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American Book Review


DATE: Thursday  3/27/2014

TIME: Noon to 1:00 p.m.

PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)

Scott Russell Sanders


SPEAKER: Scott Russell Sanders

Sanders is the author of 20 books consisting of collections of nonfiction, novels and personal stories. He also is the author of three children’s books and is known for his attention to nature and history in his writings. Through the years, he has collected numerous awards for his work, including the Mark Twain Award and the Lannan Literary Award.


A Conservationist Manifesto

A Private History of Awe

Wilderness Plots

The Country of Language

The Force of Spirit

Hunting for Hope: A Father’s Journeys in Limestone Country

The Paradise of Bombs

Secrets of the Universe: Scenes from the Journey Home

Staying Put: Making a Home in a Restless World


Writing from the Center

Picture Books for Children

Aurora Means Dawn. Illus. Jill Kastner.

The Floating House, illus. Helen Cogancherry

Warm as Wool. Illus. Helen Cogancherry.

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