Portland author and storyteller Batya Podos will be in Ashland today to read from her novel.

Portland author and storyteller Batya Podos will be in Ashland today to read from her novel.

Podos will read from "Rebecca and the Talisman of Time" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 1, at Havurah Shir Hadash, 185 N. Mountain Ave. The event is open to the public.

Call 541-488-7716 for more information.