2019 — Upcoming Events and Current News:

Oct. 16, 7PM EST: YouTube “Classically Cozy” conversation on BOOKS ARE MY HART channel — Channel

Nov. 13, 5-7PM EST: Author visit with Kernersville Library Writers’ Group, Kernersville, NC  Branch of the Forsyth County Public Library


Previous Events and News:


Sept. 7, 3PM: Alleghany Writers Event — “1st Saturdays: Writers on Main.” Horizon Bistro, 38 S. Main St., Sparta, NC  Alleghany Writers Website

June 22, 8:30AM – 5PM: Author panel and other events, Mystery in the Midlands Conf. sponsored by the Southeastern Chapter of the Mystery Writers of America, Columbia, SC. 

June 8, 11AM to 1PM: Author presentation at Wilkes County Public Library, 11-12 for presentation, signing from 12 to 1. North Wilkesboro, NC. 

May 8, 5-7PM: Author presentation and Q &A at the Kernersville branch of the Forsyth County Public Library, Kernersville, NC. 

May 3-5: Malice Domestic Conference, Bethesda, MD.  On Panel: “Book ‘Em: Book-loving Sleuths” on Sun., May 5th at 9AM. Followed by a signing.

April 27, 2PM:  Book talk and writing seminar, Lovettsville Branch Library, Lovettsville, VA.

Feb. 13, 8PM EST: Online Interview and Q & A with Cozy Mystery Book Club on YouTube.  LINK

Feb. 12: PAST DUE FOR MURDER releases, hardback and eBook editions.

Feb. 7 & 8: Sleuthing Women Author Group online Scavenger Hunt.

Jan. 8: SHELVED UNDER MURDER releases in paperback edition.


Dec. 1 — “Sleigh Ride Hop” — Participant in multiple cozy mystery author FaceBook Hop

Nov. 2, 10AM to 9PM EST: “HallowThankMas” — participant in cozy mystery FaceBook party (with other cozy authors).

October 20, 6PM: Wake Forest Lit Fest: Author “Speed-Dating Dinner” event. Renaissance Center, Wake Forest, NC.

August 22, 7PM: Author participant, 4 on 4th Book Reading & Discussion, Bookmarks — 634 W. 4th Street, #110, Winston-Salem, NC 27101 

July 29, 2PM: Book Talk and signing, Lovettsville Historical Society and Museum, Lovettsville, VA 

July 21, 1PM – 2PM: Author event celebrating SHELVED UNDER MURDER at Page 158 books, Wake Forest, NC. Presentation & signing. 

July 10: SHELVED UNDER MURDER releases. (Hardback, eBook, and audiobook).

June 12: Paperback edition of A MURDER FOR THE BOOKS published.

June 7: Announced —  Sony Pictures Television has optioned A MURDER FOR THE BOOKS and SHELVED UNDER MURDER.

July 9 – July 20 — Virtual Blog Tour for SHELVED UNDER MURDER, via Great Escapes: https://www.escapewithdollycas.com/great-escapes-virtual-book-tours/upcoming-great-escapes-book-tours/shelved-under-murder-a-blue-ridge-library-mystery-by-victoria-gilbert/

April 27-29: Malice Domestic 30 (Conference) Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, Bethesda, Md. *Sat., April 28th, 2-2:50PM: On Panel — Bookish Sleuths *Sat., April 28th, 3- 3:50PM: Book Signing 

April 17: Audiobook of A MURDER FOR THE BOOKS released by Tantor Media

March 18, 2PM to 4PM — Writing the Query Letter — presentation sponsored by “Murder We Write,” local Sisters in Crime chapter, at High Point Library, High Point, NC 

FEB. 11, 2PM to 5PM: A Movable Feast — sponsored by Bookmarks, Winston-Salem, NC.



DEC. 17, 2PM to 4PM: A MURDER FOR THE BOOKS — Book Signing at Page 158 Books, Wake Forest, NC.

DEC. 16, 1PM to 3PM: A MURDER FOR THE BOOKS — Book Signing at Barnes & Noble Triangle Center, Raleigh, NC.

DEC. 12 at 7PM: A MURDER FOR THE BOOKS — Book Release Event at Scuppernong Books and Wine, Greensboro, NC.

Sept. 17: Panel Member for Sisters In Crime 30th Anniversary Celebration at High Point Library, High Point, NC. (Sponsored by High Point Library and Murder We Write).

Sept. 9: Appearance at Bookmarks Festival (Murder We Write — local Sisters in Crime chapter — booth). Winston-Salem, NC.