Tuesday, April 28, 2009

5/12: Molly Gloss at Garden Home Library

photo, Molly GlossThe Garden Home Community Library is pleased to host author Molly Gloss on Tuesday May 12, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. Gloss will be giving a reading and discussion of her book, The Hearts of Horses.

Molly Gloss is a fourth-generation Oregonian who lives in Portland. Her novel The Jump-Off Creek was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award for American Fiction, and a winner of both the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award and the Oregon Book Award.

The Dazzle of Day was named a New York Times Notable Book and was awarded the PEN Center West Fiction Prize. Wild Life won the James Tiptree Jr. Award and was chosen as the 2002 selection for "If All Seattle Read the Same Book."

The Hearts of Horses, published in 2007, is the novel of a young woman breaking horses for several ranchers in Eastern Oregon in the winter of 1917.

Garden Home Community Library is located at 7475 SW Oleson Road, just north of Garden Home Rd.