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Signed copies of My Call to the Ring are now available at Garden District Book Shop in New Orleans. If you can’t drop by the store, click on the link to order online.

March 1, 2013: Please join Deirdre Gogarty and me for a book event from 6-8 p.m. at Garden District Book Shop in New Orleans.

December 16, 2012: Cheekay Brandon published an in-depth and lovely review in Click here to read Deirdre Gogarty’s Call to the Ring.

December 14, 2012: Shelf Awareness described My Call to the Ring as “absolutely captivating.” To read the full review, click here.

December 1, 2012: Signed copies of My Call to the Ring are available at Books Along the Teche in New Iberia, Louisiana.

November 1, 2012: The Los Angeles Review published a review of My Call to the Ring. Click here and scroll down to read Joe Ponepinto’s piece.

November 1, 2012: Dan McDonald published an interview with Deirdre (and me) in the Independent. Click here to read “The Right Combination.”

For a summary of our Book Tour in Ireland, click here to view photos of people and places in the memoir. I left a few days before Deirdre, so I missed her workout with Olympic gold medalist Katie Taylor and her meeting with Mike Tyson.

September 26, 2012: Deirdre and I are headed to Dublin for an Unconventional Book Tour around Ireland at boxing events. Seems fitting for a gal who has spent her life defying convention and recently married in a boxing ring—bride in the blue corner, groom in the red.

September 9, 2012: It’s launch day and time to party. Join me and Deirdre Gogarty at Hilton Lafayette for refreshments as we sign copies of My Call to the Ring from 1-4pm and celebrate the book’s #1 spot on Amazon’s boxing best-seller list:

August 19, 2012: Article on Deirdre Gogarty in the Daily Mail’s Sunday edition: Click here to read.

August 14, 2012: Listen to Deirdre Gogarty’s interview on RTE Radio 

August 12, 2012: Wonderful article about Deirdre Gogarty in London’s The Sunday Times.

August 9, 2012: Deirdre Gogarty Interview on Ireland’s LMFM Radio:

August 8, 2012: My Call to the Ring: A Memoir of A Girl Who Yearns to Box released by Glasnevin Publishing.