(1958 - )
Kim Barnes, born in Lewiston in 1958, currently resides in Moscow. She grew up in lumber camps near Pierce, Idaho, and earned her B.A. in English at Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston. She then received an M.A. in English at Washington State University and, ten years later, an M.F.A. at the University of Montana.
Kim Barnes recommends
High and Inside (2013)
"You don't have to love baseball to love this story about one (aging) boy of summer who is braught to a bittersweet reckoning with his past. I found myself laughing, cringing, and knuckling down..."