Author Event

LFP -Blood, Spirit, and Bone by Camela Thompson & A Memory in the Black by Michael G. Munz

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.


Event date: 
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
ISBN: 9781620157206
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Booktrope Editions - March 9th, 2015

LFP - Gang of Four by Bob Santos

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


Event date: 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
ISBN: 9781634059527
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Chin Music - June 9th, 2015

LFP - Colin Cotterill - Six and a Half Deadly Sins

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.

Event date: 
Monday, June 1, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
ISBN: 9781616955588
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Soho Crime - May 19th, 2015

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?

LFP - Elizabeth George - The Edge of the Shadows

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

Event date: 
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
ISBN: 9780670012985
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 26th, 2015

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.

LFP - Maureen Doyle McQuerry - The Telling Stone

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.

Event date: 
Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
ISBN: 9781419714948
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 12th, 2015

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.

ISBN: 9781419714931
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 12th, 2015

"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.

LFP - Graphic Novel Workshop with Dana Sullivan

Writer and illustrator Dana Sullivan guides you through the process of creating your own Graphic Novel. All are welcome!

What you need to bring:

  • Your favorite drawing pen or pencil. We will have crayons and paper available.
  • Your ideas! Think of a character to star in their comic and bring a rough draft of what your character looks like.


Event date: 
Monday, June 8, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
By Judy Young, Dana Sullivan (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781585368488
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sleeping Bear Press - March 2015