Shelley Buck participates in “Meet & Greet”

I went to Laurel Book Store on #SmallBusinessSaturday, a time when writers traditionally show support for independent bookstores. And the support was decidedly mutual. It was a beautiful setting for a Meet and Greet to talk about our books. The bookstore began in Oakland's Laurel neighborhood, but has moved to a downtown spot on Broadway. It's in a vintage flatiron-style building with entrances on both sides and handy access to the 12th Street BART station. The people who turned out to meet us … [read more]

Roseville Library features GCW author Nanci Lee Woody

Nanci Lee Woody, GCW member's book Tears and Trombones is included in an exhibit of "Local Authors" at the main branch of the Roseville Library, two other branches, the Rocklin and the Lincoln Library. Read more about Nanci in About Our Authors. … [read more]

June Gillam Wins Jack London Service Award

June Gillam, a member of the Gold Country Writers in Auburn, was awarded the Jack London Service Award by the California Writers Club in Oakland on July 24, 2017. The purpose of the award is to honor outstanding volunteer service by an individual in a CWC branch. Gillam was nominated by the president of the San Joaquin Valley Branch in Stockton. While an Auburn resident Gillam is an instructor at Delta College. A member of the lead team of Gold Country Writers Gillam is author of three … [read more]