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Thumbnail for - Library Passport Program Gives Portlanders Statewide Access
Oct 28, 2013
NEWS
Multnomah County Library has joined a statewide exchange, granting Portlanders access to over 100 participating libraries across Oregon
Thumbnail for - Local Book Czar Kevin Sampsell Releases Debut Novel
Oct 23, 2013
SPOTLIGHT
Long a kingpin of the local literary scene, Kevin Sampsell joins the ranks of its novelists with his debut book This is Between Us.
Thumbnail for - Junot Diaz: An Interview Across the Ages
Oct 16, 2013
A WONDERFUL GAME
In honor of the Pulitzer-winning author's reading at Powell's on Oct 21, we turn the tables on Díaz, who is well known for his hidden structures and love of games.
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Photographer Carli Davidson
Oct 11, 2013
A local photographer goes from blogs to book deal with her photos of dogs midshimmy.
Thumbnail for - Q&A: A.M. Homes
Oct 2, 2013
BOOKS
The acclaimed, notoriously dark writer, appearing at Wordstock Saturday, talks about gender inequality in literature, what dick pics say about our sense of self, and why 9/11 made her writing more...
Thumbnail for - Wordstock: A Reader's Digest
Oct 1, 2013
BOOKS
Portland's annual literary festival takes over the Oregon Convention Center Oct 3–6. Peruse our abridged schedule for the fest's best-bet writers and talks.
Thumbnail for - Book Review: Cari Luna's 'The Revolution of Every Day'
Oct 1, 2013
NOW READ THIS
The recent New York transplant's debut novel explores questions of home and homelessness in the mid-1990s.
Thumbnail for - Q&A: Karen Karbo on Julia Child
Sep 23, 2013
BOOKS
The Portland writer dishes on her new book about the French-cooking queen. She reads a Powell's on Oct 1.
Thumbnail for - Malcolm Gladwell (The Extended Interview)
Sep 10, 2013
INTERVIEW
The best-selling author of The Tipping Point and Blink on his imitators, rooting for the favorite, and becoming Goliath
Thumbnail for - Review: Peter Orner's Last Car Over the Sagamore Bridge
Aug 15, 2013
BOOKS
The acclaimed writer's new story collection is a brisk but considered celebration of obstinacy. Orner reads at Powell's August 19.
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