Nov 22, 2021

Author to hold book signing in downtown Great Bend Nov. 30

Posted Nov 22, 2021 8:00 PM
Roxie Yonkey
Roxie Yonkey

Author Roxie Yonkey will be signing her best-selling book 100 Things to Do in Kansas Before You Die at The Heart of America and Miss Pretty Pickles, 1214 Main St., Great Bend, from 3-5 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30. Buy a book at these fine retail stores or ahead of time at

The Great Bend area has several 100 Things. Cheyenne Bottoms is No. 53. MindSculpt Games is No. 98, and Miller’s of Claflin is No. 99. Earlier this year, Yonkey visited Great Bend to sign her first book, Midwest Road Trip Adventures, and since has come to enjoy the people and vibrant business community of Great Bend.

Yonkey has been writing about Kansas for over 30 years. The book 100 Things to Do in Kansas Before You Die is her second book. In 2020, she co-authored the book Midwest Road Trip Adventures. That book includes road trip guides for all 12 Midwest states. Yonkey wrote the Kansas chapter and the Black Hills section of the South Dakota chapter.

Additional signings are scheduled throughout the state. Check the schedule at