The Illuminated Landscape Book Launch!

Saturday May 22 2010   10:00:00
John Muir National Historic Site  , Martinez, CA  map

Saturday, May 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Gary Noy
and Rick Heide, authors of The Illuminated Landscape, will hold mini-readings from their book every hour, with a full-length presentation at 2:00 p.m.
John Muir National Historic Site, 4202 Alhambra Ave., Martinez, CA 94553
$3 entrance fee for individuals 16 and older; for more information, call (925) 228-8860.

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