Constellations of Scars

Constellations of Scars

The Friends of the Seaside Public Library will host award-winning Oregon coast author Melissa Eskue Ousley on Saturday, Nov. 6, at 2 p.m. in the Seaside Public Library’s Community Room.

Ousley will discuss her young adult novel, “Constellations of Scars,” as well as conduct a writing workshop for writers of all levels. This event will take place in the community room. Participation is capped at 10 and sign-ups are required.

“Constellations of Scars,” is set in Seaside and was an award-winning finalist in the 2021 International Book Awards.

Ousley’s suspense novel, “Pitcher Plant,” won a 2018 Independent Publisher Book Award. Her young adult novel, Sunset Empire, debuted in a bestselling boxed set. Her short stories have been included in Rain Magazine, The North Coast Squid, and various anthologies. She has over 15 years of writing experience and has run successful workshops.

The Seaside Public Library is located at 1131 Broadway. For more information call 503-738-6742 or visit or

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