Reading Allowed

Tuesday • July 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 entertainment.

StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 - 7.

 

The Round House by Louise Erdrich

Tuesday • July 1 • 1pm

Bellevue Store

Feed your body and your mind. Bring your lunch and join us on the first Tuesday of each month at 1pm to talk books at the Book Bites Book Club.

In The Round House, Louise Erdrich returns to the Ojibwe reservation in North Dakota she first portrayed in her Pulitzer Prize finalist The Plague of Doves. A powerful coming-of-age story, a mystery, and a tender, moving novel of family, history and culture, the exquisite tale that unfolds tells the story of a boy on the cusp of manhood who desperately seeks justice and understanding in the wake of a terrible crime that upends and forever transforms his family.

Book club members save 20 percent when you purchase this title at our Bellevue store.

At the Mouth of the River of Bees (SMALL BEER)

Tuesday • July 1 • 7pm

U District store

Over the past several decades, Kij Johnson's thought-provoking stories have won numerous awards and been reprinted in The Year's Best Fantasy & Horror, Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the ...  Read more

Wednesday • July 2 • 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.

 

Wednesday • July 2 • 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.

 

The Shadow Throne: Book Two of the Shadow Campaigns (PENGUIN)

Wednesday • July 2 • 7pm

U District store

In Seattle author Django Wexler's debut novel, The Thousand Names, he wowed readers with his unique new world of fantasy set in a fragile empire swirling with muskets, magic and ...  Read more

Thursday • July 3 • 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.

 

Saturday • July 5 • 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 entertainment. StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 - 7. Call 206.634.3400 for details.

 

Monster Hunter Nemesis (BAEN)

Monday • July 7 • 7pm

U District store

For fans of horror and action, Larry Correia's fantasy series about a world filled with monsters has been a massive hit. In his latest novel, the action jumps to a ...  Read more

The Second Amendment: A Biography (SIMON & SCHUSTER)

Monday • July 7 • 7:30pm

Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Avenue

At a time of renewed debate over guns in America, what does the Second Amendment really mean? In his new book, Michael Waldman explores the answer through an extensively researched ...  Read more

Tickets

Tuesday • July 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 entertainment.

StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 - 7.

 

The Normal Accident Theory of Education: Why Reform and Regulation Won't Make Schools Better (ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD)

Tuesday • July 8 • 3pm

UW Tacoma Jane Russell Commons- Philip Hall Building

In his new book, Andrew K. Milton, long-time educator and current grade eight teacher at Pioneer Middle School in DuPont, provides an inside look at what educational reform looks like ...  Read more

Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo

Tuesday • July 8 • 5:30pm

Bellevue Store

Join us on the second Tuesday of the month at 5:30pm to discuss fiction and non-fiction, classics and modern literature, history and contemporary culture, philosophy, biography, and just about everything in between.

In Behind the Beautiful Forevers, Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo tells the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of Mumbai's luxury hotels. Filled with intelligence, humor, and deep insight into what connects human beings to one another in an era of tumultuous change, Boo's uncompromising account carries the reader headlong into one of the twenty-first century's hidden worlds, and into the lives of people impossible to forget.

Book club members save 20 percent when you purchase this title at our Bellevue store.

Empress of the Sun (EVERNESS)

Tuesday • July 8 • 7pm

U District store

With a device that gives its ship full of unique characters access to parallel universes, Ian McDonald's Everness series is able to explore just about any reality you can imagine. ...  Read more

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