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Thumbnail for - Q&A: Pulitzer-Nominated Writer Karen Russell
Apr 1, 2013
BOOKS & TALKS
The author of Swamplandia! talks about her new book about lemon-juice sucking vampires in preview of her reading at Powell’s Books Cedar Hills Crossing on April 4.
Thumbnail for - Review: 'The Next Scott Nadelson'
Mar 26, 2013
BOOKS AND TALKS
The Oregon Book Award–winner reads on March 29 from his memoir that balances humor and the pathos of an agonizingly unmoored life.
Thumbnail for - Review: Monica Drake's 'The Stud Book'
Mar 22, 2013
BOOKS
Monica Drake’s second novel fearlessly takes on the subject of parenthood.
Thumbnail for - Foraging the Streets of Northeast Portland
Mar 22, 2013
GARDENING
Rebecca Lerner's new book reveals the food and medicine in our gutters.
Thumbnail for - Q&A: Author Sam Lipsyte on "The Fun Parts"
Mar 7, 2013
BOOKS & TALKS
The "novelist of his generation" talks about his bitingly funny new collection of short stories in preview of his Powell's appearance on Mar 13.
Thumbnail for - Q&A: "Animal Wise" Author Virginia Morell
Feb 21, 2013
BOOKS AND TALKS
Ants vote, birds make art, and elephants grieve. Morell talks about the science of animal minds in preview of her Powell's reading on Feb 27.
Thumbnail for - Q&A with Ghostman Author Roger Hobbs
Feb 13, 2013
BOOKS AND TALKS
The Reedie scored a book and movie deal for his dark criminal thriller, in addition to his diploma
Thumbnail for - Q&A: Cheryl Strayed on Dear Abby
Jan 30, 2013
BOOKS
"Wild" author and Dear Sugar advice columnist Cheryl Strayed reflects on Dear Abby writer Pauline Phillips, who died this month.
Thumbnail for - Book Review: Ghostman
Jan 24, 2013
BOOKS
An explosive debut crime thriller by 24-year-old recent Reed college alum Roger Hobbs
Thumbnail for - 2013 Oregon Book Awards Finalists Announced
Jan 7, 2013
BOOKS
Nominees include Cheryl Strayed, Storm Large, and Brian Doyle—twice. Ceremony takes place April 8.
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