Herman Sillas' skillful narrative provides a mental conversation between the writer and the reader as each "view from the pier" evolves. His impressions of life as they have passed or are passing range from the silly and the sarcastic to the sensitive and serious.

Video of Artist Herman Sillas

HERMAN SILLAS' book "View From The Pier Stories From San Clemente" received 2015 International Latino Book Awards in four categories: First Place for Best Gift Book, First Place for Best Illustrative Cover, Second Place for Best Art Book, and Honorable Mention for Best First Book. The awards were presented on June 27, 2015 in San Francisco at the American Library Association's Annual Conference. Copies of his award winning book may be purchased through Amazon or ordered through this website or contact Sillas via email--sillasla@aol.com **************************************** To visit HERMAN SILLAS'S art studio and see his work at 131 Avenida Navarro, San Clemente, CA 92672, call 213 362 1400 or 949 498 7187 for an appointment. ****************************************