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Congratulations to Sue Hart Rainka on the opening of The Book Nook,
in Ballston Lake, NY
off Exit 11. She's got a great collection of second hand books (and one new one of mine, but I think her husband got first dibs).
We had a blast in Bennington, VT. We signed books at Farm Road Brewery. Great crowd, great beer!
My pen started to freeze at our book signing at Vischer Ferry General Store in Clifton Park. Or maybe that was my hand. But it was fun being outdoors. Thanks to the hardy bunch who came out!
My thanks to Caitlin Irla for interviewing me on Newschannel 13 Weekend Today! That's a fun group on weekend mornings!
We sure appreciate the crowds at Open Door and Northshire Bookstores, especially those who came out in the rain!
Great time spent with readers in Bethlehem at Spinney at Van Dyke.
Met lots of readers at the Book House at Stuyvesant Plaza in Albany. An author always fears the possibility of zero attendance at a book signing. So, I'm grateful to all those
who show up.
We had a great book signing at
West Mountain Ski Resort
This picture, I can't decide if I resemble a snake oil salesman or someone luring Hansel and Gretel to an evil cottage.
My old friend and former co-anchor,
visited at West Mountain.
A lot of great memories.
It never gets old, receiving that first box of books.
Fellow author, Barbara Fournier, wrote "Now Say You're Sorry." In her spare time, she looks after the rest of us. She's sort of the writer's Den Mom.
At the Saratoga Book Festival. My friend Julie Chapman wrote a fun children's book,
"Witches, Bats, and
Had a great time in Sun Valley, where Back Dirt was honored by the International Skiing History Association! skiinghistory.org
Listen to Phil's interview on North Country Public Radio with Mitch Teich. Click on the NCPR icon and scroll down to Phil's name.
Listen to Phil's radio interview on WAMC about Back Dirt. To listen, click WAMC icon.
Thanks to everyone we met on our
Midwest Mountain Tour!
We did some skiing in Wisconsin.
I mean, we didn't spend the entire time consuming warm drinks inside
a plastic igloo. But that wasn't the worst of it, either!
At Saratoga Book Festival, sharing a moment with Saratoga author Hollis Palmer. Authors Kim Van Alkemade and Armando Lucas Correa are behind us.
Thanks to HOF extreme skiing pioneer, Dan Egan, for having
me on his podcast.
Great to get attention from the Vail Daily!
Thanks for the article in the great newspaper of Loveland, Colorado!
We were thrilled to help raise
money, in an internationally streamed TV event, to feed their horses for the winter, at the farm of Equine Advocates, in Chatham, NY.
This has been a team effort.
My wife, Carolyn, designed the
covers of WITCH WINDOW,
BACK DIRT and LOVING LUCY, with Debbi Wraga of Shires Press.
Murder On Skis was the #1 selling book in 2020, at
JP WOOLIES at the
Big Sky Ski Resort in
I met store owner Tucker Vanyo and signed some books, after a day on the slopes.
Thanks! To the Daily Inter Lake newspaper in Kalispell, Montana, for their kind mention.
Grateful to the great crew at Clifton Park Neighbors magazine. They brought us up to West Mountain and did a photo shoot!
It was a lot of fun. BTW, those Blizzard GS skis Rip!
Thank You! To Ann Perillo, for having me on her television show, each year, 'Schenectady-Capital Region Today.'
A fond memory with Chuck, George and Kelly on their great morning show on WGY radio!
Moose, my favorite Labrador Reader, has passed.
She was a doll.
Fun Interview with Peter and Nick on KGVO newstalk radio in Missoula, Montana. We had a good time discussing my book and sharing some stories.
Spotlight News and Diego Cagara wrote a profile of MURDER on SKIS:
Thanks to the Times Union for putting us in the Sunday Books section.
Thanks to Kristi Guftafson Barlette for adding us to her Fun Blog at the Times Union.com! https://blog.timesunion.com/kristi/2019/11/18/former-wnyt-anchor-phil-bayly-pens-murder-on-skis/.
Thanks to the Saratogian and the Record for great coverage, letting readers know that our book was coming!
I'm grateful to Cynthia Pooler for allowing me time on her podcast 'Focus on Albany'. It was a fun conversation: https://www.blogtalkradio.com/cynpooler/2019/11/22/phil-bayly-talks-about-his-new-book-murder-on-skis
Thank you to the Valley Journal in Lake County, Montana for their article!
Capital Region Living Magazine
gave me a nice farewell,
when I chose to leave television.
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