Presentations featuring local authors to resume

Weekly presentations featuring local authors are scheduled to resume at Crystal Books and Gifts in downtown Grand Junction.

The  Off the Shelf event set for 6 p.m. June 22 will feature Judith Blevins and Carroll Multz, co-authors of “Blue,” “One Frightful Day,” “Operation Cat Tale,” “The Plagiarist” and “Rogue Justice.” Blevins and Multz have written a total of 14 adult and eight young adult novels as well as seven non-fiction books.

The series, which runs 6 to 7 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 21, offers local and regional authors an opportunity to gain exposure, promote their books and meet readers. Openings are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Crystal Books and Gifts is located at 439 Main St. For more information, call 242-5181 or visit