Events and Appearances by Don Keith

Author Don Keith is available for speaking and presentations to groups of all kinds, either in person or via Skype. For info, details, and potential topics, contact him at


August 2019
August 17 and 18, 2019

Don Keith (who is also a licensed and active amateur radio operator with the call sign N4KC) will be attending the annual ham radio hamfest at Huntsville, Alabama, at the Von Braun Civic Center. Don will be there with many of his books available for sale, including his four ham radio books, his World War II nonfiction works, and the latest books in the "Hunter Killer Series" of military thrillers, including the novel that became the film HUNTER KILLER with Gerard Butler and Gary Oldman. Drop by and say hello to Don in booth #40 in the main hall.



June 2019
June 14 and 15, 2019

Helena, Alabama, Hamfest, Friday and Saturday, June 14 and 15, sponsored by Shelby County Amateur Radio Club. Don Keith N4KC will be exhibiting and signing copies of his ham radio books plus other works on World War II, submarines, history, military thrillers, and more. The event will take place at the Helena Community Center, 100 Sports Complex Drive, Helena, Alabama. 

Click HERE to learn more and get directions to the event. 






June 7 and 8, 2019

SECRET CITY FESTIVAL, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Friday and Saturday. Don will be in the booth at the festival of the Smoky Mountain Base-US Submarine Veterans, answering questions and selling and signing books. That includes the latest releases in "The Hunter Killer Series" of submarine thrillers. The sub vets will have much submarine memorabilia and artifacts on display and will be happy to discuss with visitors their own service and the tremendous value of the stealthy deterrence represented by our nuclear navy.

Don Keith will also be the keynote speaker at the annual tolling of the bells ceremony at the festival, honoring the submariners lost in World War II. The event begins at 10 AM on Saturday, June 8..

June 6, 2019

Chattanooga Amateur Radio Club monthly meeting, speaking, books available for purchase. Don Keith N4KC will speak to the group during its regular monthly club meeting, which begins at 7 PM EDST at 2205 Oak Street in Chattanooga. For more info on the location, click HERE.





May 2019
Saturday, May 4, 2019

Don Keith will be attending and exhibiting at the new Black Warrior Hamfest, Northport/Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Located at Echols Middle School, 2701 Echols Avenue, Northport, Alabama, from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. For more info, click HERE.


February 2019
Thursday, February 21, 2019

Book signing, 6:00 PM, Page and Palette Bookstore, 32 South Section Street, Fairhope, Alabama. Don will be signing copies of his book HUNTER KILLER, on which the movie starring Gerard Butler and Gary Oldman was based. Don will also have copies of several of his WWII books to coincide with the celebration nearby of the 75th anniversary of the USS Alabama battleship. The Alabama is a museum ship located across Mobile Bay from Fairhope and will have special events all day on Saturday, February 23.









January 2019
January 25-26, 2019

Capital City Hamfest 2019, Jackson, Mississippi. Jackson Amateur Radio Club's annual hamfest and Mississippi ARRL Convention, Mississippi Trade Mart.  Friday, January 25, 5-8 PM. Saturday, January 26, 8 AM - 3 PM. Don Keith N4KC will be there with his amateur radio books for sale and to be autographed along with an assortment of his non-ham radio titles.









Saturday, January 19, 2019

The Indestructible Man: True Story of World War II Hero Topic of Talk by Don Keith Co-author David Rocco. The true and tragic story of an American Navy hero who survived fierce battles of World War II only to meet his fate just after the war ended in a plane crash on Mount Beacon in Dutchess County will be the topic of a talk on Saturday, January 19th, at 2 p.m., at the Little Red Schoolhouse, 297 Locust Avenue, Cortlandt Manor, New York. Sponsored by the Van Cortlandtville Historical Society, the event is open free to the public. The talk will be delivered by David Rocco, the co-author with Don Keith of the book "The Indestructible Man," which tells the story of Commodore Dixie Kiefer.

After his talk, Mr. Rocco’s book, which he co-authored with award-winning writer Don Keith, will be available for sale and signing. For more info on the event, visit 

















Saturday, January 5, 2019

Blount County Amateur Radio Club Freezefest. 8 AM to 1 PM, Locust Fork High School, Locust Fork, Alabama. Don Keith N4KC will be there with amateur radio books for sale and to autograph copies, as well as other books he has written.

November 2018
November 9, 2018

Don Keith co-author David Rocco, Author Visit, Warner Library, 121 North Broadway, Tarrytown, NY. David will be speaking and answering questions about the book THE INDESTRUCTIBLE MAN, a true WWII story of remarkable bravery and perseverance.