Bear Yuba Land Trust: Sierra Stories

Thursday May 01 2014   7:00 PM
Gene Albaugh Community Room, Madelyn Helling Library  980 Helling Way, Nevada City, CA  map

Gary Noy, author of Sierra Stories, will read from and sign copies of his book for the Bear Yuba Land Trust.

$10 suggested admission donation; for more information visit or contact Melony Vance, Community Programs Manager, at 530-272-5944 x200.

Gary Noy

A Sierra Nevada native and current resident, Gary Noy taught history at Sierra College from 1987 until 2012. He founded the Sierra College Center for Sierra Nevada Studies and served as its director until his retirement. His previous titles include Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots, and Rogues (Heyday, 2014), which won the Gold Medal for Best Regional Nonfiction from the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, The Illuminated Landscape: A Sierra Nevada Anthology (Heyday, 2010), which he coedited, and Distant Horizon: Documents from the 19th Century American West (University of Nebraska Press, 1999). Visit his website at