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September 2015 in Missoula, Montana: A Celebration of the Written Word
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Friday, September 11 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Book Clubs: Print and Digital

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Exploring ways to utilize new internet technologies such as web cameras, Google Hangout, and instant chatting, SuzAnne Miller and Judy Blunt have developed an effective and fun way to gather book lovers from across the globe for real time conversations and opportunities to connect directly with book authors. Learn about their unique Dunrovin Book Club and its potential to showcase local authors and enable them to communicate directly with their readers.  

Barbara Theroux will also present a booktalk about books for Book Club selections, with several of the authors present. A list of suggested titles will be available as a handout.  

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Barbara Theroux

Barbara Theroux is the Founder and Manager of Fact & Fiction, an independent bookstore in Missoula, which will be celebrating its 30th anniversary next year. She grew up and attend college in Pennsylvania, then worked in school and public libraries in Oregon and Idaho, before becoming a bookseller at WSU in Pullman, WA. She has served as a past director of The American Booksellers Association; taught at a variety of bookseller schools... Read More →

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Judy Blunt

Judy Blunt spent more than 30 years on wheat and cattle ranches in northeastern Montana, before leaving that life to attend the University of Montana.  Her book of poems, Not Quite Stonewon the Merriam-Frontier Award, and was published in 1991.  Her best-selling memoir, Breaking Clean, was published by A.A. Knopf in 2002 and met with wide critical acclaim.  Her essays explore the complexity of growing up a girl in... Read More →
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SuzAnne Miller

SuzAnne Miller is the owner of Dunrovin Ranch. A fourth-generation Montanan and career biometrician with 35 years of working for state, federal and international natural resource management agencies, SuzAnne grew up roaming the mountains and fishing the streams of western Montana. Her love of nature, animals, science, education and the arts prompted her to create the world’s first cyber... Read More →

Friday September 11, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Fact & Fiction Bookstore 220 N Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT 59802

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