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Elliott Bay Book Company (Seattle)

1521 Tenth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122

United States

800-962-5311; querieselliotbaybook.com

Type: Bookstore — new books

Web site: http://www.elliottbaybook.com

Events: http://www.elliottbaybook.com/node/events/cur…

Twitter account: @elliottbaybooks

Amenities: wifi, food/drink

Description: A Book Riot favorite: http://bookriot.com/2013/04/16/saying-hello-to-a-new-bookstore/

Added by: mvrdrk.  Contacted: Not contacted.  Venue ID: 2919

Members

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Comment wall

A longtime favourite: the handwritten staff recommendation cards. Great poetry selection, too.
December 2014 by the_red_shoes
Great bookstore. Cafe prices are very high.
October 2010 by 47degreesnorth
Photos are of the old (pre-March 2010) location.
May 2010 by KingRat
The great-grand-daddy of local bookstores - a great place to find new classics and listen to new authors.
March 2008 by morfydd

Upcoming events

May
4
Matthew Pearl (Monday, May 4 at 7pm)
Matthew Pearl (added from Random House)
May
5
Untitled event (Tuesday, May 5 at 7pm)
May
20
Lucas Mann (Wednesday, May 20 at 7pm)
Lucas Mann (Lord Fear, Class A)

Lucas Mann was born in New York City and received his MFA from the University of Iowa, where he was the Provost’s Visiting Writer in Nonfiction. His essays and stories have appeared in or are forthcoming from Wigleaf, Barrelhouse, New South, Columbia: A Journal of Literature and Art, and The Kenyon Review. He teaches writing at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and lives in Providence, Rhode Island. (added from Random House)… (more)
May
22
Christopher McDougall (Friday, May 22 at 7pm)
Christopher McDougall (added from Random House)
May
23
Ginny Gilder (Saturday, May 23 at 00am)
Ginny Gilder (added from Random House)
Jun
1
Maya Lang (Monday, June 1 at 3pm)
Maya Lang is the first-generation daughter of Indian immigrants and was born in Queens, New York. She was awarded the 2012 Bread Loaf-Rona Jaffe Foundation Scholarship in Fiction and was a Finalist for Glimmer Train’s Short Story Award for New Writers. She holds a PhD in Comparative Literature from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and lives in Seattle with her family. The Sixteenth of June is her first book. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Jun
8
Jon Fine (Monday, June 8 at 00am)
Jon Fine (added from Random House)
Jun
12
Clark Elliott (Friday, June 12 at 00am)
Clark Elliott

Clark Elliott, PhD, is an associate professor of artificial intelligence at DePaul University. A musical prodigy, he holds three teaching certificates for music, the B.M., M.M. (music), and M.S. (computer science) degrees, and a PhD from Northwestern’s Institute for the Learning Sciences with an emphasis on artificial intelligence. He lives in Evanston, Illinois. (added from Random House)… (more)
Jun
13
Kathryn Ma will be promoting The Year She Left Us (Saturday, June 13 at 7pm)
Kathryn Ma will be promoting The Year She Left Us (added from HarperCollins)
Jun
15
Kathryn Ma will be promoting The Year She Left Us (Monday, June 15 at 7pm)
Kathryn Ma will be promoting The Year She Left Us (added from HarperCollins)
Jun
15
Clark Elliott (Monday, June 15 at 7:30pm)
Clark Elliott (added from Random House)
Jun
16
Joanna Klink (Tuesday, June 16 at 7pm)
Joanna Klink (added from Random House)
Jun
17
Smith Henderson will be promoting Fourth of July Creek (Wednesday, June 17 at 7pm)
Smith Henderson will be promoting Fourth of July Creek (added from HarperCollins)
Jul
7
Amy Kittelstrom (Tuesday, July 7 at 7pm)
Amy Kittelstrom (added from Random House)
Jul
8
Rebecca Makkai (Wednesday, July 8 at 7pm)
Rebecca Makkai (added from Random House)
Aug
11
Val Brelinski (Tuesday, August 11 at 7pm)
Val Brelinski (added from Random House)
Aug
19
Chelsea Cain (Wednesday, August 19 at 7pm)
Chelsea Cain is the author of the New York Times bestselling Archie Sheridan/Gretchen Lowell thrillers Heartsick, Sweetheart, Evil at Heart, The Night Season, Kill You Twice, and Let Me Go. Her Portland-based thrillers have been published in twenty-four languages, recommended on the TODAY show, appeared in episodes of HBO’s True Blood and ABC’s Castle, been named among Stephen King’s top ten favorite books of the year, and included in NPR’s list of the top 100 thrillers ever written. According to Booklist, “Popular entertainment just doesn’t get much better than this.” (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
15
Mark L. Winston, Bee Time: Lessons from the Hive (Sunday, November 15 at 7pm)
Mark L. Winston, Bee Time: Lessons from the Hive

Talk, signing, and local honey tasting (courtesy Karyn Schwartz/Sugarpill Apothecary), The Elliott Bay Book Company (added from Harvard University Press)
May
5
Untitled event (Thursday, May 5, 2016 at unknown time)
May
5
Untitled event (Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 7pm)
May
5
Untitled event (Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 7pm)
May
5
Untitled event (Friday, May 5, 2017 at 7pm)

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