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Spring news

We're doing the final edits for HABANA LIBRE: A NOVELLA. I love the cover and that will be posted soon. It has received great advance notice from Holly Goddard Jones, Mike Kimball and Sports Illustrated's Scott Price. Thanks to all of them for the support.
In the meantime, SUMMER OF '68 will be out  Read More 
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'Summer' named a Michigan Notable Book

I'm honored that SUMMER OF '68 was named a Michigan Notable Book for 2013. That's a great way to ring in the new year.
Thanks to all, especially my readers in Michigan.
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Great time in Frostburg

I had a great time on Tuesday in Frostburg, Md., talking mostly about Summer of '68 but also reading from Curveball and even discussing Steve Dalkowski of High Heat fame. The acoustics at the Lyric Theatre, right there on Main Street in Frostburg, were outstanding and the crowd was fantastic. Thanks to Gerry LaFemina  Read More 
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Summer tour comes to an end

Thanks to all who came out for the SUMMER OF '68 tour. In recent months, I've been to New York, San Francisco, St. Louis, Chicago and Los Angeles, including three separate swings through the great state of Michigan.
I was in Ann Arbor last weekend, at the Kerrytown Book Festival, catching a football game  Read More 
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Back home -- for now

I'm home for a few weeks after successful swing through northern Michigan. I visited some great bookstores -- McLean & Eakin in Petoskey and Brilliant Books in Traverse City.
Next stop is Los Angeles and a photo-driven discussion at the Burbank Public Library on Aug. 23. The fun starts at 7 p.m.
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Home again

I've been on and off the road since March with stops in New York, St. Louis, Chicago, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Detroit and throughout Michigan. This initial phase ended last night with a fun gig at One More Page Books in Arlington, Va., with my friend Paul Dickson, who has a great new bio out about  Read More 
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Nice web hit

"Woman Around Town" web site calls SUMMER OF '68 "a masterful job."
http://www.womanaroundtown.com/sections/reading-around/memories-light-the-corners-of-my-mind
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Back home

Last week was a whirlwind as I moderated a discussion with my friend Daniel Silva up in Baltimore. Then it was off to St. Louis, where 80-plus folks turned out to talk about the great 1968 Cardinals team at the main library there. The weekend found me at the Gaithersburg Book Festival with many of  Read More 
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At the Bergino Clubhouse

Back home after being on the road for much of the past two weeks. One of my favorite stops, as always, was the Bergino Baseball Clubhouse in New York City.
Here's the podcast from my recent Q&A with Jay Goldberg:
http://berginobaseballclubhouse.podbean.com/2012/04/21/summer-of-68-with-tim-wendel/
Located in the Cast Iron Building on 11 Read More 
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At Politics & Prose

Thanks to everybody for showing up at Politics & Prose, the top bookstore in Washington, D.C., last Saturday. It was great to see so many familiar faces and we sold out of books. Photos to go up shortly.
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