December 2016 – A Chat with Jamie Duclos-Yourdon

leslie-jamieLocal folklorist and member of the Storyteller’s Network Leslie Slape talks with Jamie Duclos-Yourdon about his debut novel, Froelich’s Ladder, a “tall tale” set in the Pacific Northwest of the 1870s.



October 2016 – A Chat with Linda Eddleston

Book Chat guest host, poet and publisher Karen Bonaudi talks with Linda Eddleston about her memoir, My Three Friends.




September 2016 – A Chat with Margaret Malone

Book Chat host Alan Rose talks with Portland Author Margaret Malone, PEN Hemingway finalist for her short story collection People Like You.




April 2016 – A Chat with Short Story Writer and Editor Liz Prato


Book Chat host Alan Rose talks with short story writer and editor Liz Prato.




January 2016 – A Chat with Playwright Caroline Wood


Book Chat host Alan Rose  talks with  playwright Caroline Wood and the cast of her play “Uncommon Wings”, which was recently performed at Stageworks in Longview.

Book Review: The Witches, Salem, 1692 by Stacy Schiff