TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Shawn Willsey, a geology professor at the College of Southern Idaho and recently turned author, will sign copies of his first book, “Geology Underfoot in Southern Idaho,” from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the Twin Falls Visitor Center.
He’s been called the world’s bestselling novelist, and now he is teaming with a former president to write a suspenseful thriller that, among other things, promises to be a “behind-the-scenes global drama.”
When it comes to great classic books, what is your favorite? I'm sure there are a lot of great classic novels, but I just haven't read any of the ones on this list. And, the one that is most popular among Idahoans is a pretty big surprise.
As an adult I really don't like to read...but as a kid I loved it! I read so many books my parents probably thought I would never leave my room. One of the incentives to read when I was young was that as I read I was earning free pizza, and it turns out that is still paying off!
Remember that time that #BooksWithALetterMissing was trending on Twitter, and it was hilarious? No, because your life consists of more than clicking around the internet all day searching for meaning in your life that you're never going to find? Well, let us tell you -- it was indeed hilarious.
In the late '80s/early '90s, how many of you were glued to books by people like Christopher Pike, R.L. Stine and A. Bates? Long before 'Twilight,' these young adult authors were churning out sordid tales of psycho teenage killers, body-switching beautiful girls and revenge fantas…
Reading to a child is essential to their growth, and most children's books address similar topics of sharing, accepting who you are and eating your vegetables. We found some gems from the children's literature department, though, that made us pause and say WHAT?!?!