Sunday, June 12, 2011

Signed Copies of "Shipwrecks of Coos County" Available

I recently had someone ask me where they can buy a copy of my new book, "Shipwrecks of Coos County." Well, you have several options:

1. You can buy a signed (and personalized) copy directly from the author by e-mailing The book sells for $21.99 plus $3 postage.

2. You can buy the book locally (on the Oregon coast) by visiting one of the following businesses:

Books by the Bay (*has signed copies available*)

Barnes & Noble

Best Western Holiday Motel

Bob’s Beach Books

Coos Historical & Maritime Museum

Dad’s Antiques

EZ Orchards

Gold Hill Pharmacy

Oregon Inspiration

Winter River Books

Bay Area Chamber of Commerce

Charleytown Marketplace

Checkerberry’s Flowers & Gifts

Friends of Shore Acres

Oregon Inspiration

The Oregon Connection

Farr’s True Value Hardware

Pancake Mill

Umpqua Discovery Center

3. You can order a copy of the book online. There are numerous online vendors that are carrying the book. They include:

Arcadia Publishing (

Barnes & Noble

Once again, I'd like to thank everyone for all of their wonderful support during this exciting period of my life. I've dreamed of being a published author ever since I was little girl. It still seems surreal at times to realize that I've achieved my goal.

Thank you for buying a copy of my book.


H. S. Contino