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Press Release: An Evening with Chris Bohjalian

Press Release: An Evening with Chris Bohjalian

The National Writers Series Presents: An Evening With Chris Bohjalian on Thursday, April 29 One week before the official release of his new novel Hour of the Witch, #1 New York Times best selling author Chris Bohjalian will join the National Writers Series of Traverse City on Thursday, April 29th. It's been a busy few years for ...
Press Release: An Evening with Karla Cornejo Villavicencio

Press Release: An Evening with Karla Cornejo Villavicencio

The National Writers Series Presents: An Evening With Karla Cornejo Villavicencio on Thursday, April 8 As the nation's collective attention begins to turn once again to issues of immigration reform, there's no better time to join the National Writers Series 2021 Spring season for a conversation with Karla Cornejo Villavicencio, author ...
Author Next Door Spotlight: Tricia Frey

Author Next Door Spotlight: Tricia Frey

Tricia Frey encourages new writers to “sit down and write.” By Grace Meyer While there are a lot of dog books out there, this is one of the best. -The BookLife Prize 2021. Tricia Frey’s memoir River Love: The True Story of a Wayward Sheltie, a Woman, and a Magical Place Called Rivershire, explores redemption, love, and being enough—just as ...
NWS Hosts Activist and Author Albert Woodfox

NWS Hosts Activist and Author Albert Woodfox

Political activist and award-winning author Albert Woodfox joins Traverse City’s National Writers Series on Thursday, December 3, beginning at 7 p.m. to discuss his debut biography, “Solitary: Unbroken by Four Decades in Solitary Confinement.”