Traverse City Record-Eagle

July 21, 2013

Books in Brief: 07/21/2013

From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Writers workshop

TRAVERSE CITY — Michigan Writers will host a workshop with Katey Schultz, author of “Flashes of War,” a collection of short stories.

The program will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, at the University Center on Cass Road, room 214.

Schultz has been awarded writing residencies in eight states and spent nearly three years on the road visiting artist colonies.

She will present a slideshow of recommended residencies around the U.S., give a few application tips, and speak about the collaborative surprises she experienced along her way.

This summer she is an instructor of creative writing at Interlochen Arts Camp.

The workshop is free for Michigan Writers members or $10 for nonmembers who can join onsite for a $40 annual fee.

For more information, call Betsy Emdin at 492-3260.


Author signings

TRAVERSE CITY — Horizon Books will host book signings by the following authors this week:

• Michael K. Sands, author of the suspense thriller, “Exception,” from 4 to 6 p.m., Saturday, July 27.

• RC Robotham, author of the historical novel, “One Eyed Jack,” from noon to 2 p.m., Saturday, July 27.

• Dave Petty, author of the photography book, “The Amish,” from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, July 27.