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The Co-Parents' Handbook (SELF)

Monday • September 22 • 6pm

Bellevue Store

When it comes to a child's sense of family, what divorce or separation breaks apart, solid co-parenting can rebuild. But what does it really look like to successfully co-parent? And ...  Read more

Tuesday • September 23 • 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.

 

So Long, Vietnam (THIRTY SECOND STREET RACCOONS PUBLISHING)

Tuesday • September 23 • 6pm

Bellevue Store

What if a group of infantry soldiers simply refused to fight? That is the question at the center of Brian King's new novel about three young Americans drafted into the ...  Read more

Yesterday's Kin (TACHYON)

Tuesday • September 23 • 7pm

U District Store- Gardening Space

In the latest novel by prolific sci-fi author Nancy Kress, aliens have descended upon earth. Following close behind is a deadly cloud of spores that have already infected and killed ...  Read more

Down and Janey's Arcadia (COACH HOUSE BOOKS)

Tuesday • September 23 • 7pm

U District store

Enjoy the type of poetry that takes the familiar and reframes it in a wholly new way? Join us as we celebrate the innovative and award-winning poetry of Sarah Dowling ...  Read more

Wednesday • September 24 • 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 • September 24 • 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.

 

King Dork (RANDOM HOUSE)

Wednesday • September 24 • 6pm

Bellevue Store

Since its release in 2006, King Dork, Frank Portman's original novel about a geeky teenage boy dealing with the tortures and humiliations of high school—all while trying to solve a ...  Read more

The Tilted World by Tom Franklin and Beth Ann Fennelly

Wednesday • September 24 • 6:30pm

Mill Creek store

Join us on the last Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm for lively discussions of the best in contemporary titles.

In 1927, as the Mississippi river threatens to burst its banks and engulf everything in its path, federal agents Ted Ingersoll and Ham Johnson arrive in the town of Hobnob to investigate the disappearance of two fellow agents and find a baby boy abandoned in the middle of a crime scene. What unfolds is an extraordinary tale of murder and moonshine, sandbagging and saboteurs, and seemingly ordinary people who find hope and deliverance where they least expect it—in each other.

Book club members save 20% when you purchase this title at our Mill Creek store.

Horn! The Collected Reviews (OR BOOKS)

Wednesday • September 24 • 7pm

U District store

Thursday • September 25 • 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.

 

Harold and Jack (PROMETHEUS)

Thursday • September 25 • 6pm

Bellevue Store

In Christopher Sandford's new book, the acclaimed biographer draws from personal letters and telegrams, private communications during political crises, and even birthday greetings to give readers a behind-the-scenes look at ...  Read more

Amulet #6: Escape From Lucien and Smile (SCHOLASTIC)

Thursday • September 25 • 7pm

U District store

From the mystical world of magic in the Amulet series to the all-too-familiar world of orthodontic embarrassment in Smile, Kazu Kibuishi and Raina Telgemeier's graphic novels and comic style books ...  Read more

Jack Straw Writers Anthology (JACK STRAW)

Friday • September 26 • 7pm

U District store

Join us for a memorable presentation as writers from the 2014 Jack Straw Writers Program read from new works written during the program, including special selections from the 2014 Jack ...  Read more

Saturday • September 27 • 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.

 

The Edison Effect: A Professor Bradshaw Mystery (POISONED PEN PRESS)

Saturday • September 27 • 6pm

Jacobsen Observatory UW Campus

We all know Thomas Edison as one of the greatest inventors of all time. But when Edison's arrival in Seattle in search of a dangerous and ill-conceived invention is followed ...  Read more

The North Cascades Highway (UW PRESS)

Sunday • September 28 • 11am

Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Avenue

If I Stay and I'll Give You the Sun (PENGUIN)

Sunday • September 28 • 3:30pm

U District store

Addressing topics beyond just popularity and dating, YA authors Gayle Forman and Jandy Nelson are known for stories that delve into darker themes and more difficult issues facing teens today. ...  Read more

This Changes Everything (SIMON & SCHUSTER)

Sunday • September 28 • 7:30pm

Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Avenue

What do climate, politics, and economics have to do with one another? According to award-winning journalist Naomi Klein—pretty much everything. As Klein asserts in her new book, if economic and ...  Read more

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