Thank you Waterstones and Can of Worms, my UK publisher.
It was a pleasure to answer questions from Deborah Kalb about my forthcoming story collection, AMPHIBIANS. Plus lakes, travel, bodies, titles and why I so admire Ramona Ausubel.
Thank you, Rose City Reader Book Blog, for including my forthcoming story collection, AMPHIBIANS!
"OFF ISLAND is a beautiful book, a meditation on love and connection and what it means to feel and breathe and be human. It was a joy to narrate!"
You can listen to a five-minute excerpt of Linda Jones' brilliant interpretation via the link HERE, which includes some salty language and references to Paul Gauguin's very questionable behavior. I hope you'll download the book for all on your festivus list this year. (Gratitude to Findaway, Audible and Encircle Publications.)
"We all were warmed by the grace and beauty of a splendid evening of stories and song; Lara and Bobby are good at both...a heartwarming evening in these unusual times. Thank you, Lara and Bobby, for the gift of you." - Robert Mitchell
"On November 14–15, the Boston Book Festival is teaming up with Massachusetts Center for the Book for a bonanza weekend of local literature, featuring authors from across the Commonwealth, in all genres, introducing readers to their latest books in a fast-paced series of bite-sized videos.
The link to register for the livestream is below; make plans to join us for a veritable smorgasbord of great new books by Massachusetts authors."