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    Last Words from Montmartre Cover Image
    The son of a librarian and a teacher, Brendan's passion for reading caught fire faster than you can say, "Pat sat on a mat." Born in Chicago and...
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    Barkskins: A Novel 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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    Fahrenheit 451: A Novel Cover Image
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    Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir 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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    Moebius Library: The World of Edena Cover Image
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    The Death Ship 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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    Harris and Me Cover Image
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    Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage 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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    Surpassing Certainty: What My Twenties Taught Me Cover Image
    AJ
    AJ became a bookseller at the tender age of 17 and hasn't found their way out of the life since. Born & raised in the Pacific Northwest...
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    A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Cover Image
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    A Million Drops: 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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    The Slow Regard of Silent Things (Kingkiller Chronicle) Cover Image
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    The Lies of Locke Lamora (Gentleman Bastards #1) 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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    Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk: A Novel Cover Image
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    All Souls' Rising: A Novel of Haiti (1) (The Haiti Trilogy) 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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    Reconnaissance: Poems Cover Image
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    Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Trilogy #1) 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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    WHEREAS: Poems 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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    Labyrinths Cover Image
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    Dissensus: On Politics and Aesthetics 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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    Sabrina 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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    Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar Cover Image
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    The Secret of Platform 13 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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    While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Wake-Up Call for Mental Health Care in America Cover Image
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    T.C. Boyle Stories 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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    Uncanny Valley: A Memoir Cover Image
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    Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto Cover Image
    Lauren always has at least two books in her bag and approximately 78 next to her bed and feels that the best books are the ones that make us feel...
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    Our History Is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance Cover Image
    Tony is a bookseller from Cleveland, Ohio.
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    Unclay 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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    The Vegetarian: A Novel 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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    As a Friend: A Novel Cover Image
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    The Feel Trio Cover Image
    John has been a bookseller at Elliott Bay since 2012. Raised in Central New York, he has led an itinerant life of switchbacks and false summits, and...
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    Where the Dead Pause, and the Japanese Say Goodbye: A Journey Cover Image
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    Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir 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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    Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened Cover Image
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    The Demon King (A Seven Realms Novel #1) Cover Image
    Fun Facts About Rachael: 1. Her friends and family always told her she would be good at working in a bookstore. 2. Her dream life involves a personal...
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    Get in Trouble: Stories Cover Image
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    Witches of America 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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    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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    After Henry (Vintage International) Cover Image
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    The Writing of Art Cover Image
    Wes
    Wes is a Seattle native—an artist, urban hiker, dog fanatic, and failed Stoic. 
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    The Odyssey 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.  ...