Saturday December 1: The Neverending Bookshop warmly welcomes back James D. Macon and the latest book in his Phosfire Journeys series. At 11 a.m. James with discuss “Opener of Doors”, take questions, and sign copies of his work. Please stop by to learn more about the series and author! For more information about James and his work, visit www.jdmacon.com.
Saturday December 1: The Neverending Bookshop is very pleased to welcome local artist and illustrator Roy DeLeon back to the shop for his new book “Margaret’s Night in St. Peter’s”! This special Christmas book will pick up on Margaret’s adventures with the pope. Please join Roy for a reading, signing, and Q&A. For more information about Roy and his work, visit: www.paracletepress.com/Products/9361/margarets-night-in-st-peters.aspx.
Sunday December 2: The Neverending Bookshop’s Science Fiction/Fantasty Book Group will meet at 2 p.m. to discuss “Space Opera” by Catherynne Valente. Please join us!
Sunday December 9: Join us to discuss “One Day in December” by Josie Silver at 2 p.m.! We’ll be all holidayed up and ready to talk all things festive. Stop by to join the conversation!
Saturday December 15: The Neverending Bookshop is thrilled to welcome local writing group Tighty Writeys at 11 a.m. for a children’s book extravaganza! Authors include Laurie Ann Thompson, Kevan Atteberry, Lois Brandt, Curtis Manley, Dan Richards, and Dori Butler. Join us to learn more about each author, their work, and pick up truly wonderful signed children’s books!
Saturday December 15: The Neverending Bookshop is please to welcome author Peggy Herring and her wonderful book “Anna, Like Thunder”. Based on historical records, Peggy’s novel follows the story of 18-year-old Anna.Petrovna Bulygina. She travels aboard a Russian trading ship that shipwrecks on the Washington coast. Peggy will do a reading, answer questions about her work, and sign copies of her book. For more information about Peggy and her work, visit www.peggyherring.ca.
Saturday December 15: At 6 p.m. The Neverending Bookshop’s audiobook craft group will continue listening to “The Bookshop of Yesterdays” by Amy Meyerson. We left off just before chapter 5. Feel free to bring your portable craft and join us!
Saturday/Sunday December 22-23: The Neverending Bookshop is following in the grand Icelandic Christmas Eve tradition of Jolabokflod – literally “Christmas Book Flood”. It’s the tradition of giving books on Christmas Eve and staying up all night to read them. In keeping with this wonderful idea, TNEBS is offering 15% off all books purchased the weekend before Christmas! For more information please contact the shop at (425) 415-1945.
Saturday December 22: The Neverending Bookshop is pleased to welcome local author Kimberley Bouchard and her “Positively Disney” book series at 2 p.m.! Kimberley will talk about her work, read from the latest book in her series, and sign copies of her work. Please join us to learn more about Kimberley and her books! For more information about Kimberley and “Positively Disney” visit www.positivelydisney.com.
Tuesday December 25: The Neverending Bookshop will be closed due to Christmas.
Saturday December 29: The Neverending Bookshop’s Audiobook Craft Group will meet at 6 p.m. to continue listening to “The Bookshop of Yesterdays” by Amy Meyerson. For those of you following along at home, we left off at chapter 8. Bring your portable craft and join us!
Tuesday January 1: The Neverending Bookshop will be closed due to New Year’s Day.
Saturday January 5: The Neverending Bookshop warmly welcomes Martha Brockenbrough at 2 p.m. with her book “Unpresidented”! Her newest book is a biography of not just Donald Trump, but his family both past and present. Martha has also written about his presidency, thoroughly researching his claims and shames. Described as “riveting, meticulously researched, and provocative”, this isn’t a book to miss! For more information about Martha and her books, please visit martha-brockenbrough.squarespace.com.
Sunday January 6: Join The Neverending Bookshop’s Science Fiction and Fantasy book group at 2 p.m. to discuss “Hogfather” by Terry Pratchett! We’ll also be picking our book for January!
Saturday January 12: The Neverending Bookshop welcomes local author Renata Lubinsky at 2 p.m. with her book “Around Seattle in 80 Dates”. Renata will discuss her book, answer questions about her work, and sign copies of her book. Please stop in and join us in welcoming Renate. For more information about Renata and her work, visit www.renatalubinsky.com.
Sunday January 13: The Neverending Bookshop’s Romantic Endeavors book group will meet at 2 p.m. to discuss “Carols and Chaos” by Cindy Anstey! Stop by to join us and help pick our book for January!
Saturday January 19: The Neverending Bookshop warmly welcomes local author Dr. Katie Yusuf and her book “Grandma’s Precious Memories” at 2 p.m. Katie will do a reading, answer questions about her book, and sign copies. Please join us to learn more about this important book geared toward helping children and adults understand memory loss in loved ones.
Sunday January 20: Please join us to discuss our next book, “Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows” by Balli Kaur Jaswal at The Neverending Bookshop at 2 p.m. “When Nikki takes a creative writing job at her local temple, with visions of emancipating the women of the community she left behind as a self-important teenager, she’s shocked to discover a group of barely literate women who have no interest in her ideals. East meets west and tradition clashes with modernity in a thought-provoking cross-cultural novel that might make you look again at the women in your life.” See you there!
Saturday January 26: At 2 p.m., The Neverending Bookshop is pleased to welcome PNW author Connie King Leonard and her book “Sleeping In My Jeans”. Connie will do a reading, discuss her book, answer questions, and sign copies. “Sleeping In My Jeans” follows 16-year-old Mattie Rollins as she tries to figure out how to improve both her life and the lives of her family – while living in a car. For more information about Connie and her book, visit https://ooligan.pdx.edu/book/sleeping-in-my-jeans/
Saturday February 9: The Neverending Bookshop welcomes local author Sandra Anderson and her book “Troubled Mother, Troubled Son”. Within her book Sandra explores her son’s death, and his troubled life, on her path to recovery. Join us to listen to Sandra read from her book, discuss her work, answer questions, and sign copies of her book. For more information about Sandra and her work, visit www.troubledmothertroubledson.com.
Saturday February 16: The Neverending Bookshop warmly welcomes Simon Calcavecchia at 2 p.m. with his book “The Adventures of Frank and Mustard”! Simon will read his book, discuss his work, answer questions, and sign copies. It’s the perfect children’s book, and storytime will be a part of the event. Please join us to learn more about Simon, Frank, and Mustard! For more information about Simon and his work, visit www.frankandmustard.com.