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Apple Season Indeed

RIP design guru Steve Jobs, not your average computer type.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 10/07/2011

Now Read This


A Salem author seeks closure—or the best he can get.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 09/21/2011


Five Questions For… Deborah Reed/Audrey Braun

Local writer splits herself in two.

  • By Heather Strang
  • Published 09/21/2011


There is A Certain Kind of Woman

The winner of this year’s Wordstock short-fiction contest paints an unsentimental portrait of love, loss, and the power of family.

  • By Monona Wali
  • Published 09/21/2011

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Portland Zine Reader’s Guide

Just in time for Zine Symposium, Floating World Comics owner Jason Leivian shares a few favorite titles.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 08/06/2011

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Poetry in Place

Forget the workaday functionality of ordinary maps; in this book, author Denis Wood redraws and redefines his neighborhood based on everything from radio wav...

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 06/27/2011


Handcrafted Images and Words on Modernism

This book is eye candy for anyone who loves modern domesticity. Leslie Williamson captures the intimate interiors of well-known designers in her book: Handcr...

  • By Teri Gelber
  • Published 06/14/2011


Five Questions For… Vanessa Veselka

Vanessa Vaselka creates a dystopian version of Portland, that's not really Portland.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 05/20/2011

Out and About

Nikki McClure Book Signing

Come meet renown PNW artist Nikki McClure and buy her most recent book, To Market, To Market at a book signing event on May 14.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 05/10/2011

Out & About

Super Natural Girls Sign Books

Two Favorite Cookbook Authors join forces Friday night for a signing at The Cleaners, Ace Hotel

  • By Teri Gelber
  • Published 04/28/2011


Home Stills book

Home Stills by Bastienne Schmidt is a beautiful photographic look at suburban solitude well worth a place on any bookshelf.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 04/01/2011

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Recovery Road

From author Blake Nelson, Recovery Road takes us on a journey through the life of a 16-year-old girl who struggles to remove herself from her past life's experiences with drugs and alcohol.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 02/16/2011


30 Seconds With… Chelsea Cain

An interview with author Chelsea Cain. She tells us about her quirky serial killer mystery novels and her choice of murder weapons.

  • Published 02/11/2011


The Destroyer

An interview with best-selling science fiction author S.M. Stirling, who has envisioned a post-apocalyptic Oregon in his Emberverse series. _Tears of the Sun_ will be published in September 2011.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 01/19/2011


30 seconds with… Richard Settersten

The coauthor of _Not Quite Adults_, comes to the aid of twentysomething late-bloomers.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 12/22/2010

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Tune In: The Speakeasy

New OPB arts & culture show features some names we recognize.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 12/18/2010


November Bright Lights

  • Published 11/19/2010

Portland Monthly Book Exerpt


In his new autobiography, _Cache: Creating Natural Economies_, Spencer Beebe offers a tell-all look at his successes, failures, and the larger, often rut-ridden forks in the road between.

  • By Spencer Beebe
  • Published 11/18/2010

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5 Questions for Viva Las Vegas

The stripper/author exposes her passions, motivations—and "Lutheran ethnicity."

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 11/03/2010


Text Appeal

This year marked the 5th annual Text Ball, an integral part of the Wordstock festival. This year's theme, "Text Appeal," inspired a variety of alluring costumes—all home-made. _*Watch the slideshow*_

  • By Georgia Perry
  • Published 10/20/2010
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