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Area 3, Downtown Sandpoint 

Area 2, Garfield Bay

Meet Lake Pend Oreille  

Pivot Spokane is a live storytelling event hosted quarterly. It returned to full production with a performance on June 17 at the Washington Cracker Building.  I Got You was the theme of the evening's six performances heard July 12-14 on KPBX at 6:30 pm on The Bookshelf. In this episode, storytellers Kiantha Duncan and Darrien Mack take the stage.

Pivot Spokane is a live storytelling event hosted quarterly. It returned to full production with a performance on June 17 at the Washington Cracker Building. I Got You was the theme of the evening's six performances heard July 12-14 on KPBX at 6:30 pm on The Bookshelf. In this episode, storytellers Josh Armstrong and Jennifer Mesa take the stage. 

Pivot Spokane is a live storytelling event hosted quarterly. It returned to full production with a performance on June 17 at the Washington Cracker Building. I Got You was the theme of the evening's six performances  heard July 12-14 on KPBX at 6:30 pm on The Bookshelf.  In this episode, storytellers Katie Blackburn and Adam Schluter take the stage. 

Berry Wong

On this edition of Northwest Arts Review, we dip into our archives for segments from two interviews with author Timothy Egan, whose fascinating true life crime story Breaking Blue is currently featured on The Bookshelf. Also up are Nathan Weinbender and Dan Webster’s takes on the new sci-fi thriller A Quiet Place, Part II and the final installment of music from our recent Sibling Revelry Kids’ Concert, featuring the Treis family of St. John, Washington.

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 15

May 26, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 14

May 25, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 13

May 24, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 12

May 20, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 11

May 19, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 10

May 18, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 9

May 17, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 8

May 13, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 7

May 12, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 6

May 11, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 5

May 10, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 4

May 6, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 3

May 5, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 2

May 4, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

From A Limestone Ledge, Part 1

May 3, 2021

From a Limestone Ledge: Some Essays and Other Ruminations about Country Life in Texas by John Graves 

Read for The Bookshelf by Tom Bacon

"Wild Encounters"

Apr 29, 2021

Producer Jane Fritz presents "Wild Encounters." This program was originally broadcast in 1997.

Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Eileen Garvin now lives in Hood River, Oregon, which is located on the south bank of the Columbia River near Mount Hood. She's been a freelance writer for more than fifteen years, writing about travel, outdoor recreation and small business for various online and print media outlets. Her work has appeared with PsychologyToday.com, The Oregonian, Travel Oregon, and Creative Non-Fiction Magazine. 

Garvin's new novel is The Music of Bees.

In part two of four Chris Maccini shares reflections from Tod Marshall and those who have been impacted by his service as Poet Laureate. 

Tod Marshall reflects in written form, in his article in The Inlander

This program first aired in February, 2018

In the first of a four-part series, Chris Maccini shares reflections from Tod Marshall and those who have been impacted by his service as Poet Laureate.

Tod Marshall reflects, in written form, in a piece in The Inlander

This program first aired in February, 2018

Get Lit! 2021 Preview

Apr 8, 2021

Get Lit! is Spokane's annual literary festival, hosted by Eastern Washington University. The festival will be held online April 12th-18th and nearly all events can be viewed for free from the comfort of your own home. The full festival schedule is at GetLitFestival.org.

In this special Get Lit! preview, we'll hear an interview with festival organizers Kate Peterson and Claire Walla, plus readings from some 2021 festival authors.

adventistbookcenter.com

African Rice Heart is an earthy, candid, and poetic narrative that traces Emily Star Wilkens's journey of growth, challenge, and discovery. You too will feel the heartbeat – sometimes strong, sometimes irregular, but always present – as Emily weaves her stories of wonder and longing, tragedy and tears, and ultimately, the sense of belonging she found during her year of service in Béré, Chad. (Summary from adventistbookcenter.com)

African Rice Heart, Part 10

Apr 7, 2021
adventistbookcenter.com

African Rice Heart is an earthy, candid, and poetic narrative that traces Emily Star Wilkens's journey of growth, challenge, and discovery. You too will feel the heartbeat – sometimes strong, sometimes irregular, but always present – as Emily weaves her stories of wonder and longing, tragedy and tears, and ultimately, the sense of belonging she found during her year of service in Béré, Chad. (Summary from adventistbookcenter.com)

African Rice Heart, Part 9

Apr 6, 2021
adventistbookcenter.com

African Rice Heart is an earthy, candid, and poetic narrative that traces Emily Star Wilkens's journey of growth, challenge, and discovery. You too will feel the heartbeat – sometimes strong, sometimes irregular, but always present – as Emily weaves her stories of wonder and longing, tragedy and tears, and ultimately, the sense of belonging she found during her year of service in Béré, Chad. (Summary from adventistbookcenter.com)

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