 11, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT CHICK-FIL-A HARBOUR VIEW

September 13, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BALTIMORE BOOK FESTIVAL

September 24, 2016 in Baltimore, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT NANSEMOND-SUFFOLK ACADEMY SAINTS FEST

October 22, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT TOUCH-A-TRUCK

October 29, 2016 in Chesapeake, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

November 11, 2016 in Norfolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT CHICK-FIL-A HARBOUR VIEW

November 15, 2016 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT THE SMITHFIELD EVENING CHRISTMAS MARKET

December 10, 2016 in Smithfield, VA

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BOOK WRITING WORKSHOP AT NORTH SUFFOLK LIBRARY

January 28, 2017 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT THE VERONA COMMUNITY CENTER

March 12, 2017 in Verona, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BRIDGE CHURCH

April 8, 2017 in Virginia Beach, VA

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KEYNOTE SPEAKERS AT SUFFOLK READING COUNCIL'S YOUNG WRITERS RECEPTION

April 18, 2017 in Suffolk, VA

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TV APPEARANCE ON COAST LIVE

May 12, 2017 in Norfolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT GOT CUREAGE MUST DASH FOR A CURE

May 13, 2017 in Yorktown, VA

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BOOK SIGNINGS AT COAST GUARD FESTIVAL

July 31-August 6, 2017 in Grand Haven, MI

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BOOK SIGNING AT EBENEZER FALL CRAFT AND VENDOR SHOW

November 4, 2017 in Suffolk, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

November 15, 2017 in Annapolis, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

December 16, 2017 in McLean, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT FRANKLIN'S TOY STORE

May 20, 2018 in Severna Park, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT COAST GUARD DAY PICNIC

August 4, 2018 in Alexandria, VA

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TV APPEARANCE ON WTKR NEWS 3

On August 20, 2018, Scott and Rod were featured in a story on WTKR in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia.  You can watch the clip here.

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BOOK THREE RELEASE

Book 3 in the series, "The Adventures of Connor the Courageous Cutter: Mystery of the Baffling Blackout" was officially released on October 2, 2018.

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BOOK SIGNING AT THE BE WITH ME PLAYSEUM

December 22, 2018 in Annapolis, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT PAGE AFTER PAGE BOOKSTORE

February 9, 2019 in Elizabeth City, NC

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BOOK SIGNING AT BARNES AND NOBLE

March 9, 2019 in McLean, VA

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BOOK SIGNING AT THE MARINER'S MUSEUM

August 12, 2019 in Newport News, VA

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ONLINE YOUNG WRITERS WORKSHOP WITH PICTURE THE GOOD

March 3, 2021 in Crofton, MD

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"SAVING SARAH" FEATURED IN SCHOLASTIC BOOK CLUB FLYERS

November 21, 2019, Nationwide

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AUTHOR VISIT AT CROFTON WOODS ELEMENTARY

January 28, 2020 in Crofton, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT MAKERS MARKET SHOWCASE

October 10, 2020 in Crofton, MD

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BOOK SIGNING AT FESTIVAL ON THE GREEN

September 25, 2021 in Crofton, MD

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