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 Zoom, Skype, or other means. For info, details, and potential topics, contact him at [email protected].


November 2022
November 17, 2022

Author and ham radio operator Don Keith (amateur radio callsign N4KC) will be the guest speaker at a meeting of the Holmesburg Amateur Radio Club in Philadelphia, PA. The event will be via Zoom for the club's meeting on Thursday, November 11, 2022, at 8 PM EST. 

The subject of the presentation will be how to not only attract interested newcomers to the hobby of ham radio but also how to assure they get the most from the pastime and help attract even more participants. For more on the Holmesburg Amateur Radio Club, click HERE.

The presentation is based on Don Keith's book GET ON THE AIR...NOW! GETTING THE MOST FROM AMATEUR RADIO. For more on that and other ham radio books by prolific author Keith, click HERE.

Don Keith is the author of more than 39 books on a wide range of subjects, fiction, non-fiction and biography. Several have been national bestsellers, and his submarine/Navy SEAL thriller HUNTER KILLER, co-written with George Wallace, was the basis of the major motion picture starring Gerard Butler and Gary Oldman.

November 11, 2022

Don Keith's co-author, David Rocco, will do a special Veterans Day presentation on one of WWII's most heroic figures, aircraft carrier skipper Dixie Kiefer. The program will take place Friday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m., and although there is no charge, reservations are recommended, as seating is always limited for these popular presentations. Call 518-585-7868 or email [email protected] for more information. The Ticonderoga Historical Society is located at the John Hancock House at 6 Moses Circle in Ticonderoga, New York.

Don Keith and David Rocco authored the book THE INDESTRUCTIBLE MAN about this naval aviation pioneer. Kiefer was executive officer on USS YORKTOWN at both the Battle of the Coral Sea and Midway, and was skipper of the carrier USS TICONDEROGA when she was a victim of attacks by two Japanese kamikaze aircraft.

For more on Rocco's presentation, click HERE.

To learn more about Dixie Kiefer and the book THE INDESTRUCTIBLE MAN, click HERE.

August 2022
Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Best-selling author and amateur radio operator Don Keith N4KC to speak to New Hampshire ham radio club. Don will be addressing the White Mountain Amateur Radio Club in Conway, New Hampshire. His topic will be how active ham radio operators and clubs can attract more people to the hobby and get them actively involved once they receive a license from the FCC.

In addition to his best-selling and award-winning books, Don Keith has written four books about the hobby of amateur radio, which are available wherever books are sold.

August 20-21, 2022

Don Keith N4KC to exhibit amateur radio books at Huntsville, Alabama, Hamfest. Keith is an award-winning and bestselling author with fiction and non-fiction books published on a variety of subjects. But he is also a long-time and active ham radio operator and has written four books on the hobby, primarily aimed at those with an interest in joining the ranks. 

Keith will be attending one of the country's largest get-togethers for ham radio enthusiasts, the Huntsville Hamfest, at Von Braun Civic Center in Huntsville, Alabama, on August 20 and 21, selling and signing his amateur radio works as well as books in other genre. CLICK HERE to learn more about the event.

To see more about Don Keith's amateur radio books, CLICK HERE.

April 2022
April 19, 2022

Dogwood Prayer Breakfast, Vestavia Hills, Alabama 7:00 AM Vestavia Country Club. Don will introduce the speaker for the event, Steve Skipper -- Tickets are sold out

January 2022
January 25, 2022

The German edition of the best-selling submarine/Navy SEAL thriller DANGEROUS GROUNDS by George Wallace and Don Keith, Gefährliche Gewässer, has been released in Germany. It becomes the second novel in the authors' HUNTER KILLER SERIES to be published in a German-language edition. Die Letzte Fahrt was released in May of 2021 and continues to have more than 80% 4- and 5-star customer ratings on the German-language Amazon website.

Gefährliche Gewässer is set in the politically dangerous waters of Southeast Asia. A terrorist plot to threatens to annihilate millions around the world, but begins with the acquisition of two nuclear weapons and the theft of an American nuclear submarine. 


September 2021
September 21, 2021

Don Keith's co-author, David Rocco, will be giving a presentation on Commodore Dixie Kiefer, the subject of our book, THE INDESTRUCTIBLE MAN, via the Coronado Public Library in Coronado, California The event is Tuesday, September 21, at 11 AM PDST. Since it is a Zoom presentation, pre-registration is required. Visit the link below to sign up.

For more on this remarkable story, click HERE.

To learn more about David's informative and entertaining presentation, and to register for the Zoom event, click HERE


September 7, 2021, 7 PM EDST

Don Keith N4KC to speak to Boca Raton, Florida, Amateur Radio Association. Keith will discuss with the club his article and book chapter dealing with ham radio antennas.

For more on amateur radio books by bestselling author Don Keith, visit HERE.

For more on the Boca Raton Amateur Radio Association, visit HERE.

For more on the hobby of ham radio, visit HERE.


August 2021
August 29 - September 3, 2021

United States Submarine Veterans Convention, Orlando, Florida. Best-selling submarine authors Don Keith and CDR (ret.) George Wallace will be in attendance at the annual convention for sub vets. Wallace and Keith will be signing copies of their Hunter Killer Series books as well as other titles by the pair. George will have copies of his book, Operation Golden Dawn. Don will have copies of his non-fiction WWII submarine books as well as The Ice Diaries, the story of USS Nautilus and her historic trip to the North Pole in 1958, co-authored with the late Captain (ret.) William Anderson, the man who took her there.

The authors will be in the vendor area at the convention, at the Panzacola Room, Rosen Shingle Creek Resort on International Boulevard, Orlando. 

For more information about the convention, visit HERE.

August 21 and 22, 2021

Amateur radio and best-selling author Don Keith N4KC will be attending and manning a table at the annual Huntsville, Alabama, Hamfest. The event was not held in 2020 due to the Corona virus pandemic. The even is one of the largest gatherings of ham radio enthusiasts in the country. It will be held at the Von Braun Center in downtown Huntsville on Saturday and Sunday. 

Don Keith will have a table there to meet readers and sign copies of his four amateur radio books as well as other selected titles he has authored. He will be at table 44 in the main convention hall. For more on ham radio books by Don Keith N4KC, click HERE.

For more on the Huntsville Hamfest, click HERE.

For more information about the hobby of amateur radio, click HERE.