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    Author Meet and Greet with Miranda Mayer

    Meet local Author Miranda Mayer and discover her incredible Red Slipper Series. Miranda Mayer is an Oregon-based Author who resides in the Mount Hood foothills. She grew up in Europe and was weaned on classic literature and a steady flow of British science fiction. She’s an avid horsewoman specializing in English and sidesaddle. She is also a costumer, a polyglot, artist, miniaturist, and crafter at heart. She has been writing since she could pick up a pen, and has been an Austen fan since she was eleven years old. Her writings also include modern supernatural fiction, straight fiction, low fantasy and short stories. Friday, November 2, 2018 at 7 PM –…

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    Banned Book Week

    Q: Why Banned Books Week? A: Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Highlighting the value of free and open access to information, Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community –- librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types –- in shared support of the freedom to seek, to publish, to read, and to express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular. By focusing on efforts across the country to remove or restrict access to books, Banned Books Week draws national attention to the harms of censorship. The books featured during Banned Books Week have all been targeted for removal or restrictions in…

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    Local Science Fiction Author – James Ross Wilks

    Pick up your NEW copy at the Book Nook! The year is 2126. Mars and the Moon have been colonized, and mankind has begun to push out into the Jovian sector, the dark region of space beyond the asteroid belt rich with resources but also rife with danger. Clea Staples is the captain of Gringolet, a commuter vessel that ferries passengers and cargo for the corporations that finance off-world colonies and mining operations.  She and her crew have just accepted a lucrative job that will take them from Earth to Mars, and then beyond to a tiny mining facility in orbit around distant Saturn. What they don’t know, however, is that…

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    Meet Local Author Linda K. Richison

    Friday, October 5 at 7 PM – 10 PM Come meet local Author Linda K Richison and discover her “Spirit of Love” series. The characters will entertain you with their witty humor, romantic interludes and a touch of mystical fantasy. With their enlightening personalities, they are sure to touch your heart, lend you a tear and make you smile.

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    Project Canby Local

    The Book Nook is launching a project to help local businesses in Canby to connect easily with our local community as well as help share the importance of supporting our local economy. CanbyLocal.com is an Business/Organization Directory and Event resource for Canby only. With the Website and CanbyLocal mobile application our goal is to place our local business and events at our communities fingertips in one place. For the community it can be frustrating to try to keep up with many different place to find out what is going on and for businesses and organizations it can be frustrating trying to determine where to advertise and post events. Find more…

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    Meet Local Author William Alton

    Friday, September 7 at 7 PM – 8 PM Reading, discussion and book signing. Local author and teen mental health advocate William Alton will be here to read from his new book “comfortable madness” and discuss serious mental health issues. *We advise this event be for adults and mature teens 18 and up.