I am an Adult Services Librarian at the Tigard Public Library. I select adult fiction books and books on CD at the library, plan events such as author talks, help people with research, ebook tech questions, and recommend great reads.
"You'll be hard-pressed not to fall in love with Jared, the young narrator of this coming of age/fantasy novel, a smartass, heart-of-gold, troubled young man growing up on a First Nations reservation in a dysfunctional family up in Canada. Contempo..."
Shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize: With striking originality and precision, Eden Robinson, the author of the classic Monkey Beach and winner of the Writers' Trust of Canada Fellowship, blends humour with heartbreak in this compelling...
"A captivating magical realist read set in the Pacific Northwest area of British Columbia, 500 miles north of Vancouver. in the small town of Kitamaat on First Peoples' land. It’s about young Haisla woman Lisamarie, who sets out to find her brother..."
HoughtonEden Robinson's first book, a collection of stories titled TRAPLINES, earned high praise from critics: "Expertly rendered" (New York Times Book Review), and "Captured my attention and permeated my subconscious" (Toronto...