Reading Allowed

Wednesday • August 2 • 10:30am

U District store

Calling future cartoonists and comic book fans!

Join us on Wednesdays for our summer Kids Graphic Novel Book Group.

We'll be introducing different kinds of graphic novels ...  Read more

Wednesday • August 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 toddler to preschool age children. Call 425.385.3530 for details.

 

Royal Crush: From the Notebooks of a Middle School Princess (MACMILLAN)

Thursday • August 3 • 7pm

U District store

#1 New York Times best-selling author Meg Cabot joins us for a reading from her new book, Royal Crush. This delightful third installment in her middle-grade Princess Diaries spin-off continues ...  Read more

Ida Lupino, Director: Her Art and Resilience in Times of Transition RUTGERS

Friday • August 4 • 7pm

U District store

Professor Julie Grossman and UW alumna Therese Grisham examine the work of filmmaker and trailblazing auteur Ida Lupino in their new book Ida Lupino, Director. Dominated by men and bound ...  Read more

Saturday • August 5 • 9am

Mill Creek store

Celebrate the man in the red-and-white striped shirt at our Where's Waldo party! Visit our Mill Creek store during the Mill Creek Town Center Kids Fest for refreshments, prizes and ...  Read more

Boo Who? (CANDLEWICK)

Saturday • August 5 • 2pm

U District store

Join us for the Launch party of Ben Clanton's new book, Boo Who?

Boo is new. And even if the other kids are welcoming, it can be scary being ...  Read more

Monster Hunter Siege (BAEN)

Saturday • August 5 • 6pm

U District store

Best-selling author and award-winning competitive shooter Larry Correia treats us to a reading from the latest installment of his Monster Hunter International series. When MHI's top hunter, Owen Zastava Pitt, ...  Read more

Sunday • August 6 • 11:30am

Mill Creek store

Sometimes there's no better listener than man's best friend—especially when children are learning how to read.

Join us the first Sunday of every month as we partner with ...  Read more

Every Day Above Ground: A Van Shaw Novel (WILLIAM MORROW)

Sunday • August 6 • 2pm

Federal Way Library 34200 1st Way S Federal Way, WA 98003

Award-winning writer Glen Erik Hamilton serves up a suspenseful and engaging read with his new book Every Day Above Ground. A fortune in gold in the floor of a Seattle ...  Read more

Craft Day

Monday • August 7 • 11am

U District store

Kids, crafts, and StoryTime. Meet us in Kids Books for a Speical StoryTime. We'll be reading a book about animals and then making clay critters. You bring the kids, and ...  Read more

 

Glen Erik Hamilton, Robert Dugoni, Tracy Weber, and Jim Ziskin (HARPER)

Monday • August 7 • 7pm

U District store

Mystery Writer Monday!

Pick the brains of award-winning Seattle mystery writers at our special panel with Glen Erik Hamilton, Robert Dugoni, Tracy Weber, and Jim Ziskin. The authors will ...  Read more

Tuesday • August 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 Trial of Prisoner 043

Tuesday • August 8 • 7pm

U District store

Network television producer, director, writer, and seven-time Emmy award winner Terry Jastrow discusses his new book, The Trial of Prisoner 043 in conversation with his wife, actress Anne Archer. What ...  Read more

Wednesday • August 9 • 10:30am

U District store

Calling future cartoonists and comic book fans!

Join us on Wednesdays for our summer Kids Graphic Novel Book Group.

We'll be introducing different kinds of graphic novels ...  Read more

Wednesday • August 9 • 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 toddler to preschool age children. Call 425.385.3530 for details.

 

Meet Me at the Bamboo Table by A. V. Crofts

Wednesday • August 9 • 6pm

U District store

Join True Grace book club for a lively discussion of this month's book!

Travelogue meets foodie memoir in this envy-inspiring book by chowhound communications professor A. V. Crofts. From studying in China to teaching in Italy to conducting humanitarian communications trainings in war-torn Sudan, the author traces a lifetime of meals eaten and things learned with warm and thoughtful prose. Join her at the only coffee shop in Kunming, a home-cooked feast at a civil rights pilgrimage in Alabama, a surprise Thanksgiving in Germany, and her annual Lunar New Year dumpling party in Seattle. Crossing states and continents, Meet Me at the Bamboo Table is a beautiful meditation on how food nourishes a community.



Book club members, save 20% when you purchase this title at our U District store.

Found: A Life in Mountain Rescue (THE MOUNTAINEERS BOOKS)

Wednesday • August 9 • 7pm

King County Library Carnation Library

Bree Loewen is a wife, a mother, and a leader of the Seattle Mountain Rescue (SMR), a volunteer-based search-and-rescue operation. After hundreds for rescues, she no longer struggles with ...  Read more

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