HOUR OF THE RAT launches on June 18th, which is starting to feel…soon. Very soon.
Here are some events I’ll be doing in support of the release…I’ll be updating this page as new events are added. Details also on calendar to the right. Or will be. I’m getting there…
JUNE 6: Quiet Lightning, Neighborhood Heroes Edition, (RSVP HERE), at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, featuring Jane Smiley, Glen David Gold, Lisa Brackmann, Michael David Lukas, Susan Steinberg, Kevin Killian, Joseph Lease, Tom Comitta, Karen Penley, Chris Peck. 6:30 PM!
JUNE 15: Sisters in Crime Angeles Speakers Bureau Event: Lisa Brackmann, Naomi Hirahara, and Jeri Westerson will speak about writing novels set in international locales, 2:00 p.m. at the Santa Monica Public Library’s Ocean Park Branch, 2601 Main Street, Santa Monica.
JUNE 18: HOUR OF THE RAT OFFICIAL LAUNCH! Mysterious Galaxy Redondo, 2810 Artesia Blvd., Redondo Beach, CA 90278 ~ 310-542-6000, 7:30 PM! (I am pretty sure there will be wine and cupcakes. And there’s plenty of parking!)
JUNE 22: Mysterious Galaxy San Diego, 7051 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., Suite #302, San Diego, CA 92111 ~ 858-268-4747, 2 PM, with author Richard Lange!
JUNE 22: Mystery Ink, 8907 Warner Avenue, #135, Huntington Beach, CA (714) 960-4000, 2 PM, with Author/friend Tim Hallinan!
JUNE 23: Book ‘Em, 1118 Mission St., South Pasadena, CA 91030 626-799-9600 1-800-4BOOKEM, 2 PM!
JUNE 24: Joint appearance with debut author Ramsey Hootman at A Great Good Place for Books, 6120 La Salle Ave, Oakland, CA 94611, (510) 339-8210
JULY 14: Sisters in Crime Los Angeles July Meeting, I am a featured reader, MEET-AND-GREET: 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., PROGRAM: 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., South Pasadena Library located at 1115 El Centro Street, South Pasadena CA
JULY 14: Noir at the Bar, Mandrake, 2692 S La Cienega Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90034, Los Angeles CA, 8 PM — not confirmed yet, but this is one of my favorite events to participate in and to attend, so I’m hoping!