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“Inspiring” Commencement Address

Posted on June 9th, by anna in frontpage, news. Comments Off on “Inspiring” Commencement Address
Commencement photo - Mass Live

Commencement photo – Mass Live

Anna Bozena Bowen, award winning author,  delivered an inspiring commencement address to the 2015 graduates of Holyoke Catholic High School.

“Author Anna Bowen, addressed the graduates as this year’s Alumna of Distinction. Bowen, a 1971 …



Announced as Commencement Speaker ’15

Posted on May 23rd, by anna in news. Comments Off on Announced as Commencement Speaker ’15

It is with great pleasure that we announce that the Holyoke Catholic High School Distinguished Alumni 2015 is Anna Bowen ’71.

Holyoke Catholic High School Commencement Speaker

HCH commencement speaker

HCH commencement speaker


HCC Alumni award highlights Bowen and HATTIE

Posted on May 2nd, by anna in news. Comments Off on HCC Alumni award highlights Bowen and HATTIE
HCC Distinguished Alumni Award @014

HCC Distinguished Alumni Award @014

On May 1st the 2014 Holyoke Community College Distinguished Alumni award dinner was held in the beautiful setting of the Log Cabin in Holyoke MA.  Heartfelt and revealing stories were told about the two …



A charming MA bookstore for a HATTIE reading

Posted on April 6th, by anna in news. Comments Off on A charming MA bookstore for a HATTIE reading
White Square Books

White Square Books

http://youtu.be/Mz1C93QPfcI to experience a bit of this reading. What more can an author want than to be surrounded by books, eclectic artwork, an engaged audience and tasty refreshments for a book reading and signing. Thank you Eileen …



Bowen and Grenier honored by HCC with 2014 distinguished alumni awards

Posted on April 1st, by anna in frontpage, news. Comments Off on Bowen and Grenier honored by HCC with 2014 distinguished alumni awards

anna republican articleOn May 1st 2014 Anna Bowen and Patricia Grenier will be acknowledged for their accomplishments with the HCC Distinguished Alumni Award. This event is open to the public and is also a scholarship fundraiser. http://www.masslive.com /living/index.ssf/ 2014/04 /financial_planner…



“HATTIE belongs in Women Studies,” Granby Library Book Club.

Posted on March 15th, by anna in frontpage, news. Comments Off on “HATTIE belongs in Women Studies,” Granby Library Book Club.

Granby Library March 13thAs the author of HATTIE, I was invited to join the Granby Library Book Club on Thursday March 13th. I spent an engaging and enlightening evening with this group of women who expressed how deeply moved they were …



A soulful reading by Bowen from her novel HATTIE at Amherst Woman’s Club

Posted on February 10th, by anna in frontpage, news. Comments Off on A soulful reading by Bowen from her novel HATTIE at Amherst Woman’s Club

IMG_2011HATTIE, the literary novel by Anna Bowen continues to gain attention. A large gathering at The Amherst Woman’s Club in Amherst MA http://amherstwc.org/1.html welcomed the author and her novel HATTIE with enthusiasm. Bowen’s presentation and soulful reading of HATTIE was …



HATTIE has found her way to the Pacific Northwest

Posted on November 3rd, by anna in news. Comments Off on HATTIE has found her way to the Pacific Northwest

IMG_1646I recently enjoyed a visit to The New Renaissance Bookshop in Portland OR. HATTIE is now being carried at this lovely shop . This store has wonderful energy and amazing products. It is a must visit when in Portland. HATTIE …



IWWG Conference 2013 @ Drew University NJ

Posted on August 12th, by anna in news. Comments Off on IWWG Conference 2013 @ Drew University NJ

AnnaDrewOpenReading2Anna Bowen reads from HATTIE at the IWWG conference.…



IWWG Conference 2013 @ Drew University NJ

Posted on August 12th, by anna in news. Comments Off on IWWG Conference 2013 @ Drew University NJ

AnnaDrewOpenReading2Anna Bowen reads from HATTIE at the IWWG conference.…