Sneak Peek: Gary Noy’s Sierra Stories

Wednesday Apr 10 2013   7:00 PM
Sierra College Library LRC 133A  5000 Rocklin Rd., Rocklin, CA  map

Gary Noy will present little-known and unusual stories about the fascinating people and events in Sierra Nevada history from his forthcoming book Untangled Shadows: Tales of the Sierra Nevada.

General admission $5, seniors $2, students free; for more information call (916) 660-7202.

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 www.garynoy.com.