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Delectable Desserts

by Heather O. Baking has been one of my passions since I was a kid. When I took a quarter of home economics in middle school, I was on cloud nine (especially because I’d taken agriculture the previous quarter and all we did was pull weeds. Gardeners, you have my full admiration). What Type A […]

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Thrills & Chills: Mysteries to Die For with Waverly Curtis

Author Q & A Featuring Waverly Curtis by Marie Oak Harbor Library presents Thrills & Chills, a series of four programs featuring authors of mystery and suspense (September 28-October 18). A different author will appear each week and will sign books following their program. Wind & Tide Books will provide book sales at each event. Fans will […]

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Thrills & Chills: Mysteries to Die For with Martha Crites

Author Q & A Featuring Martha Crites by Marie Oak Harbor Library presents Thrills & Chills, a series of four programs featuring authors of mystery and suspense (September 28-October 18). A different author will appear each week and will sign books following their program. Wind & Tide Books will provide book sales at each event. Previously, […]

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Thrills & Chills: Mysteries to Die For with Ingrid Thoft

By Marie Oak Harbor Library presents Thrills & Chills, a series of four programs featuring authors of mystery and suspense (September 28 – October 18). A different author will appear each week and sign books following their program.  Wind & Tide Books will provide book sales at each event. Last week J.A. Jance was interviewed on […]

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Thrills & Chills: Mysteries to Die For with J.A. Jance

Author Q & A Featuring J.A. Jance by Marie Just in time to usher in fall – the quintessential season for settling in with a good mystery – the Oak Harbor Library will present Thrills & Chills, a series of four programs featuring authors of mystery and suspense. A different author will appear each week and […]

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TEDx “Rock Star” Reading Recommendations

by Ruth G. Sarri Gilman has topped the charts on TEDxSnoIsleLibraries with over 9,000 views (and counting) for her talk, “Good Boundaries Free You”. In her decades of experience as a family therapist, Sarri has seen hundreds of people go from being overwhelmed, exhausted and stressed out, to becoming people who trust themselves, are decisive, and committed […]

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Meet the Author Next Door: Lenita Sheridan

(by Lenita Sheridan) Though Lenita Sheridan was born in Seattle, she spent most of her growing up years in Fairbanks, Alaska, particularly the Goldstream Valley. She loved to play in the Alaskan woods. The forest was a source of imagination and inspiration for her. She became a Christian at age eleven. Her Christianity has influenced […]

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Meet the Author Next Door: Margaret Bendet

(by Margaret Bendet) Margaret Bendet, author of Learning to Eat Along the Way, is a free-lance editor and memoir writing teacher. After helping hundreds of people find the voice to tell their stories, Margaret decided that every story can be told—even one as thorny as her own. It became a personal challenge to do this; […]

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Meet the Author Next Door: Garr Kuhl

Garr Kuhl is a retired teacher/administrator for the Los Angeles Unified School District. He has been writing for over twenty years. His short stories have been published in AIM Magazine, Lace Magazine, Hob Nob, and Dream International Quarterly. In addition to these, he has published educational material and newspaper articles and written for television. His […]

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Meet the Author Next Door: Dan Pedersen

  Dan Pedersen and his artist-wife Sue live in the woods of Whidbey Island where Dan writes, and studies and photographs wildlife, and explores the world before dawn with his canine partner, Duncan. A lifelong journalist, Dan finds his best stories today in the quirky joys of rural living and small-town people.       […]

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