March, 2018
Date and time to be announced. PowerPoint and Reading at Toms River Branch, Ocean County Library, Toms River, NJ.

February 3, 2018
7:00 PM Reading and celebration, UN Irish Pub, Old City, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

February 1, 2018
American release by Swallow/​Ohio University Press. Preorder now at

November 18, 2017
10:30 AM Powerpoint and Reading at Chiang Mai Expats Club, Le Meridien Hotel
(near Night Market), Chiang Mai Thailand.

November 7, 2017
7:30 PM PowerPoint and Reading at the Informal Northern Thailand Group, Alliance Francaise, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

August, 2017
Interview at All Things Jill-Elizabeth:

Big Buddha now available throughout Southeast Asia--

Distributed by Asia Books, the largest chain of bookstores in Thailand.
Also distributed by Monument Books in Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar.
AND the Myanmar Book Centre.

July 30, 2017
5:30 PM, PowerPoint and Reading at the Island Free Library, Block Island, RI. (Ferries run often!)

July 21, 2017
The Big Buddha Bicycle Race nominated for the 2017 Kirkus Prize in Literature

June, 2017
Big Buddha now available at 3 locations in the old city, Chiang Mai, Thailand--

(1) The Book Zone (Thapae Road)
(2) Writers Club & Wine Bar (141/​3 Rachadamnoen Rd--The Sunday Walking Street)
(3) On the Road Books (across from the U.N. Irish Pub)

May 2, 2017
Will be speaking and reading at the Chiang Mai English-language Rotary Club. Books will be available for signing!!
Chiang Mai Rotary Club/​Hong Kong Lucky Restaurant
Ratchadamnoen soi 5 -- opposite the police station
Chiang Mai, Thailand (old city, inside the moat)

April, 2017
Ranked a Top Ten Vietnam War book at

March 26, 2017
I'll be doing the warm-up, reading from Big Buddha
Travel Tales & Travails
Sun 4 PM EDT · First cup Coffee, first Avenue, Atlantic Highlands, nj · Atlantic Highlands

March 2017
Print edition released on

November 2016
The Big Buddha Bicycle Race (Kindle edition) released by Silkworm Books at