Heather Lende, Alaska Writer Laureate

Heather Lende, Alaska Writer Laureate

Heather Lende, Alaska Writer Laureate Heather Lende’s work, mostly about life and sometimes death in Haines, Alaska, has been distributed widely, from The Anchorage Daily News and Christian Science Monitor to NPR and Country Living. She is a former contributing editor...
Eowyn Ivey

Eowyn Ivey

Eowyn Ivey Eowyn Ivey’s debut novel The Snow Child was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, a UK National Book Award winner, and a New York Times bestseller. It has been published in more than 25 languages. Her essays and short stories have appeared in...
John Straley

John Straley

John Straley John Straley is a poet, novelist, and a private investigator.  He is the author of two series of novels: one features Cecil Younger as an Alaskan private eye and another centers around the town of Cold Storage,  Alaska.  His latest novel, Cold Storage,...
Emily Wall

Emily Wall

Emily Wall I characterize my work as primarily lyric, with a special focus on use of the image as a method of discovery. Image can tap into the core of memory, and into the shared consciousness of humanity. I have been particularly interested lately to see how the...
Lynn Schooler

Lynn Schooler

Lynn Schooler Lynn’s first book, The Blue Bear, won the French literary prize Prix Littéraire 30 Millions d’Amis (Thirty Million Friends), as well as being named the Editors at Amazon.com’s #1 choice for Nature Writing in 2002 and a Notable Book by...