Lisa King’s Vulture au Vin, sequel to her debut mystery Death in a Wine Dark Sea, which introduced lusty wine journalist and sleuth extraordinaire Jean Applequist, also to Permanent Press.

Actress, voice-over artist and blogger Tonilyn Hornung’s sassy and relationship-affirming essay collection about life in the marriage trenches, How to Raise a Husband, to Conari Press.

The last installment in the America Libre trilogy, Raul Ramos y SanchezPancho Land, to David Scott Publishers.

French rights to Second Hand by The Leisure Seeker author Michael Zadoorian sold to Fleuve Noir by Agence Eliane Benisti, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and van Haitsma Literary.


September 20-22, Southern California Writers’ Conference (Los Angeles)

November 1-3, La Jolla Writers Conference

COOL SERVICES & STUFF, courtesy of Friends and Colleagues:

CinCin Wine Charms ~ Tara Gasparian Jewelry ~ Flying Goat Cellars

Theresa Vandenberg Donche ~ UCSD Department of Music

San Diego Writers, Ink