Honors from the Eric Hoffer Award

Eat, Drink & Be Wary has received three honors from the 2022 Eric Hoffer Award:

  • Grand Prize Shortlist
  • First Runner-Up, Nonfiction eBook
  • DaVinci Eye for cover design.

View the full list of awards here

The Eric Hoffer Book Award honors the memory of the great American philosopher Eric Hoffer by highlighting salient writing, as well as the independent spirit of small publishers. Since its inception, the Hoffer has become one of the largest international book awards for small, academic, and independent presses.

Eat, Drink & Be Wary in Dallas

3 PM Thurs. March 17: Kathy Biehl will be talking about restaurants longtime residents remember, including backroom shenanigans at Mariano’s in the insanity of two-for-one-happy hour days. No food or drink service. Kuby’s Sausage House & European Market, 6601 Snider Plaza.

2 PM Friday March 18: Kathy will be talking about cellular food memories, at Beckley 1115, James Beard-nominated chef Sharon van Meter’s eatery at 1115 Beckley Avenue in Oak Cliff. Food and drink service!

7 PM Saturday, March 19: Kathy is a table host at the Tables of Content fundraiser for Friends of the Southern Methodist University Libraries.

Virtual Author Talk Dec. 7

You asked; we’re making it happen! Kathy will be answering questions and reading excerpts from Eat, Drink & Be Wary: Cautionary Tales online.

7 PM ET, Tuesday, December 7. (Time zone converter:  https://www.thetimezoneconverter.com/.)

Our host is Noah Diamond, designer of Eat, Drink & Be Wary, Groucho to Kathy’s Mintworth, author, playwright, and clever conversationalist. 

And it’s free! Register here and you’ll get the Zoom info, plus reminders. Got questions for Kathy or Noah? Send them on!

What’s new and coming soon!

Eat, Drink & Be Wary is now available in paperback from Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Browseabout Books and more! Hardcover coming in April. with ebook to follow.

  • Signed hard- and softcover copies. If you would like a copy signed by author Kathy Biehl, a limited number of autographed hardcover and softcover copies are available directly from 9th House..
  • Visit 9th House’s Cafe Press store. Accessorize your food, drink and writing with items featuring the gorgeous cover of Eat, Drink & Be Wary, its distinctive title logo, and 9th House’s cosmic 9.
  • Launch party coming soon in NYC and via Zoom!