This page lists author book signings and events for Denise Ditto, author of “Batina’s Best First Day,” a children’s book about tooth fairies.
Tue16Feb201611:00 am4775 W. Panthercreek Drive #280 The Woodlands, TX 77381
Fri19Feb2016Sun21Feb2016time varies6616 Fm 1488 Rd, Magnolia, TX - Corner FM 1488 @ FM 2978
Meet the Author of "The Tooth Collector Fairies, Batina's Best First Day"
Fri - 3 pm -6 pm; Sat 10 am - 1 pm; Sun 11 pm - 2 pm
Fri11Mar201611 am - 1 pm100 S Church St, Clayton, NC
Author reading, signing and crafts. Don't miss this one time event- Children's Book Author Denise Ditto will be in the Library's meeting room from 11 am to 1 pm.
Mon14Mar20169 am - 11 am120 Flowers Parkway, Clayton, NC
Book signing and reading of "The Tooth Collector Fairies, Batina's Best First Day" by Denise Ditto. Photo opportunity with Crown Mistress Molar, the oldest and wisest Tooth Fairy in the magical land of Brushelot. Bring the kids!
Mon04Apr20166:00 - 9:00Norris Convention Center
Fri08Apr201610 am - 6 pm20000 Kingwood Dr., Kingwood, TX
Free event! Reading for our Lives! at the Lone Star Book Festival! Meet the author under the Exhibitor Tent located in the center of the campus between buildings 8, 3, and 7. Reading by the Author Saturday, April 9, 3:00 pm. Get your picture taken with Crown Mistress Molar!
Sat09Apr20169 am - 5 pm20000 Kingwood Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
We'll be at the tables under the Exhibitor Tent located in the center of the campus between buildings 8, 3, and 7.
Sat16Apr201610 am - 5 pm9055 Airport Rd/FM 3083 Conroe, TX 77303
Meet the Author of The Tooth Collector Fairies - Come Shop over 120 unique vendors selling Women's and Children's Boutique Clothing, Home and Garden Decor, Vintage, Funky Junque, Antiques, Jewelry, Gourmet Food items and so much more. Strollers Welcomed. 9055 Airport Rd off FM 3083
Sat16Apr2016TBA316 North Station Street, Port Aransas, TX 78373
Meet the Author at "The Island's Most Eclectic Shop!"
Mon25Apr20166:00 pmThe Norris Conference Center @ CityCentre 816 Town & Country
Sat07May201611 am - 5 pm1533 Sul Ross St., Houston, TX 77006
Join us Saturday, May 7th from 11am to 5pm on the award-winning Menil Grounds for a day of performaces, readings, and a showcase of independent authors and publishers.
Wed11May20165:00 pm to 7:00 pm1833 Sage Road Houston, TX 77056
Fri13May2016Sun15May2016varies1836 Sam Houston Ave, Huntsville, TX 77340
Friday, May 13 9 am - 3 pm; Saturday, May 14 - 10 am - 6 pm; Sunday, May 15 12 noon - 5 pm.
Fri20May2016Sun22May20167603 Red Bluff Rd • Pasadena, Texas 77507
It's Official!! Batina, the Tooth Collector Fairy is coming to the Pasadena Strawberry Festival! Come meet the children's book author and Sam Rayburn High School Alumni, Denise Ditto. Get you picture with Crown Mistress Molar, the oldest and wisest tooth Collector in the magical land of Brushelot!
Sat30Jul201610 am - 5 pmMarriott Waterway 1601 Lake Robbins Dr. Woodlands
Drop by and see me - I'll be all the way in the back corner - Booth 117
Sat20Aug201610 am to 2 pm2025 North Park Dr, Kingwood, TX
Come join in these fun activities:
Walmart - Watermelon seed spitting contest; Soccer Shots - soccer obstacle course; Kingwood Top Kick Karate - Karate demonstration; Sam's Club and Michael Kelly Properties - treats for the kids; Russo's NY Pizzeria - Pizza slices and soda pop; Lularoe - clothing for Moms and Kids; State Dance - Showcasing dance apparel; Classroom crafts, art projects, science lab experiments, popcorn, snow cones and so much more!
With special appearances from Cinderella, and Elsa and Anna and last but not least ... Crown Mistress Molar, the oldest and wisest tooth fairy in the land of Brushelot.
La Petite Academy
of Kingwood, TX
Fri16Sep2016Sat17Sep2016See below7500 FM Rd 2920, Spring, TX 77379
Pre-show Sept 16, 4 pm to 8 pm and Sept 17, 10 am to 5 pm.
Wed21Sep2016Closed to Public
In support of Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, Crown Mistress Molar, the oldest and wisest tooth fairy in the land of Brushelot, will be at Ronald McDonald House presenting each residential family with a free autographed copy of The Tooth Collector Fairies: Batina's Best First Day.
Sat01Oct2016Sun02Oct201610 am - 10 pmBull Sallas Park, 21681 McCleskey Rd., New Caney, TX
Sat08Oct2016Sun09Oct2016Sat 10 am to 7 pm Sun noon to 6 pmAve B & C, 2nd & 3rd St in Historic Downtown Katy - TX
The annual Katy Rice Harvest Festival is two big days of excitement and family fun with two stages of continuous live entertainment, craft and food booths, and more.
Free Parking and Shuttle service to and from Katy Mills plus no extra charge for the concerts makes the Katy Rice Harvest Festival the perfect family outing! The Church of Christ at 5th Street and East Avenue has also graciously offered our Festival guests the opportunity to park in the Church parking lot. Please do not park in the Church parking lot before 11:30 AM on Sunday.
- $10.00 Adults
- Children 10 and under are free
- Seniors, Military, Law Enforcement, and EMS personnel with proper identification are admitted free
Thu10Nov2016Sat12Nov2016Thurs 9 am - 7 pm - Fri/Sat 9 am to 5 pmWebster Civic Center, 311 Pennsylvania, Webster, TX 77598
We have the most unique gifts and home décor. All of the items are handcrafted, original designs. There will be new artists bringing steampunk jewelry (fun!), ceramics, bird houses, scented candles, and this exquisite embroidered jewelry – you have to see it. Millie takes way cool trims and transforms them into the most beautiful wreaths. Doug turns exotic woods into satiny bowls inlaid with stone. David has some of the most beautiful crosses done in scrollwork. Judy’s glass dances in full color indoors or out. Cindy won a Bobby Flay throw down and you can get her award winning chili seasoning at the show. There is also leather work, cypress knee santas, gourd art, bath products, fine jewelry, watercolors, wood trays, and way more. Every booth is different. In the mini Christmas tree forest at the front of the show, they will have ornaments you won’t find anywhere else.
Sat12Nov201610 am to 5 pmThe Berry Center 8877 Barker Cypress, Cypress, TX
FREE EVENT - Come shop over 150 vendors offering Women's and Children's Boutique Clothing and Accessories, Jewelry, Gourmet Food items, Home and Holiday Decor and so much more.
Sat19Nov201610 am - 3 pmResearch Forest @ Gossling Rd, The Woodlands
Sat03Dec201612:30pm- 2:00pm1815 Westgreen Blvd, Katy, TX 77450
Join local authors at the Maud Marks Author Event Dec 3. Face painting and craft activities for the family. Author Denise Ditto will be there autographing her debut book, The Tooth Collector Fairies: Batina's Best First Day.
Fri09Dec20164pm - 8pmGallery Furniture Post Oak Location 2411 Post Oak Blvd Houston, Texas 77056
Join Author Denise Ditto at Gallery Furniture Post Oak for hors d'oeuvres and cash bar. She will be selling and autographing her debut children's book just in time for the holidays. One dollar will be donated to Brookwood for every book sold. The Brookwood Community is a God-centered educational, residential, and entrepreneurial community for adults with functional disabilities located in Brookshire, Texas. Brookwood is funded through tuition, private sector donations, and sales from our entrepreneurial enterprises. They do not accept government subsidy.
To learn more about Brookwood, go to www.brookwoodcommunity.org.
Sat10Dec201610 am - 5 pmWillis, TX
Author of The Tooth Collector Fairies: The Tooth Collector Fairies, Denise Ditto and Author of The Dry and Deadly Thyme, Rebecca Nolen will be at the Kroger in Willis Texas December 10, 2016. Don't miss this opportunity to get autographed books for your family members just in time for Christmas!
Wed14Dec201610 am - 3 pm312 N Shepherd @ 11th St, Houston, TX
Fri16Dec20164pm - 8pmGallery Furniture 7227 West Grand Parkway South Richmond, TX 77407
Join Author Denise Ditto and Santa Claus at Gallery West Grand Parkway for hors d'oeuvres provided by Brick & Mortor Kitchen. There will also be a cash bar. Denise will be selling and autographing her debut children's book just in time for the holidays. Bring the kids for a photo op with Crown Mistress Molar, the oldest and wisest tooth fairy, and Santa Claus. Please note that in the holiday spirit, Denise will donate $1 to Brookwood for every book sold. The Brookwood Community is a God-centered educational, residential, and entrepreneurial community for adults with functional disabilities located in Brookshire, Texas. Brookwood is funded through tuition, private sector donations, and sales from our entrepreneurial enterprises. They do not accept government subsidy.
To learn more about Brookwood, go to www.brookwoodcommunity.org.
Fri24Feb2017closed to the public
Sat25Feb2017Sun26Feb201710 am - 6 pm26303 Preston Avenue, Spring TX 77373
Fri31Mar2017Sun02Apr201710 am - 6 pmBellwether Hotel - Bellingham, Washington
The LITTLE PEEPS Writing Competition recognizes emerging new talent and outstanding works for Early Readers and Children’s Picture Books.
The Little Peeps Awards is a division of Chanticleer International Writing Competitions.
The Finalists Authors and Titles of Works that have made it to the Short-list of the Little Peeps Early Reader Book Awards 2016 Writing Contest are:
- Simon Calcavecchia – The Adventures of Frank and Mustard: Stuck in the Mud
- Kneko Burney – Rikki & the Rocket Twins Adventure 1: Discovering the Solar System
- Barbara Layman – Day Dreamer and the Sleeping Giants
- Becky Thaldorf Latka – My Grandma Makes Lefse
- Pam Atherstone – The Dog in Wolf’s Clothing: Anya Faces Her Fears and Finds a Friend
- Cris Harding – Wee Scarlet
- Denise Ditto – The Tooth Collector Fairies, Batina’s Best First Day
- Donna Washington – The Mouse, The Mole, and the Magnificient, Moss-Covered House
- Sara Dahmen – The Blue Beetle
- Phillip Buchanon – Little Phil’s New Money Friends #2
- Phillip Buchanon – Jenny Meets Penny #9
- Doretta Elaine Wilson – Chocolate Gravy on Dragon Creek
Sat08Apr201710 am - 6 pmLone Star College-Kingwood 20000 Kingwood Drive Houston, TX 77339
Thu08Jun20178 am to 3 pmVictoria Lakes Intermediate School, Clear Creek ISD
Denise Ditto joins many other local authors at the Setting the Trend - Librarians as Leaders event June 8, 2017.
Sat08Jul201710 am to 5 pm15802 Champion Forest Dr, Spring, TX 77379
Sat29Jul201710 am to 5 pm4533 Garth Rd, Baytown, TX 77521
Fri18Aug2017Sat19Aug201710 am to 5 pm1440 Studemont St, Houston, TX 77007
Fri01Sep20174:00 pmClosed to the Public
Directors of Houston Writers House and local authors, Denise Ditto and Rebecca Nolen, will visit Ronald MacDonald House in support of September - Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. We appreciate the opportunity to give back!
Crown Mistress Molar, the oldest and wisest tooth fairy in the land of Brushelot will be there taking photos with the children. There will be crafts for the kids as well.
Mon18Sep2017Closed to the Public1907 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030
Wed25Oct20179 am to 3 pmLakeside Room at April Sound Country Club
Sat18Nov201710 am to 5 pm13135 Louetta Rd, Cypress, TX 77429
Sat09Dec201710:00 am to 4:00 pm3410 Northpark, Kingwood, TX
Mon19Feb20188:30 am - noon1001 Medical Plaza Dr #350, Spring, TX 77380
February is National Children's Dental Month! Crown Mistress Molar will make a special appearance at Dr. Leslie Blackburn's office on Monday, February 19, 2018.
Sat10Mar2018Mon12Mar2018varies - see belowOwen Theatre 225 Metcalf St., Conroe, TX
Batina's Best First Day - The Musical -
Presented by C.Kidz Theatre School
Reservations made at the door: Donations Welcomed.
Show Times -
May 10, 2018 - 6:30 pm
May 12, 2018 2:00 pm. performance followed by a reception at the Conroe Coffee Shop.
Fri23Mar20188:00 am - 4:00 pm
This is a private event.
Sat24Mar2018Sun25Mar201810 am to 10 pm201 S Elm, Tomball
4 Music Stages / 200+ Street Vendors/Ethnic & Festival Food, Beer, Wine/Petting Zoo / Street Performers, Souvenirs, Arts & Crafts, Antiques, Heritage Center
Thu07Jun20189:30 - 2:00Clear Falls High School 4380 Village Way League City, TX 77573
Please join us at the Setting the Trend, Librarians as Leaders conference on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Clear Falls High School from 7:45 AM to 4:00 PM with registration from 7:45 AM to 8:30 AM. Various professional learning sessions will be offered that will allow you to explore, collaborate and learn about trending topics. This will be a FREE blended learning experience with EdCamp sessions, vendor fair, presentations, and special event speakers. Mark Ray will be joining us for our Keynote Session and Donalyn Miller will be presenting in various sessions. Lunch will be provided.
Sat28Jul201810:00 am - 5:00 pmStafford CentreBig Top Vintage Market is heading Stafford Texas to bring the best in vintage, unique, one of a kind and shabby chic gifts, home decor, clothing and more to Stafford Centre.100 unique Texas vendors will come together to bring an amazing assortment of shopping, family fun and food to Houston. Shop Saturday, July 28. 2018 from 10a - 5p.
Thu06Sep2018Sat08Sep20189:00 am - 6:00 pmKay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, Dallas, TX
Denise Ditto, author of the "Tooth Collector Fairies" series will be selling and signing her books "Batina's Best First Day" and "Home from Decay Valley" at the Southwest Dental Conference Sept 6-8, 2018 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas. Be on the look out for Crown Mistress Molar, the oldest and wisest fairy in the land of Brushelot, who has promised to make a special appearance.
Sun09Sep2018Closed to PublicRonald McDonald House Houston
In support of Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, Crown Mistress Molar, the oldest and wisest tooth fairy in the land of Brushelot, will visit Ronald McDonald House and read "Batina's Best First Day" to the children. In addition, Houston Writers House Directors, Denise Ditto Satterfield and Rebecca Nolen, will be there to present the residential families with books donated by the author members of the Houston Writers House.
Sat27Oct2018Sun28Oct2018times varyAround the Texas State Capitol
The two-day Texas Book Festival is a gift to the state Texas, free and open to the public, bringing books to life through author readings, innovative panel discussions, demonstrations, and book signings.
Denise Ditto will be speaking at the the Ladies' Reading Club Nov 1, 2018. The Ladies' Reading Club is an organization in Houston that was established in 1885. They are in their 133rd year. The purpose of the organization is to support the Houston library system and intellectual and social culture.