Literary Arts is pleased to announce the next events of the 2010 Oregon Book Awards Author Tour, featuring Oregon Book Awards authors. Authors appearing on this tour are Carmen Bernier-Grand, Bonnie Henderson and Gina Ochsner. Readings will take place in these cities:

Seaside on Friday, February 19th at 7:00 p.m. at Seaside Public Library (1131 Broadway Street).

Manzanita on Saturday, February 20th at 7:00 p.m. at Hoffman Center Annex, as part of the Manzanita Writers Series.

Conversation with the authors and book selling follow each reading.

Also, on Saturday, February 20th, Carmen Bernier-Grand and Bonnie Henderson will be offering free writing workshops at the Seaside Public Library. Contact the Seaside library for more information at 503-738-6742, or email Susan at . The reading on Saturday evening in Manzanita will be followed by an open-mic reading.