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Book Tour & Event Schedule
The Year of the Goat is coming to town!
Here is our 2007 schedule.

At this point most of our scheduled book tour events are over, but we are always interested in visiting new communities, groups, bookstores, or galleries for events, readings or exhibits. If you have any interest in bringing a little goat to your community, please let us know.



Aug. 23, 5-8 pm - Portland, ME - Goatstravaganza at Rabelais Books! We're kicking off the book tour in style! Come celebrate the publication of The Year of the Goat--stop by for a book signing, cheese tasting, door prizes, and exhibit of Karl's photos. And maybe a real goat or two!


Sep. 6, 8am - New York City - We'll be appearing LIVE on the Martha Stewart Living Radio show Morning Living with host Dean Olsher. If you've got Sirius satellite radio, be sure to tune in!

Sep. 6, 7:30pm - New York City - We'll be at The Community Bookstore of Park Slope in Brooklyn (7th Ave between Carroll & Garfield) - Margaret will be doing a reading and book signing event - just up the street from where we used to live! It's a YOTG homecoming event you won't want to miss.

Sep. 7,8,9 - New York City - We're still finalizing other appearances and interviews in New York over these days.

Sep. 14 - Camden, ME - Maine Fare: Celebrating the Bounty of Maine - Book Signing


Oct. 2 - Brunswick, ME - Frontier Cafe, Cinema & Gallery - as part of Fronteir's Food Journey Series, come out for a screening of the Goat Love video, reading, Q&A, book signing and cheese tasting.

Oct. 17 - Ft. Collins, CO - American Dairy Goat Association National Convention - Book signing

Oct. 19 - Boulder, CO - Reading, book signing and cheese tasting of Haystack Mountian Dairy cheeses at Boulder Book Store

Oct. 26 - Wichita, KS - Watermark Books & Cafe - Reading and Book signing


Nov. 8 - New York, NY - Lunch & Learn at Aronson's Floor Covering. We'll be taking part in Aronson's noontime continuing education series with a talk about goat fiber and the use of natural fibers in sustainable building materials.

Nov. 8 - New York, NY - GOATSTRAVAGANZA NYC!!! This will be the goat event of the year, guarenteed! We'll be goating it up in the Chelsea showroom of Aronson's Floor Covering. We're still working out the final details and participants, but we're planning on a reading, book signing, cheese tasting, goat meat sampling, goat fiber demonstrations, multimedia show, and live goats!

Nov. 9 - Philadelphia, PA - Reading, book signing and cheese tasting at Tria Cafe. The event will be part of Tria's Fermentation School education programming. More information will be available soon on the Tria website.

Nov. 14 - Spartanburg, S.C. - Reading, book signing and cheese tasting of Split Creek Farm cheeses. Co-sponsored by Converse College and Hub-Bub.

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Our Book is Here!

The Year of the Goat

The Year of the Goat: 40,000 Miles and the Quest for the Perfect Cheese
The Lyons Press, Aug 2007
Book Tour Info

Globe Pequot
Barnes & Noble
Rabelais Books

And don't forget to write a review to win a t-shirt

YotG on
Public Radio!

In 2004 we made 4 appearances on the now sadly off the air, but then nationally syndicated PRI show, The Next Big Thing
Fortunately you can hear the shows in their archives:
1st show | 2nd show | 3rd show | 4th show

Miles Traveled: 41409
Next Stop: A farm of our own