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Third Place Books hosts hundreds of authors every year to read, sign and talk about their work.

Molly Gloss - Falling From Horses

Nov 3 2014 7:00 pm
Nov 3 2014 8:00 pm

From the bestselling author of The Hearts of Horses and The Jump-Off Creek comes an absorbing, plainspoken, elegantly rendered novel about a young cowboy who escapes a family tragedy and travels to Hollywood to become a stunt rider in the movie.

Falling from Horses (Hardcover)

$25.00
ISBN-13: 9780544279292
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Houghton Mifflin, 10/2014

James Cole - Drawing on Our History: Fishing Vessels of the Pacific Northwest and Alaska

Nov 5 2014 7:00 pm
Nov 5 2014 8:00 pm

A wonderful collection of historically accurate drawings and illustrations complements the well researched text and brings the designs to life, while interviews with designers, builders, and fishermen fill out the historic tapestry. Jim Cole is a past president and honorary life member of the Puget Sound Historical Society of Seattle.

RAVENNA - Look Up!  Birds and Other Natural Wonders Just Outside Your Window By Woody Wheeler

Nov 5 2014 7:00 pm

You don’t have to travel around the
world or spend a ton of money to enjoy the wonders of nature. "Look
Up! Birds and Other Natural Wonders Just Outside Your Window" is
a series of well-researched nature essays (many that take place here
in Ravenna!) that will inspire readers to experience the outdoors in
an affordable, accessible and joyful way. The essays encourage
backyard and local bird watching, native plant landscaping and
restoration, practical energy conservation and land conservation.
They also explore how we can derive psychological benefits from these
activities—how nature can help us live happier, more fulfilled and
rewarding lives."

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Robert Dugoni - My Sister's Grave

Nov 6 2014 7:00 pm
Nov 6 2014 8:00 pm

The acclaimed and bestselling author of the David Sloane series returns with a standalone novel introducing Tracy Crosswhite, a Seattle homicide detective who has spent twenty years questioning the facts surrounding her sister’s death.

My Sister's Grave (Paperback)

$15.95
ISBN-13: 9781477825570
Availability: Not in Stock- Coming Soon, Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Thomas & Mercer, 11/2014

RAVENNA - My Fluorescent God by Joe Guppy

Nov 6 2014 7:00 pm

 

 

 

Joe Guppy's life derailed in 1979. The
23-year-old was dealing with a bad breakup and existential angst, but
it was a few stomach pills he took in Mexico that pushed him over the
edge into paranoid psychosis... and straight into the mental ward of
Seattle's Providence Hospital or, as he perceived it, Hell. In the
ensuing six months, he battled his real-life demons, jumped out a
second-story window, and encountered God in a fluorescent light
fixture. In this raw, often wryly comic memoir, Guppy invites readers
into his haunted, 23-year-old head... and the experience is
electrifying. Recreated from journal entries and the notes of
mental-health professionals, the story of the author's struggle to
rebuild his sanity is a gripping spiritual and psychological
adventure.

Check out his book trailer here: http://joeguppywriter.com/

 

 

$14.95
ISBN-13: 9781620154410
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Booktrope , 9/2014

Friday Morning Storytime

Nov 7 2014 10:00 am
Nov 7 2014 11:00 am

Storytelling in the Children's area of the bookstore happens every Friday at 10:00 am. This free event is sponsored by the bookstore.