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Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Texas State awards children’s book award to Florida author

Alex Sanchez’s young adult novel Bait has been named the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children’s Book Award recipient. Sanchez will give a presentation on Oct. 20 in San Marcos and participate in a public celebration later that day.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

Susan Wittig Albert to give reading Wednesday

Susan Wittig Albert, the popular author best known for her China Bayles mystery series, has authored a memoir, the newest title in the Wittliff’s Southwestern Writers Collection Book Series from the University of Texas Press. Albert will...