Jane Kirkpatrick – Guest Author

Jane Kirkpatrick will speak Thursday May 1st at 6:00 at the Tillamook County Library on 1716 3rd st. in Tillamook. The event will sponsor the public library, signed copies of her books will be available at the program.

Her bio from her website, “Jane is inter-nationally recognized for her lively presentations and well-researched stories that encourage and inspire. Her works have appeared in more than 50 publications including Decision, Private Pilot and Daily Guideposts. Jane is the author of 20 books including 17 historical novels. Many of her titles are based on the lives of real people or incidents set authentically in the American West. Her first novel, A Sweetness to the Soul, won the coveted Wrangler Award from the Western Heritage Center. Her works have been finalists for the Christy, Spur, Oregon Book Award, WILLA Literary Award and Reader’s Choice awards. Several of her titles have been Book of the Month and Literary Guild selections.”


Willy Vlautin

Willy Vlautin TheFree

I am really excited for this coming Saturday, April 12th, because Willy Vlautin is coming to the bookstore to read from his new book, THE FREE. He will be here at 7 p.m. Everyone please plan to come, he is a great author and can really captivate an audience. There is no charge to attend and there will be beer and wine and cheese and crackers!

Manzanita Writers’ Series 2014

April 19th – Poetry Fest: Lisa Steinman and John Sibley Williams
Saturday Workshops 10:00am – 3:30pm

May 2nd – Karen Karbo: Julia Child Rules
Guest Author Speaking: 7:00 pm

May 17th – Independent Press Event – Panel Discussion 1:00-3:00 pm (Forest Ave. Press; Hawthorne Press; Tin House)
Guest Author Speaking: Dan Berne: The Gods of Second Chances 7:00 pm

September 20th – Lindsay Hill: Sea of Hooks
Guest Author Speaking: 7:00 pm

October 18th – 10 am – 3:00 pm Workshop
Guest Author Speaking: Cari Luna: The Revolution of Every Day 7:00 pm

November 15th – Philip Margolin: Worthy Brown’s Daughter
Guest Author Speaking: 7:00 pm