Fort Collins Book Fest returns in February 2023! Stay tuned for news and announcements.

Reading and Workshop with Melissa Eskue Ousley

Old Firehouse Books is delighted to host a book talk with author Melissa Eskue Ousley, in celebration of her latest book, Constellations of Scars. Melissa will be giving a talk, then signing copies of her book on Saturday, October 2nd from 1:00pm to 1:45pm inside Old Firehouse Books.

Melissa will also be running a writers workshop discussing characters and point of view at 2:00pm. The workshop is limited to 8 people, so please sign up to reserve your seat! 

Melissa Eskue Ousley is an award-winning author living on the Oregon coast with her family, a neurotic dog, two charming cats, and a piranha. Her suspense novel, Pitcher Plant, is set in Seaside, and won a 2018 Independent Publisher Book Award. Her young adult novel, Sunset Empire, debuted in a bestselling boxed set. Her short stories have been included in Rain MagazineThe North Coast Squid, and various anthologies. When she’s not writing, she can be found volunteering for her local wildlife center, caring for injured owls and hawks.

Masks are required if unvaccinated. 

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