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November 02, 2013

The Telling of Winter Tales

On Saturday, 7 December 2013 at 3 in the afternoon, Lost Horse Press and the Sandpoint Library are pleased to present a literary reading—The Telling of Winter Tales—featuring Jonathan Johnson and Shawn Vestal. The reading is open to everyone and admission is free. Q & A / book sale / book signing will follow the reading. For additional information, please contact Lost Horse Press at 208.255.4410 or email

JONATHAN JOHNSON has published two collections of poems, In the Land We Imagined Ourselves (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2010) and Mastodon, 80% Complete (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2001) and a memoir, Hannah and the Mountain: Notes Toward a Wilderness Fatherhood, released in 2005 by the University of Nebraska Press in the American Lives Series. He is a professor at the Inland Northwest Center for Writers, the MFA program at Eastern Washington University.

SHAWN VESTAL is the author of Godforsaken Idaho, a collection of short stories, and “A.K.A. Charles Abbott,” an essay published as a Kindle Single. A graduate of the Eastern Washington University MFA program, he is a columnist for The Spokesman-Review in Spokane, where he lives with his wife and son.