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Chuckanut Radio Hour at WCC's Heiner Theater Featuring Sharma Shields


From the author of Village Books staff favorite, The Sasquatch Hunters’ Almanac, comes a long-awaited new novel. The Cassandra follows a woman who goes to work in a top secret research facility during WWII, only to be tormented by visions of what the mission will mean for humankind. Inspired by the classic Greek myth, this 20th century reimagining of Cassandra's story is based on a real WWII compound that the author researched meticulously. Sharma Shields holds an MFA from the University of Montana. She is the author of the short story collection Favorite Monster, winner of the 2011 Autumn House Fiction Prize, and the novel The Sasquatch Hunters’ Almanac, winner of the Washington State Book Award. Tickets for the Chuckanut Radio Hour are $5 and are available at Village Books and See for more details.