Last week, hundreds of booksellers, authors, and publishers converged on Seattle for the American Booksellers Association’s ninth annual Winter Institute (Wi9), an industry celebration and education opportunity. Was your favorite local bookseller there? Enjoy some photos from the Elliott Bay Book Company-hosted opening ceremonies to get a taste of the spirit of the event.
University Books Store
Chuck Palahniuk walked away with apparently nothing more than a sore neck when his car was struck by a careening semi while the author was pulling out of his driveway east of Washougal, Washington Friday morning. The former truck mechanic has seen the underside of a lot of big rigs, but not laying on their …