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BookTree's Holiday Party

Celebrate the holiday season with books, authors, friends, and neighbors in Kirkland's brand new (and only) independent bookstore- BookTree!  

Come a little early with your kids and meet best-selling, Edgar award winning children's mystery author: Dori Hillestad Butler.  She'll be at our store from 5:30 p.m. onward (and at our party too). Butler is the author of over 40 books including The Buddy Files and award winning Haunted Library series (#10 due out in 2017 is set in Seattle!) and the upcoming King & Kayla Mysteries.  Dori Butler's Website

And after 7 p.m. -

Another confirmed guest is best-selling mystery and legal thriller writer, Robert Dugoni - author of the recent best-selling 7th Canon, the David Sloan legal thriller series and the Seattle Private Eye Tracy Crosswhite series (which will become a T.V. or Cable series in the near future). Robert Dugoni's Website

Paula Becker (author of ' Looking for Betty McDonald') will also be here!  Recent praise for the book: The Egg and IThe Plague and I and Anybody Can Do Anything practically cavort off the page. How did [Betty MacDonald] do it? Seattle author Paula Becker has some answers in her compact, finely crafted biography.—Michael Upchurch, Seattle Times, September 4, 2016  Paula Becker's Website

Janet Lee Carey  the award winning fantasy author has confirmed she will be able to mingle and sign books from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.!   is the award-winning author of nine Young Adult novels including her newest release, In the Time of Dragon Moon, book three of the Wilde Island Chronicles, ALA Best Books for Young Adults. Winner of the Mark Twain Award and finalist for the Washington State Book Award, her books highlight the courage of children and teens, and explore the challenges of staying true to your values while following your dreams. School Library Journal starred review calls her work, “fantasy at its best-original, beautiful, amazing, and deeply moving.”  Janet Lee Carey's website

This just in…. Dana Sullivan- writer and illustrator;(Ozzie and the Art Contest; Kay Kay’s Alphabet Safari, the Digger and Daisy series and Bob books) will also be joining us at our Holiday Party, Friday evening at BookTree 7 p.m. to 9:30. Dana imaginatively doctored our logo for our grand opening in November (just for fun and we loved it!). Glad he’s able to be at our party!

Also. . . Meet local romantic mystery author Carmine Valentine (All Fired Up)  Carmine's Website

And there's more --much more....  .stay tuned. . .  Don't miss it!

Feel free to spread the news about BookTree ‘s Holiday Party 12-9-16 7 p.m. to 9:30 or so. Authors, Books, Food, Wine, Surprises – FREE. 

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