Author Chris Sands earned his B.A. in English and Creative Writing and M.A. in Humanities from San Francisco University. He is a freelance writer living in Cabo San Lucas, where he regularly contributes to the periodicals Cabo Social and Los Cabos Magazine, and the online travel guides 10Best, NileGuide, and Baja.com. Bohemia by the Bay is his first novel.
Outbidding rivals for an obscure turn-of-the century painting, San Francisco art dealer and man-about-town Mal Gerard finds himself implicated in a string of art thefts and murders after a competitor is found dead in his favorite recliner. Now the lead suspect, Mal and hipster girlfriend Nina Farkis dodge cops and crooks to prove his innocence and stay alive in this modern noir mystery.