About Crissi Langwell

Blended family mom to three teens, author of a bunch of books, and owner of the kind of dog only a mom would love. Visit her author website at crissilangwell.com.

Tim Jollymore debuts “The Advent of Elizabeth” this Sunday

Bay Area writer Tim Jollymore will debut his third novel, “The Advent of Elizabeth,” at Copperfield's in Montgomery Village, Saturday, June 5.

By | June 1st, 2016|0 Comments

8 books your mom will love on Mother’s Day

What better way to show your mom how much you appreciate her than with the perfect book? Here are 8 books your mom will love.

By | April 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Book lovers unite for Independent Bookstore Day

This Saturday, April 30, 400 bookstores across the US are taking part in this year’s Independent Bookstore Day.

By | April 25th, 2016|0 Comments

A tale of two Mendocino County logging towns

Author Kathleen M. Nevin shares the story of logging history in Mendocino County in “Newport and Kibesillah — A Tale of Two Mendocino County Coastal Logging Towns.” The book details the history of Newport and Kibesillah, two towns nestled between Fort Bragg and Westport, and the lives of the residents [...]

By | April 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Set in Santa Rosa, “The Drake Equation” to release in May

Author Bart King, a Sonoma County native, is gearing up to for the release of his debut novel, “The Drake Equation.” Published by Disney Hyperion, this middle grade novel is set in a fictionalized version of Santa Rosa, bearing resemblance to King’s hometown of Sebastopol. The story follows Noah Grow, [...]

By | April 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Children’s book series finds magic in old socks

Jarod and Tommy’s story continues in "Vessel of Safety: Book Six," when the teens must fight to protect a ring that can control the demons of the world.

By | April 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Reverend Billy to present book, “The Earth Wants You,” in Sebastopol

On Monday, April 25, Many Rivers Books and Tea in Sebastopol welcomes legendary performance artists and eco/anti-consumerism activist Reverend Billy to present his new book, “The Earth Wants YOU.”

By | March 28th, 2016|0 Comments

“Luminarias” series presents poet Gary Soto on April 14

On Thursday, April 14, Gary Soto, renowned poet and author, will present his new book, "You Kiss by th’Book: New Poems from Shakespeare’s Line," at SHED in Healdsburg.

By | March 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Graton author J.B. Grant shares coming-of-age story in 1950s coastal South Carolina

J.B. Grant, an author from Graton, recently released the 2nd edition of his second novel, “Summer Squall on the Grand Strand.” The story follows 12-year-old Jim Harbison in the 1950s in coastal South Carolina. The region is on the verge of a significant change, as is Jim and the community [...]

By | March 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Robert Digitale to present latest novel, ‘Blaze & Skyfire’

On Sunday, April 3, Robert Digitale, a staff writer for the Press Democrat, will be at Copperfield's Books in Santa Rosa's Montgomery Village from 1:30-3:30 p.m. to sign copies of his new fantasy novel, "Blaze & Skyfire." A followup to Digtale's debut novel, "Horse Stalker," the saga continues in Book [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|0 Comments