Reading Allowed

Sunday • October 1 • 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

Mabel Opal Pear and the Rules for Spying (CAPSTONE YOUNG READERS)

Sunday • October 1 • 3pm

U District store

You're invited the launch party for Amanda Hosch's debut book! Mabel Opal Pear and the Rules for Spying is an action-packed mystery sure to capture the imagination of middle grade ...  Read more

Mudflats and Fish Camps: 800 Miles Around Cook Inlet (MOUNTAINEERS BOOKS)

Monday • October 2 • 7pm

U District store

Meet Erin McKittrick. This biologist and Alaska Dispatch News contributor has walked, paddled, and skied more than 8000 miles through Alaska's trackless wilderness. Her new book, Mudflats and Fish Camps, ...  Read more

Tuesday • October 3 • 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 Name of the Wind: 10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition

Tuesday • October 3 • 7pm

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University Temple United Methodist Church The Sanctuary, 1415 NE 43rd Street

#1 New York Times best-selling author and fantasy legend Patrick Rothfuss joins us for an evening in celebration of the 10th anniversary edition of his first novel, The Name of ...  Read more


Wednesday • October 4 • 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.


A Sideways Look at Clouds (MOUNTAINEERS BOOKS)

Wednesday • October 4 • 7pm

U District store

Critically acclaimed natural history author Maria Mudd Ruth joins us for a fun examination of something PNW natives are very familiar with, yet may not know much about: clouds. A ...  Read more

Ways of Seeing by John Berger

Thursday • October 5 • 6pm

U District store

SPECIAL MEETING DAY: This month, the club will be meeting on the first Thursday of the month instead of the second Wednesday for a special excursion.

Join True grace book club for a special book club event! In celebration of the club's one-year anniversary, we will be meeting at the store and then heading to the Henry Art Gallery for an art appreciation excursion that pairs perfectly with this month's book.

Art critic, intellectual, painter, and Booker Prize-winning novelist John Berger demystifies the world of fine art with his book, Ways of Seeing. Based on the eye-opening BBC series, this enormously influential examination of art will change the way you look at paintings.

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

Thursday • October 5 • 6pm


Just below the surface of our booming region lie forgotten histories and persistent injustices. But local writers are providing fresh insights into our past and envisioning a more equitable, sustainable ...  Read more

Where's Halmoni (SASQUATCH)

Thursday • October 5 • 7pm

U District store

Joins us for the launch party of Seattle illustrator Julie Kim's authorial debut, Where's Halmoni! This charming graphic novel-style story follows a young Korean girl and boy whose search for ...  Read more

Love, Santa

Saturday • October 7 • 3pm

U District store

Get ready for the holidays at the launch party for Martha Brockenbrough's new book, Love, Santa.

In a series of letters, a young girl writes to Santa to ask ...  Read more

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