Aging, Acting, Marrying & Other Things I Learned The Hard Way
by Diahann Carroll

Diahann's new memoir was published by Harper Collins/Amistad in Oct. of 2008.  In September, 2009 the paperback book will be released.  Coinciding with the release, will be a book signing tour and media tour.  Below are the latest book signing appearances, as more are added we will post them here.  To ensure that you don't miss out on seeing Diahann at your local bookstore, take a moment now to visit our Contact page and sign-up for email updates from

October 1, 2008, 7:00 P.M.
Barnes & Noble
Lincoln Triangle
1972 Broadway
New York, NY 10023

October 2, 2008, 7:00 P.M.
Bookends Books
232 E. Ridgewood Ave.
Ridgewood, NJ 07450

October 7, 2008, 7:00 P.M.
Borders Books & Music
1360 Westwood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90024

Oct. 13, 2008, 7:00 P.M.
Book Soup
8818 W Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90069-2125
Phone: (310) 659-3110

Oct. 21, 2008 7:30 P.M to 8:30 P.M.
Night at The Village
Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center
300 East Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90802
Phone Number: (562) 436-3661

Oct. 25, 2008 12:00 noon to 12:45 P.M.
Ronald Reagan Library
Simi Valley, California
Lecture Engagement

April 25, 2009
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
Panel and book signing

July 13 - July 15, 2009
The Oracle Group Announces The NAACP Centennial Author Pavilion Themed '100 Years, 100 Authors' in New York City
The 2009 Centennial Author Pavilion will feature about 100 award-winning authors and poets in meet and greet sessions featuring author subjects ranging from history, biography, mysteries and thrillers, and books for families and young people.
Diahann is scheduled for the following:
July 13 at 1pm for the Grand Opening, followed by a book signing from 2-4pm.
The event is free and open to the public, and will take place at  the New York Hilton Hotel, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York, United States 10019.
For more information, please visit them online at

Oct. 1, 2009
The Junior League of Dayton will kick off its 2009-10 Town Hall Lecture Series on Oct. 1.
“These lectures are brought to our patrons to educate, enlighten and entertain, while the purchase of the ticket goes directly to funding our community projects,” said Peg Birkemeyer, co-chair of the event.
Ticket Center Stage
138 North Main Street
Dayton, OH 45402
For more information, please visit them online at


Below are two clips from Good Day LA Feb. 18, 2009  

Watch for Diahann on the following TV shows:

Sept. 29, 2008
Good Morning, America with Robin Roberts
Watch a clip:

Oct. 1, 2008
The View

Oct. 2, 2008
Fox and Friends

Oct. 6, 2008
KTLA Morning News

Oct. 7, 2008
Tavis Smiley
Watch a clip

Feb. 18, 2009
Good Day LA (watch two clips above)

March 16, 2009
CNN Interview

May 13, 2009
Bonnie Hunt Show


July 10, 2009
Tavis Smiley Show
KCET 7pm
Guests: Dr. Olufunmilayo Olopade (University of Chicago Medical Center); Diahann Carroll and television writer Jessica Queller

Watch for Diahann in print:

Essence Magazine Interview Cover Story
on newsstands Oct. 1, 2008

 Long Island Magazine Cover Story
on newsstands Oct. 1, 2008

NPR Interview
All Things Considered / Michelle Norris Interview
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