Northwest best-sellers

Hardcover fiction 1. “ To Die But Once,” Jacqueline Winspear 2. “Little Fires Everywhere,” Celeste … Read more

This week’s best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, April 1, compiled from data … Read more

Jenna Goldsmith to read experimental poetry in Bend

Teacher and poet celebrates National Poetry Month

Along with the emerging crocuses and daffodils, poetry is in full bloom in April for … Read more

A Novel Idea returns

2018 reading program features “No One Can Pronounce My Name” by Rakesh Satyal

In its 15th year, the Deschutes Public Library’s community reading program, A Novel Idea … … Read more

Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, March 25, compiled from data … Read more

Family drama set in shadow of Rwandan genocide

Haupt’s characters seek grace when forgiveness isn’t possible

When former journalist Jennifer Haupt decided to visit Rwanda for a month in 2006, she … Read more

New owner for Herringbone Books in Redmond

Brandon Weimer purchased the store in February

Brandon Weimer purchased Herringbone Books (422 SW Sixth St., Redmond), from former owner Kaci Aslamov … Read more

New York Times best-selling author to speak in Sisters

J. A. Jance’s mysteries still fresh after 59 novels

Don’t make Tucson-based mystery series author J. A. Jance mad unless you want to show … Read more

Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, March 11, compiled from data … Read more

Fairy tales get remixed in ‘Merry Spinster’

Mallory Ortberg, co-founder of the dearly departed feminist website The Toast, Slate’s “Dear Prudence” and … Read more

Elizabeth Strout found success by returning to her roots

Pulitzer Prize winner headlines final 2017-18 Author! Author! event in Bend

Elizabeth Strout’s parents — a college professor and a high school teacher — didn’t allow … Read more

Central Oregon word warriors advance to state tournament

Oregon Battle of the Books includes participants from more than 600 schools

Four schools from Bend have qualified for the 2017-18 Oregon Battle of the Books state … Read more

Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, March 4, compiled from data … Read more

Recommended reading from Deschutes Public Library

Tales for book lovers of all ages

Children’s books “Free as a Bird: The Story of Malala” by Lina Maslo This illustrated … Read more

Best-selling books in the Northwest

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Pulitzer winner Strout to lead writing workshop

Elizabeth Strout, author of six novels including “Amy and Isabelle,” “Anything is Possible” and the … Read more

Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Feb. 25, compiled from data … Read more

Fact meets fiction in new cyberwar thriller

Sam Boush will discuss “All Systems Down” in Bend

When Sam Boush read the 2010 nonfiction best-seller “Cyber War: The Next Threat to National … Read more

Author and musician Willy Vlautin returns to Bend

Vlautin to discuss his new novel, ‘Don’t Skip Out on Me’

Can you fix someone who’s broken? That question has been at the heart of many … Read more

Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Feb. 4, compiled from data … Read more

Author Colson Whitehead to speak in Bend

Pulitzer and National Book Award winner headlines Author! Author! event

If you ever thought the Underground Railroad for escaping slaves in the pre-Civil War era … Read more

A camp misadventure haunts women for the rest of their lives

In the early pages of Seattle author Kim Fu’s haunting second novel, “The Lost Girls … Read more

A damaged family braves the last frontier

“The Great Alone” by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin’s. 440 pages, $28.99) Kristin Hannah’s new novel … Read more

Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Feb. 4, compiled from data … Read more

Recommended reading from Deschutes Public Library

Tales for book lovers of all ages

Children’s books “Room Love: 50 DIY Projects to Design Your Space” by Heather Wutschke It’s … Read more

Central Oregon authors among Oregon Book Awards finalists

Gary Leiser and Mike Lankford recognized for nonfiction writing

Two Central Oregonians finalists for 2018 Oregon Book Awards — Mike Lankford of Bend and … Read more

Northwest best-sellers

Hardcover fiction 1. “Sing, Unburied, Sing,” Jesmyn Ward 2. “A Gentleman in Moscow,” Amor Towles … Read more

2018 Waterston Desert Writing Prize

Submissions due by April 1

Waterston Desert Writing Prize deadline — Applicants for the 2018 Waterston Desert Writing prize have … Read more

Library launches umbrella writing program

Write Here presents free offerings for writers of all genres and levels

New library program for writers — Deschutes Public Library has announced Write Here, a new … Read more

Author will speak about experiences as an illegal immigrant

Former Wall Street executive tells her story

Julissa Arce was 11 years old when her parents brought her on a tourist visa … Read more

La Seur switches genres in second novel

Montana author pivots from crime fiction to family drama

William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” might not be the most obvious inspiration for a story about Montana … Read more

Author! Author! presents Mary Roach in Bend

Writer uses formula of science and humor in her books

Best-selling writer Mary Roach will be the first to admit that a bachelor’s degree in … Read more

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