Nate Pedersen is a Community Librarian with Deschutes Public Library in Bend, Oregon. He is also a freelance journalist and a Contributing Writer with Fine Books & Collections.  His articles have also appeared in The GuardianThe Believer, and The Art of Manliness.

Nate is the President of the Board of Directors for the Des Chutes Historical Museum and has delivered historical lectures around the state of Oregon. (Read an article about one of Nate’s museum expeditions).

He edited The Starry Wisdom Library anthology from PS Publishing. He is also the co-author with Neil Ramsay of The Mounth Passes: A Heritage Guide to the Old Ways Through the Grampian Mountains.

Nate is married to the young adult author April Genevieve Tucholke, who writes for Dial / Penguin. They live with their dogs in a bungalow in northwest Bend.