Tag Archives: Speakers

Garth Stein’s Virtual Visit with London

We received this fantastic picture from the OPA book club in London, England.  Last month they read ARR and Garth Stein skyped in to chat with them about the book. OPA Book club organizer, Danielle, had this to say about … Continue reading

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Interview with Lift author, Rebecca K. O’Connor

Jessie Sholl did a great Q&A with Lift author, Rebecca K. O’Oconnor, as she discusses writing the memoir and what she’s working on. Rebecca K. O’Connor is an author, animal trainer, and conservationist. She’s the author of natural reference books, … Continue reading

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Tatjana Soli’s Bend, OR visit

Author, Tatjana Soli, came to Bend last weekend for a reading of her NYT bestseller, The Lotus Eaters. The reading was at a local bookstore and the entire TC team was there to enjoy.  The reading included a yummy Vietnamese … Continue reading

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This just in!!!

Flashmob signing opportunity at Queen Anne Books with Terra Com’s Tatjana Soli, author of The Lotus Eaters. She will be in Seattle to tape an interview with Seattle’s beloved Nancy Pearl, so Tatjana will buzz by Queen Anne Books at 1811 Queen … Continue reading

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Erik Larson talks about In the Garden of Beasts

Erik Larson has a new book coming out later this year.   In the Garden of the Beasts follows the US Ambassador to Germany during the rise of Hitler. He is profiled by the Northwest Book Lovers blog and talks about … Continue reading

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Can you guess the author behind the mask!?!?

If you guessed Garth Stein, you’re correct!!  Garth was recently a part of the Whidbey Island Writer’s Conference and was given this mask.  It’s all leather and made by a local artist.

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Julian Smith wins Award for Crossing the Heart of Africa

Travel writer Julian Smith won a 2011 Outstanding Book Award for his travel memoir, Crossing the Heart of Africa: An Odyssey of Love and Adventure. The American Society of Journalists and Authors, an organization of professional nonfiction writers, awards books … Continue reading

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Garth Stein gives some words of wisdom to Amanda Hocking

Amanda Hocking, the poster child for self-publishing, recently revealed that she has a $2 million book contract with St. Martin’s Press. On her blog, Amanda said “I only want to be a writer. “I do not want to spend 40 … Continue reading

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Sarahlee Lawrence & River House a local favorite

Central Oregon has some amazing indie book stores that the voracious readers at Terra Communications adore.  One of those stores is Paulina Springs Books and owner, Brad Smith, was interviewed for the Northwest Book Lovers website.  It’s a great insight … Continue reading

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Heidi Durrow on NPR

Terra Communications author, Heidi Durrow, had a great interview on NPR last night.  She recently wrote an article about the 3 Nordic novels she discussed on All Things Considered.  Below is the article.  Click on the link to hear the … Continue reading

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