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Poetry Reading Saturday, March 16 at Horizon Books: Chris Dombrowski

Poetry Reading Saturday, March 16 at Horizon Books: Chris Dombrowski

A poetry reading with Chris Dombrowski, EARTH AGAIN, and Jack Ridl, PRACTICING TO WALK LIKE A HERON, will be presented at Horizon Books of Traverse City on Saturday, March 16 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. The second full-length collection from award-winning poet Chris Dombrowski, EARTH AGAIN, transports readers to an imaginative world where identity ...

NWS Featured Local Author: Jeff Kessler

Jeff Kessler is a features writer for Grand Traverse Insider and a retired elementary school teacher. He is also the author of the Victor the Friendly Vampire trilogy for young readers. Victor is a non-threatening, clever fellow who strives to be accepted. He encounters a variety of adventures that can be humorous, daring and challenging. ...
Issue 1 of the Black & Gold is out for your enjoyment.

Issue 1 of the Black & Gold is out for your enjoyment.

News: CHS Millage proponents and opponents Opinion: New "Social Host" laws prosecute parents for teens' partying New electronics and Apps allow parents to monitor your every move Election Page: The B&G interviews three local candidates on why the teen vote matters Obama vs, Romney's ideology Timeline Homecoming Focus: Game & ...
Dan Gerber to Read at Horizon

Dan Gerber to Read at Horizon

Dan Gerber, poet and author, will be reading from his latest book of poetry, SAILING THROUGH CASSIOPEIA, on Saturday, November 3 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at Horizon Books of Traverse city. Dan Gerber's mastery of layered imagery and crystalline vision marry European Romanticism with American Zen. These meditative poems engage the natural ...

"The Finish": Mark Bowden on the Hunt for Osama bin Laden

THE DAILY BEAST - Mark Bowden’s The Finish is the first book, and, to date, the definitive one, that looks at the Osama bin Laden raid from President Obama’s perspective as he sat in the Oval Office debating how to continue the then-seven-year hunt for the al Qaeda leader. Bowden was granted rare access to the president to discuss the raid ...
Local teenager, McKenzie Dempsey to publish her third fantasy novel

Local teenager, McKenzie Dempsey to publish her third fantasy novel

Local teenager, McKenzie Dempsey, is about to publish her third fantasy fiction novel, a four-book series, Spirit Hearts.  She has lectured at local schools sharing her interests, her accomplishments, and her stories. She gave a presention for students of the St. Francis School system in Traverse City on September 21st and had a book signing ...