Participating Authors 2014

Meet Some Of Northern California’s Most Distinguished Authors

Orville Schell and John Delury
Wealth and Power – China’s Long March to the Twenty-First Century


Jodi Angel
You Only Get Letters From Jail
Lisa Brackmann
Hour of the Rat
Kirstin Chen
Soy Sauce for Beginners
Lydia Crichton
Grains of Truth
Alex Espinoza
The Five Acts of Diego Leon
Anthony Marra
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
Kate Milliken
If I’d Known You Were Coming
Marci Nault
The Lake House
Bich Minh Nguyen
Pioneer Girl
Keenan Norris
Brother and the Dancer
Susan Sherman
The Little Russian
Michael Spurgeon
Let the Water Hold Me Down
Thatcher Robinson
White Ginger


Historical Fiction
Jennifer Laam
The Secret Daughter of the Tsar
Erin Lindsay McCabe
I Shall Be Near To You
Victoria Patterson
The Peerless Four
Amanda Scott
The Warrior’s Bride

Alison Singh Gee
Where the Peacocks Sing: A Prince, A Palace and the Search for Home
Katie Hafner
Mother Daughter Me
Karen Levy
My Father’s Gardens
Victoria Loustalot
This Is How You Say Goodbye: A Daughter’s Memoir
Sara Remington
Paris to Provence: Childhood Memories of Food and France
Nancy Spiller
Compromise Cake: Lessons Learned from My Mother’s Recipe Box

Todd Borg
Tahoe Chase
Allison Brennan
Cold Snap
R. Franklin James
The Fallen Angels Book Club
Cindy Sample
Dying for a Daiquiri
Susan Spann
Claws of the Cat: A Shinobi Mystery


Sasha Abramsky
The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives
Maryellen Burns
Lost Restaurants of Sacramento and Their Recipes
Chris Enss
Love Lessons Learned from the Old West: Wisdom from Wild Women
Joey Garcia
When Your Heart Breaks, It’s Opening to Love
Judith Horstman
The Scientific American Healthy Aging Brain: The Neuroscience of Making the Most of Your Mature Mind
Bob Madgic
The Sacramento: A Transcendent River
Chuck McFadden
Trailblazer: A Biography of Jerry Brown
Adam David Russ
Bloodhound in Blue: The True Tales of Police Dog JJ and His Two-Legged Partner
Hank Shaw
Duck, Duck, Goose: Recipes and Techniques for Cooking Ducks and Geese, both Wild and Domesticated

Marcene Gandolfo
Angles of Departure
Tess Taylor
The Forage House

John Lescroart
The Ophelia Cut

Young Adult/ Children
Kristin Elizabeth Clark
Maria T. Lennon
Confessions of a So-Called Middle Child
Kim Zarins
The Helpful Puppy