1. Those legs are not mine! That's also not me blowing my cork.
2. As the responsible party at Villa Ragazzi Press, I can confirm that Act I is available online in paperback or ebook format. Please read the reviews posted for a sense of what it's about (perhaps you'll be inspired to write a review yourself!).
3. Your author wasn't trying to tantalize readers by stopping at Act I. I was hurrying to finish the bubbles part of this story in time for Domaine Chandon's 40th anniversary last month. Act II will be ready for publication by mid-October. (While others enjoy the sights and smells of harvest here in Napa Valley, your humble servant is glued to a computer distilling the CEO years at St. Supéry.)
If you're mystified by all this book talk, take a look at today's interview on The Daily Basics. We got into wine and women, although most of what I said applies to anyone who has or wants a [fun] career in business.