Non-Fiction Book Addresses PTSD, Service Dogs, and Foreign Travel in a Hilarious and Illuminating Tale

PTSD is not humorous a matter but author Pamela Foster recounts her adventure in Panama with spouse and 150-pound canine helpers in such a way that readers come away with deeper understanding of the long-lasting effects of war—and with tears of laughter in their eyes. Clueless Gringos in Paradise: Adventures with my husband, his PTSD, and… Continue reading Non-Fiction Book Addresses PTSD, Service Dogs, and Foreign Travel in a Hilarious and Illuminating Tale

Ozark Baseball Chronicled in J.B. Hogan New Book

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Author and historian J.B. Hogan launches his new book about the Fayetteville Angels and minor league baseball in our area in the 1930s at the Fayetteville Public Library on Saturday, November 23, at 11:00 a.m. to noon. A book signing will follow the presentation. Angels in the Ozarks is the nearly forgotten… Continue reading Ozark Baseball Chronicled in J.B. Hogan New Book

Best-selling Author Sandra Dallas Through the Eyes of Women

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Sandra Dallas talks about her research, writing, and love of history in “Through the Eyes of Women: Writing about Women’s Roles and the Westward Expanion” on November 21, 2013 at 6:00-7:00 p.m. in Little Rock.  Sponsored by the Arkansas Reading Association, the event is free and open to the public.  Sandra… Continue reading Best-selling Author Sandra Dallas Through the Eyes of Women

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WhoDunits Tour Nightbird Books

WhoDunits Book Club will tour Nightbird Books Monday, November 11 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Book store owner Lisa Sharp will host the tour and share her perspective about trends in books and publishing.

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Denver Professor Offers Essay Workshop at September 5, 2013

Creative nonfiction veteran Doug Hesse will offer an evening workshop on essay writing September 5, 2013 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Fayetteville Public Library. He will focus on strategies that skilled writers of personal essays and short memoirs use to make their writing compelling to others. Hesse is the founding Executive Director of the Writing… Continue reading Denver Professor Offers Essay Workshop at September 5, 2013

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Bryan Borland Workshop at the Fayetteville Public Library

Sibling Rivalry Press founder and publisher Bryan Borland will present a morning poetry writing workshop at the Fayetteville Public Library on Friday, September 6, 2013. He will guide participants through fine-tuning poems for publication, share tips on how to get noticed by publishers, and how to avoid pitfalls when submitting work. In just three years,… Continue reading Bryan Borland Workshop at the Fayetteville Public Library

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Molly Giles Returns to Fayetteville Public Library

When you think sharp-edged short stories, think Molly Giles. Want to read a contemporary, tightly structured tale? Pick up Molly Giles. Need a story with heart and soul and commonplace people? Read Molly Giles. On Thursday, September 5 Giles will be at the Fayetteville Public Library for a full day craft workshop for beginning and… Continue reading Molly Giles Returns to Fayetteville Public Library

Tin Hollow, Murder, and a Small Arkansas Town with J.B.

J. B. Hogan: Past, Present and Future By Nancy Hartney On September 10, 2015, from 2-4 p.m. in the Walker Room of the Fayetteville Public Library, J.B  Hogan will roll out his latest novel, Tin Hollow, a tale of  life in  small Arkansas town. When a popular minor league baseball player is found murdered in an… Continue reading Tin Hollow, Murder, and a Small Arkansas Town with J.B.