Terrance Cole and a CORE LIST OF BOOKS for Alaska

Terrance Cole and a CORE LIST OF BOOKS for Alaska

Yeah, it's a bit dated but this 1993 list ALASKANA FOR LIBRARIES, A Core List of Books still stands. It was put together by a team that Included my dear friend Terrance Cole.  Terrance is currently occupied slogging down what he calls "a  junkyard smoothie made out of rusty nails and scrap iron," and I was looking over some of his books when I opened the list. No conflict of interest, but yeah, I'm proud to be included...

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Writing Science in Fiction, and in Fact with Nany Lord

Writing Science in Fiction, and in Fact with Nany Lord

With thanks to 49 Writers, we have a great opportunity to learn about using science in our writing.

"The gap between the public’s interest in science (large) and its understanding of it (smaller) has many causes, but writers can help by bringing science-based stories to life through effective storytelling. Come out to Nancy Lord's workshop today and learn with Nancy Lord, former Alaska Writer Laureate."

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Celebrate Alaska Book Week with UPON THIS ROCK, by David Marusek

Celebrate Alaska Book Week with UPON THIS ROCK, by David Marusek

If you're in Fairbanks this week stop by the Bear Gallery on Friday and Celebrate Alaska Book Week! Bring a friend to the book signing by award-winning local author, David Marusek, for his newly released novel UPON THIS ROCK, an epic new science fiction series about faith, family, and alien invasion. Set in Alaska, of course.

Can't make the book signing? Pick up -- or order -- a copy at your local bookstore, get it on line or directly from the author, David Marusek.

UPON THIS ROCK takes us on a roller coaster of adventure in Alaska's wilderness. With a satirical look at culture clash, romance and alien encounters of a weird kind, it promises to be a great read--and delivers! Don't miss it.

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