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Yokai Stories and Japanese YA Reading

Join us for a reading and conversation with author Zack Davisson and translator Takami Nieda, who will be reading from their latest releases: a children’s book Yokai Stories by Zack Davisson and YA novel Go by Kazuki Kaneshiro. The bookstore is inside the famed Uwajimaya Asian food market, so make an afternoon of it, and bring the little ones to this kid/YA-friendly event! Contact: Chin Music Press & Takami Nieda

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Ally Condie in Conversation With Brendan Reichs

Ally Condie, bestselling author of the Matched trilogy, returns with The Last Voyage of Poe Blythe (Dutton), the intricately crafted and emotionally gripping story of one young woman’s journey to move beyond the grief and anger that control her – and find the inner strength to chart her own course. Condie will be joined in conversation by Brendan Reichs, author of the Project Nemesis series.

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Classics Book Group

This month our group meets to discuss Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe. Join us!

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Marie Bostwick

“Whatever comes your way, find the happiness in it.” Hope Carpenter received that advice from her mother decades ago. Now, with their four children grown, Hope and her husband, Rick, are suddenly facing an uncertain future, after a forced retirement strains both their savings and their marriage. Hope on the Inside (Kensington) is the compelling, heartwarming new novel from Marie Bostwick.

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Jessica Brody & Joanne Rendell

Jessica Brody and Joanne Rendell’s Sky Without Stars (Simon Pulse) is a sweeping reimagining of Les Misérables, telling the story of three teens from very different backgrounds who are thrown together amidst the looming threat of revolution on the French planet of Laterre.

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Arthur Sommers & Karen Kearns

Washington County, Oregon, has grown into one of the most significant high technology and sports apparel centers in the country. Arthur Sommers and Karen Kearns’s Washington County (Arcadia) offers a history of Washington County from the late 19th through the mid-20th century.

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Rod Reis Signing!

Can’t make it to ECCC but still want to meet Rod Reis? You’re in luck, as he’ll be signing at the Beaverton Things From Another World location on March 24th, 2019 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.! Rod has done art on a wide array of comics, including: – Star Wars: Age of Republic Special #1 – The Winter Soldier miniseries – The Exiles miniseries – Astonishing X-Men Annual #1 – Hadrians Wall – Doctor Strange: Damnation – Secret Empire – And much more! Rod will also be bringing prints and sketches with him to sell, so it’s the perfect time to get some amazing art to decorate the walls of your home or apartment! We hope to see you there!

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Brain Body Diet: 40 Days to a Lean, Calm, Energized, and Happy Self

In Brain Body Diet (HarperOne), New York Times bestselling author and Harvard and MIT-educated women’s health expert Sara Gottfried delivers a revolutionary 40-day program to reconnect the brain and body to prevent and reverse the myriad symptoms and diseases afflicting millions of women.

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Westside Writing Group

A group for anyone writing nonfiction or memoir who would like company, support, and, most of all, accountability. Whether you’ve never written a word or you’re a published author, join us!

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Raya Golden

Based on a TV pilot script written by George R. R. Martin and adapted and illustrated in full color by Hugo Award-nominated artist Raya Golden, Starport (Bantam) is a bold and brilliant graphic novel adaptation which brings Martin’s singular vision to rollicking life.

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