Announcing the 2013/2014 Author! Author! Series

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 immortal-life_sm.jpg Rebecca Skloot
November 14, 2013
7:00 p.m.
 parttimeindian-jacketpb_jpg_sm.jpg Sherman Alexie
January 24, 2014
7:00 p.m. 
 wild_jpg_sm.jpg Cheryl Strayed
March 16, 2014
4:00 p.m. 
SOLD OUT
march_jpg_sm.jpg  Geraldine Brooks
June 19, 2014
7:00 p.m. 

  For the 2013/2014 series, there are two sections of open seating to choose from:
*General Admission Tickets are $20 per event or $70 for the entire series.
*Preferred Seating Tickets are $75 per event or $260 for entire series and include preferred seating
in auditorium & private author reception.

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Click here for the mail-in order form

Rebecca Skloot Thursday, November 14, 2013, 7:00 p.m., Bend High School Auditorium
Rebecca Skloot is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Her award-winning science writing has appeared in The New York Times
Magazine, O, The Oprah Magazine, Discover and many other publications.

Sherman Alexie Friday, January 24, 2014, 7:00 p.m., Bend High School Auditorium
Sherman Alexie is the author of several books including the 2007 National Book Award winner for Young People’s Literature, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.
Alexie is the winner of the 2010 PEN/Faulkner Award and the 2001 PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in the Short Story.

Cheryl Strayed Sunday, March 16, 2014, 4:00 p.m., Bend High School Auditorium SOLD OUT
Author of #1 New York Times bestseller Wild, the New York Times bestseller Tiny Beautiful Things, and the novel Torch. Strayed won the Barnes & Noble Discover Award, the
Indie Choice Award, an Oregon Book Award, a Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award, and a Midwest Booksellers Choice Award.

Geraldine Brooks Thursday, June 19, 2014, 7:00 p.m., Bend High School Auditorium
Brooks was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in fiction in 2006 for her novel March. Her most recent novel, Caleb’s Crossing (April 2012), was a New York Times bestseller. Other novels, Year of Wonders and People of the Book, are international bestsellers, translated into more than 25 languages.

 

Now in its second year, Author! Author! is the Deschutes Public Library Foundation's visiting author literary series. Author! Author! brings our country's top authors to Bend for a lively discussion of the author's current works, literature and writing process. All proceeds benefit the Deschutes Public Library. Thank you for your support!

 

Author! Author! is made possible by our presenting sponsors:

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