Author Events brenda cooper Edge of Dark is the first in the

Author Events

brenda cooper

Edge of Dark is the first in the companion series to her Ruby’s Song books. University Book Store, 4326 University Way N.E., 634-3400,

7 p.m. Wed., March 4.

gary paul nabhan His new book Cumin, Camels, and Caravans: A Spice Odyssey explores globalization via food. Elliott Bay Book Co., 1521 10th Ave., 624-6600, 7 p.m. Weds., March 4.

Daniel taylor He shares from his new novel, Death Comes for the Deconstructionist. Seattle Pacific University (Art Center Gallery), 3 W. Cremona St., 281-2079, 7 p.m. Weds., March 4.

carson ellis The Portland-based illustrator-in-residence for the Decemberists and of The Composer Is Dead (by Lemony Snicket) discuss her own book, Home. Ravenna Third Place, 6504 20th Ave. N.E., 525-2347, 7 p.m. Thurs., March 5.

Megan kruse

Call Me Home is the debut novel from this Seattle author. Elliott Bay, 7 p.m. Thurs., March 5.

Debby Bacharach Her debut book of poetry explores the key moments in a woman’s life. University Book Store, 7 p.m. Fri., March 6.

michael s. gazzaniga

Tales from Both Sides of the Brain is the memoir of this cognitive neuroscientist.Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave., 652-4255, $5. 7:30 p.m. Fri., March 6.

Leslye walton She reads from her young adult novel, The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender.

Elliott Bay, 7 p.m. Fri., March 6.

Courtney Dasher She appears with Tuna the Chiweenie to discuss Tuna Melts My Heart: The Underdog with the Overbite.

University Book Store, 3 p.m. Sat., March 7.

Lloyd Philip Johnson

Cry of Hope is his sequel to Living Stone, about an American grad student in Jerusalem. Third Place Books, 17171 Bothell Way N.E., 366-3333,

6:30 p.m. Sat., March 7.

Richard B. Simon His Teaching Big History calls for a revolution in education. Elliott Bay, 7 p.m. Sat., March 7.

Chi-Ming Yang She discusses her book Peforming China: Virtue, Commerce, and Orientalism in Eighteenth-century England, 1660-1760.

Seattle Asian Art Museum, 1400 E. Prospect St. (Volunteer Park), 654-3100, $5-$10. 9:30 p.m. Sat., March 7.

Susan Meyers The Women’s National Book Association sponsors the Director of Creative Writing at Seattle U for a presentation on publishing. She recently published her debut novel, Failing the Trapeze.

University Book Store, 1:30 p.m. Sun., March 8.

Bruce Schneier He discusses his new book Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Capture Your Data and Control Your World. Town Hall, $5. 7:30 p.m. Mon., March 9.


Elliot Ackerman The decorated former soldier reads from his acclaimed debut novel, Green on Blue, about the native perspective in Afghanistan. Seattle Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., 386-4636, 7 p.m. Tues., March 10.

Leslie Budewitz Her Assault and Pepper is a new series set in Pike Place Market. (She also reads tonight at Third Place Books, 7 p.m.) Seattle Mystery Bookshop, 117 Cherry St., 587-5737, Noon. Tues., March 10.


Denis & Gail Boyer Hayes Recently profiled in our Spring Arts Guide, the two environmentalists discuss their book Cowed, about the impact of the meat industry on America. Town Hall, $5. 7:30 p.m. Tues., March 10.


Charles Johnson Iman Jamal Rahman talks to the UW professor about his book Taming the Ox: Buddhist Stories and Reflections on Politics, Race, Culture, and Spiritual Practice. University Book Store, 7 p.m. Tues., March 10.

Jynne DIlling Martin The publishing executive makes her poetry debut with We Mammals in Hospitable Times. Elliott Bay, 7 p.m. Tues., March 10.

Mark Adams

Meet Me in Atlantis details his experiences tracking down and talking to Atlantis obsessives. Elliott Bay, 7 p.m. Wed., March 11.

Trevis Gleason

Chef Interrupted is his travel memoir after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Third Place Books 7 p.m. Wed., March 11.

Jessica Hagy The author of a Webby Award-winning blog releases her book, The Art of War Visualized. University Book Store, 7 p.n. Wed., March 11.

Dan DiMicco He discusses economic restoration in American Made. Town Hall, $5. 7:30 p.m. Thurs., March 12.


Reif Larsen He discusses his new thriller I Am Radar.

Elliott Bay, 7 p.m. Thurs., March 12.

Jason Schmidt

A List of Things That Didn’t Kill Me is his coming-of-age memoir. Elliott Bay, 7 p.m. Fri., March 13.


Cat Warren She explores dogs with jobs in her book What the Dog Knows: The Science and Wonder of Working Dogs. University Book Store, 7 p.m. Fri., March 13.