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  1. What’s Going on in the Austin Book Community June 23rd – June 29th — June 23, 2016
  2. Mark your calendars! July 20th Words & Wine with Poet Alice-Catherine Jennings. — June 17, 2016
  3. What’s Going on in the Austin Book Community June 16th – June 22nd — June 16, 2016
  4. Book Review: The Changelings by Christina Soontornvat — June 10, 2016
  5. What’s Going on in the Austin Book Community June 9th – June 15th — June 9, 2016

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Jun 23

What’s Going on in the Austin Book Community June 23rd – June 29th

Lit City: What’s Going on in the Austin Book World June 23rd — June 29th Summer has officially started and along with this solstice’s strawberry moon comes several literary events around town. School’s out, so don’t miss out on an opportunity to participate in some exciting bookclub conversations, speaking & signings, and several storytimes at …

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Jun 17

Mark your calendars! July 20th Words & Wine with Poet Alice-Catherine Jennings.

On the last Wednesday of every month, The Writing Barn opens its doors to the local literary community for a night in the woods with wine, cheese, and words from like-minded literary folk. Enjoy Q&As with authors, discussions from the lit world, and readings from new releases. July’s Words & Wine event features Alice-Catherine Jennings …

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Jun 10

Book Review: The Changelings by Christina Soontornvat

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Book Review: The Changelings by Christina Soontornvat Reviewed by WB Intern Sydney Elizabeth Chandler One of the best challenges in writing Middle Grade Fiction is being able to touch all age groups. Yes, a Middle Grade should keep the kids reading, but the stories that stand out most to me are those that touch the teens and …

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Jun 09

What’s Going on in the Austin Book Community June 9th – June 15th

Lit City: What’s Going on in the Austin Book World June 9th — June 15th   The heat and humidity is in full effect, and the literary events in Austin are flourishing. There are several speakings and signings of new books from remarkable authors including Justin Cronin and Sebastian Junger. There are also some wonderful …

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Jun 02

Success Story Spotlight with Shellie Faught

The Austin Literary Community is a tight knit group of talented writers, illustrators, publishers, and industry gurus, alike. When one person is successful it isn’t difficult to celebrate that success as if it were our own. Many times, we here at The Writing Barn aren’t just friends with the writers we meet and teach, but …

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May 31

Event Recap: Words and Wine Wednesday with Typewriter Rodeo & Carin Channing

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Our last Words & Wine was met with the sounds of scratching markers and typewriter keys flying fast. Typewriter Rodeo poets David and Sean as well as author/doodler Carin Channing joined our Words & Wine attendees for a night full of fun and creativity. The evening kicked off with some wine and cheese, as well as …

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May 05

Austin Author Spotlight Interview with Carin Channing

This month, The Writing Barn is thrilled to feature Carin Channing, writer, doodler, meditator, WB regular and more as we talk about her book, 365 Days of Doodling: Discovering the Joys of Being Creative Every Day. And don’t forget to come to The Writing Barn, Wednesday May 25th, 7:30 – 9:00, for our monthly Words …

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Apr 04

Event Recap: Book Reading/Signing with Bestselling Author Cassandra Clare

Bestselling Author Cassandra Clare, known for her Shadowhunter Series, read from and signed her newest book, Lady Midnight. Tickets sold fast for a Q&A night at St. Edwards University with the creator of the Shadowhunters and the Dark Artifices. Writing Barn Intern Sydney Chandler was able to grab a ticket for Cassandra Clare’s event and gathered some fun facts and …

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Mar 15

Austin Author Spotlight Interview with Clara Bensen

This month, The Writing Barn is thrilled to support Austin’s own Clara Bensen, who just released her debut novel, inspired by the wildly famous Salon.Com article she wrote in 2013 entitled “The Craziest OkayCupid! Date Ever.” Her novel, entitled No Baggage: A Minimalist Tale of Love and Wandering details the trip across the world that her and …

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