VB Reads... Lynden Front Streeters

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

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1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

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Join us for Village Books Lynden's very first in-house book group! We are The Front Streeters, led by staff members Cherie and Hannah. We meet the last Thursday of each month at 6pm in the Waples Room at the Inn in Lynden, adjacent to Village Books. Between good books and good people, you're bound to have a good time! Open to all. (Authors do not usually attend).

Thursday, March 29th, 6:00pm

Mink River by Brian Doyle

In a small fictional town on the Oregon coast there are love affairs and almost-love-affairs, mystery and hilarity, bears and tears, brawls and boats, a garrulous logger and a silent doctor, rain and pain, Irish immigrants and Salish stories, mud and laughter. There's a Department of Public Works that gives haircuts and counts insects, a policeman addicted to Puccini, a philosophizing crow, beer and berries. An expedition is mounted, a crime committed, and there's an unbelievably huge picnic on the football field. Babies are born. A car is cut in half with a saw. A river confesses what it's thinking. . .

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Mink River Cover Image
By Brian Doyle, Mary Miller Doyle (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780870715853
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Oregon State University Press - October 1st, 2010

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