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'The Risk Of Us' Novel Explores Becoming A Foster Parent

April 24, 2019

“The Risk of Us” is Rachel Howard’s debut novel. It’s about a couple who fosters a child with the goal of adopting her. But along with the joys, there are significant bumps along the way, leading the couple of have to make a pivotal decision.

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UC Davis Art History Professor Traces Medieval Armenian Manuscript 'From Genocide To Justice'

April 23, 2019

Prof. Heghnar Zeitlian Watenpaugh discusses her book “The Missing Pages: The Modern Life of a Medieval Manuscript, from Genocide to Justice” before Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day on April 24.

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Catriona McPherson Serves Up 'Scot & Soda' In New Lexy Campbell Mystery

April 17, 2019

Mystery author Catriona McPherson returns with her latest installment in the Last Ditch series, “Scot & Soda.”

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Author Lauren Markham Tells Story Of Migration Through The Eyes Of Twin Brothers From El Salvador

April 10, 2019

Author Lauren Markham discusses her nonfiction book“The Far Away Brothers: Two Young Migrants & The Making of an American Life” before the Auburn One Book One Community events.

Courtesy Barbara Van Driel.

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Former FBI Special Agent Shares #MeToo Memoir 'It Never Happened'

February 20, 2019

Former FBI Special Agent Barbara Van Driel shares her #MeToo stories collected in a new memoir.

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Author Reyna Grande Reflects On Immigrants Facing Impossible Choices, Just Like Her Parents Did

February 14, 2019

Author Reyna Grande joins us to share her latest book, a memoir called "A Dream Called Home."

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Sacramento Bee Veteran Andy Furillo Shares His Debut Novel

December 3, 2018

Veteran journalist Andy Furillo joins us to talk about his new self-published novel, "The First Year," which follows a wood sculptor in Sacramento trying to make sense of what happened at the dawn of the age of Trump.


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The Journey Behind Publishing Marie Reynolds' Book Of Poetry 'Seaworthy'

November 13, 2018

A new book of poetry written by a Sacramento nurse who recently died from breast cancer has been released and will be celebrated with a reading.

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Revisiting ‘The Jaguar That Prowls Our Dreams’ By Mary Mackey

November 12, 2018 | Cody Drabble

Poet Mary Mackey will share works from her new collection at the South Natomas Library this weekend.

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Former Modesto Bee Journalist Jeff Jardine Pays Tribute To Veterans In 'Home To The Brave'

November 8, 2018

Author Jeff Jardine shares his book “Home to the Brave” and talks about the veterans in his community.

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