Reading Allowed

AWP Conference

Saturday • March 1 • 8am

Washington State Convention Center 800 Convention Place

Saturday • March 1 • 11am

U District store

Join us at our U District store for dramatic readings of the best in new and classic kids books. You bring the kids, and we'll provide the activities and refreshments. StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 7. Call 206.634.3400 for details.

 

The Unamericans and I Want to Show You More (NORTON)

Saturday • March 1 • 6pm

U District store

Two contemporary short story writers will be here to share their most compelling tales. Molly Antopol's The UnAmericans collects the stories that got her named one of the National Book ...  Read more

A Life in Men and Contents May Have Shifted (ALGONQUIN)

Saturday • March 1 • 6pm

The Project Room, 1315 E Pine St, Seattle

Writer Gina Frangello's novel A Life in Men is a vivid, ambitious novel about a woman trying to reconcile a falling out with a friend she lost first to a ...  Read more

A Cross Cultural Collaboration

Sunday • March 2 • 3pm

U District store

The work of Mohsen Emadi, a poet in exile from Iran, will be featured with Lyn Coffin, his translator, and Laszlo Slomovits, who has set his poetry to music, in ...  Read more

Moving Target: A Novel (SIMON & SCHUSTER)

Sunday • March 2 • 3pm

Seattle Public Library, Montlake Branch, 2401 24th Avenue E

Best-selling author J.A. Jance reads from her new novel, Moving Target. When police academy-trained former reporter Ali Reynolds embarks on a trip to England with her longtime household assistant and ...  Read more

Red Light to Starboard: Recalling the Exxon Valdez Disaster (WASHINGTON STATE U PRESS)

Monday • March 3 • 7pm

U District store

When the Exxon Valdez ran aground on Bligh Reef, the devastation it caused stunned the world. Angela Day revisits that terrible environmental disaster 25 years later, reminding us of the ...  Read more

Moving Target (SIMON & SCHUSTER)

Monday • March 3 • 7pm

Mill Creek store

Best-selling author J.A. Jance reads from her new novel, Moving Target. When police academy-trained former reporter Ali Reynolds embarks on a trip to England with her longtime household assistant and ...  Read more

Tuesday • March 4 • 11am

U District store

Join us at our U District store for dramatic readings of the best in new and classic kids books.

You bring the kids, and we'll provide the activities and refreshments.

StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 – 7.

 

The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabelle Wilkerson

Tuesday • March 4 • 1pm

Bellevue Store

In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life.

Join us on the first Tuesday of each month at 1pm. Bring your lunch and talk books with us. Feed your body and your mind. Book club members save 20% when you purchase this title at our Bellevue store.

Safe With Me (SIMON & SCHUSTER)

Tuesday • March 4 • 7pm

Mill Creek store

After a fatal car accident, Hannah Scott's daughter's organs were used to save a teenage girl named Maddie. In Safe with Me, Scott befriends the family of that girl without ...  Read more

The Future of the Mind (RANDOM HOUSE)

Tuesday • March 4 • 7pm

U District store

Best-selling author Michio Kaku—whose books Physics of the Impossible and Hyperspace brought mind-bending physics concepts to everyday readers—presents a tour of the cutting edge science of the brain. The stuff ...  Read more

Neanderthal Man: In Search of Lost Genomes (PERSEUS)

Tuesday • March 4 • 7:30pm

Town Hall Seattle, Downstairs, 1119 8th Avenue

Some know that humans are descended from the same mitochondrial Eve who lived 200,000 years ago, but few are aware that early humans mated with neanderthals. Geneticist Svante Pääbo has ...  Read more

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Wednesday • March 5 • 11am

Mill Creek store

Join us at our Mill Creek store for dramatic readings of the best in new and classic kids books. You bring the kids, and we'll provide the activities and refreshments. StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3–7. Call 425.385.3530 for details.

 

Penguins: Natural History and Conservation (UW PRESS)

Wednesday • March 5 • 6:30pm

UW Kane Hall, Room 120

Victorian Secrets: What a Corset Taught Me about the Past, the Present, and Myself (SKY HORSE)

Wednesday • March 5 • 7pm

U District store

Though she had always loved Victorian history and culture, Sarah Chrisman had always been skeptical of the corset because of what she'd heard about how it affected the female body. ...  Read more

Thursday • March 6 • 11am

Renton store

Join us at our Renton store for dramatic readings of the best in new and classic kids books.

You bring the kids, and we'll provide the activities and refreshments.

StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 – 7.

 

Thursday • March 6 • 11am

Bellevue Store

Join us at our Bellevue store for dramatic readings of the best in new and classic kids books.

You bring the kids, and we'll provide the activities and refreshments.

StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 – 7.

 

Colours in the Spectrum (LEADSTART)

Thursday • March 6 • 6:30pm

Bellevue Store

A young man named Karan—once blessed with the gift to perceive the colored auras of the people around him so as to better understand them—returns to the Bangalore of his ...  Read more

What Unions No Longer Do (HARVARD U PRESS)

Thursday • March 6 • 7pm

U District store

Labor unions once combated inequality in America, but now their place in our political landscape is in decline. University of Washington Associate Professor of Sociology Jake Rosenfeld looks at the ...  Read more

Palace Walk by Naguib Mahfouz

Friday • March 7 • 6:30pm

U District store

Join us for a discussion of a classic novel rediscovered by Seattle's Nancy Pearl.

The Return

Friday • March 7 • 7pm

UW Suzzallo Library

Join University of Washington Libraries and UW Alumin Association for the Daniel and Ellen Blom Endowed Lecture with author Michael Gruber.

Saturday • March 8 • 11am

U District store

Join us at our U District store for dramatic readings of the best in new and classic kids books. You bring the kids, and we'll provide the activities and refreshments. StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 7. Call 206.634.3400 for details.

 

Ozzie and the Art Contest

Saturday • March 8 • 11am

Bellevue Store

Dana Sullivan was the Creative Director at Costco Wholesale for 16 years until he realized he wasn't being all that creative, so he quit to become a full-time writer and ...  Read more

 

Words of Radiance: Stormlight Archive Book 2 (TOR)

Saturday • March 8 • 12pm

U District store

This is the second book in Brandon Sanderson's Stormlight Archive series. It continues the story set in motion when the Assassin in White killed a king on the eve of ...  Read more

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