Novelist Susan Abulhawa

Saturday, September 12th, 1:00pm

Orca Books and the Rachel Corrie Foundation are delighted to welcome Susan Abulhawa to the store on this September afternoon. The author of Mornings in Jenin, Susan will be talking about her new book, The Blue Between Sky and Water, a novel about four generations of powerful Palestinian women in Gaza.

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Mark Rozema

Friday, September 18th, 7:00pm

Orca is delighted to welcome author Mark Rozema to the store on this September evening. Mark will be reading from Road Trip, his new collection of essays.

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Anita Feng

Saturday, September 19th, 7:00pm

Orca Books is delighted to welcome author Anita Feng to the store on this September evening. Anita will be reading from her new book "Sid."

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Franklin Veaux

Friday, September 25th, 7:00pm

Orca Books is delighted to welcome author Franklin Veaux back to the store on this Autumn evening. Franklin is the co-author (with Eve Rickert) of the book More Than Two: A Practical Guide to Ethical Polyamory. Franklin will be talking about his new book, Game Changer: A Memoir of Disruptive Love.

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Frederica Bowcutt

Saturday, September 26th, 3:00pm

Orca Books is delighted to welcome author, botanist and Evergreen professor Frederica Bowcutt to the store on this September afternoon. Frederica will be discussing her new book The Tanoak Tree: An Environmental History of a Pacific Coast Hardwood.

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Three great reading groups meet at Orca each month to discuss their latest selections. Have a look at what they're reading this month. All our in-store groups are open to the public and are always looking for new members. Please join us!

The Orcapod Book Group is the original Orca-led reading group. We meet on the second Sunday of every month at 2:30pm. At the June 14th meeting we will be discussing "Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher", Timothy Egan's book about pioneer photgrapher Edward Curtis. Read More =>
The Fireside Book Group meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7:00pm. At the July 2nd meeting they will be discussing Barbara Kinsolver's "The Lacuna". Read More =>
The M3 (Murder, Mystery & Mayhem) Reviewers is our resident mystery book club, hosted by Linda, the former owner of Whodunit Books in downtown Olympia. They meet on the second Wednesday of each month. At their July 8th meeting they will be discussing Anne Hillerman's "Spider Woman's Daughter: A Leaphorn & Chee Novel". Read More =>
Click here to see selections from the other groups that register their picks with us each month!  

 

Have a look at what people around town were reading this week.