On Tuesday May 5, 2009, Jean-Marie and Michael were the guest speakers at a special event for the Redwood Empire Food Bank at 3320 Industrial Drive, Santa Rosa, CA.
The announcement (click on the picture to enlarge) of Michael and Jean-Marie as the guest speakers.
Michael and Jean-Marie donated five books for a raffle drawing that evening.
Michael talks about how he came to write the book.
Jean-Marie speaks about her experiences in Santo Tomas, after Michael reads excerpts from the book.
Michael and Jean-Marie were honored to be the guest speakers that evening. They stayed after the event to sign books for the raffle winners and for those who bought books, too. A very enjoyable and intimate evening.