Books: Whatcom Reads! hosts Daniel James Brown

Whatcom Reads! hosts award-winning author Daniel James Brown to Whatcom County in several talks about this year’s community reads selection, “The Boys in the Boat.”

His talks will be at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St. in Lynden; 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, at Fairhaven Library, 1117 12th St., and 7 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Baker Theatre, 104 N. Commercial St., and at 9:15 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, at Mount Baker High School, 5100 Mitchell Ave., Deming.

Brown will discusses the art and craft of writing at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Whatcom Community College’s Heiner Center Theater. Writers at every level will have the opportunity to ask questions. High school and college writing students are especially encouraged to attend.

All events are free; no tickets necessary. Details: whatcomreads.org.