I encourage you to buy local, but if for some reason you can’t or prefer not to, Hell and High Water is now available for pre-order on Amazon.com at this link.
For you digital fiends, I’ve been told that an ebook will not be available until the winter.
Rock ‘n’ Bowl proprietor John Blancher has again graciously extended the hospitality of his iconic venue to those who loved the daily Times-Picayune by agreeing to host my launch party on Friday, Oct. 18, 5-7 PM CDT. Come out, raise a glass, have a bite to eat and buy a book!
Hope to see you then!
Please join me Thursday, Oct. 17 at 6 PM CDT at Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St. (corner of Laurel), for a presentation and signing of Hell and High Water.
For more information, click this link or call 504-899-READ (7323).
My current home of Las Vegas is having its own newspaper woes with the internal squabbling within one of the region’s wealthiest families, putting its #2 newspaper in peril. I joined a panel of Las Vegans and media industry experts to talk about the role of the daily newspaper in the civic common and what it may mean for Sin City if it becomes a one newspaper town.
You may listen to an archive of the broadcast, which aired Aug. 23, at this link.