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‘Under the Banner of Heaven’ author Jon Krakauer ready for SFLF as a participant, fan

John Krakauer is one of the many authors at the Santa Fe Literary Festival. (Courtesy of Scott McDermott) Jon Krakauer is done writing books. “They are just too much,” the author says. “I’m 68 now and I don’t want to spend the rest of my life sitting and writing. I’m going to do all those …

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Author Don Winslow finds joy in weaving together words

Don Winslow will talk about his latest book, “City on Fire,” during the Santa Fe Literary Festival. (Courtesy of Robert Gallagher) Don Winslow often takes time to drive across the country with his wife. It is during those trips he finds inspiration for his novels. Winslow’s journey into writing started decades ago and he finds …

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Gaithersburg Book Festival returns Saturday with 120 authors

The festival is back in person this year for the first time since the pandemic started, with plenty of authors, writing workshops, food and fun. WASHINGTON — For the first time since the start of the pandemic, book lovers can attend the annual Gaithersburg Book Festival in Maryland on Saturday. The festival was started by …

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Artist, author Harrington hosts art show and book signing | WLife

Local artist and author Brenda Harrington celebrated her second art show and book signing on Sunday at Grace Church: Nashville in Franklin. “The Art of the Spirit” by Brenda Harrington Submitted Harrington’s new book, “The Art of the Spirit,” blends faith and realism with a collection of 25 paintings and the uplifting stories that inspired …

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Author Joan Livingston to read from new mystery novel in Worthington

WORTHINGTON — Former Daily Hampshire Gazette editor Joan Livingston will be reading from her latest mystery novel at an event at the Worthington Library this Saturday. Livingston, of Shelburne Falls, was a longtime resident of Worthington who covered the Hilltowns as a reporter for a number of years. “It’s like going home again,” said Livingston, …

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Author Oswaldo Lucca, Releases New Book “Salsa Music In The Pacific Northwest” Puts A Spotlight On Local Talent & Pays Tribute To Local Musicians

This book project includes three CDs curated by Steve Guasch from Salsaneo Records, with a selection of forty original Salsa and Latin jazz songs from the Pacific NW bands so that readers can enjoy different samples from the last forty years of Salsa music in the area. Author Oswaldo Lucca wanted to document, validate, and …

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Best-Selling Author Karin Lund Releases Long-Awaited Book “Women In Steel, Women of Steel: Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow”

This book is a fifty-year global living history of women’s experiences and journeys in the steel industry and manufacturing. I read well into the night because I couldn’t put the book down. I wanted to read the next chapter. I was inspired by the interviewee’s struggles, choices and how they became successful.” — Reader of …

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SEAL Superstar Jack Carr Ups the Ante in His Latest James Reece Novel

Since we checked in with Navy veteran and former SEAL-turned-author Jack Carr last year, his star has continued to rise with a high-profile Prime Video show based on his first novel “The Terminal List” set to premiere this summer and the release of “In the Blood,” the fifth book in the Reece thriller series. James …

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