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Lake Forest Park Author Events

Third Place Books hosts hundreds of authors every year to read, sign and talk about their work.

Young Adult NW Summer Book Tour

Jul 23 2014 7:00 pm
Jul 23 2014 8:00 pm

Meet an exciting group of local young adult authors as they talk about writing, publishing, and how they use their books to address important issues like online security, emotional & physical abuse in dating, and bullying & peer pressure.  Whether you're looking for ways to get your teen to read or are a teen yourself, whether you are an avid reader or an aspiring writer, this panel discussion promises to be lively, entertaining, and informative.  Bring your questions and get ready to find some great new books! 

Featured Authors : 

Nina Foxx 

A Letter for My Mother

T.M. Franklin 

More, The Guardians and How to Get Ainsley Bishop to Fall in Love with You. 

Ava O'Shay 


S.L. Whyte

Stelladaur: Finding Tir Na Nog 

Erika Johansen, The Queen of the Tearling (Harper)

Jul 24 2014 7:00 pm

Magic, adventure, mystery, and romance combine in this epic debut in which a young princess must reclaim her dead mother's throne, learn to be a ruler, and defeat the Red Queen, a powerful and malevolent sorceress determined to destroy her.

ISBN-13: 9780062290366
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper, 7/2014

Friday Morning Storytime

Jul 25 2014 10:00 am
Jul 25 2014 11:00 am

Storytelling in the Children's area of the bookstore happens every Friday at 10:00 am. This free event is sponsored by the Bookstore.

Stacie Zinn Roberts - How to Live Your Passion & Fulfill Your Dreams

Jul 26 2014 6:30 pm
Jul 26 2014 7:30 pm

How to Live Your Passion & Fulfill Your Dreams explores the What's
Your Avocado? Personal Empowerment Concept
, a methodology by which you
can get back in touch with the person you once were, rediscover the
dreams and aspirations left behind, and set out on a new path of
healing, happiness and hope. Through this groundbreaking book, learn how
everyone has something about them that's special. We call that unique
element, Your Avocado. The key is to find Your Avocado and express it.
To do just that, you'll work through a series of exercises and devise a
personal strategic plan to change your life.

ISBN-13: 9781495229848
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Createspace, 1/2014

LFP Reads - Daniel James Brown - The Boys in the Boat

Jul 28 2014 7:00 pm
Jul 28 2014 8:00 pm

nonfiction account of the University of Washington crew team's quest
for gold at the 1936 Olympics follows a team comprised of the sons of
blue collar workers, who bested rivals from the Ivy League, Britain,
and around the world. The emotional heart of this gripping story is
Joe Rantz, a long-time Lake Forest Park resident. 

Join Author Daniel James Brown at the Third Place Commons stage for our annual Lake Forest Park Reads event.

ISBN-13: 9780143125471
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books, 5/2014

The Minimalists - Everything That Remains: A Memoir by the Minimalists

Aug 4 2014 7:00 pm
Aug 4 2014 8:00 pm

Everything That Remains is the touching, surprising story of what happened when one young man decided to let go of everything and begin living more deliberately. Heartrending, uplifting, and deeply personal, this engrossing memoir is peppered with insightful (and often hilarious) interruptions by Ryan Nicodemus, Millburn’s best friend of twenty years.

ISBN-13: 9781938793189
Availability: Not in Stock- Usually Ships in 1-5 days
Published: Asymmetrical Press, 12/2013