White River Books

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt & Calendar - Nov. 24, 2022

    Give it Forward
    FirstBank is encouraging Coloradans to donate to nonprofits on Colorado Gives Day, Dec. 6, in part by giving away $30,000 in gas to unsuspecting commuters in Denver, Colorado Springs, Boulder, Greeley and Frisco. The “Give it Forward” campaign has taken different forms since itread more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Book Review: "Yellow Bird"

    By Izzy Stringham 
    White River Books

    When a young oil worker named Kristopher Clarke went missing from the Fort Berthold Reservation oil fields in North Dakota in 2012, Lissa Yellow Bird, a Native American woman with no connection to Clarke, decided to findread more →

  • Locations: Opinion Published

    Book Review: ‘Harlem Shuffle’

    By Izzy Stringham

    White River Books

    Coming on the heels of two Pulitzer Prize winning novels, ‘Harlem Shuffle’ by Colson Whitehead is a caper of a crime novel set in early 1960s Harlem. The story centers around Ray Carney, a used furniture salesman with a few small side hustles and… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Book review: ‘The Thursday Murder Club’

    By Izzy Stringham
    White River Books

    Summer is always the best time to curl up and read for the sake of entertainment alone. Something about the hot days and long afternoons make escaping into a good book the best way to spend a fewread more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Book Review: ‘Woman of Light’ surfaces Denver’s complex legacy

    By Izzy Stringham

    Kali Fajardo-Anstine’s new full-length novel, “Woman of Light”, is especially delightful for those who live in Colorado. The story centers around Luz Lopez and her extended family living in 1930s Denver. Having come from the Lost Territory, now the area that encompasses Southern Colorado, New Mexicoread more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    White River Books Review: ‘Damnation Spring’

    By Izzy Stringham
    Special to The Sopris Sun

    “Damnation Spring” is a remarkable debut novel by Ash Davidson, and easily one of the finest to be released last year. Its well-conceived plot and storytelling, along with complicated but relatable characters, made for a readread more →

  • Locations: Fiction Published

    Work in Progress - May 26, 2022

    Kwait 
    By Leonardo Occhipinti

    Kwait is a farmer that lives on the outskirts

    of the great city with his cat, Singapur.

    He dedicates his life to agriculture.

    Today he went out early with his pouch

    read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Bookworms find cozy digs at Carbondale bookstore

    Yes, you read that right. Carbondale has a bookstore again. White River Books is located on Second Street, between Main Street and the Rio Grande Trail.

    Owner Izzy Stringham said, since welcoming her first customers on March 3, “pretty much everyone is over the moon thatread more →

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    Bookworms find cozy digs at Carbondale bookstore

    Yes, you read that right. Carbondale has a bookstore again. White River Books is located on Second Street, between Main Street and the Rio Grande Trail.

    Owner Izzy Stringham said, since welcoming her first customers on March 3, “pretty much everyone is over the moon that there’s a bookstore back… read more →