Author Anne Da Vigo

Anne Da Vigo’s journalism career, specializing in feature writing and crime reporting, spanned more than a dozen years at newspapers throughout California. Bakersfield Boys Club was loosely inspired by the Lords of Bakersfield murders of the 1970s and 1980s. Da Vigo covered the trial in the first of the Lords murder cases.

Crime novelist Anne Da Vigo will be in Bakersfield one-day only to sign her nationally-recognized book Bakersfield Boys Club

Anne will have a meet and greet signing at Russo's Books on Saturday, January 22 from noon to 2pm

“True crime and murder mystery readers alike will find Bakersfield Boys Club a riveting winner.”   Midwest Book Review

"This is a beautifully crafted and thrilling novel, unflincingly realistic without sacrificing hope."   Kirkus Reviews

Honorable Mention, 2020 Writers Digest Self-Published Awards

Finalist, 2021 Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award for Best Thriller

Event date: 
Saturday, January 22, 2022 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Event address: 
1601 New Stine Road
Bakersfield, CA 93309
Bakersfield Boys Club Cover Image
ISBN: 9780974572222
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Published: Quill Driver Press - February 7th, 2020

It's 1978 in Bakersfield, California. Suzanne Ricci, a widow who escaped a rough-and-tumble childhood in the oil fields, is struggling to raise her fourteen-year-old son, Danny. When she discovers the stabbed and beaten body of her neighbor, Reggie, she conceals evidence Danny attended the all-male party where Reggie died.

Thread of Gold Cover Image
ISBN: 9780974572215
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Published: Quill Driver Press - June 1st, 2017

During the tumultuous months surrounding World War I, a fortune in gold was rumored to be buried somewhere in the steep hills bordering New York's Finger Lakes.