September is here, and with it comes magical new releases from seasoned fiction writers, celebrated memoirists, and debut novelists with a few tricks up their sleeves.
Join us on September 7th as local authors Rikki Ducornet and David Guterson read and discuss the responses to September 11th, 2001 included in Granta 116: Ten Years Later; Seattle author and social worker Wendy Lustbader discusses her new book Life Gets Better: The Unexpected Pleasures of Getting Old on September 10th; Little Children author Tom Perrotta reads from his new novel The Leftovers on September 12th; a day later on September 13th Alexandra Fuller joins us with her new memoir Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness; celebrated poet Jane Hirshfield reads from her newest collection Come, Thief on September 14th; Seattle writer and actress Suzanne Morrison discusses her new book Yoga Bitch: One Woman’s Quest to Conquer Skepticism, Cynicism, and Cigarettes on the Path to Enlightenment on September 17th; a few days later on September 19th Erin Morgenstern reads from her highly-anticipated debut novel The Night Circus; on September 24th join former Stranger staff writer and columnist Clark Humphrey on a walking tour of Capitol Hill with Walking Seattle: 35 Tours of the Jet City’s Parks, Landmarks, Neighborhoods and Scenic Views; and on September 29th Amor Towles reads from his captivating debut novel, Rules of Civility.
Those are just a few of the authors coming through the bookstore this month. Click here to view a full list of our event descriptions.
We look forward to seeing you!