Cascadia Weekly article: The Long Arc of Slavery

Amy Kepferle, Arts & Entertainment Editor for the Cascadia Weekly writes about the power and hope in  Canadian author Esi Edugyan’s book Washington Black and the story’s relevance in today’s world: “The collective of libraries and community partners in Bellingham and throughout Whatcom County who selected Washington Black as the 2021 pick for the annual countywide book club … Read more Cascadia Weekly article: The Long Arc of Slavery

This year’s Whatcom READS selection is To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey

By Courtney Kendall Set in the first decades after the United States purchased the Alaska Territory, this year’s Whatcom READS book features rich descriptions of the Alaskan wild, a compelling adventure story, and a fascinating glimpse at the burgeoning fields of naturalism and photography in the late 19th century. To the Bright Edge of the … Read more This year’s Whatcom READS selection is To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey