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Author of Narrow River, Wide Sky

Jenny Forester’s debut Narrow River, Wide Sky: A Memoir included in The Oregonian‘s 24 NW Books We’re Excited to Read.

04 Jan 2017|

Narrow River, Wide Sky, by Jenny Forrester, was included along with other Portland luminaries such as Lidia Yuknavitch, Renée Watson, Brian Doyle, Blake Nelson, and Renee Macalino Rutledge. Of Jenny Forester’s debut, Amanda Bullock of Literary Arts says, “I can’t wait to read her work.”

To see the entire list, go to The Oregonian.

Jenny Forrester has hit the mother lode.
Lidia Yuknavitch, Author of The Chronology of Water

This is a voice of the American West.
Ariel Gore, Author of The End of Eve

On the Colorado Plateau among 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, and Native Americans....Forward