Oregon Book Awards finalists Carl Adamshick, Marjorie Sandor, Vanessa Veselka and Lidia Yuknavitch visited the coast this weekend as part of the Oregon Book Awards Author Tour.

Marjorie Sandor gave a free workshop on memoir on Saturday, March 10th at the Hoffman Center in Manzanita. That evening she appeared at the Manzanita Writers Series.

Vanessa Veselka and Lidia Yuknavitch offered free workshops on Sunday March 10th at the Cannery Pier Hotel in Astoria. That evening they gave a reading at the hotel, along with Carl Adamshick.