Biography

Jenny Forrester has been published in a number of print and online publications, including Seattle’s City Arts Magazine, Nailed Magazine, Hip Mama, The Literary Kitchen, Indiana Review, and Columbia Journal. Her work is included in the Listen to Your Mother anthology published by Putnam. She curates the Unchaste Readers Series.

Titles

Narrow River, Wide Sky

  • nonfiction / memoir

Jenny Forrester has hit the mother lode.

Lidia Yuknavitch
Author of The Chronology of Water

On the Colorado Plateau between slot canyons and rattlesnakes, Jenny Forrester grew up with her mother and brother in a single-wide trailer proudly displaying an American flag. Forrester’s powerfully eloquent story reveals a rural small town comprising God-fearing Republicans, ranchers, Mormons,...Forward

Readings and events

Friday, 5 May 2017 at 7:30 pm|

Jenny Forrester at Powell's City of Books

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at the Powell’s City of Books launch party. After the reading the party will continue across the street at Ringler’s at 1332 W Burnside. Please come celebrate with beer and cake!

locationPowell's City of Books
1005 W Burnside St., Portland, OR 97209
800-878-7323

Monday, 8 May 2017 at 7:00 pm|

Jenny Forrester at Elliott Bay Book Company

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at Elliott Bay Book Company.

locationElliott Bay Book Company
1521 10th Ave., Seattle, WA 98122
206-624-6600

Tuesday, 9 May 2017 at 7:00 pm|

Jenny Forrester at Shakespeare & Co.

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at Shakespeare & Co.

locationShakespeare & Co.
103 S 3rd St. W, Missoula, MT 59801
406-549-9010

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 at 7:00 pm|

Jenny Forrester at The King's English Bookshop

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at The King’s English Bookshop.

locationThe King's English Bookshop
1511 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84105
801-484-9100

Thursday, 18 May 2017 at 6:30 pm|

Jenny Forrester at Maria's Bookshop

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at Maria’s Bookshop.

locationMaria's Bookshop
960 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
970-247-1438

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 at 6:00 pm|

Jenny Forrester at Ziggies

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at her Unchaste Reading Series at Ziggies.

locationZiggies
4923 W 38th Ave., Denver, CO 80212
303-455-9930

Thursday, 25 May 2017 at 6:00 pm|

Jenny Forrester at Wolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at her Unchaste Reading Series at Wolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House.

locationWolverine Farm Letterpress & Publick House
316 Willow St., Ft. Collins, CO 80524
970-682-2590

Saturday, 27 May 2017 at 3:00 pm|

Jenny Forrester at BookWorks

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at BookWorks.

locationBookWorks
4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107
503-344-8139

Thursday, 8 June 2017 at 7:30 pm|

Jenny Forrester at Green Apple Books

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at Green Apple Books.

locationGreen Apple Books
506 Clement St., San Francisco, CA 94118
415-387-2272

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 at 7:00 pm|

Jenny Forrester at Broadway Books

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, reading from her new memoir at Broadway Books.

locationBroadway Books
1714 NE Broadway St., Portland, OR 97232
503-284-1726

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