Deidre Hall and Kristian Alfonso of 'Days of our Lives' Join Cast Members and Authors for Book Trilogy Tour at Chicago's Flower & Garden Show

Actors Peter Reckell, Shawn Christian, and Molly Burnett Join Authors Greg Meng, Eddie Campbell, Sheri Anderson and the Legendary Deidre Hall

Mar 03, 2011, 20:00 ET from Days of our Lives

CHICAGO, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC's daytime drama "Days of our Lives" will make a stop at Chicago's Flower & Garden Show on a multi-city tour promoting the glossy photo companion book, Days of our Lives 45 Years: A Celebration in Photos, along with its authors Greg Meng and Eddie Campbell. In addition, A Secret in Salem author and former "Days" head writer Sheri Anderson will be on hand with former star and author Deidre Hall as she promotes her book, "Deidre Hall's Kitchen Closeup." Stars Peter Reckell ("Bo"), Molly Burnett ("Melanie"), and Shawn Christian ("Daniel") will join Kristian Alfonso ("Hope") as she presents her jewelry line, Hope Faith Miracles.

Days of our Lives 45 Years: A Celebration in Photos is a rare glimpse of over 500 behind the scenes photographs of one of America's most beloved television shows. Using never-before-seen images of cast, crew, sets, and styling, the proverbial "4th wall" is broken for an extraordinary look inside the studio and into the lives of the stars of the longest-running scripted program in NBC's history.

Next stops on the tour include Atlanta on March 21st and New Orleans on March 24th. Check for details.

Independent publisher Sourcebooks, in conjunction with Corday Productions, Inc. and Sony Pictures Consumer Products, released Days of our Lives 45 Years: A Celebration in Photos (ISBN: 9781402243493; NOVEMBER 8, 2010; $29.99 U.S./$35.99 CAN/19.99 pounds Sterling; Television; Hardcover) by Greg Meng and Eddie Campbell to coincide with the daytime drama's 45th anniversary year.

SOURCE Days of our Lives