Manistee Encounters By Shelley Irwin • Dec 30, 2015 ShareTweetEmail Listen Listening... / 11:04 Local author Michael Ames joins us to talk about his book Manistee Encounters Michael Ames Local author Michael Ames joins us to talk about his latest work, Manistee Encounters, telling the story of 3 former high school friends who haven't had contact with each other for over 20 years. Tags: Michigan AuthorShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread. Related Content The Drafter By Shelley Irwin • Dec 29, 2015 Michigan Author Kim Harrison joins us to talk about her book, The Drafter, featuring a brilliant special task agent at the top of her field in a futuristic Detroit. Daisies in the Rain By Shelley Irwin • Dec 11, 2015 Local Author Deborah Reed comes to the studio to talk about her latest work, Daisies in the Rain, a work of fiction but inspired by a young lady in our own community. Lost Restaurants of Grand Rapids By Shelley Irwin • Dec 7, 2015 Author Norma Lewis stops by to talk about her latest release, Lost Restaurants of Grand Rapids. Where did Gerald R. Ford work as a part time server? That and more with Norma Lewis.