Chuckanut Radio Hour featuring The Rejections! with Stephanie Kallos, Garth Stein, and Jennie Shortridge

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 6:30pm

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Whatcom Community College
Heiner Theater
Bellingham, WA 98226

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An evening of Literature and Rock & Roll with Stephanie Kallos, Garth Stein, and Jennie Shortridge!

Join us as we welcome The Rejections (and Trailing Spouses) to the Chuckanut Radio Hour for an evening of great music and conversation to kick off the Chuckanut Writers Conference! The Rejections are a Seattle-based band whose members include Stephanie Kallos (author of Language ArtsSing Them Home, and Broken For You), Garth Stein (author of The Art of Racing in the Rain), and Jennie Shortridge (author of Love Water Memory and When She Flew).

The Chuckanut Radio Hour, a recipient of Bellingham's prestigious Mayor's Arts Award, is a radio variety show that began in January 2007. Each Chuckanut Radio Hour features a guest author and includes guest musicians, performance poet Kevin Murphy, Cascadia Weekly columnist Alan Rhodes, an episode of "The Bellingham Bean" serial radio comedy, and some groaner jokes by hosts Chuck & Dee Robinson and announcer Rich Donnelly. The Chuckanut Radio Hour's first guest was Erik Larson and has since included Alexander McCall Smith, Elizabeth George, Cheryl Strayed, Sherman Alexie, Tom Robbins and Garrison Keillor, among many others. The Radio Hour airs every Saturday evening at 6pm andSunday at 9pm on SPARK RADIO, KMRE 102.3FM. Tickets for the Chuckanut Radio Hour are $5 and are available at Village Books and (soon to be online at) BrownPaperTickets.com. Doors open at 6:30pm, and you must be seated by 6:45pm as the show begins promptly at 7pm. Co-sponsored by Whatcom Community College Foundation, 12th Street Shoes, and Westside Pizza.

Books: 

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Language Arts Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780547939742
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Houghton Mifflin - June 9th, 2015

Broken for You Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780802142108
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - June 7th, 2005

Sing Them Home Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780802144133
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Grove Press - August 25th, 2009

The Art of Racing in the Rain: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780061537967
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Paperbacks - June 9th, 2009

Love Water Memory Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781451684841
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Gallery Books - January 14th, 2014

When She Flew Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780451227980
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley Books - November 3rd, 2009

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