Events & Book Tour


Please note:  If you don’t see your city and would like to host a book signing and/or cooking event, please contact us at or  Thank you.


November 6, 2017 Bear Tooth Grill BOOK SIGNING 4:30 pm-6:30 pm.  Books will be available at the Grill and Everyday Korean specials will run the month of November.

November 7, 2017 Park City Club, Dallas, TX  Dinner and Talk

November 8, 2017 Barnes and Noble Kitchen, Noon-2 pm Plano, TX GRAND OPENING

December Details TBD New Orleans Events at Ancora and SoFab

Past Appearances

September 26, 2015 Cooking Demo and Book Signing Habitat Housewares, Anchorage, AK 1p.m.

September 17, 2015 The Korea Society New York, NY 6 p.m.

Tuesday May 6th, 2014: 5 p.m. Alabama Booksmith Birmingham, AL

Thursday May 8th: New Orleans with Ancora and Garden District Books

Wednesday May 14th: Chapel Hill, NC 7 p.m. with Flyleaf Books and Foster’s Market Chapel Hill; with special guest, FRANCES MAYES.

Saturday May 17th: Houston, TX (private event; please contact us for more info)

Thursday May 22nd: Portland, OR Imperial by Vitaly Paley at the Hotel Lucia Happy Hour 4 to 6 p.m.

Thursday July 17th: San Francisco Book Passage at the Ferry Building at 6 p.m.

Saturday July 19th: San Francisco with AKA-SF at Momo’s RSVP for Free Event

July 21st: Newport Beach, CA Barnes and Noble Fashion Island at 7 p.m.

July 22nd: Champagne Reception at AnQi Bistro 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. (South Coast Plaza; Costa Mesa, CA)

Portland, OR Sunday December 8th 2013 at the Hotel Lucia Holiday Cookbook Social

November 2, 2012 Boudin and Beer Festival, New Orleans

June 8-9 2012 BlogHer Food Conference in Seattle Closing Keynote Innovator Interview with Kim Sunée

April 21-22 2012  Saborea Food and Wine Festival, Puerto Rico

May 22-26 2012  New Orleans Wine and Food Experience

April 16, 2010 Yale University, New Haven, CT 4 p.m. AASA presents SAVORY HERITAGE with Monica Bhide, Andrea Nguyen, and Kim Sunée For more information, visit

April 22, 2010 Tuscaloosa, AL Food and Travel Panel

May 25, 2010 Asian Network Association, American Express, New York, NY

May 29-June 5 2010 Seaside, FL Floating Island Writers’ Workshop

June 12-June 27, 2010 Tuscany

5/6/09     Fort Lauderdale, FL: Literary Luncheon & Boutique

4/25/09    Book signing and reception at Studio b in Alys Beach, FL.

12/10/08    New York, NY: Beard On Books at The James Beard House

12/4/08    Birmingham, AL: Literacy Council Benefit Details

11/16/08    Philadelphia, PA: First Person Festival of Memoir and Documentary Art, Brunch at Fork Restaurant

11/8/08    Oakland, CA: Ohgane Korean BBQ Restaurant

10/31 -11/2 /08   Orlando, FL: The 13th Annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Authors Without Borders: Trail of Crumbs

9/26/08    Birmingham, AL: SETSOL Luncheon, noon

9/12/08    Traverse City, MI: Traverse Epicurean Classic, Veuve Clicquot Champagne Reception

7/3/08    New York City, NY: The Korea Society

4/23/08    Brooklyn, NY: The Montauk Club

4/19/08    New Orleans: International Association of Culinary Professionals

4/17/08    Dallas, TX: Texas Library Association – A ticketed dinner event featuring readings by four memoirists and emcee Sarah Bird.

3/19/08    New York City, NY: The Korea Society

3/12/08    Chapel Hill, NC: Foster’s Market hosted by Sara Foster and Bill Smith of Crook’s Corner

3/11/08    Raleigh, NC: Quail Ridge Books

2/22-24/08    Columbia, SC: South Carolina Book Festival

2/16-18/08    Raleigh-Durham, NC: Orange County Literacy Benefit

2/14/08    Oxford, MS: Square Books and Thacker Mountain Radio Show

1/29/08    Birmingham, AL: Barnes and Noble, The Summit

1/28/08    Birmingham, AL: Books-A-Million, Brookwood

1/25/08    Louisville, KY: ABA Winter Institute

1/17-20/08    Jefferson, TX: Girlfriend Weekend

1/16/08    Denver, CO: at Tattered Cover

1/14/08    Pasadena, CA: at Vroman’s

1/12/08    New Orleans: at Garden District Bookshop

1/8/08    Birmingham, AL: Book Launch Party at Southern Progress Corporation with Alabama Booksmith and Grand Central Publishing.