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James Parry

Past Newsletter Editor, Member SASP Advisory Board


          Jim Parry was born in Boise, Idaho and raised in Spokane.  He earned his BA at Eastern Washington University and an MA from Whitworth University.  He retired from Spokane Public Schools after teaching middle school for 30 years and tutoring for five years.  Jim has had two short stories published in SPOKE WRITE, The Spokane/Coeur d’ Alene Journal of Art and Writing.  BOOK ALL THE TEACHERS! is his first book.  He currently resides on Spokane’s “Northside” with his wife, Lynda, and their two cats.

Spokane Authors and Self-Publishers Listed Speaker

Name: Jim Parry

Contact: e-mail: parry@q.com phone: (509) 290-1558

Will speak to: Book clubs, writers’ groups, philanthropic organizations, schools, Exxon-Mobil Board of Directors

On (subjects): education (with focus on middle school), humor, nuclear anthropology

For (fees, etc.): Negotiable

Notes: (Bio): Born in Boise, Idaho, but found his way to Spokane, Washington at age four.  Earned B.A at Eastern Washington University and M. A. at Whitworth University.  Retired from Spokane Public School after teaching middle school for 35 years.  Currently resides on Spokane’s Northside with wife Lynda and cat Scotty.

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