About The Author

Michael Miller
author of
The Real San José, and

Michael Miller, has over forty years of business experience, primarily in sales and marketing. He worked in the early 1990's for the parent company of the Oakland Tribune as its Marketing Director for Circulation.

Now, semi-retired, he has decided to do something important: Write.

He grew up in the beautiful Endless Mountains of northern Pennsylvania, and has lived in Honolulu, the San Francisco Bay Area, Southwest Florida and Costa Rica. He lived in The Oakland Hills during the tragic Oakland Hills Fire of 1991. He has travelled extensively in the Far East and Central America.

Mr. Miller is the author of the highly acclaimed guide book for Downtown San José, Costa Rica called The Real San José . He also hosts the popular website about downtown San José: TheRealSanJose.com

Mr. Miller is the Downtown San José correspondent for the English-language on-line magazine, “Q Costa Rica” (qcostarica.com).

He is the author of the exciting novel Tribune Man.  It's more than a novel.  It's a portrait of a city.  It is an adventure set in the beautiful, fascinating and often under-rated city of Oakland, California.  Much of the action takes place during the tragic Oakland Hills Fire of 1991.  Click here for more details:  tinyurl.com/wefs2xe7

Mr. Miller has served in the United States Navy and is a Vietnam Veteran. He holds a degree in economics. Mr. Miller currently spends his time in San José, Costa Rica and Naples, Florida.

Tribune Man is Michael Miller's first novel.

Contact: Mr. Miller invites your comments. Use the email address: TheRealSanJose@gmail.com

If you have comments or questions, please send Michael an email.

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