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Le Guin, Allende, Bradbury & More, This Spring at Thrilling Tales!

This Spring Thrilling Tales, the library’s popular story time for grown ups, is branching out with new monthly evening events in addition to our regular lunch hour gatherings. Now in its 15th year, the program celebrates the joy of story with … Continue reading

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Remembering Ursula K. Le Guin

Ursula K. Le Guin died in her home in Portland, Oregon on January 22nd at the age of 88. There have been so many marvelous essays and remembrances of her from Margaret Atwood, Karen Joy Fowler, Nisi Shawl, Nicola Griffith, … Continue reading

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Science Fiction Fridays: NW SF & Fantasy Authors Part 4: PORTLAND!

Posted by Misha The Seattle area is host to so many amazing science fiction and fantasy authors, but Portland is, too. Here are some authors that hail from the Portland area aka PDX aka Portlandia aka Timbers territory:

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Science Fiction Fridays: NW SF & Fantasy Writers Part 3: More Influential Writers

Just like last time, here are more influential Northwest science fiction and fantasy writers who have set and raised the bar for other writers to follow.

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