THE BRIDGEHUNTER'S CHRONICLES Book of the Month: The Bridges of Madison County
Let's start the very first Book of the Month for 2013 with a question for the forum:
Can you name a book or literary piece that features a bridge (or bridges) serving as a centerpiece to an even bi... Posted on 1/17/13 at 9:21 AM
SLOWINGTHERACINGMIND Opinions Get Us Into Trouble
Most of us tend to have an opinion. I sure do on just about any subject except where we should eat tonightmuch to the huzs chagrin. With technological advances and the trappings that have come with t... Posted on 7/13/12 at 7:30 AM
JAMESTOWN COLLEGE NEWS A Desert of Snow
North Dakota Poet Laureate Larry Woiwode and Associate Poet Laureate Rick Watson will present A Desert of Snow, an evening of songs, readings and improvisations, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19 in the ... Posted on 1/13/12 at 3:31 PM
STAFF BLOG THE AREA VOICES COMMUNITY Areavoices Digest #46 - Should I watch the game or read a book?
I was torn this past Sunday. The Minnesota Vikings were playing late that afternoon but I was also smack dab in the middle of a great book. I've never claimed to be a huge Vikings fan. In fact, I grew... Posted on 9/14/11 at 2:51 PM
STAFF BLOG OH LOOK, A SHINY THING! To Be or Not To Be... Silly
I watched a delightful movie this weekend. Or maybe I watched a terrible movie. Or maybe I watched one of the greatest plays in English literature. It's kind of hard to tell, since what I saw was Myst... Posted on 10/18/10 at 2:35 PM
Jamestown College will host a book signing for authors Larry Woiwode and Laurel Woiwode at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the lobby of the Unruh and Sheldon Center. The event is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase at the event. Refreshments will be served.
The American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers awarded the Bela Bartok Award for Outstanding Ethnomusicological Book to California State University/ Fullerton’s Lynn Sargeant Nov. 14 in New York.
After a series of painful relationships, Jen Waters set out to prove definitively that the man of her dreams did not exist, creating a list of impossible traits a man would have to have for her to marry again.
“The Purple Orchid List” tells the story of that list and the man who met the qualifications.
By Kari Lucin, The Jamestown Sun
, December 20, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) — Jack Gantos' "Dead End in Norvelt" has won the John Newbery Medal for the best children's book of 2011. Chris Raschka's "A Ball for Daisy" won the Randolph Caldecott award for best illustrated story.
Hillel Italie, AP National Writer
, January 23, 2012
A children’s book author with roots in Jamestown will return to the state of her childhood next month.
Barbara McClintock, author and illustrator of award-winning titles including “Adele and Simon,” “Dahlia” and “Cinderella” heads to North Dakota in October to make presentations throughout the region including in Devils Lake on Oct. 6, the American Association of University Women bookstore in Jamestown on Oct. 8 and at Jamestown College on Oct. 11.
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