The Disney+ original, based on books by cartoonist Stephen Pastis, premieres Friday.
Q + A
'Tightrope' traces the ripple effects of generational poverty in Yamhill, Oregon, and what can be done to break the cycle.
Esperanza Spalding snags her fourth Grammy, and Literary Arts announces the 2020 Oregon Book Award finalists.
Owner David Abel is still looking for the stolen books, including rare works by Andy Warhol and Samuel Beckett.
Plus, a play that melted our writer’s face off.
Conner Reed and Fiona McCann
A major publishing house wants to embargo its new releases. Librarians are fighting back.
Book Festival 2019
The event heralded in its 15th year on Saturday, and proved why it’s one of the city’s most essential.
The kids are all right—and they lined up in droves on Saturday to see Raina Telgemeier, Rainbow Rowell, and more.
More than 100 writers are inbound for the annual bibliophile’s bonanza.
BOOKS & TALKS
Oregonian BriAnne Wills turns her beloved blog into a beautiful new coffee table book.
Unforeseen, out July 16, assembles 17 engrossing tales by the longtime Portland author.
The Portland-based author of Swamplandia returns with Orange World.
Q & A
On the heels of a new memoir, the style icon and designer presents his show at Revolution Hall on March 20.
Writer Greg Rucka, along with artists Justin Greenwood and Matthew Southworth, will be executive producers.
Paul Collins's new book, Blood and Ivy, exhumes a once-infamous doctor-on-doctor crime.
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