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Use the form on the right to contact Kara.

For literary inquiries, please reach out to her agent, Kim Perel of Wendy Sherman Associates.

Summit, NJ


Kara Richardson Whitely is an award-winning author & speaker who has presented at Google, Pfizer, Dartmouth, Purdue and more. Her book Gorge was featured on Good Morning America and in the New York Times among dozens of other publications. Her latest book, Weight of Being, was featured on The Today Show.

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Help your team or school Move Mountains and to love where they are and go from there. Kara has presented at conferences, off-sites, corporations including Google, Pfizer, Sanofi and Columbia Sportswear as well as colleges including Dartmouth, Purdue, CU Boulder, Wake Forest and University of Illinois.

If you're interested in booking Kara for an event, please email her at Learn more about her press and presentations here. 



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Solid Body Fitness

  • Solid Body Fitness 123 Stergis Way Dedham, MA, 02026 United States (map)

When: Friday, June 12th 6:30pm-9:30pm Where: Solid Body Fitness in Dedham Admission: Donate a pair of gently used shoes comfortable/athletic shoes for St Francis House in Boston (Men's 10-14 preferred). You can also donate cash at door if you don’t have shoes.


  • Book reading & signing

  • Participate in or cheer on Kara in a

    workout led by the trainers at SBF.

  • Healthy food, drink & apparel vendors For more details & to RSVP please visit Facebook open event titled:
    Evening with Kara Richardson Whitely 

Earlier Event: June 11
REI Hingham, MA
Later Event: June 13
REI Reading, MA