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Reader Input: Litchfield our ‘Author of Year’

When attorney Robert Litchfield published his new book, “Until They Have Faces,” he gave dignity and hope to more than 100 people of our community who are in great need ...

Coach writes more than the playbook

Editor’s Note: Sports reporter Sara Seyydin caught up with Placer JV football coach Jim Packheiser to interview him about his recently published novel, “The Sun King Pr ...

Abuse survivor pens book

Louise Schnur’s book has been a long time coming. It took Schnur 18 years to work through the horrible memories of enduring domestic violence she documents in “From Darkness ...

Local author giving voice to characters

Renee Chambliss knows there’s no shortage of authors out there. Chambliss, an Auburnite, spent the past couple years writing her first book, a self-published novel called “Drea ...

Gleaning life lessons from an elder author

Shirley Pooley is an 81-year-old writer, based in Granite Bay, who recently authored “Bidding One’s Goodbyes,” a book about aging gracefully by letting go of each cherished m ...

Auburn’s Dave Carter to pop up Friday on “The Martha Stewart Show”

“The Martha Stewart Show” will welcome Auburn pop-up book creator David Carter on Friday. Carter will be showing Stewart the art of making a pop-up Christmas-tree lantern that ...