Sierra Stories at Sierra College in Truckee

Friday Oct 10 2014   7:00 PM
Sierra College –Tahoe-Truckee Campus  11001 College Trail, Truckee, CA  map

Gary Noy, author of Sierra Stories, will sign copies of his book in association with his presentation of “Are Books Dead? The Past, Present, and Future of Book Publishing” for the Sierra College Insights/Dean’s Lecture Series at the college’s Tahoe-Truckee campus.

Free and open to the public; for more information visit or call (530) 550-2225.

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