David Kulczyk - California Fruits, Flakes, & Nuts

Sunday, November 24, 2013 - 1:00pm

We call California the Granola State — a place where everyone is a fruit, a flake, or a nut. They don’t get any fruitier, flakier or nuttier than the people profiled in the new humorous history California Fruits, Flakes, and Nuts: True Tales of California Crazies, Crackpots, and Creeps ($14.95).

With stories both hilarious and heartbreaking, California Fruits, Flakes, and Nuts is a freewheeling catalog of misfits, eccentrics, and failed dreamers — 48 bizarre personalities who exemplify the Golden State’s well-deserved reputation for nonconformity. Presenting a wealth of historical information that had long been swept away and forgotten, this book is a uniquely entertaining look at the dark and disreputable corners of California history.

David Kulczyk (pronounced Coal-check) is a Sacramento-based historian, freelance writer and award-winning author of short fiction. His previous books include California Justice and Death in California.

 

 

Location: 
51 Tamal Vista Blvd
94925 Corte Madera
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$14.95
ISBN: 9781610351942
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Linden Publishing - November 2013

A freewheeling catalog of misfits, eccentrics, creeps, criminals, and failed dreamers, this compendium profiles 45 bizarre personalities who exemplify the Golden State's well-deserved reputation for nonconformity.