National best-sellers

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

Harvard professor and best-selling author to speak in Bend

Robert D. Putnam will discuss impact of growing opportunity gap on American youth

Respected author and scholar Robert D. Putnam uses empirical data and poignant testimonies to explore … Read more

Q&A with author Nathaniel Brodie

Who: Portland-based author Nathaniel Brodie was announced this week as the winner of the 2019 … Read more

Oregon on fire

Sean Davis examines Oregon’s wilderness fires and the people who fight them

As summer approaches, Central Oregonians’ thoughts turn to camping, hiking, mountain biking, paddling and the … Read more

National Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, April 20, compiled from data … Read more

A Novel Idea heads to outer space

Author Robert Kurson to discuss “Rocket Men” and man’s first journey to the moon

The Deschutes Public Library’s popular community reading program, A Novel Idea … Read Together, explored … Read more

National best-sellers for week ending April 13

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, April 13, compiled from data … Read more

Author’s personal trauma adds emotional depth to her fiction

Diane Les Becquets to discuss her latest thriller April 27 in Sunriver

Diane Les Becquets’ career was in high gear in early 2016. She was a professor … Read more

Best-sellers for the week ending April 6

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, April 6, compiled from data … Read more

Book review: As Paris was liberated, another invasion began

“Dateline — Liberated Paris: The Hotel Scribe and the Invasion of the Press” by Ronald Weber

“Dateline — Liberated Paris: The Hotel Scribe and the Invasion of the Press” By Ronald … Read more

Recommended reading from Central Oregon librarians

Tales for book lovers of all ages

Children’s books “Hello, I’m Here!” by Helen Frost, photography by Rick Lieder The collaborative mastery … Read more

Northwest best-sellers

Hardcover fiction 1. “Where the Crawdads Sing,” Delia Owens 2. “The American Agent,” Jacqueline Winspear … Read more

Best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, March 30, compiled from data … Read more

Caldecott Medal winner Matthew Cordell to speak in Bend

Cordell is one of eight presenters at Youth Lit Fest

Matthew Cordell reached a pinnacle of the children’s literature world in January 2018 when he … Read more

Pierre Jarawan’s debut novel is a mystery and love story

“The Storyteller” explores a young immigrant’s search for his father and his own identity

When German poet and author Pierre Jarawan envisioned the plot of his debut novel, “The … Read more

This week’s best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, March 16, compiled from data … Read more

Recommended reading from Central Oregon librarians

Tales for book lovers of all ages

Children’s books “The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise” by Dan Gemeinhart Coyote Sunrise and her … Read more

Northwest best-sellers

Hardcover fiction 1. “Where the Crawdads Sing,” Delia Owens 2. “Black Leopard, Red Wolf,” Marlon … Read more

This week’s best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, March 9, compiled from data … Read more

Writer Richard Russo caps Author! Author! season in Bend

Pulitzer Prize winner’s writing balances humor and heartbreak

Portland, Maine-based teacher, novelist and screenwriter Richard Russo is renowned for witty writing that sometimes … Read more

This week’s best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, March 2, compiled from data … Read more

Pete Townshend’s rock novel out in November

NEW YORK — The Who’s Pete Townshend, the man who helped invent the rock opera, … Read more

Springfield author’s young adult novels combine history, mythology and adventure

William Ritter joins six other writers for YA festival in Bend

A setback in William Ritter’s teaching career had a positive side. It led to the … Read more

This week’s best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, Feb. 23, compiled from data … Read more

Experience the terror of the IRA in Northern Ireland

Jean McConville was a widowed mother of 10 children in Belfast when the IRA came … Read more

Busy author has no time to waste

Kate Dyer-Seeley writes four different mystery series

Ashland mystery author Kate Dyer-Seeley has been writing multiple series almost from the start of … Read more

This week’s best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, Feb. 16, compiled from data … Read more

Recommended reading from Central Oregon librarians

Tales for book lovers of all ages

Children’s books “Wolf in the Snow” by Matthew Cordell This wordless picture book won the … Read more

Northwest best-sellers

Hardcover fiction 1. “Black Leopard, Red Wolf,” Marlon James 2. “Where the Crawdads Sing,” Delia … Read more

This week’s best-sellers

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Saturday, Feb. 9, compiled from data … Read more

It’s all about the journey for author McCann

National Book Award winner Colum McCann to speak at Author! Author! in Bend

When author Colum McCann sits down to write a novel or short story, he’s never … Read more

Pam Houston is a writer in motion

New memoir chronicles the healing effects of nature and her rural home

Writer Pam Houston is well known for her peripatetic lifestyle. She divides her time among … Read more

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