Category Archives: book readings

THREE BOOK READINGS NEXT WEEK FOR A SLEUTH IN SAUSALITO

Book readings/signings are the backbone of sales for authors like myself who do little to promote themselves on social media. Tomorrow, Saturday, I will be doing a reading for the Novato Chapter of AAUW. It is open to the public. … Continue reading

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What’s for Breakfast?

The last place I read on my trip to Michigan was my traveling partner’s brother’s restaurant. Mike’s café is in the small town of Dimondale, near Lansing. I hesitated when asked, because it’s a lively place, and I could imagine … Continue reading

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WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP

Today I’d like to write about strong women. One of the reasons I was attracted to the story of the 1913 Copper Miners’ Strike, was the part that real women played in it. Big Annie is finally getting her due. … Continue reading

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A GREAT TRIP TO MICHIGAN!

THE TRIP TO MICHIGAN WAS GREAT! I OUTSOLD MY BOOKS (again, even though I ordered three times as many!) The people were delightful, so very friendly and helpful. I was given honey from someone who keeps bees, thimbleberry jam—the fruit … Continue reading

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WE’RE ON OUR WAY!

AUGUST 11, 2013 TODAY WE ARE LEAVING MUNISING ON OUR WAY TO HOUGHTON. IT WILL BE NICE TO STOP DRIVING, AFTER THREE DAYS. But we’ve seen some beautiful scenery. Tomorrow morning I will be at the Hancock Farmers’ Market, signing … Continue reading

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OFF ON MY BOOK TOUR!

<The days number down as I prepare for my trip to Michigan to promote my new book DRIVEN TO RAGE. If you’ve been following my blog you know it’s about the miners’ strike in 1913, and the Upper Peninsula—particularly Keweenaw … Continue reading

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DRIVEN TO RAGE AVAILABLE!

GOOD NEWS FOR DRIVEN TO RAGE! Finally, after a plethora of technical difficulties with my template, my book is up and available for purchase! Yea! I am very excited about this. If you’re in the Bay Area, the Left Coast … Continue reading

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