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Spokesman-Review Summer Stories Part 4

Sep 5, 2019

This episode features two Summer Stories: “Where Oh Where Is Tommy Parker?” by Chris Crutcher and “Many Crowns” by S.M. Hulse.

Now in its sixth year, the Spokesman-Review's “Summer Stories" project publishes a series of short fiction pieces written by local authors, all centered around a particular theme. This year’s theme is “Summer of ’69,” marking the 50th anniversary of that momentous summer.

You can find each week’s Summer Story in the Sunday edition of the Spokesman-Review, or at Spokesman.com. And, coming up on August 14th, The Spokesman’s Northwest Passages Book Club is hosting a Summer Stories event at the Montvale Event Center 6 p.m. Details and ticket information at Spokesman.com.

Spokesman-Review Summer Stories Part 3

Sep 5, 2019

This episode features two Summer Stories: “Good Little Mice” by Sharma Shields and “Eat, Drink, and Be Merry” by Sherry Jones.

Now in its sixth year, the Spokesman-Review's “Summer Stories" project publishes a series of short fiction pieces written by local authors, all centered around a particular theme. This year’s theme is “Summer of ’69,” marking the 50th anniversary of that momentous summer.

You can find each week’s Summer Story in the Sunday edition of the Spokesman-Review, or at Spokesman.com. And, coming up on August 14th, The Spokesman’s Northwest Passages Book Club is hosting a Summer Stories event at the Montvale Event Center 6 p.m. Details and ticket information at Spokesman.com.

Spokesman-Review Summer Stories Part 2

Sep 3, 2019

This episode features two Summer Stories: "Oracle" by Stephanie Oakes and "Tranquility Base" by Megan Rowe. Both stories are read by their authors.

Now in its sixth year, the Spokesman-Review's “Summer Stories" project publishes a series of short fiction pieces written by local authors, all centered around a particular theme. This year’s theme is “Summer of ’69,” marking the 50th anniversary of that momentous summer.

You can find each week’s Summer Story in the Sunday edition of the Spokesman-Review, or at Spokesman.com. And, coming up on August 14th, The Spokesman’s Northwest Passages Book Club is hosting a Summer Stories event at the Montvale Event Center 6 p.m. Details and ticket information at Spokesman.com.

Spokesman-Review Summer Stories Part 1

Sep 2, 2019

This episode features two Summer Stories: "New Mom" by Shawn Vestal and "The Island" by Kris Dinnison. Both stories are read by their authors.

Now in its sixth year, the Spokesman-Review's “Summer Stories" project publishes a series of short fiction pieces written by local authors, all centered around a particular theme. This year’s theme is “Summer of ’69,” marking the 50th anniversary of that momentous summer.

You can find each week’s Summer Story in the Sunday edition of the Spokesman-Review, or at Spokesman.com. And, coming up on August 14th, The Spokesman’s Northwest Passages Book Club is hosting a Summer Stories event at the Montvale Event Center 6 p.m. Details and ticket information at Spokesman.com.

Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll, Part 7

Jul 30, 2019

Published in 1872, Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There is Lewis Carroll's sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. It finds the inquisitive heroine in a fantastic land where everything is reversed. Looking-glass land is a topsy-turvy world of live chessmen, madcap kings and queens, strange mythological creatures, talking flowers, and rude insects.

Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll, Part 6

Jul 29, 2019

Published in 1872, Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There is Lewis Carroll's sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. It finds the inquisitive heroine in a fantastic land where everything is reversed. Looking-glass land is a topsy-turvy world of live chessmen, madcap kings and queens, strange mythological creatures, talking flowers, and rude insects.

Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll, Part 5

Jul 25, 2019

Published in 1872, Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There is Lewis Carroll's sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. It finds the inquisitive heroine in a fantastic land where everything is reversed. Looking-glass land is a topsy-turvy world of live chessmen, madcap kings and queens, strange mythological creatures, talking flowers, and rude insects.

Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll, Part 4

Jul 24, 2019

Published in 1872, Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There is Lewis Carroll's sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. It finds the inquisitive heroine in a fantastic land where everything is reversed. Looking-glass land is a topsy-turvy world of live chessmen, madcap kings and queens, strange mythological creatures, talking flowers, and rude insects.

Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll, Part 3

Jul 23, 2019

Published in 1872, Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There is Lewis Carroll's sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. It finds the inquisitive heroine in a fantastic land where everything is reversed. Looking-glass land is a topsy-turvy world of live chessmen, madcap kings and queens, strange mythological creatures, talking flowers, and rude insects.

Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll, Part 2

Jul 22, 2019

Published in 1872, Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There is Lewis Carroll's sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. It finds the inquisitive heroine in a fantastic land where everything is reversed. Looking-glass land is a topsy-turvy world of live chessmen, madcap kings and queens, strange mythological creatures, talking flowers, and rude insects.

Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll, Part 1

Jul 18, 2019

Published in 1872, Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There is Lewis Carroll's sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. It finds the inquisitive heroine in a fantastic land where everything is reversed. Looking-glass land is a topsy-turvy world of live chessmen, madcap kings and queens, strange mythological creatures, talking flowers, and rude insects.

One of the English language's most popular and frequently quoted books, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was the creation of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898), a distinguished scholar and mathematician who wrote under the pseudonym of Lewis Carroll. Intended for young readers but enjoyed equally by adults, the fantastic tale transformed children's literature and remains a beloved classic more than 150 years after its initial publication. 

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is read by SPR volunteer, Mary Walker.

One of the English language's most popular and frequently quoted books, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was the creation of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898), a distinguished scholar and mathematician who wrote under the pseudonym of Lewis Carroll. Intended for young readers but enjoyed equally by adults, the fantastic tale transformed children's literature and remains a beloved classic more than 150 years after its initial publication. 

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is read by SPR volunteer, Mary Walker.

One of the English language's most popular and frequently quoted books, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was the creation of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898), a distinguished scholar and mathematician who wrote under the pseudonym of Lewis Carroll. Intended for young readers but enjoyed equally by adults, the fantastic tale transformed children's literature and remains a beloved classic more than 150 years after its initial publication. 

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is read by SPR volunteer, Mary Walker.

One of the English language's most popular and frequently quoted books, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was the creation of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898), a distinguished scholar and mathematician who wrote under the pseudonym of Lewis Carroll. Intended for young readers but enjoyed equally by adults, the fantastic tale transformed children's literature and remains a beloved classic more than 150 years after its initial publication. 

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is read by SPR volunteer, Mary Walker.

One of the English language's most popular and frequently quoted books, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was the creation of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898), a distinguished scholar and mathematician who wrote under the pseudonym of Lewis Carroll. Intended for young readers but enjoyed equally by adults, the fantastic tale transformed children's literature and remains a beloved classic more than 150 years after its initial publication. 

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is read by SPR volunteer, Mary Walker.

One of the English language's most popular and frequently quoted books, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was the creation of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898), a distinguished scholar and mathematician who wrote under the pseudonym of Lewis Carroll. Intended for young readers but enjoyed equally by adults, the fantastic tale transformed children's literature and remains a beloved classic more than 150 years after its initial publication. 

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is read by SPR volunteer, Mary Walker.

One of the English language's most popular and frequently quoted books, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was the creation of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898), a distinguished scholar and mathematician who wrote under the pseudonym of Lewis Carroll. Intended for young readers but enjoyed equally by adults, the fantastic tale transformed children's literature and remains a beloved classic more than 150 years after its initial publication. 

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is read by SPR volunteer, Mary Walker.

Last Bus To Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 31

Jun 26, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus To Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 30

Jun 25, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus To Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 29

Jun 24, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 28

Jun 20, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 27

Jun 19, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 26

Jun 18, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 25

Jun 17, 2019

  

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 24

Jun 13, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 23

Jun 12, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 22

Jun 11, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 21

Jun 10, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig, Part 20

Jun 6, 2019

Join us for the stunning final novel by a great American storyteller. Last Bus to Wisdom is a coming of age novel which follows eleven-year-old Donal Cameron from the legendary Double W Ranch in Ivan Doig’s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies to faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin and back again.

 Along the way he meets a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and has a rollicking series of misadventures. 

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