Ivor Davis Events

The Morning Show, KEYT-TV Santa Barbara and Central Coast

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at the 7 AM Hour. 

KEYT over stations 12, 3, and 11

Ivor will be an interview about his book, The Devil in My Friend, on The Morning Show by host Cristia Kurkjian, about the murders that took place off Santa Cruz Island and Fred Roehler’s trial, the longest in Santa Barbara history.

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Chaucer’s Books in Santa Barbara CA

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 6 PM. 3321 State St, Santa Barbara, CA

Ivor will speak for 20 minutes about his experiences as a friend of the accused murderer, Fred Roehler, and how Ivor and his wife both went in search of proof of Fred’s innocence only to find a different man than they knew in Malibu. The trial took place in Santa Barbara. After the talk, Ivor will then sign books.

Poster for Ivor Davis appearance at Chaucer's Books in Santa Barbara, CA

Live Interview on Radio Nemo Weekend

Saturday, June 29, 2024 at 7 AM Pacific on Sirius Channel 146. 

Ivor will be interviewed by host Jimmy Mac about his latest book, The Devil in My Friend.

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EP Foster Library in Ventura CA

Saturday, July 13, 2024 at 11 AM. EP Foster Library, 651 E Main St, Ventura, CA

Join us at this riveting event as Ivor Davis reads from his latest book, The Devil In My Friend, answers questions, and signs copies in the Topping Room at the E.P. Foster Library.

Poster for Ivor Davis appearance at EP Foster Library in Ventura, CA

McCartney Afternoon Tea with Ivor Davis

Saturday, July 13, 2024 at 3 PM at the Museum of Ventura County, 100 E Main St, Ventura, CA

Paul McCartney’s stepmom and stepsister will join Ivor Davis for tea and a talk about growing up with Paul McCartney. This is a fundraiser for the museum. The full high tea fee is $80.

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Malibu Library Talk and Book Signing

Saturday, July 21, 2024 at 2 PM. 23519 West Civic Center Way, Malibu, CA.

Join us at this exciting event as Ivor Davis reads from his latest book, The Devil In My Friend, answers questions, and signs copies in the meeting room. Return to the scene of the crime!

Poster for Ivor Davis appearance at Malibur Library in Malibu, CA

Focal Points: The Beatles at the Hollywood Bowl and San Diego 1965

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 at 7:30 PM in Central Time (US and Canada) Jude Southerland Kessler moves ahead to Shades of Life, Part 2, in The John Lennon Series webinar, The Beatles have landed in the States and are immersed their second North American Tour! Come along to Los Angeles and San Diego 1965 as Jude is joined by famous journalist Ivor Davis and the President of The Beatles San Diego Fan Club, Kathleen Kaiser, who were both present for these two landmark concerts.


I Was There – A Reporter’s Story

One critic amusingly described Ivor Davis as “a combination of Zelig and Forrest Gump.” Find out what that means at the Ojai Film Festival on Sunday, November 7, 2021 at 7 pm. A special screening of the film “I Was There – A Reporter’s Story,” chronicling Davis’ life, takes place in the Ojai Art Center courtyard.


Ivor Davis – What I’ve learned Self-Publishing

Writers and Publishers Network webinar March 25, 2021, 11 am Pacific; $35/ All three of Ivor Davis’s books were self-published—a memoir, a children’s book, and true crime. Along the way, Ivor learned a great deal about what works for book production and how to market books. Ivor will share the four top ideas that work for him and answer your questions and advise from his almost a decade of self-publishing success.


Ivor Davis: Up Close and Personal with Miriam Arichea

The Museum of Ventura County invites members and visitors to this Zoom interview on Thursday, February 25, 2021 @ 6:30pm for the next installment of Ivor Davis: Up Close & Personal with Miriam Arichea. In this series, author, journalist and investigative reporter Ivor Davis will speak with a rotating guest list of notable and celebrated Ventura County residents, including Chris Hillman, Malcom McDowell, Miriam Arichea, and more. This new series is free and open to the public with registration.


Ivor Davis: Up Close and Personal with Malcolm McDowell

The Museum of Ventura County invites members and visitors to this Zoom interview on Thursday, February 4, 2021 @ 6:30pm for the next installment of Ivor Davis: Up Close & Personal with Malcolm McDowell. In this series, author, journalist and investigative reporter Ivor Davis will speak with a rotating guest list of notable and celebrated Ventura County residents, including Chris Hillman, Malcom McDowell, Miriam Arichea, and more. This new series is free and open to the public with registration.


Ivor Davis: Up Close and Personal with Chris Hillman

The Museum of Ventura County invites members and visitors to this Zoom interview on Thursday, January 21st, 2020 @ 6:30 pm. Among the topics of conversation, Ivor Davis will interview Chris Hillman about his recent memoir, Time Between: My Life as a Byrd, Burrito Brother, and Beyond, his time living in Ventura County, his rock ‘n roll roots, and much more. This is not to be missed!


“Behind the Scenes in Hollywood with Ivor Davis: “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid”

The Museum of Ventura County is thrilled to invite MVC Members to join Ventura County Author and New York Times Syndicate Showbiz writer Mr. Ivor Davis for “Behind the Scenes in Hollywood,” a Zoom Conversation on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 @ 6:30 PM. Mr. Davis will take viewers on a personal and intimate journey deep into the lives of these legends, and share secret stories with Museum members.


SOLD OUT – Behind the Scenes in Hollywood with Ivor Davis: “A Hard Day’s Night”

The Museum of Ventura County is thrilled to invite MVC Members to join Ventura County Author and New York Times Syndicate Showbiz writer Mr. Ivor Davis for “Behind the Scenes in Hollywood,” a Zoom Conversation on August 27, 2020 @ 6:30 PM. Mr. Davis will take viewers on a personal and intimate journey deep into the lives of these legends, and

NOW AVAILABLE!

The Devil In My Friend

In the mold of best sellers like The Stranger Beside Me, and Truman Capote’s classic In Cold Blood, comes The Devil in My Friend: The Inside Story of a Malibu Murder. It follows Ivor and Sally Ogle Davis through their investigation to find their friend innocent—only to come to the harsh and shocking conclusion that no one really knows the true nature of a friend.

“I did not sleep for four nights after beginning The Devil in My Friend…You literally cannot put it down.”
— Author Jude Southerland Kessler

Front cover of book The Devil in my Friend

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