Join me for my book launch events! LET ME IN: a Japanese American Woman Crashes the Corporate Club 1976-1996. LET ME IN is a memoir I started 40 years ago, when I was a young girl, fresh out of Stanford University, embarking on my first career.

Alexandria, MN Book signing @ Cherry Street Books, Saturday, September 21, 1 to 3 pm. Free, but please click here to register!

Montana Book Events Scheduled

Elaine will be signing and chatting about her book in the Hardin/Billings area in October. Following are the events. Please register by clicking on the link. Events are free!

Big Horn County Library
October 3, 2019 from 5-7 pm
Hardin, Montana

Register here for the Hardin Library book signing.

This House of Books
October 4, 2019 from 507 pm (Billings Art Walk night! Visit Harry Koyama’s gallery while you are out and about!)
224 N 28th Street
Billings, MT 59101

Register here for This House of Books Event.

Barnes and Noble Bookstore, Billings
October 5, 2019 from 2-4 pm
530 South 24th Street West
Billings, MT 50192

Register here for the Barnes and Noble Billings event.

Minnesota Meet the Author Events

Book signing and career discussion
The Vine Room
November 13, from 5-7 pm
756 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN 55343

Register here for The Vine Room book signing.

As the holidays approach, we will be making our gift boxes, wine glasses and mugs available for sale at each of the book events. Need something for that book worm or book worm wannabe? Look for our Retreat2Read and Book Club in a Box offerings. Can be easily shipped.


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I have just released new dates for this fall’s Retreat2Write Weekends for writers looking for a weekend getaway to, well, write. Check your calendars: October 17-20, 2019. Only two spots available for October. Come check out my remodeled lake place.

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Comments about LET ME IN: A Japanese American Woman Crashes the Corporate Club, 1976-1996

“Among the first women to blaze trails through America’s boys’ club of business, Elaine’s story is our American story as well as a history of American business.” Ann S.

“An artful narrative! Navigating the roadblocks along the path to her goals by a woman born too soon.” Anna

“An interesting read of the first 20 years of a non-traditional woman in a changing business environment.” Jerry