We request the pleasure of your company to hear us speak about our book, From Silicon Valley to Swaziland: How One Couple Found Purpose & Adventure in an Encore Career. Join us at 7:00pm on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at Orinda Books, 276 Village Square, Orinda, CA.OBks_WebHeader_0

We have a number of book talks coming up at Rotary Clubs, company sites, book clubs, etc. Please let us know if there are groups of your friends and colleagues who might enjoy hearing about our adventures in Africa. You may encourage them to download a free excerpt and view our Africa photos on our website and/or follow us on Facebook, Facebook, Twitter, and Good Reads

Recently we Boomers were featured in October 2’s Palo Alto Weekly (pictures only in the hard copy!), in the Friday, August 28 in the Sunnyvale Sun page 5, Campbell Reporter page 10, and September 18 in the Cupertino Courier page 8. Since the book launch a few months ago, we have received good media coverage. Particularly notable are articles on Forbes.com, PBS’ Next Avenue, Mercury News’ “Second Act” online and in hardcopy on Sunday, August 9, and Huffington Post among others. Also they have several podcasts and had interviews on Bay Area Vista and Signature Silicon Valley. Links to all these are on their website’s Media Coverage page. More to come!Wendy & Rick in Swazi dress before the Reed Dance

MEANWHILE, bring your family, friends, and neighbors to support us AND a local independent book store which has long-enriched the Bay Area. Hope to see you there! Or buy our book at Amazon and any online book retailer, or at Books Inc. Mountain View and Palo Alto and Keplers’ in Menlo Park. AND review our book to help our sales and donations to TechnoServe.