Stephanie Elizondo Griest, whom you may remember from this interview, is beginning a book tour to promote her latest, a memoir titled Mexican Enough: My Life Between the Borderlines. See if you can catch an appearance by checking the tour schedule, and enjoy an excerpt ahead of time here.
Recall our lively discussion about blogging in character? Here's another take on the subject (via The Book Publicity Blog).
And here's something especially for our friends in Boston: Grub Street will be hosting a free session with Susan Tiberghien, focusing on how to get "From Journal Entry to Personal Essay." The event will take place Saturday afternoon, August 16, 2008. Read the session description and Tiberghien's bio here.