Sunday, October 24th, 2pm; Yvonne Michie Horn and Karen Misuraca share their guides to Sonoma County.

  • Posted on: 25 August 2021
  • By: readersbooks

Sonoma County guidebook authors Karen Misuraca (Secret Sonoma: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure) and Yvonne Michie Horn (100 Things to do in Sonoma County Before You Die) will be at Readers' Books on Sunday, October 24th at 2pm, with a 1:30 pm reception to proceed the reading. Due to the weather, this event will be held indoors. Please wear your mask and be mindful of social distancing.

Aimed at both locals and visitors, these books showcase the unusual, oft-overlooked aspects of Sonoma County. From the only cedar bath in North America, to playing "top gun" in a real fighter jet, our county is filled with hidden gems even locals might be unaware of. When planning staycations or mapping out adventures for visiting guests, these books will provide amazing resources. 

Both authors are life-long Sonoma County denizens. Karen Misuraca founded In addition to her work as a travel journalist and guidebook author, writes about the curiosities and quirks of California for magazines, newspapers, and online media. She is also a specialist in international golf travel. Yvonne Michie Horn has written for Bon Appetite, Quarterly Review of Wines, and various newspapers, including the Los Angeles Times and the San Francisco Chronicle. She maintains two websites, and

We require that all event attendees wear masks during indoor events, regardless of vaccination status; when out of doors, we ask that people use their discretion in keeping safe, including maintaining social distance. Due to unpredictable shifts in covid regulations, we may need to reschedule events. Please keep an eye on our website and social media for any updates. 

Event date: 
Sunday, October 24, 2021 - 2:00pm
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100 Things to Do in Sonoma County Before You Die (100 Things to Do Before You Die) By Yvonne Horn Cover Image
ISBN: 9781681063133
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Reedy Press - April 1st, 2021

Secret Sonoma: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure By Karen Misuraca Cover Image
ISBN: 9781681063386
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Reedy Press - October 1st, 2021