RSF Library Guild hosts bestselling author Shilpi Somaya Gowda


Bestselling author and Rancho Santa Fe resident Shilpi Somaya Gowda gave a reading and talk about her new book, “The Golden Son,” at a luncheon held Feb. 4 at the Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club. The event was sponsored by the Rancho Santa Fe Library Guild.

“The Golden Son,” which is now available in U.S. bookstores, tells a tale of two childhood friends who are separated as adults, but later are reunited. Like Gowda’s first book, “Secret Daughter,” the new novel is set in both India and the United States. For more, visit and story published at

Photos by McKenzie Images. For photos online, visit