Books in Common NW
April 15 @ 7:30pm
One event on April 20, 2021 at 7:30pm
One event on April 22, 2021 at 7:30pm
One event on April 27, 2021 at 7:30pm
One event on April 29, 2021 at 7:30pm
Thursday, April 15th at 7:30pm – Books in Common NW: Ethan Rutherford & Paul Yoon
Books in common welcomes rising literary star Ethan Rutherford’s to share his fevered new short story collection, Farthest South, which pulls together eight stories about family and home that are at the same time spooky, sweet, wonderous, personal, and explicitly engaged with their own telling. Author Paul Yoon will be joining Rutherford for an engrossing conversation you won’t want to miss.
Tuesday, April 20th at 7:30pm – Books in Common NW: Tony Hiss, Lauren Oakes & Adventure Scientists
Get ready for Earth Day and join Books in Common NW for an enlightening discussion with New Yorker staff writer Tony Hiss as he shares his new book Rescuing the Earth: Protecting Half the Land to Heal the Earth. Lauren Oakes will be on hand to share her work in The New Farmers Almanac Vol 5: Grand Land Plan, and we’ll have the folks from Adventure Scientists along for the ride to discuss how all their work intersects with conservation efforts in the Northwest.
Thursday, April 22nd at 7:30pm – Books in Common NW: Bookseller Happy Hour with Danny Caine
We’re getting psyched for Bookstore Day with Danny Caine and How To Resist Amazon and Why, along with some of our fave booksellers! (Including some you’ll recognize) Join us for a great evening on the punk spirit of bookselling with Bookseller and author Danny Caine and his book How to Resist Amazon and Why. We’ll have plenty of other booksellers on hand to dish out great recommendations, share what we’re reading, and even offer a great book to compliment your evening drink of choice. Be sure to watch our website and social media for more Bookstore Day fun!
Tuesday, April 27th at 7:30pm – Books in Common NW: Shelby Forsythia
Books in Common NW takes a breath with grief guide Shelby Forsythia and her new book Your Grief Your Way which offers comforting words and practical ideas for living with loss. Everyone experiences grief differently after the loss of a loved one. Your Grief Your Way offers a path forward for you, no matter how you process your grief. Whether you’re looking for inspiration, a practical way to honor your loved one, or both, Shelby Forsythia and Your Grief, Your Way help navigate life after loss.
Thursday, April 29th at 7:30pm – Books in Common NW: Kim Stafford, Kathleen Flennike & Sy Hoawah
We’re sending Poetry Month out with a bang with a great panel of poets; Kim Safford, Kathleen Flenniken & Sy Hoawah. Books in Common NW is excited to welcome three fantastic poets , including two state Poet Laureates, to share their art, philosophy and work with us.
Visit www.countrybookshelf.com/events to register.