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World Book Night

PENELOPE BASS
7 pm., Monday April 22 | $7.
Holocene
1001 SE Morrison St.
 
Aimed at morphing non-readers into little book worms, World Book Night hands out free copies of books across the country. Celebrating here in Portland, Alison Hallett will host an event with readings by local authors Alexis Smith (Glaciers) and Leigh Newman (Still Points North), with music by Laura Gibson.

Where: Holocene
Phone: 239-7639
Address: 1001 SE Morrison St.
Website: www.holocene.org

 
 

Holocene

1001 SE Morrison St.
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