November 14, 2013
January 24, 2014
March 16, 2014
June 19, 2014
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.
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
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.