Alexandra Oliva and Jason M. Hough will join us for a Q & A and signing. Help us celebrate Ali’s paperback release of The Last One, a literary thriller in which reality TV meets the end of the world; The Seattle Times named The Last One one of the best books of 2016. Jason became a NYT bestseller with The Darwin Elevator and will be signing his newest novels, including an official tie-in to the massively popular video game franchise Mass Effect.
Brick & Mortar is proud to announce our book release event for Dori Jones Yang’s The Forbidden Temptation of Baseball, a middle-grade novel. The book is based on a little-known historical event in the 1870s called the Chinese Educational Mission, in which the emperor of China sent 120 boys to live with New England families.
We are excited to announce that the amazing Kazu Kibuishi will be joining us! Kazu is the New York Times bestselling graphic novelist of Amulet and Copper. You may also know him from his Explorer and Flight anthologies. Perhaps you have seen the new Harry Potter covers? That would be Kazu. Needless to say, we are thrilled to be hosting Kazu at Brick & Mortar Books!
Play Truth or Dare with your favorite local Seattle YA authors: Kendare Blake (Three Dark Crowns) Rori Shay (The Elected Series), J.Anderson Coats (The Wicked and the Just), Lish McBride (Necromancer Series), Breeana Shields (Poison's Kiss), and Kimberly Derting (The Body Finder Books). Find out where they had their first kiss. Dare them to a word find inside the bookstore. The challenge is up to you! (And...there will be prizes!)