When: Sat., July 12, 7-9 p.m. 2014
San Francisco author Carl Russo will read from his new book "The Sicilian Mafia: A True Crime Travel Guide." Complimentary Sicilian wine will be served during a discussion about the making of this controversial work. The event is presented by Left Coast Writers. Written for tourists and arm-chair travelers alike, The Sicilian Mafia: A True Crime Travel Guide (Strategic Media Books, $18.95) is a geographical history of the Cosa Nostra on the Italian island of Sicily, the picturesque birthplace of organized crime.