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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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    Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Riotous Black Girls, Troublesome Women, and Queer Radicals Cover Image
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    Stolen Life (Consent Not to Be a Single Being) 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 western shore of San...
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    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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    The Slow Regard of Silent Things (Kingkiller Chronicle) Cover Image
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    Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World (Vintage International) 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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    Song Yet Sung 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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    A History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters (Vintage International) 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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    Fly Fishing Through the Midlife Crisis 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 Found and the Lost: The Collected Novellas of Ursula K. Le Guin 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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    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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    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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    James Baldwin: Collected Essays (LOA #98): Notes of a Native Son / Nobody Knows My Name / The Fire Next Time / No Name in the Street / The Devil Finds Work (Library of America James Baldwin Edition #1) 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 Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Computer (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
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    Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life 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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    Mrs. Caliban 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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    A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel 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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    Anti-Inflammatory Eating for a Happy, Healthy Brain: 75 Recipes for Alleviating Depression, Anxiety, and Memory Loss Cover Image
    Katie comes from a small Southern town in South Carolina and decided to become a bookseller whilst reading the Harry Potter series for the fourth...
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    My Year of Meats: A Novel Cover Image
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    Noggin 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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    Insomniac City: New York, Oliver, and Me Cover Image
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    American War: A Novel 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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    MDC: Memoir from a Damaged Civilization: Stories of Punk, Fear, and Redemption Cover Image
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    Last Go Round: A Real Western 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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    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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    The Feel Trio Cover Image
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    My Vocabulary Did This to Me: The Collected Poetry of Jack Spicer (Wesleyan Poetry) 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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    After the Fire 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
    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.  ...
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    Sex and the Constitution: Sex, Religion, and Law from America's Origins to the Twenty-First Century 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 Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane Cover Image
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    Unabrow: Misadventures of a Late Bloomer 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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    All That the Rain Promises and More: A Hip Pocket Guide to Western Mushrooms Cover Image
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    Akissi: Tales of Mischief: Akissi Book 1 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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    Dissensus: On Politics and Aesthetics Cover Image
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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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    Ghosts of Seattle Past Cover Image
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    The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic 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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    Gilda Joyce: the Dead Drop Cover Image
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    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...