Media and Events


Friday, September 1 - Sunday, September 3, 2017: Diana will be at the Atlanta Journal Constitutionís (AJC) DECATUR BOOK FESTIVAL, at 101 East Court Square, Decatur, Georgia 30030, to sign copies of Shadows along the Zambezi, from 10:00 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. The AJC Decatur Book Festival is the largest independent book festival in the United States and one of the five largest overall. Since its launch, more than 1,000 world-class authors and hundreds of thousands of festival-goers have crowded the historic downtown Decatur square to enjoy book signings, author readings, panel discussions, an interactive children's area, live music, parades, cooking demonstrations, poetry slams, writing workshops, and more.


Saturday, March 15, 2014, Diana will be in Arizona at the Tucson Festival of Books (one of the largest book fairs in the United States) signing copies of Shadows along the Zambezi from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. at the Author Pavilion Central. Look for Hawkins, Diana, online -- at ( ) under Literature/Fiction.

Sunday, March 16, 2014, Diana will also be autographing books beside the African elephant exhibit at Tucson's Reid Park Zoo. The exhibit features an entire elephant family of five, including an adult bull, two adult females (one of them expecting a calf in the Fall) and two youngsters. See them at

Diana's previous book signing engagements at Zoo Atlanta, and in Mansfield, Louisiana, were both huge successes.