Cloud & Leaf Bookstore Owner, Author Deborah Reed Celebrates Book Release, Tuesday, October 6th

Please join Deborah, Dan, and Elizabeth at Cloud & Leaf Bookstore during opening hours (10 am – 3 pm) this Tuesday, October 6, for the release of Deborah’s new novel, Pale Morning Light With Violet Swan. Cupcakes from Simply Cakes by Jae in Cannon Beach, featuring Italian buttercream frosting, will be offered in celebration throughout the day. Deborah will be available to sign copies.
See what others are saying about the novel with these advanced reader reviews on Goodreads.

“A beautiful, shimmering, heart-lifting testament to the power of memory and love and art.” —Margaret Renkl, author of Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss

“Gorgeous, luminescent, and imbued with hope…be prepared to be spellbound.” — Rene Denfeld, bestselling author of The Child Finder and The Butterfly Girl

“A poignant and evocative portrait of an artist who transforms loss into tenderness, brush stroke by brush stroke.” — Apricot Irving, Oregon Book Award winner, and author of The Gospel of Trees

“Reed finely balances the cavalcade of revelations with a poised, multilayered portrait of a complex life.” —Booklist

You can join Deborah on her virtual book tour at any of the upcoming events. Links are posted on Deborah’s author website as they become available.

This is exciting! When Margaret Renkl, columnist for the New York Times, and author of the bestseller Late Migrations, was asked by Jenna Bush on the Today Show to share which books she was most looking forward to this fall, Margaret had this to say about Pale Morning Light With Violet Swan: