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Fishing With Hyenas

A memoir about a woman’s adventures at sea, love, and surviving loss.

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San Juan Vineyards’ 2016 Release party

San Juan Vineyards’ 2016 Release party, May 2017 Taste local wine, nibble on hors-d’œuvres, listen to music, and purchase a signed copy of Fishing With Hyenas.
When: May 2017 – Exact date TBD
Where: San Juan Vineyards – 3136 Roche Harbor Rd Friday Harbor, WA  

Roche Harbor Village Booth

I will have a booth at Roche Harbor Village on San Juan Island, WA
When: many Saturdays during the summer / 
Hours: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm PST
Look for the red umbrella!
Where: 248 Reuben Memorial Dr, Friday Harbor, WA
If you don’t see me there, I could be at an off-site event, but you can still get a signed book. Just call or text me at 360-298-1254.

Shipwreck Fest

I will have at the Shipwreck Fest on Friday Harbor, WA
Saturday, July 15 / Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm PST
Commercial Ave., Anacortes, WA

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About The Author

Theresa (Dorsey) Mathews grew up in Spokane, Washington. After college, she worked in several industries while searching for her professional calling. She stumbled upon a recruiting position when she was in her early thirties and dropped anchor, knowing she had found her niche. She loved communicating with interesting people and getting paid to help them advance their careers.

She always liked to write and applied that passion to her recruiting career. When she fell in love with Bart and he lured her to sea on a three-month fishing trip, she decided she would write a book about her adventures. And that’s where the story, Fishing With Hyenas, begins.


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