News & Events


Local author Susan Lovell releases sequel to first novel. Behold a Rainbow  Click here for MLIVE article

The Sandpiper made the Fall Book Guide

The Sandpiper is named one of’s “10 Stocking Stuffer Books for Moms and Kids

Susan’s essay, “Is Alcohol in Women the Last Taboo?” on Huffington Post Women

Susan’s essay, “My Mother, My Loss, My Story” ran in the Sacramento Book Review

Susan was named the January 2014 University of Michigan Alumni Author of the Month

Susan was interviewed by Sue Thoms from the Grand Rapids Press (More)

Susan Lovell was interviewed on WZZM 13’s Take Five

Susan Lovell’s incredible life story was featured in The Daily News

The Sandpiper was featured in’s On the Town section


winter-banner-prodMarch 31, 2015: Book signing and presentation at Schuler’s Books, Grand Rapids, MI – Click here for more information

May 29, 2013: Book signing at Schuler’s Books, Grand Rapids, MI

September 10, 2013: Book signing at Schuler’s Books, Grand Rapids, MI

September 17, 2013: Talk at East Grand Rapids Library

September 19, 2013: Appearance at the National Advisory Board for the Salvation Army, Grand Rapids, MI

October 4, 2013: Book club appearance at Mayflower Congregational Church, Grand Rapids, MI

October 15, 2013: Appearance at Aquinas College Olli

October 17, 2013: Appearance at South Haven church book club, Grand Rapids, MI

December 2, 2013: Presentation at Women’s City Club Christmas luncheon, Grand Rapids, MI

January 18, 2014: Book signing at Meijer, Grand Rapids, MI


Blog Tour

Visit The Sandpiper online:

November 12: Chick Lit Central

November 21: Kritter’s Ramblings

December 9: Ope’s Opinions

December 12: A Novel Review

December 15: Bookworm Babblings

December 16: Book Cover Justice

December 19: Library at the End of the Universe

January 3: Autumn Blues Reviews

January 15: Celtic Lady’s Reviews

January 27: Woman of God Book Reviews: TBD

January 28: Bless Their Hearts Mom: TBD

February 3: Table for Five: TBD

February 11: Adventures in All Things Food: TBD

February 14: Book Hoarder Reviews: TBD