Boulder Public Library

Annual Western Book Discussion Day

Books - Authors - Speakers

2012 - Chief Left Hand by Margaret Coel

Margaret Coel (One Book, One Boulder)

2011 - Delights and Shadows by Ted Kooser

Ted Kooser

2010 The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski

David Wroblewski

2009 Rocket Boys by Homer Hickam

Homer Hickam (One Book, One Boulder)

2008 - Plainsong & Eventide by Kent Haruf

Kent Haruf

2007 - BPL 100th Anniversary Celebration

Chief Left Hand by Margaret Coel, Fire in the Hole by Sybil Downing, The Mirror

by Marlys Milheiser, Separate Lives by Sylvia Pettem, panel moderated by

Clay Evans, Boulder Camera Editorial writer, author of I See By Your Outfit

2006 - When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka

Julie Otsuka

2005 - Bless Me Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya

Rudolfo Anaya

2004 - My Antonia by Willa Cather

Sharon O’Brien (and Lynn Swanson performance)

2003 - This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind by Ivan Doig

Ivan Doig

2002 - Obasan by Joy Kogawa

Bill Hosokawa, Mariagnes Medrud, Naomi Horii

2001 - The Meadow and Fencing the Sky by James Galvin

James Galvin

2000 - Face of an Angel by Denise Chavez

Denise Chavez

1999 - The Bean Trees & Pigs In Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver

Krista Comer, Scott Howard, and Mark Tilden

1998 - Desert Solitaire by Edward Abbey

Charles Wilkinson, James Bishop, Jr., Carla Armbruster

1997 - Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place by Terry Tempest

Williams - Terry Tempest Williams

1996 - The Man Who Killed the Deer by Frank Waters

Barbara Waters, Hartman Lomawaima, Joseph Gordon

1995 - Beyond the Hundredth Meridian by Wallace Stegner

Patricia Limerick, Charles Wilkinson

For more information, contact Carol Heepke at 303.441.3196.

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