Cathy Langer of the Tattered Cover and Nicole Magistro of The Bookworm of Edwards give their picks for the best summer reads with a Western twist.
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College A New Option For Intellectually Disabled Students, Fonda and Redford In Colorado To Film Author Kent Haruf's Last Novel
When students returned to the University of Northern Colorado this week they were joined by four new classmates with intellectual disabilities. Also,in Kent Haruf's final novel "Our Souls At Night," people in the fictional town of Holt are scandalized when they hear news about two of their neighbors. Jane Fonda and Robert Redford will star in the film adaptation of Haruf's book for Netflix.
Slideshow: Author Matt Bai discussed his new book, "All the Truth is Out: The Week that Politics Went Tabloid," for the October episode of "Colorado Matters at the Tattered." The book revisits the 1987 sex scandal that sank former presidential hopeful U.S. Sen. Gary Hart, of Colorado.
- Slideshow: Denver author Helen Thorpe discussed her new book "Soldier Girls: The Battles of Three Women at Home and at War" for the August episode of "Colorado Matters at the Tattered." The book follows female soldiers who are deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq.
Slideshow: For the fourth edition of "Colorado Matters at The Tattered," Denver author Maximillian Potter discussed wine, crime, life in Burgundy, France, and how all those interconnect in his new book, "Shadows in the Vineyard: The True Story of the Plot to Poison the World's Greatest Wine."
Short story writer Antonya Nelson talks about the ex-husbands, ex-wives, and ex-step parents that populate her new collection "Funny Once."
Slideshow: For the third edition of "Colorado Matters at The Tattered," Antonya Nelson discussed the ex-husbands, ex-wives, and ex-step parents that populate her new collection "Funny Once."
Slideshow: In the second edition of a new series called "Colorado Matters at The Tattered," people packed into the Tattered Cover Book Store on Colfax to see an episode of Colorado Matters being recorded with bestselling novelist Peter Heller of Denver.
Slideshow: A standing-room-only crowd showed up at the Tattered Cover for last Friday's conversation with "The Humor Code" authors and Colorado Matters host Ryan Warner.