Stories tagged: Northwest Passages Book Club
Sun., April 8, 2018, 6 a.m.
Tara Westover was raised without a birth certificate, medical care or a formal education. “Educated,” the gripping story of Westover’s self-invention after a brutally hard upbringing, is winning acclaim across …
UPDATED: Sun., April 1, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
Best-selling author coming to Spokane
Sat., March 24, 2018, 5 p.m.
On April 11, former state poet laureate Tod Marshall joins The Spokesman-Review’s
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
Tickets are available for April events hosts hosted by The Spokesman-Review’s popular Northwest Passages Book Club and Community Forum.
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 11:44 a.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Northwest Passages Book Club and Community Forum has a fresh lineup for spring, including outgoing state poet laureate Tod Marshall and best-selling authors J.A. Jance and Jess Walter.
Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 10:56 a.m.
The $10,000 award honors nonfiction books of both literary quality and social impact, and nominees include Nate Blakeslee, whose “American Wolf” was the December book of the Northwest Passages Book …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Super librarian Nancy Pearl never expected to write a novel. “It was never on my bucket list,” she said, speaking before an audience of nearly 170 people Saturday in the …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 6:23 a.m.
We’re off to the library tonight. Not looking for books. Not checking out DVDs. Not planning to Google stuff on the computer. Not seeking to check out another installment of …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 11:47 a.m.
Reviewing lists of top checkouts from both the Spokane Puiblic Library and the Spokane County Library District reveals patterns and trends about what Spokane read or listened to last year.
Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 3:43 p.m.
Her life is a nearly open book.
Sun., Jan. 14, 2018
The only librarian with her own action figure makes cranking out her first novel sound almost easy.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 11:12 a.m.
Two authors from the Inland Northwest are among the winners of the 2018 Pacific Northwest Book Awards.
Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 5 a.m.
Coming out in 2018 are new volumes from a Pulitzer Prize winner with North Idaho roots, two winners of the Washington Book Award, popular local young adult authors and poets …
Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 5 a.m.
Pearl, the only librarian with her own action figure and the author of the novel, “George and Lizzie,” will be on stage in conversation with Sharma Shields, a Spokane author …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
“American Wolf,” the nonfiction story of an alpha female in Yellowstone, drew about 150 people to the December meeting of The Spokesman-Review’s Northwest Passages Book Club.
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 10:02 a.m.
In “American Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West,” Nate Blakeslee provides the history of the trials and triumphs of wolf reintroduction. At its heart, it …
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 2:26 p.m.
On Dec. 6, Blakeslee comes to Spokane for a community forum with The Spokesman-Review’s Northwest Passages Book Club. In an interview ahead of his visit, the Texas journalist and author …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 3:15 p.m.
Northwest Passages, The Spokesman-Review’s book club, debuted Thursday with a discussion with Shawn Vestal, author of “Daredevils.”
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 2:14 p.m.
Here’s an excerpt from Chapter One of “American Wolf,” a community read of the Northwest Passages Book Club. By Nate Blakeslee
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
Northwest Passages is the new book club sponsored by The Spokesman-Review. Each month, Spokane-area readers will be invited to read along, join in the conversation and attend author events. Up …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review is launching a community book club to celebrate and enjoy great authors and stories of the Northwest. We invite our readers to join us for evenings of exploration, …
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Vestal’s win marks the third straight year the fiction prize has gone to a Spokane author.