LEFT COAST WRITERS BOOK LAUNCH: Nicola Trwst, Author of San Rafael Sizzle Saturday, July 9th, 2016 || 7pm Book Passage-Corte Madera|| 51 Tamal Vista Dr. Corte Madera || www.bookpassage.com It’s another intriguing evening with local author, Nicola Trwst! Journalist Briana Kaleigh’s ex has tracked her to Marin County, California hoping to rekindle their marriage. But Briana has set her sights on smoking hot sheriff’s detective, Dusty Arkansas. When the body of a leading stem cell researcher is discovered beside a cooler of iced placentas, Briana is the first journalist on the scene. She and Dusty team up to work the evidence. Until Briana’s ex is arrested for the murder. Now, Briana must work against Dusty and the authorities to prove her ex is innocent. Torrid emotions and her ex’s stubborn silence don’t help. Add in her high-strung poodle and her task is almost impossible. Thank heavens for Doggy Daycare. When a fire destroys the researcher’s lab and all the lab employees disappear, finding the truth is crucial. A sinister killer is taking aim again and Briana could be his next target. Nicola Trwst resides in California, but has lived in Virginia, Georgia, France, and Canada. She loves languages and speaks several, including Pig
LEFT COAST WRITERS BOOK LAUNCH: Bolinas Bongo by Nicola Trwst Saturday, November 9th, 2013 || 7pm Book Passage-Corte Madera|| 51 Tamal Vista Dr. Corte Madera || www.bookpassage.com The second book in Nicola Trwst’s Briana Kaleigh mystery series, Bolinas Bongo is set in our own Bay Area. Reporter Briana Kaleigh finds the body of a man while investigating a series of shark attacks. However this man was not done in by a shark, but by a serial killer on the loose in … Marin County! Briana sees the opportunity for a good story and tries to investigate, only to be blocked by local detective, Dusty Arkansas, with whom she has previously worked. Unfortunately, before long Dusty himself gets captured by the deranged killer, leaving Briana to find the detective before he ends up with the same grisly fate as the rest of the victims.
LEFT COAST WRITERS Book Party: Bayou Nights by Nicola Trwst Monday, March 11th, 2013 || 6pm Book Passage || San Francisco 1 Ferry Building, San Francisco ||www.bookpassage.com Prepare to be horrified and mystified when you join us for an event celebrating the publication of one of our favorite books! Nicola Trwst will surely captivate her audience with a reading from her newest novel, Bayou Nights, a mysterious and exciting tale of justice and revenge riddled with voodoo magic. Bayou Nights is a novel of vengeance carried out in the terrifying environment of corrupt politics, social injustice, and the exotic eroticism of Voodoo. Set in the months prior to Hurricane Katrina, Claire Rivet, a Baton Rouge Assistant District Attorney, attempts to connect the rape and murder of a young woman to the similar attack on her when she was ten. Claire is certain the same person is responsible, and she lives only to bring her attacker to justice. In the Louisiana bayou, her quest is dangerously compromised by Mamma Anna, a voodoo priestess who lures Claire into a dark Voodoo practice, magie noire, reserved for those willing to give up everything for revenge.