It’s very early days for The Whisky King out in the world, and this is lovely news. The April 18, 2017, Maclean’s Non-Fiction Bestseller list featured its debut at #4!
There’s no doubt that, because Rocco and Bessie Perri settled in Hamilton in 1915 and used it as a base for their bootlegging operation for decades, a lot of important events in The Whisky King take place there. But the book has a much bigger scope than that. Here’s just a… Read more »
I knew it would be hard work, and ultimately it was more work than I imagined. But now that the books have arrived and the launch is close, I can say for sure that I’ve never had more fun as a writer. Digging through archives, reading detective’s reports from the… Read more »