Pleasant trip and event at Collected Works in Santa Fe, now celebrating its 40th anniversary there
Invited to read and sign at Collected Works, a revered Santa Fe bookstore and coffee house for more than 40 years , on June 11. Looking forward to visiting again in one of America’s most interesting cities.
Thanks to being selected as a general fiction finalist in Foreword Reviews’ national competition for “Best of 2017”, the novel will be represented world wide in 2018. The Americian Library Association annual Trade Show along with the New York Rights Fair are on the list, along with the Frankfurt (Germany) Book Fair and the Beijing … Continued
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Enjoyed being interviewed by an L.A. (Orange County) radio station hostess, Janeane, about the novel. Her show is called “Get the Funk Out” and is well-known. She is very professional and we had an interesting chat. I add the link to this podcast in case you want to listen to 16 minutes of my blather … Continued
MEET… JEFF VILES!
The free hardcover giveaway on goodreads.com https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/enter_choose_address/259585-the-sasquatch-murder had 861 entries and just ended with 10 entrants getting a free book. A second contest for “The Sasquatch Murder (a love story) giveaway will start just after the holiday. Thanks to all who entered. I hope and believe you will enjoy … Continued
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Will be doing a short talk/reading/signing event in Southwest Missouri on September 29 at 2 p.m. Readings can trend to boring if the author goes on too long so I’m thinking of passing out cups of vodka to help the audience drink me smarter.
http://www.columbiatribune.com/entertainmentlife/20170820/jeff-viles Hometown: Aurora, Mo. In Columbia since: Mid-1960s Medium: Fiction; creative nonfiction; journalism Recent work: Viles recently published his first novel, “The Sasquatch Murder: A Love Story,” via Beaver’s Pond Press. Never a dull moment: The road that led to Viles’ first novel had a number of intersections, forks, on- and off-ramps. He came to … Continued