Flintridge Bookstore

The event at the Flintridge Bookstore was great.

It was a cold day and eventually it would rain!

The event took place on November 30, 2019 in conjunction with small business Saturday. It was a cold day and eventually it would rain!

There were lots of things going on that day. I like this group. They're called the....

There were lots of events going on at the bookstore that day. They had music and I like this group. They’re called the JNJ Band.

The La Canada Flintridge Choir.

These singers were from the La Canada High School Choral Music Department.

And other authors too.

There were other authors too. This is Shonda Buchanan and you can just see a part of Paula Finn in the bottom right corner.

The best part of the day was I got to spend two hours talking with Robert Inman who wrote the latest edition of An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles. The hours flew by. It was like we were old friends talking non-stop about architecture.

Me being advertised with “an appearance.” My ego inflated when I saw this. 🙂

Gail Mishkin organized the event and she was very kind to me. The Flintridge Bookstore is located at 1010 Foothill Blvd. in La Canada Flindridge, California.


My book from The History Press, Architects Who Built Southern California, was released on March 11, 2019. It’s 10 chapters with each chapter devoted to a different architect (or architectural firm) including: Harrison Albright, John Austin, Claud Beelman, Elmer Grey, Hudson & Munsell, A. C. Martin, Meyer & Holler, Julia Morgan, Morgan Walls & Clements and Alfred F. Rosenheim.