​​August 5th, 2017  Diane will be signing books on the square in Fayette Missouri at the Festival of The Arts From 9:00AM - 1:00PM


June 10, 2017 Diane will be signing books at

Always Buying Books in Joplin Missouri from 1:00 to 3:00 PM

5357 North Main

Joplin  Mo, 54801 








November 8th 2016  Diane will be speaking at the Aglow meeting

7:00 PM

615 Rankin Mill Lane

Boonville Missouri








October 15th 2016  Diane will be speaking at Harrisburg Baptist Church Harrisburg Missouri 










August 25th 2016 - 7:00 PM  Reading andBook Signing Howard County Public Library 201 S Main, Fayette, Missouri (Reception hosted by Friends of the Howard County Public Library.)


May 7th - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  Book Signing Barnes & Noble Southlake Texas , 1430 Plaza Pl, Southlake, TX 


April 29th - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM  Diane will be signing books and speaking on "Choices, the good, bad and ugly" at Unity Bay Area Church located at 1911 TX3 League City, Texas


April 14th 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM  Book Signing Auburndale Public Library, 100 W Bridgers Ave, Auburndale, FL 33823


Feb 19 - 21, 2016 - Book Signing Ozarks Writers League Conference, Honeysuckle Inn, Branson Missouri


Feb 6th, 2016  9:30 AM - 2:00 PM - Kimberling Area Library 45 Kimberling Boulevard, Kimberling City Missouri  Diane will be speaking on "The Significance Of The Choices Along Our Path" and signing copies of her book "Pathways Of The Heart." 


November 21st, 2015 - Book Signing Ozarks Writers League Conference, Honeysuckle Inn, Branson Missouri


November 14th, 2015 - "Local Authors Open House" Daniel Boone regional library Columbia Missouri 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM Meet Diane at book signing !


October 26th - Deer Hawk Publications  releases "Pathways of The Heart" by Diane Yates, available on Amazon in printand kindleversions 


August 22, 2015 - Ozarks Writers League Conference- "The Power of the Pen" workshop taught by Diane Yates.


March 2015 - Deer Hawk Publications acquires "All That Matters," the sequel to "Pathways of The Heart," with a release date of April 2016.


August 15th and 16th 2014 - Ozark Writers League Conference and book signing Branson, Mo 


April 2014 - Deer Hawk Publications  acquires "Pathways of The Heart" by Diane Yates, release date November 2015.


April 25th 2013 - Diane will be speaking at the meeting of the Friends Of The Howard County Library at the First Christian Church in Fayette , Mo at 7:00 PM


May 25th 2012 - Diane will be reading at the Mountain Grove library at 2:00 PM


May 23rd 2012 - Diane will be speaking at 7pm at Hopewell Baptist Church in Mountain Grove, Missouri. The church is located on Highway 38 east of Highway 95.


March 28th 2012 - Diane will be teaching a seven week course on "Writing Your Spiritual Autobiography" based on the book "Spiritual Autobiography" by Richard Peace at Faith Family Church, Fayette Missouri



If you would like to schedule a speaking engagement, a reading and Q&A, or a book signing please fill out the form on the contact page, or email Diane at: diane@dianeyates.com

October 14th, 2017 Author Day Openhouse St. Charles City-County Library 427 Spencer Road St Peters Mo 10:am - 2:00PM

Represented by Jeanie Loiacono

Loiacono Literary Agency

September 16th, 2017 Book signing at the Bella Vista Library 11 Dickens Place, Bella Vista Arkansas From 10:00AM - 1:00PM Local authors showcase.


Diane Yates

Author and Speaker