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    Renegade Dreams: Living through Injury in Gangland Chicago Cover Image
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    Be with Cover Image
    “A true tour de force.”—The New York Times Book Review
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    Less (Winner of the Pulitzer Prize): A Novel Cover Image
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    We Have Always Lived in the Castle: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
    Liz
    Elizabeth's namesake was not the Queen of England, that famed monarch whose virginal persona looms large in the works of the Bard; nor was she named...
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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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    The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic Cover Image
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    Why Baseball Matters (Why X Matters Series) Cover Image
    Jacob grew up going with his parents to the old Elliott Bay down in Pioneer Square. He is thrilled to be working at EBBCo, and hopes to use his...
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    Syzygy, Beauty: An Essay Cover Image
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    The Mad Farmer Poems 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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    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, dog fanatic, and failed Stoic. 
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    All That the Rain Promises and More: A Hip Pocket Guide to Western Mushrooms Cover Image
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    The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements Cover Image
    Lara is an illustrator and comic artist who slings books, flings paint, and shuffles soles. Find her at Elliott Bay or anywhere rugs are cut.
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    Ghosts of Seattle Past Cover Image
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    Never Built New York 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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    Uprooted: A Novel 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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    Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage Cover Image
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    The Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America 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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    The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary Cover Image
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    Confessions of the Fox: A Novel Cover Image
    Cody arrived in Seattle via train in 2003, and has been in the habit of accruing library fines ever since. He's also a big-time Maggie Nelson devotee...
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    Dev
    Dev is a designer, artist, and first-time bookseller from the lonely deserts of Arizona. She moved to Seattle in 2016 to appease her moody craving...
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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 for over 20 years. Currently, he is responsible for Elliott Bay's architecture, nature, and photography sections. He...
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    Her Body and Other Parties: Stories Cover Image
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    The Found and the Lost: The Collected Novellas of Ursula K. Le Guin Cover Image
    Born and raised in Alaska, Laura is proud to have called the Pacific Northwest home her entire life. When she isn't reading or pushing book...
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    Exit West: A Novel Cover Image
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    The Way Things Work Now 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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    Stolen Life (Consent Not to Be a Single Being) Cover Image
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    The Argonauts Cover Image
    Not to be confused with the other Sam, this Sam was born and raised in the Seattle area. This Sam loves Frank Ocean and the West Coast of San...
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    Autumn: A Novel (Seasonal Quartet) Cover Image
    After some years of roaming, Riley is pleasantly surprised to find herself rediscovering her hometown through the wide windows of her favorite...
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    American War: A Novel Cover Image
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    Under the Big Black Sun: A Personal History of L.A. Punk 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 Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic ACT Cover Image
    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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    Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body Cover Image
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    Mules and Men Cover Image
    Ellis grew up in Seattle and is joyfully returning to the Pacific Northwest after eight years elsewhere. In her time not thinking about books she...
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    Between the World and Me Cover Image
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    Song of Solomon (Vintage International) Cover Image
    As a youth, Blair discovered his love for literature and storytelling because his mother made sure he never missed a Scholastic Book Club fair in...
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    The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance Cover Image
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    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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    On Sal Mal Lane: A Novel Cover Image
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    The Changeling: A Novel Cover Image
    Rick started working at Elliott Bay when Gerald Ford was President of the U.S.
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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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    Singing in Magnetic Hoofbeat: Essays, Prose Texts, Interviews and a Lecture 1991-2007 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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    Reconnaissance: Poems Cover Image
    Callie has called the West Coast her home all her life, but it was during a reluctant year in Phoenix, AZ that she caught the bookselling bug at her...
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    Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story Cover Image
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    A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel 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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    All Souls' Rising: A Novel of Haiti (1) (The Haiti Trilogy) Cover Image
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    The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness, and Greed 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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    Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America Cover Image
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    The Man Who Closed the Asylums: Franco Basaglia and the Revolution in Mental Health Care Cover Image
    Tony is a bookseller from Cleveland, Ohio.
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    Tranny: Confessions of Punk Rock's Most Infamous Anarchist Sellout 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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    Night Thoughts 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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    Watership Down: A Novel Cover Image
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    Travels with Charley in Search of America: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
    Elaine loves reading everything under the sun and has lived all over the states, although her longest stint thus far has been in upstate NY.  ...