Biz Buzz:
Westsider publishes first novel

       Westside resident Sandra Knauf has published her first novel, titled “Zera and the Green Man.”
       The story has an environmental theme. “The single light in Zera's dark birthday is a gift from her grandmother that awakens Zera's passion for plants and helps bring to light her family's ancient connection with the natural world,” reads part of the promotional material for the 373-page work.
       Knauf is the publisher and editor of Greenwoman Magazine, a literary garden writing magazine, and has been a guest commentator on KRCC radio.
       “Zera” can be purchased at, and is available in paperback and as an e-book.
       'Sock Hop' at club
       A 1950s “Sock Hop” will feature Chuck's 50's Rock N Roll Band at the International Dance Club, 2422 Busch Ave., Saturday, Sept. 21.
       Open to the public, the event will be from 7:30 to 11 p.m.
       Admission is $12 a person. For reservations, call 633-0195.

Westside Pioneer/press release