Just a quick note to tell those in Melbourne that I’m hosting an ‘In Conversation’ with Australian-born writer and now Private Investigator based in California,Rachel Somerville. Her life as she tells it in her new book California PI takes my breath away. For those who’d like to hear us have a chat:

Rachel Somerville in conversation Robin Bowles

True Crime writer Robin Bowles will chat with Somerville about her new book California P.I.  This is Somerville’s own passionate account of the men whose lives she tries to save and of her journey from genteel, middle-class Adelaide to the ghettos and prisons of America as a private investigator.

Monday 10 September, 6.30pm

Readings Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn

Free, but please book on 9819 1917