Amanda Turner


Amanda Turner (also AK Turner) is the New York Times bestselling author of eight books, including How to Be Awkward, This Little Piggy Went to the Liquor Store, and the Vagabonding with Kids series. A former writer-in-residence for Idaho State Parks and the City of Boise, and former president of the Idaho Writers Guild, Turner lives in Boise, travels frequently, and hosts annual writing retreats both locally and abroad. Learn more at


Amanda Turner has collected 140 pages of ideas for you. They are divided into different categories and seasons. What you’ll find in this book, are all the treasures of Boise. The things it might take you a while to find, as

Just as people from out of state think that Idaho is nothing more than potatoes, people who aren’t from Boise don’t usually realize just how much the city has to offer. Sometimes even those of us who’ve spent most of

Whether you live in Boise or are just a visitor to Idaho's capital it's possible that you've heard of some of the unique attractions the city has to offer.


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