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    Ghosts of Seattle Past Cover Image
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    T.C. Boyle Stories Cover Image
    Jacob is a Seattle native who grew up going with his parents to the old Elliott Bay down in Pioneer square. He is thrilled to be working at EBBCo,...
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    Limber Cover Image
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    The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Computer (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
    Originally hailing from New York, Emma grew up thinking she would become either a witch or a librarian. Instead, she's a career bookseller, but she's...
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    Suttree (Vintage International) Cover Image
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    The Battlefield Where the Moon Says I Love You (Lost Roads Series: 50) Cover Image
    John joined the good ship Ebbco in 2012, having previously worked in bookstores in Manhattan and Providence, RI. In addition to bookselling, he has...
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    Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story Cover Image
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    The Swerve: How the World Became Modern Cover Image
    Peter came to bookselling late, discovering in midlife what he'd always wanted to be doing but couldn't previously identify. His desert-island books...
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    We the Animals Cover Image
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    A Day with Dogs Cover Image
    Erica enjoys playing with words whenever and wherever a willing word is found. She loves reading them as well, and besides the pleasures of food,...
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    Virgin: Poems Cover Image
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    The Idiot Cover Image
    Born and raised in Kentucky, Shawn now gets sweaty palms if she's more than 2 hours from saltwater. She begrudgingly accepts Seattle winters, makes...
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    Player Piano: A Novel Cover Image
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    Dated Emcees (City Lights/Sister Spit) Cover Image
    Born and raised in Eastern Washington, Allen split to Los Angeles for school and stayed way too long [sorry SoCal, but it's so true! He can...
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    The Body in Pain: The Making and Unmaking of the World Cover Image
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    The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth #1) Cover Image
    Lauren is a bookseller, artist and writer from southern Michigan. She is trained as a printmaker and CNC laser operator; she reads poetry, kid's...
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    Winesburg, Ohio Cover Image
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    Martin Puryear: Multiple Dimensions Cover Image
    Born and raised in the Black Hills of South Dakota. In the past decade, he has hopped back and forth between the Great Plains and the Pacific...
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    The Worm and the Bird Cover Image
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    Liz
    Liz hails from the humid forests of Florida (State University). Her formative years were spent surrounded by books, cats, and her fellow marching...
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    Augustown: A Novel Cover Image
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    The City Always Wins: A Novel Cover Image
    Rick started working at Elliott Bay when Gerald Ford was President of the U.S.
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    Absalom, Absalom! (Vintage International) Cover Image
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    Conditional Design: An Introduction to Elemental Architecture Cover Image
    Graham has been a bookseller since 1999. He is responsible for Elliott Bay's anthropology, archaeology, architecture, crafts, nature, and photography...
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    Insomniac City: New York, Oliver, and Me Cover Image
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    Where the Dead Pause, and the Japanese Say Goodbye: A Journey Cover Image
    Karen is a bookseller and Author Events Co-Coordinator at Elliott Bay, and you'll also see her selling books at our events around the city. She has...
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    The Artist as Curator: An Anthology Cover Image
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    Ways of Going Home: A Novel Cover Image
    Alberto moved to Seattle after being rescued by the EBBCo Ship when Hurricane Maria ravaged his country in 2017. He also lived in D.C. for a few...
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    Curve of Time: 50th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
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    Underground America: Narratives of Undocumented Lives (Voice of Witness) Cover Image
    Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Seth has wandered in and out of bookstores always. Taken to being in Florida's beautiful weather year round, Seth...
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    The Lies of Locke Lamora (Gentleman Bastards #1) Cover Image
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    The Slow Regard of Silent Things (Kingkiller Chronicle) Cover Image
    A lifelong Seattleite, Chester labored in the seafood industry until he got tired of the smell and the bears, and now grudgingly works as a...
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    Against Elections Cover Image
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    Let Them Eat Chaos Cover Image
    Greg was born in Los Angeles and grew up in Washington State (Spokane, Walla Walla, Bellingham, and Seattle). He's also lived in New York City and...
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    Maangchi's Real Korean Cooking: Authentic Dishes for the Home Cook Cover Image
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    Truevine: Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South Cover Image
    Born and raised in the South, Justin moved to Seattle and began working at Elliott Bay in 2016. His favorite books can be found in the history,...
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    The Death Ship Cover Image
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    MDC: Memoir from a Damaged Civilization: Stories of Punk, Fear, and Redemption Cover Image
    Andy has lived in Seattle for over 10 years. Besides being an avid reader, he is an artist and musician and enjoys hiking and nature.
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    Fly Fishing Through the Midlife Crisis Cover Image
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    Razor-Wire Dharma: A Buddhist Life in Prison Cover Image
    A bookseller since 1988, Jesse realized in May 1973 that the earth is choking to death on Homo sapiens, and in the years since has only seen the...
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    The Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America Cover Image
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    Shibumi: A Novel Cover Image
    Tracy first cut her teeth as a bookseller at the Tattered Cover in Denver and followed that up with a brief stint at Tower Books in Queen Anne, where...
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    My Own Words Cover Image
    Amy
    Amy became a bookseller at the tender age of 17 and hasn't found her way out of the life since. Born & raised in the Pacific Northwest, she is a...
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    The Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act Cover Image
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    The Musical Brain: And Other Stories Cover Image
    Sam
    Sam was born on Long Island and lived there for many years. He then lived in various other parts of New York for fewer, but still numerous,...
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    The Thing Around Your Neck Cover Image
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    My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter Cover Image
    Sage grew up in the Pacific Northwest and her favorite type of weather report includes a chance of evening rain. She delights in stories of many...
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    They All Saw a Cat Cover Image
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    The Alchemyst (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel #1) Cover Image
    Holly has worked full time as a bookseller since 1980. She has served on the board of Northwest Bookfest and the Pacific Northwest Booksellers...
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    Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming Cover Image
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    The Secret History of Twin Peaks: A Novel Cover Image
    Tony is a bookseller from Cleveland, Ohio.
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    If You Plant a Seed Cover Image
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    Bonfire: A Novel Cover Image
    Teasha enjoys Beyoncé, burritos, and books and is always trying to combine all three. Teasha began her bookselling career in Milwaukee at Boswell...
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    Driving Hungry: A Delicious Journey, from Buenos Aires to New York to Berlin (Vintage Departures) Cover Image
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    The Hidden Life of Trees: A Visual Celebration of a Magnificent World Cover Image
    Outside of wrangling books at Elliott Bay, you can find Julia peddling stories on Seattle stages as an actor, and behind the mic as a voiceover...
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    The Writing of Art Cover Image
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    After Henry (Vintage International) Cover Image
    Wes
    Wes is a Seattle native—an artist, urban hiker, failed Stoic, and dog fanatic. When he's not selling books at Elliott Bay, you might find him in a...
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    The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicle #1) Cover Image
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    SuperMutant Magic Academy Cover Image
    Alex was born and schooled in Michigan, spent some years living and selling books in New Jersey, and is now happy to call Seattle home. Alex enjoys...