Local author Camela Thompson’s new mystery novel is the follow-up to her first book All the Pretty Bones and is the latest book in The Hunted series. Michael G. Munz is an award-winning author in speculative fiction. A Memory in the Black is the second book in The New Aeneid Cycle series.
Seattle’s Gang of Four changed the face of the city in the 1960s through the 80s by bringing four ethnic groups together in the battles against city power brokers, overdevelopment, poverty, fishing rights, and gentrification. This is the story of a powerful political alliance and lifelong friendships forged through acts of civil disobedience.
Gang of Four member and co-author Bob Santos will be sharing excerpts from this epic story of leadership and civil disobedience, followed by audience Q and A
Mystery author Colin Cotterill delivers the tenth installment in his Dr. Siri Paiboun mystery series. Colin lives in a fishing community on the Gulf of Siam with his wife.
Laos, 1979: Dr. Siri Paiboun, the twice retired ex-National Coroner of Laos, receives an unmarked package in the mail. Inside is a handwoven "pha sin," a colorful traditional skirt worn in northern Laos. A lovely present, but who sent it to him, and why? And, more importantly, why is there a severed human finger stitched into the "sin"'s lining?
The third book in bestselling local author Elizabeth George’s young adult series set on Whidbey Island follows Becca King and her friends as they unover who is behind a string of fires
The first fire may have been an accident, but what about the second? And the third the one that killed someone. Becca King and her friends wonder if one of the newcomers to the island is to blame. Perhaps it's Isis Martin's brother, Aidan, just home from a school for troubled teens. Or Parker Natalia, a talented musician fired by his bandmates for unknown reasons.
The excitement and mystery continue in book two of the Time Out of Time series, as Timothy, Sarah, and their friend seek the Four Treasures of Ireland. Maureen Doyle McQuerry is an award-winning poet, author, and teacher.
As a special treat Maureen will welcome Uilleann piper Tom Creegan, please join us for this special event.
In book two, the excitement and mystery continue as Timothy, his sister, Sarah, and their friend Jessica journey from America to Edinburgh, Scotland, where they seek the Four Treasures of Ireland, especially the Telling Stone. They must keep the treasures from falling into the hands of Balor, who can use them to deprive the world of good.
"Beyond the Door," the first in a series from Maureen Doyle McQuerry, weaves a wonderful coming-of-age story with elements of fantasy and mythology. With his love of school and the game of Scrabble, Timothy James feels that the only person who really understands him is his older sister, Sarah, and he's fairly certain nothing interesting will ever happen to him.