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Five Good Reads for 2014

...Good Reads, the Arts desk welcomed lists of recommended titles from a handful of readers. Here are their selections. Deb Vanasse, co-founder of 49 Writers? "Cold Storage" by John Straley. I've enjoyed all of Straley's books, but there's...
Recent Alaska books

...2015-01-01/point-inspiration"Cold Spell" by Deb Vanasse (University of Alaska Press, August 2014). Written by Deb Vanasse, co-founder of 49 Writers, this coming-of-age...
Eagle River author pens new book, 'Cold Spell'

EAGLE RIVER - Deb Vanasse sits on the deck of her house out on Hiland Road, casually dressed in jeans and a T-shirt, her hand idly stroking the head...
Summer books roundup

...Passage or the Alaska Highway. FICTION"Cold Spell" by Deb Vanasse. (University of Alaska Press, August 2014)Written by Deb Vanasse, co-founder of 49 Writers, this coming-of-age...
Rearden's 'Raven' continues its literary journey

...Find out more at Writers, launched as a blog in 2009 by Andromeda Romano-Lax and Deb Vanasse, is a still-expanding organization that offers a range of resources for writers in Alaska, including workshops, readings...
Reading, writing and coffee

...years, writers have been coming to the Garden City to talk, trade tips and above all else - to write.On Thursday, Deb Vanasse, a third-time symposium faculty member, welcomed a dozen writers to the Skagway Public Library. There were no introductions...
Fifth annual North Words Writers Symposium still accepting registrations

...and her husband Richard, Michael Gates, Nick Jans, Marcel Jolley, Heather Lende, Lael Morgan, John Straley and Deb Vanasse. Faculty will serve on panels to discuss several writing and publishing topics and will also do a public reading during...
Vanasse to lead writing workshop on points of view

The next 49 Writers writing workshop will be held in Juneau Monday, June 2, and will be led by Deb Vanasse, one of the founders of 49 Writers. Vanasse will discuss points of view in her workshop, "Perspectives & Viewpoints: Exploring...
Free ebook showcases Alaskan authors

A new e-book put together by author David Marusek and 49 Writers' Deb Vanasse called the Alaska Sampler 2014 offers readers a look at the "real Alaska" through the words of some of the state's best-known...
Good Reads: Summer vacation edition

...Owen's Daughter" (picking up where "Blue Rodeo" left off); and ? "Cold Spell" by 49 Writers co-founder Deb Vanasse, the story of a woman obsessed by a glacier.All absorbing reads for different reasons but all with good writing...


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