I wrote a review of Mulberry on February 18. If you haven't read it, take a look. This is a terrific book that deserves to be read. I mean, after all, it's on my rec table!
BIG NEWS: Books, Inc. will be opening a new bookstore in Santa Clara this month. It will be located in Santa Clara Square, not far from Levis Stadium. They will have a grand opening later in the month, and I will keep you posted on the exact date.
Jessica Sullinger, of the magazine The Week, tells us why independent bookstores are not only holding their own. They're actually thriving. Take a look: http://theweek.com/…/4-reasons-why-independent-bookstores-a…
And last, and certainly least, the Saratoga Library is running a series of "literary soirees" on Monday nights during the summer. They have book-related trivia and feature local book clubs. Well, they must have been desperate because they asked me to be the interviewee on July 11. This will be my 1st (and most likely last) interview. I'm very excited about it because I get to tell the world (ok, maybe a handful of people) about the RBC.