My book goes on sale in one week in the United States and Canada. Some people have said some very nice things about it.
It’s got sketches. I drew them.
It’s got around 350 pages, 31 chapters, liner notes and a colophon.
It’s got a foreword from Anthony Bourdain.
It’s got an ISBN number.
If you take the jacket cover off, it’s got a lovely embossed spine and a hard blue cover with Ecco etched into the bottom right hand corner.
Authors tend to be such crushing bores about their books. On and on they go… look at this great review, that great review, this blogger said this, this critic said that, blah, blah, blah… So, as tradition dictates, over the coming days I’ll open the book at random and blog something about what I find there. To begin with, here are the opening lines of Chapter 1.