Schedule

Bruce Coston at a book signing in Chicago in February 2010
Dr. Coston at a book signing in an independent book store in Chicago
in February 2010

Dr. Coston will be the featured author on the DogRead group (http://pets.groups.yahoo.com/group/DogRead/join?yguid=529980696&finish=sub). DogRead is an online book club dedicated to books about dogs. Dr. Coston will be featured during the weeks of August 15 to 31, 2012.
 
August 6, 2012 at 3:00 to 4:00 PM:  Tune it to "Virginia Insight" with Tom Graham on WMRA, FM 90.7.  You can also tune in online at www.WMRA.org.  Dr. Coston will be the featured guest on this one hour listener call-in show.  If you would like to speak with Dr. Coston, you may call in to the show at 888-967-2825.  Or you can contact the show on FaceBook at WMRA's Virginia Insight.
 
August 7, 2012:  Seven Bends Veterinary Hospital in Woodstock, Virginia will host a book signing and a hospital open house from 5:00 to 8:00 PM.  Come get your copy of The Gift of Pets signed by the author and get a tour through the hospital at the same time.
 
August 13, 2012 at 10:30-11:00 AM:  Tune in to the Jim Britt Show on WSVA AM 550 in Harrisonburg, Virginia to hear Dr. Coston's interview
 
August 17, 2012 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM:  Book signing at Barnes & Noble in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
 
August 19, 2012 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM:  Book signing at Books-A-Million in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
 
September 2, 2012 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM:  Book signing at Gifts Ahoy at the Bridgewater Plaza on Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia
 
September 23, 2012 from 12:00 to 3:00 PM:  Book signing at the Edinburg 'Ole Time Festival on Main Street in Edinburg, Virginia.  Dr. Coston will have copies of both THE GIFT OF PETS and ASK THE ANIMALS available.  Get your autographed copies here!
 
October 3, 2012 at noon:  Dr. Coston will be the featured speaker at the Woodstock Rotary Club.  Meetings are held at the Woodstock Moose Lodge.
 
October 27, 2012 at 8:00 PM:  At Southern Adventist University Alumni Weekend Saturday evening extravaganza.  Dr. Coston will do a reading from his new book, The Gift of Pets.  There will be a book signing after the program where you can meet the author and have your book signed.
 
November 8, 2012 from 4:00 to 7:30 PM:  Book signing at the Lynchburg, Virginia Barnes and Noble.  Dr. Coston will give a short talk and answer questions starting at 6:30.
 
November 19 through December 3, 2012:  Dr. Coston is the featured author on Chuck Sambuchino's Dog Blog.  To read the interview, go to http://writersdigest.com/editor-blogs/guide-to-literary-agents/bruce-coston-interview-meet-the-author-of-the-gift-of-pets.  A free copy of THE GIFT OF PETS will be given to a random person who comments on this blog.  Be the one to win the book!
 
November 20, 2012 9:05 AM:  Interview on the Mark Johson Show.  WDEV-AM and FM in Burlington, Vermont

November 27, 2012 Taping an interview with Loraine Ballard Morrill for her radio show WHAT'S GOING ON in Philadelphia, PA.  Airing date to be announced.
 
November 27, 2012 from 9:30 - 9:40 Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will Dan Johnstone's guest on his radio program, The Morning Show, on KWDQ-FM in Oklahoma City, OK.  Tune it to listen to this interview!

November 27, 2012 from 6:00-6:30 PM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be interviewed live on the nationally syndicated show, The Angel Clark Show, on Radio Freedom radio network.
 
November 29, 2012 from 7:00-7:15 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be interviewed for the Alvin Jones Show on WNEW-AM in Washington, DC.  The program will air at a later time.

November 30, 2012 from 8:00-8:15 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be interviewed live for the nationally syndicated Walton & Johnson Show on the Clearchannel Radio Network

December 2, 2012 from 12:00 to 3:00 PM:  Book signing at the College of William and Mary Bookstore operated by Barnes and Noble in Williamsburg, Virginia
 
December 5, 2012 from 9:30-9:50 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be taping a 20 minute segment for the Dave Malarkey Show on WISR in Pittsburgh.  Air time to be announced.

December 5, 2012 from 10:30-10:40 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be doing a live 10 minute interview with Jennifer Fuller on WSIU-FM in Carbondale, Illinois on the Morning News NPR.
 
December 7, 2012 from 8:40-8:50 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will do a live radio interview with Shelley Irwin on The Morning Show on WGVU-FM in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  WGVU is the NPR affiliate in Grand Rapids.
 
December 9, 2012 form 6:30-7:00 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be Peter Solomon's guest on his live radio program, Conversations with Peter Solomon, on WIP-AM and FM in Philadelphia.
 
December 11, 2012 from 9:00-9:15 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be Terri Traen's guest on her live radio program, The Morning Show, on KQRS-FM in Minneapolis.  Tune in! 
 
December 13, 2012 from 10:30-11:00 Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be interviewed by Jim Bresnahan on WREL-AM News in Lexington, Virginia.
 
December 13, 2012 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM:  Reading and book signing at Buggy B's.  Come join us for a fun evening of stories at 239 East King Street in Strasburg, Virginia.  Get your signed copies of THE GIFT OF PETS for everyone on your Christmas list.
 
December 16, 2012 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM:  Signing at the Barnes & Noble at Hamilton Place Mall in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

December 18, 2012 from 9:30-9:45 Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be interviewed live by Bruce Owens on the show, Good Morning Hudson Valley on WBNR and WLNA-AM in New York.
 
December 19, 2012 from 9:40-10:00 Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will tape an interview with The Jim Scott Show in Cincinnati, Ohio.  The program will be aired later on WLW-AM.

December 20, 2012 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM:  Book signing at Books and Co. bookstore at 29 West Nelson Street in Lexington, Virginia.  Come finish your Christmas shopping for all the animal lovers on your Christmas list.  Get copies of both books!
 
December 21, 2012 from 9:40-9:50 Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be Tron Simpson's guest on his live radio show, The Morning Show, on KCMN-AM in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
 
December 27, 2012 from 11:30-11:45 Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will tape a segment for J.B. Barton's radio show, Openline, on KIKO-AM in Miami, Arizona.  Air time to be announced.

January 7, 2013 1:35 PM Eastern time:  Live radio interview with Mary Jane Popp on her show, POPP OFF, in Sacramento, CA on KAHI-AM radio.
 
January 8, 2013 from 8:40-8:55 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be the featured guest on The Old New England radio show with Mark Wayne.  The interview will be live and be aired on WICH-AM in Norwich, Connecticut.

January 8, 2013 from 11:00-11:15 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be Kitty Dunn's guest on WMMM-FM in Madison, Wisconson for a 15 minute interview on her show, News Features.  This interview will be taped for airing at a time to be announced.
 
January 14, 2013 from 10:30-10:45 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be on the Jean Barton Show in Flagstaff, Arizona.  The program will be aired live on KWKM-FM.  Tune in.
 
January 15, 2013 from 8:50-9:00 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be the guest on The Morning Show with Jason Mansmith.  The program will air live on WRPN-AM in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
 
January 21, 2013 from 7:10-7:25 AM Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be the guest on the Dan and Mike in the Morning live radio show on WBEX-AM in Columbus, Ohio.  Click this link or copy/paste it into your web browser to hear a podcast of this interview:  http://bit.ly/WReb5v.

January 28, 2013 from 11:10-11:30 Eastern Time:  Dr. Coston will be the guest on The Vic McCarty Show on WMKT-AM in the North Michigan region.  Tune in to hear this interview.
 
January 30, 2013 from 6:30 to 8:00 PM:  Talk, reading, Q&A, and book signing at Samuel's Public Library in Front Royal, Virginia.  Both books will be available for sale.  Come get your copies.

February 28, 2013 from 9:10-9:30 AM:  Dr. Coston will be Jane Foy's guest on the Morning News Program on WINA AM-1070 in Charlottesville, Virginia.  Dr. Coston will talk about his books and discuss the upcoming event in Charlottesville for The Virginia Festival of the Book.  Tune in.
 
March 14, 2013:  Dr. Coston will be the featured speaker for the Shenandoah Christian Writer's Group in Harrisonburg, Virginia.  Time and location to be announced.  Dr. Coston will give a short presentation, read a story or two from his newest book, and do a question and answer period.
 
March 20-24, 2013:  THE GIFT OF PETS has been selected as one of the books to be featured in the Virginia Festival of the Book (VFB) in Charlottesville, Virginia.  The Virginia Festival of the Book is a nationally recognized annual literary event that celebrates newly published books.  Dr. Coston will be participating in a VFB event entitled:  LET'S TALK ABOUT ANIMALS on Thursday evening, March 21 at 6:00 PM at Barnes and Noble in Charlottesville (1035A Emmet Street, Charlottesville, VA.  434-984-0461).  Stefen Bechtel (Mr. Hornaday's Zoo) and Ken Foster (I'm a Good Dog) will also participate.

May 5, 2013 at 9:30 AM:  Dr. Coston has been invited to deliver the Commencement Address for Southern Adventist University's 2013 graduation ceremonies.  Commencement will be held in the Chattanooga Convention Center in downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee at 9:30 AM.  Live streaming may be viewed at www.southern.edu.
 
December 5, 2013 at 12:00 noon:  Dr. Coston will be presenting a talk entitled Unwrapping The Gift at the Library of Virginia.  He will share stories from the book and discuss the significance of THE GIFT.  Books will be available for purchase and Dr. Coston will be glad to personalize a signed copy for the people on your Christmas List.  The Library of Virginia is located at 800 East Broad Street in Downtown Richmond.  Call the Library of Virginia if you have any questions:  804-692-3999
 
May 21, 2014 at 7:00-9:30 PM:  Dr. Coston will be speaking for the annual meeting of the Friends of the Handley Regional Library in Downtown Winchester, Virginia.  The Handley Regional Library is located at 100 West Piccadilly Street, Winchester, Virginia.  There will be a reception and book signing following the presentation.  For more information, you may call the Library at 540-662-9041. 
 
June 16, 2014 at 6:30 PM:  Dr. Coston will again be presenting his talk Unwrapping The Gift at the Samuels Public Library in Front Royal, Virginia.  Signed and personalized copies of both books, Ask The Animals and The Gift of Pets will be available for purchase.  You may also get your previously purchased books signed.  The Library is located at 330 East Criser Road, Front Royal, Virginia.  For more information, please call the Library at 540-635-3153.  We look forward to seeing you there.

December 7, 2014 at 2:30 PM:  Dr. Coston will be making a presentation at the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library - Central Library at 201 East Market Street, Charlottesville, Virginia.  After the presentation, Dr. Coston will have books available to purchase and personalize copies for everyone on your Christmas list.