will hold a reading and signing with "The Alaska Titan in the Cruise Ship Theme Park: A Novel" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 27, at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall.
Nancy White Carlstrom
makes a rare library appearance 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26. Carlstrom is one of the most beloved picture book writers in the country with over 50 books written including the classics "Jessie Bear, What Will You Wear," "Happy Birthday, Jesse Bear," "Raven and River," and "Does God Know How to Tie Shoes." A book signing will follow with books provided by Parnassus Books. More information is available at 225-0370.
Alaska writer John Straley
will speak at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Ketchikan Public Library. His first book "The Woman Who Married a Bear" won the Shamus Award for Best First Mystery in 1993. Since then he has won acclaim all over the world for such books as "The Curious Eat Themselves," "Angels Will Not Car," and his latest, "Cold Water Burning." A book signing will follow with books provided by Parnassus Books. Call 225-3331.