Author Richard M. Levine will be reading at Bird & Beckett

by Capra Press on July 11, 2016

You are invited: Richard Michael Levine will be reading from his short story collection, The Man Who Gave Away His Organs: Tales of Love and Obsession at Midlife on Sunday, July 17 at 2:00 pm at Bird & Beckett, 653 Chenery Street, San Francisco. Hope to see you all then!

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TWO UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS IN SAN FRANCISCO FEATURING CRAFT DISTILLERS

by Capra Press on June 9, 2016

PLEASE JOIN US FOR THESE EVENTS NEXT WEEK:

TUESDAY,  JUNE 14, 5:30-8 :00 at Beretta http://berettasf.com
Get to know our local craft spirits industry. Join us for a book release party for Distilled Stories: California Artisans Behind the Spirits, edited by CAPRA Press, on June 14 in our downstairs events space.
To celebrate the book’s release, there will be a complimentary tasting from Sonoma County Distilling Company, Hanson of Sonoma Organic Vodka and Charbay Winery, snacks from Beretta’s kitchen, and the chance to meet distillers featured in the book. Author Shanna Farrell, and Publisher Phil Brodey of Capra Press will also be on hand.

THURSDAY JUNE 16, 6:30-7:30 at Omnivore Books http://www.omnivorebooks.com
Arne Hillesland of Distillery 209 and Arthur Hartunian of Napa Valley Distillery (first President of the California Artisanal Distillers Guild) will both be present.
Distilled Stories: California Artisans Behind the Spirits
This is a book about the California spirit makers; distillers tell their personal stories about their journey to the still. Some came from generations of distilling families from the old country and others left high tech or corporate careers to pursue a new venture into the world of distilled spirits.

Another Strong Review for The Man Who Gave Away His Organs

by Capra Press on June 3, 2016

An excellent new review for The Man Who Gave Away His Organs: Tales of Love and Obsession at Midlife by Richard M. Levine

https://www.kirkusreviews.com/book-reviews/richard-michael-levine/the-man-who-gave-away-his-organs/Organs2 copy

The Man Who Gave Away His Organs is an Eric Hoffer Award Finalist!

by Capra Press on May 19, 2016

Richard M. Levine’s book, The Man Who Gave Away His Organs: Tales of Love and Obsession at Midlife has just won the prestigious Eric Hoffer Book Finalist award!Screen Shot 2016-05-19 at 9.06.25 AM

Marin Independent Journal Interview

by Capra Press on May 1, 2016

Jeff Burkhart’s Barfly: Artisan distillers share their spirited stories http://www.marinij.com/article/NO/20160419/FEATURES/160419795 via @marinij

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Distilled Stories: California Artisans Behind The Spirits Live!

by Capra Press on March 17, 2016

Distilled Stories now available for purchase! http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1592661068?keywords=distilled%20stories&qid=1458234471&ref_=sr_1_4&sr=8-4 Also available at your local bookstore by request.DistilledStories_cover copyDistilledStories_cover   Enjoy!!!

Distilled Stories: California Artisans Behind The Spirits

by Capra Press on February 19, 2016

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First Edition JWeekly

by Capra Press on February 17, 2016

Another exuberant interview with Richard Michael Levine about his Capra book, The Man Who Gave Away His Organs! This one focuses on the compelling title story. A great read! Organs2 copyhttp://www.jweekly.com/article/full/76781/first-edition-the-man-who-gave-away-his-organs/

Podcast A Novel Idea

by Capra Press on February 17, 2016

Organs2 copyListen up, an in depth podcast on KRCB! Interview with Richard Michael Levine and his acclaimed poet wife Lucille Land Day discuss their writing and personal histories. http://feeds.feedburner.com/KRCBANovelIdea

“It’s the Mustache”: An Excerpt from “Becoming Burt Reynolds”

by Capra Press on February 17, 2016

Omnivoracious, The Amazon Book Review has posted an excellent review of Richard Michael Levine’s book, The Man Who Gave Away His Organs with an excerpt from one of his stories, “Becoming Burt Reynolds”. http://www.omnivoracious.com/2016/02/mustache-excerpt-becoming-burt-reynolds-amazon-book-review.html