On the Rise

Robert Kerbeck signs books at V’s Restaurant + Bar. “I was touched and moved by the outpouring of support and love from our community.” Kerbeck said to The Malibu Times.

Local author Robert Kerbeck, whose 2019 book “Malibu Burning” has earned accolades locally and nationally, earned a 2019 Best of Los Angeles Award for best historical nonfiction of 2019. The award, presented by Mayor Pro Tem Mikke Pierson during a reception at V’s Restaurant, drew a local crowd including many fire survivors. The award ceremony was presented by Paul J. Morra and Michael Levine.