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.


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

Thursday, 22 June 2017 at 7:00 pm|

Jenny Forrester at Another Read Through

Please join Jenny Forrester, author of Narrow River, Wide Sky, who is back in Portland after her jam-packed Western states book tour and reading from her new memoir at Another Read Through.

locationAnother Read Through
3932 North Mississippi Ave., Portland, OR 97227


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