The King’s English Bookshop

I am thrilled that the King’s English Bookshop in Salt Lake City is carrying Vice Report. It’s an old-school bookstore full of nooks and crannies to hang out in, an enormous children’s section, and a terrific mystery section, which now contains five copies of Vice Report. If you are in Salt Lake City, stop by,…

All that talk of Donuts…

    Social media was full of donuts for a few days. It was fun. I want more of that. More donuts, please! In a desperate attempt to keep the donuts coming, here is a donut-sized excerpt from Vice Report: “They are standing outside their hybrid cruiser when I pull up, laughing and eating donuts….

Sunday in Santa Barbara

My book tour is taking a small digression onto college campuses this weekend. UC Santa Barbara. Beautiful. I could dive in that. My son said, “You can visit but don’t show up at my dorm room with a full dive kit at 6am asking, ‘Ready to go SCUBA diving?’ That doesn’t even sound like something…

Book tours aren’t only about book stores

I maybe be on a book tour. But books like wine, right? Mine certainly does. In fact, I am very fond of these Santa Cruz Mountain Vineyard wines. The wines are delicious and affordable. And the people who run this place are awesome! I brought several bottles home. A fair exchange. Books for wine.