"I Want to Kill My Wife"  is based on a true story of a close net families struggle with the mental health and the  justice system as they maneuver their way through violent crimes perpetrated by a loved one. Leach-Klajic chronicles a heart render account of a lost soul trying to free himself of the demons that haunt him.  

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        "I want to kill My Wife,"

                                                                                                                              by Jill Leach-Klajic


      KVML Radio AM1450

Wednesday August 9th Jill and Joanne were interviewed by Mark  on his morning talk show. They talked about their new novels and the Sonora Writers Group.

With Dignity, by Jill Leach Klajic and Summer Cowboy, by Jo DeEds



With Dignity made the News

KHTS 1220 in Santa Clarita covered former mayor/city councilwoman Jill Leach-Klajic appearing at the Santa Clarita Barnes and Nobles August 25th 5-7 for a Meet and Greet the Author event.  


The Signal Newspaper in Santa Clarita also wrote a story about the Barnes and Nobles,  August 25th Book Signing event for Jill Leach-Klajic and her released novel, "With Dignity". 


The Los Angeles Daily News covered Mrs. Klajic's Barnes and Nobles Book Signing and Meet and Greet the Author event. 

  Jill with Bill and Erika
Jill Leach-Klajic, Sydney Avey and Jo DeEds made the Union Democrat this week-end Book Release at Wild Rose in Jamestown Sept.29th 2017
Jill Leach-Klajic and Jo DeEds hold book signing at Here's the Scoop Books and Gifts in Jamestown, CA 
Leach-Klajic to appear at Sierra Cellars July 30th 6:00 PM -7:30 PM
"With Dignity" By Jill Leach-Klajic, will be cruising the ocean blue from August to September. 

Celebrity Cruise Ship has offered me 2 dates to present my book, "With Dignity." 

August 24th & 29th from 2-3 in the main Library. Location somewhere between Ireland and Iceland, I will be reading and leading a discussion on writing memoirs, family stories and historic-fiction.  

  Karen, my first fan and  dear  friend



2018 Local Book Authors Book Fair

April 27th from 10 am -3 pm The Sonora Writers Group and The Tuolumne County Library will host  The Local Authors Book Fair in the Sonora Branch Library on Greenley Road, Sonora CA The event is free and open to the public. There will be more 20 authors present .

Local Authors gather for Sonora Writers Group Book Fair
Jill Leach-Klajic and BJ Hanson Local Authors
Modesto Vendor Fair March, 2018 
My first vendor fair alone for ,"With Dignity," by Jill Leach-Klajic 
Jill Leach-Klajic will read from her novel With Dignity and lead a book discussion July 30th 2018 from 6:00 -7:30 PM at the Sierra Cellars Wine Tasting Room 22964Meadow Lane Twain Harte CA The public is invited to participate. 
  Event Schedule 2019
Art Walk 2nd Sat. of each month in Sonora Tuolumne County Arts,160 Washington Street Sonora CA
Here's the Scoop Books and Gifts 18178 Main Street, Jamestown CA, Hosts book signings 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month. Books are available for sale very weekend.
Saturday, April 27th A Hullabaloo, Inner Sanctum Wine Tasting 22004 Parrott's Ferry Rd. Columbia, 10-4 pm  
Sunday, April 28th, Peddlers Fair, Knights Ferry State Park, Knights Ferry, CA, 8-4 pm
Tuesday, April 30th, Tuolumne County Women's Nets Work
Business Expo, Opera Hall. Washington Street, Sonora CA, 5-7 pm
Past Events
Book Signing and discussion on July 30th at the Sierra Cellars in Twain Harte July 30th 6:00 - 7:30 pm  
August 3rd. First Friday, Jamestown Community Center, Vendor Fair 3PM - 7:30 pm
August 11th. 2nd Saturday Street in Sonora CA from 5 -8 pm
August 24th & 29th
Reading on Board Celebrity Cruise ship, Main Library Ireland.
Matt Peller and Wendy Ledger presenting their latest novels at the Wild Rose in Jamestown CA 
  Announcing Book Release of
      "I Want to Kill My Wife" 
Launch YouTube Channel the "Sonora Writers Group" has its own YouTube Channel. Check us out, you can get a sample of all our wonderful  books. Below Jill is interviewing Shelley Muniz and her latest novel.

                  Mark Your Calendars

Book Signing with Three Sonora Authors, March 2, 2018, 5:30 -8:00pm The Wild Rose on Main Street in Jamestown. Sandy Lee, Shelley Munoz and Stacey Soares #Sonorawritergroup.

Sonora Writers Group Introduces Novelists

Coming September 29th Three Local Authors will hold their Meet & Greet at the Wild Rose in Jamestown CA from 5:00 -7:30 PM. The authors will read form their novels answer questions and autogrphcopies of their books.

With Dingityby Jill Leach-Klajic

Summer Cowboy by JoDeEds

Sheep Walkers Daughter by Sydney Avey

                     Jo DeEds
                             Jill Leach-Klajic                                                                          Sydney Avey
Sonora Writers Group Co-Sponsors Tea Party with Here's the Scoop Books and Gifts  May 4th 2019 in Jamestown, CA from 11 until 3 pm. 











                   Dana Gioia California Poet Laureate

What A talented charming man Dana Gioia, our Poet Laureate for California.  He spoke in Angels Camp today, presented by the Manzanita Writers Press.
AND, if you missed the Sonora Writers Group Seminar this morning with Sydney Avey as our presenter .. you missed a real opportunity to pick up many great tips and ideas for maneuvering through the maze of Social Media.  Lucky for all, she is considering doing a follow up session in late Sept. or early October.
with Denella Kimura, Sydney Matheson Avey & Jill Leach-Klajic

All packed and ready to go to the Twain Harte Arts and Wine Festival July 22-23rd 2017 (10:00-5:00 PM



Sonora Writers Group Authors Present at Fair

Come Out and visit the Sonora Writers Group  at the Tuolumne Mother Lode Fair July 7, 8 and 9th. 2017

Books will be available from some of the best Authors that the Motherlode Country has to offer.

right: Authors Lorance Harwood, Jill Leach-

Klajic and Terry Fuller

Come join me at the Twain Harte Arts and Wine Festival this Saturday and Sunday July 22 & 23rd.  from 10AM-5PM   I will be there with my novel "With Dignity", by Jill Leach-Klajic and my sisters novel "Common Thread Uncommon Women", by Marylin Hayes-Martin

Jill Leach-Klajic , With Dignity , Jo De Eds, Summer Cowboy and Sydney Avey , Sheep Walkers Daughter Book Release at the Wild Rose, Jamestown CA.
 A few of the fun vendor fairs this year 2018 .. Sporting my new brand of Pink  to catch the eye for my first novel " With Dignity", by Author Jill Leach-Klajic.


For any media inquiries, please contact agent Daniel R Ryan

Tel: 209-541-7440 |  website , FB Sonora Writers Group and Writing With Dignity

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