Author Event - Around the World in 80 Movies by Robin Holabird

The Avid Reader will be welcoming author Robin Holabird and her latest work of non-fiction, Around The World In 80 Movies, in-store on Friday, November 1st.


More about Around The World in 80 Movies:

Robin Holabird’s Around The World In 80 Movies explores film locations far and wide through personal experiences in the form of travel essays.

She explores heights at a summit of Machu Picchu and King Kong's adventures at the top of the Empire State Building. She examines film noir sites in San Francisco, romance in Paris, art in the Nevada desert for Burning Man, and Provence in the South of France.

Comments Helen Mirren, Academy Award-winning screen actress, “Her intimate, insider’s knowledge makes Around the World in Eighty Movies an amazing resource for the film buff and traveler.”



More about Robin Holabird:


Robin Holabird is a regular film reviewer for Reno Public Radio, and was a film commissioner for the Nevada Film Office scouting film locations.

Holabird is the author of Elvis, Marilyn, and the Space Aliens: Icons on Screen in Nevada. She has traveled the world discovering favorite movie sites and lives in Reno, Nevada with her husband.

Event date: 
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
The Avid Reader
617 2nd St.
Davis, CA 95616
Around the World in 80 Movies Cover Image
ISBN: 9781948509107
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Published: Ice Cube Press - October 6th, 2019