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Floating Point now available in paperback from WriteWords Press

 

 

 

 

 


 

Breaking: East Wins Global Ebook Award

East Ebook Available:

We are happy to announce that East is available as an ebook from ePicaro Press. Look for the ebook at iTunes, Barnes & Noble, Smashwords, Kindle and other online retailers. Or read it on Scribd.

East is the true story of one woman's journey across Asia. Inspired by a book purchease at Fred and Pat Cody's legendary bookstore on Berkeley's Telegraph Avenue, Shelley Buck took off alone in 1972 on a journey she hoped would take her overland to India and Nepal. She had no idea this adventure would make her a feminist writer.

What they're saying about East:

"A compelling read, sensitively written, by an informed and courageous woman on the trip of a lifetime. I felt that I was taken along, tucked inside her backpack."

- Nancy Pringle, Eureka, California

"She captures a bygone time and place when young people took to the road, crossing the Bosphorus and then the steppes and deserts of the Middle East, to the Indus Valley and the Himalayan foothills beyond, often by public transport. Buck's unique vantage point as a female traveler who refused to be deterrid by those who said she couldn't or shouldn't travel on her own across lands now long-closed by war, makes for riviting reading."

- Judith Pierce Rosenberg, author of A Swedish Kitchen: Recipes and Reminiscences

Announcing Floating Point

We are proud to announce the release of the first eBook from ePicaro Press:wFewaNot a BirdFFloating Point

Floating Point

Endlessly Rocking off Silicon Valley

by Shelley Buck

Imagine running away to sea without giving up your day job! In Floating Point, the author and her family seek to shorten a daunting commute to Silicon Valley by moving to a boat. This travel memoir chronicles an adventure lived beneath the radar of suburban life as the new owners of the Egret learn the ropes and are transformed by their life on the water.

For questions and further information by mail, write to us at the following address:

ePicaro Press

P.O. Box 986

Ben Lomond, CA 95005-0986

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"Author Day, San Mateo County Fair" June 18 2:00-4:00

Delta Wine & Art Faire, Clarksburg Photo by Lee Ackerson 2013

Authors Booth, California State Fair. Photo by Andrea Buckroth

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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