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Local Author Festival

It's time for another Local Author Festival! We always have fun when we host a motley crew of the authors who make the Northwest such a great literary destination, and so will you.

You'll be able to meet and greet some of the top writing talents in the region, sample their work, ask questions, and even take home an autographed book. Or two, or three, or ... Be sure to visit all the author stations for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate good on your next visit.  Here's the slate of esteemed guests:

  • Aisha Jarman, Connie Shepherd, and Natalie Thomson
  • John Jacobson
  • Dale Rominger
  • Wendy Hinman
  • Derek Heinz
  • Stephen Murphy
  • Julene Bailie
  • Janet Buttenwieser
  • Siamak Vossoughi

In addition to this great lineup, we'll have some drinks and snacks to share. Come on down and bring your friends!

Event date: 
Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event address: 
3014 78th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Three Wise Moms: Our Lessons, Your Life Cover Image
$11.49
ISBN: 9780999875506
Availability: Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Cooper Consulting - February 23rd, 2018

Sometimes a Hero (Sometimes Not): Glimpses Into My Life as an Emt, Paramedic, Firefighter, and Cancer Survivor Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781480944008
Availability: Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Dorrance Publishing Co. - November 13th, 2017

Together Cover Image
By Derek Heinz, Megan Marie Myers (Illustrator)
$12.59
ISBN: 9780578191157
Availability: Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Derek Heinz Publishing - May 7th, 2017

Guts Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781925417647
Availability: Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Vine Leaves Press - February 6th, 2018

Sea Trials: Around the World with Duct Tape and Bailing Wire Cover Image
$23.94
ISBN: 9780984835034
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Published: Salsa Press - April 1st, 2017

On the Edge: An Odyssey Cover Image
$18.34
ISBN: 9781536851878
Availability: Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - September 23rd, 2016

Better Than War: Stories (Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction #19) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780820353746
Availability: Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: University of Georgia Press - March 1st, 2018

The Eagle Who Was Afraid to Fly Cover Image
By Julene Bailie, Julene Bailie (Photographer), Ken Morain (Photographer)
$18.39
ISBN: 9780692909461
Availability: Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Julene Bailie - July 3rd, 2017

The Woman in White Marble Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9781491742815
Availability: Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: iUniverse - August 29th, 2014