The Bookshelf

KPBX: Monday-Thursday 6:30pm-7pm

The Bookshelf presents daily serialized half-hour book readings, featuring local and national authors and read by local Spokane voices. The Bookshelf, a celebration of the spoken word, is produced by Spokane Public Radio.

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Paul Lindholdt reads the introduction of "The Spokane River" which contains works from Chris Kopczynski and Greg Gordon. 

The Spokane River is available for purchase at Auntie's bookstore

Featuring local authors who are participating in this year's Get Lit! Festival. 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of Get Lit!, Spokane's annual literary festival. The festival takes place April 23rd - 29th at venues around Spokane. Full festival schedule at getlitfestival.org

This episode features a short story by Jess Walter.

Featuring local authors who are participating in this year's Get Lit! Festival. 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of Get Lit!, Spokane's annual literary festival. The festival takes place April 23rd - 29th at venues around Spokane. Full festival schedule at getlitfestival.org

This episode features readings by Aileen Keown Vaux, Leyna Krow, Fitz Fitzpatrick, and Brooke Matson.

Featuring local authors who are participating in this year's Get Lit! Festival. 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of Get Lit!, Spokane's annual literary festival. The festival takes place April 23rd - 29th at venues around Spokane. Full festival schedule at getlitfestival.org

This episode features readings by Kathryn Smith, Bruce Holbert, Maya Jewell Zeller, and Brooke Matson.

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Sharma Sheilds speaks to Verne about Valentine's night event of local poetry, stories, and music. 

Lilac City Fairy Tales event takes place Wednesday, February 14th at 7:00 PM at the Bing Crosby Theatre. 

Proceeds benefit Spark Central. 

More information is availbale at the Bing Crosby Theatre's website

In part four of four Chris Maccini shares reflections from Tod Marshall and those who have been impacted by his service as Poet Laureate. 

Marshall reflects in written form, in his article in The Inlander

In part three of four Chris Maccini shares reflections from Tod Marshall and those who have been impacted by his service as Poet Laureate.

Marshall reflects in written form, in his article in The Inlander

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