Local Authors Night POSTPONED

Friday, March 13th at 6:30




Each of our authors will give a 10-minute presentation,

followed by Q&A for the whole panel.



Reid Ridgway / Rare Earth

Craig Brestrup / Reverence for Existence

C. C. Mitchell / Clearing the Haze

Peter Nash / Coyote Bush

David Herstle Jones / Beyond the Locked Door


Complimentary refreshments before and after, plus booksignings.

Event date: 

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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Rare Earth Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631928994
Availability: Special Order
Published: Bookbaby - June 4th, 2015

Usingultra-current global politics and national security issues as his loom, Ridgwayeffortlessly weaves together a complex and intimate human drama in his debut novel Rare Earth: As China's control over the global supply of rare earth minerals begins to unravel, the political fallout threatens to expose a ring of corrupt Chinese officials.

Reverence for Existence: A Way of Knowing Cover Image
By Phd Craig Brestrup, Connie King (Designed by)
ISBN: 9780965728508
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Camino Bay Books - February 14th, 2019

This book offers an examination and reflection upon the bare fact of existence in and of itself, and of the ways in which humans can come to apprehend and relate to its daily reality. We come to realize that existence is deep with meanings and that the ways in which humans experience it, the respect they pay, makes all the difference in how both the world and their lives go.

Clearing the Haze: The Essence Chronicles Book Two Cover Image
ISBN: 9781705582923
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Independently Published - December 17th, 2019

Slavers, witches, Kingdom guards, and a wild beast...Nika's memory has returned, but her body is broken. After a traumatic event inside the palace, she escapes to ensure the safety of her newly made friends and for the sake of her own freedom.

Coyote Bush: Poems from the Lost Coast Cover Image
ISBN: 9780977842957
Availability: Special Order
Published: Off the Grid Press - January 1st, 2012

Coyote Bush is a book that pays homage to the earth. It is a paean to the stars and their constellations, the clouds and the wind, to the horses, cows, deer, and dogs, all who blessedly live without language. In these poems of place, Nash traces and retraces his time-worn paths into the hills of Northern California.

Behind the Locked Door Cover Image
ISBN: 9780578589558
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Think in the Morning - December 31st, 2019

In the 1970s, Eric Martin, a young attorney, is diagnosed with terminal cancer. Eric finds hospitals and traditional treatments insensitive and ineffective, so he decides to gamble on an unproven but popular alternative: Laetrile, legally available to him only at a clinic in Mexico. While there, he befriends an unconventional Catholic priest who