George Byron Wright
George was born in The Dalles, lived there until age seven, followed by short periods in Baker City, Tillamook and Roseburg. After a career in the nonprofit sector, he began work on novels set in those towns of his youth. His first novel, Baker City 1948, was followed by Tillamook 1952, and Roseburg 1959. George then moved on to more contemporary fiction but stayed true to his Oregon roots with his fourth novel, Driving to Vernonia. His most recent novel is, Newport Blues, A Salesman’s Lament. He and his wife Betsy live in Portland.
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Crazy 8s Appearances
As organizer of the Crazy 8s Author Tour, George will be appearing at all eight events and serving as emcee for the festivities.