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Fishing With Hyenas

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

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Roche Harbor Village
You can find me at Roche Harbor Village on San Juan Island, WA in front of the grocery store

Look for the red umbrella!

When: many Saturdays during the summer / Hours: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm PST

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 from Roche Harbor Grocery. 

Shipwreck Fest
I will have a RED tent at the Shipwreck Festival in Anacortes, WA

When: Saturday, July 15 / Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm PST
Commercial Ave., Anacortes, WA

Book Reading at the Oar House, Friday Harbor Brewing Company

I will read excerpts from my book, share photos from my fishing days, and chat with locals and tourists about Fishing With Hyenas–or anything else that comes up. Signed copies will be available for purchase.

When: Friday, July 21 at 7:00 pm PST
Where: 665 Mullis Street, Friday Harbor, WA, San Juan Island


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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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