Yes, according to a new book by retired pro soccer player Gwendolyn Oxenham. She’ll be at Powell’s with Thorns midfielder Allie Long on September 29.
Benjamin Percy's latest project? A post-apocalyptic reimagining of the Lewis and Clark expedition. Here, he talks Oregon, the environment, and counting Stephen King among his fans.
In the countdown to Portland’s annual barhopping books festival LitHop PDX—which takes place this Thursday—we asked ten local authors what drinks paired best with their books.
The Reed College graduate shares the "very structured form" of writing a thriller.
The book, the album, and the comic that you can't miss this month
BOOKS & TALKS
Four authors to catch in Reed College's outdoor amphitheater this month.
Author, founding editor of The Believer magazine and wife to writer Dave Eggers Vendela Vida tells us why all fiction writers are liars ahead of her Powell's talk next Wednesday, June 17.
BOOKS FOR BASKING
Whatever your tastes, we've plucked 10 newly published works for your summer reading pleasure.
Portland moms help explain breast cancer—and express love—to little loved ones.
The novelist and local writing guru is honored for his “outstanding contributions to Oregon’s literary life"—and we're here for that.
With his new book, the storyteller cements his status as one of Portland’s finest raconteurs.
Out this week, a new memoir on failure from the prolific Portland composer. From errant love songs to Calvin and Hobbes, we share some highlights.