ATTN: NEW BOOK BY HAN VANCE
RE: invent in-store event Posman Books at Ponce City Market in Atlanta ~ mixing drinks, signing books, reading, fun.
(Photo: Justin “Rico” Boria & HAN)
“SILVER STONE PRESS Presents” is a double reversible poetry book featuring “peach” by Han Vance and “uNEVENLY yOLKED” by Tom Cheshire. Available at www.silverstonepress.com with FREE US Shipping and Criminal Records ($22.50).
Debuted FRI May 26 (7-9p) with an in-store performance at Criminal Records in Atlanta’s Little 5 Points by Tom Cheshire and Han Vance. Vance reading/signing Memorial Day AM at Hidden Lantern Bookstore of Rosemary Beach, FL, and opening act of A3C Festival ’17 at Union EAV in ATL.
3RD EDITION coming May 2018, with new cover by Meggan Talley.
“Every road trip has its own language.” -The VAN Circa 2005
Golden State Misadventures chronicles the amusing and ultimately life-altering quest of a soon-to-be-divorced father from Atlanta as he travels a wide open turn of the millennium California, immersing himself in the urban grit of the Bay Area, glitzy yet morally ambiguous quirk of Hollywood and slow burn reclusiveness of the Emerald Triangle. -Full-length debut autobiographical novel by American culture reporter Han Vance.
FIRST EDITION SOLD OUT – Master edition forthcoming, with new foreword by Loran Smith.
UGA football insider (journalist/fan/alum) Han Vance examines the Georgia Bulldogs program under Mark Richt in this retrospective book. Vance is the founding voice of BIG HAIRY BLAWG and a regular on sports talk radio shows out of Atlanta, including the Bowl Show.
8/14 FRI – STICKS & STONES at Star Bar (downstairs) in Little Five Points of Atlanta, with Tom Cheshire
8/24 MON – LA Launch of “Golden State Misadventures” (memoir) at Book Soup on the Strip of Los Angeles 7-9p
8/25 TUE – Distant Lands in Pasadena 7:30-9:30p
8/26 WED – Paradise Found in downtown Santa Barbara 4-6p
8/27 THU – Alley Cat Books in the Mission of San Francisco, with Ezekiel Tyrus 6-9p
9/6 SUN – Decatur Book Festival, with the Atlanta Writers Club 5-6p
8/1 at The Hang Fire, Savannah – All Night Drug Prowling Wolves
8/5 at 529, East Atlanta – West End Motel
8/14 at Star Bar (downstairs), Little Five Points Atlanta – STICKS and STIONES with HAN VANCE (of Silver Stone Press), Matt DeBenedictis, Jeffrey Butzer
“Golden State Misadventures” book launch on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles: Book Soup 8/24 (7p). Book Soup rated #1 bookstore by LA Weekly. More West Coast announcements soon…
CEO John Armstrong is pleased to announce our lineup:
“Golden State Misadventures” – Han Vance: coming August 2015 ~ American culture reporter Vance delivers turn of the millennium California in all its ragged glory.
“Peripheral Visionaries”: a coffee table art book of works by Christina Egede & Myles Williams.
“uNEVENLY yOLKED” – Tom Cheshire: perfect bound poetry compilation by the heartbroken voice of America and lead singer of All Night Drug Prowling Wolves and West End Motel.
“ATL Fire” deluxe – Han Vance: awarded the Harriette Austin Poetry Award for this big double book compilation, Vance explores urban experience in a uniquely developed word style reminiscent of Rimbaud, sportscasting and modern poetry slams. *1st EDITION SOLD OUT
Han Vance will appear at The Hidden Lantern Bookstore in Rosemary Beach, FL 10-11a & 3-5p Monday (5/4) in support of “ATL Fire” poetry compilation. An annual visitor to the 30A area, Vance will be reading and signing his book.