Book notes, July 15, 2012
Presentation set for DIY hero
Ron Tanner, author of “From Animal House to Our House: A Love Story,” will give a presentation with a slide show at 2 p.m. Sunday at Main Street Bagels, 559 Main St.
Tanner’s book tells the story of how he and his wife restored a ruined frat house to its Victorian glory. The Tanners’ work was featured in This Old House magazine in 2008, according to a news release from Academy Chicago Publishers.
A trailer for the book can be viewed at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rx2nt7SRg58.
The Historic Preservation Board of Grand Junction is cohosting this event.
Local author plans book-signing
Marcella Martyn, author of “I Am Here: Channeled Wisdom for Changing Times,” will sign copes if her book from 5–8 p.m. Thursday at Crystal Books and Gifts, 439 Main St.
Martyn is an energy worker, channel medium and Reiki master and teacher, according to a news released from Crystal Books.