Cool news from the producer of the steampunk movie I’m novelizing even as I speak. He has cast the arch-villain for the movie—a true piece of nasty work named Benton Cross. Cross will be played by veteran British actor Peter Woodward. If that name sounds[…]
So, we drove four hours down to Bakersfield Friday night (November 15) for the Western Bands Association State Marching Band Championships. Our daughter, Amanda, is a member of the Oak Grove High School Marching Band. She plays bass drum in the OG battery, as you[…]
I just wanted to say a heartfelt “huzzah!” in appreciation for everyone who helped make my debut book event at the Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology completely wonderful. You can see from the “featured photo” that my daughters, Kris and Amanda (aka Bunny and Panda)[…]
As part of my blog tour, Sandra Lopez posted a teaser for the novel on her blog site. For anyone who wants a taste of the adventure in THE ANTIQUITIES HUNTER, you can find it here, at Sandra’s Book Club.
Shelving THE ANTIQUITIES HUNTER under “action adventure/thriller,” the Grumpy Book Reviewer (aka, Maria Logan Montgomery) gives Gina Miyoko’s debut a great review. Some not-so-grumpy excerpts: “I thoroughly enjoyed this enthralling mystery, in fact, I was hooked on page one, and quickly found myself engrossed in[…]
The second celebration of my debut mystery/crime novel will be at Borderlands Books on Sunday, October 28 at 1:00 PM. Yes, there will be acoustic music, and a reading and if you want to ask me questions about any of my books or our music[…]
A while back there was this meme-thingie on the Interwebs in which you tagged someone and asked them to tell 16 random things about themselves. I published my list here about four years back, came across it today and thought I’d update it. So, here[…]
For those of you who missed the interview at Book View Cafe, October 9, Deborah J. Ross will interview me on her blog spot. I will also have a guest blog at a later date. The subject will be either serendipitous events in fiction (aka, deus[…]
Elizabeth Spann Craig, author of a popular series of cozy mysteries, will feature my guest blog on “Research and (Plot) Development” on her also cozy website.
Sandra Lopez featured a review of the book and an ANTIQUITIES HUNTER teaser on her Sandra’s Book Club review site!