When authors meet their readers at book signings and other events, they usually greet those fans with warm smiles.
If you mention Wallace Stegner or Edward Abbey to a reader in the Western United States — Utah, say, or Montana — you're likely to hear a strong opinion, and possibly even a personal anecdote, about "Wally" or "Ed," two of the most influential Western novelists and environmentalists of the 20th century.
If your dad is a sports fan, one of these books might be a fine Father's Day gift.
Lende, 56, writes obituaries for the Chilkat Valley News in Haines, Alaska, and is also a columnist for the Alaska Dispatch News. She has contributed essays and commentary to NPR, the New York Times and National Geographic Traveler. Her most …
Kristin Cast (Amber Smoke) and P.C. Cast, authors of the House of Night series, will discuss and sign Kristin's first paranormal adult novel at 7 p.m. Thursday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa.
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UPDATE, 8:47: Mahtook said he was excited to be in the lineup and, despite flying from Durham to Denver to LA, "If I was tired before, I'm not anymore. Adrenaline is going to take over there.'' ... Cash said there wasn't much new on OF Desmond Jennings' knee except that it has been "frustrating" for all. ... The Angels have Mike Trout at DH for just the second time this season.