We've been fortunate at Page 2 Books to host many wonderful authors in our store, who have come to introduce their latest works, meet customers and sign books. We have signed copies of books by Page 2 favorites Jayne Ann Krentz, Christina Dodd and Stella Cameron, as well as other great books in our store, all signed by their authors. Pick one up in the store today, or order by phone or email.
The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough, a Depression era tale of an unlikely love, between an African-American girl who dreams of becoming the next Amelia Earhart by day and sings in the smoky jazz clubs of Seattle by night, and the white adoptive son with all the world’s opportunities before him. What do the fates have in store for these two? This book is a finalist for the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association 2016 book awards.
My Old Dog by Laura Coffey, which shares success stories that show how blissful retirement can be for older dogs who get rescued, and how life-changing senior dog adoption can be for the humans who do the rescuing.
Grounded: The Adventures of Rapunzel by Megan Morrison, the story of the fantasy world of Tyme, whose residents include a certain well-known long-haired girl. But do you know there’s much more to the Rapunzel story?
Sophie's Quest by Sonja Anderson, in which a mouse and an owl set off on a ship bound for the Holy Land. This novel, for children 8 to 12, entertains while teaching about the power of friendship to overcome differences.
The League of Regrettable Superheroes by Jon Morris. Do you remember comic books featuring Doll Man, Doctor Hormone, or Spider Queen? Probably not, but they were superheroes just like Superman or Batman, except in terms of success. Jon Morris’ “The League of Regrettable Superheroes,” introduces readers to 100 of the strangest superheroes ever to see print, complete with backstories, vintage art, and colorful commentary about Bee Man, the Clown, the Eye and other comic-book (non)favorites.
Bigfoot Does Not Like Birthday Parties by Eric Ode, a talented and versatile entertainer a children's singer/songwriter, performer (including a regular gig at Remlinger Farm), poet and author (“Elliott the Otter”, “Larry Gets Lost Under the Sea”). His latest hilarious read-aloud book is about the town of Mossy Pockets and the birthday party the residents throw for reluctant Bigfoot.
Washington's Pacific Coast by Greg Johnston. Washington’s coast is a unique adventure destination and this new guidebook covers all 157 miles of it. Veteran outdoors writer Greg Johnston’s authoritative guide provides detailed, fun, and family-friendly activities, as well as expansive information, history, and geology. Greg covers hiking options (including little-known trails), every state park along the coast, other public parks, campgrounds, fishing and clamming spots, paddling options, and the best beachcombing destinations.
Hidden Treasures: What Museums Can't or Won't Show You, by Harriet Baskas, whose book details all the weird and sometimes wonderful items that museums don’t put out in the display cases.
The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot by Blaine Harden tells the parallel tales of how a defector from North Korea who made his escape, bringing a MiG jet with him, and how Kim Il-Sung built his family’s iron grip on that country. It’s an important and fascinating bit of history, but it’s also as contemporary a story as tomorrow’s headlines.
hoop: the american dream by Robin Layton. From the humblest garage and street court to the White House, award-winning and nationally famed photographer Robin Layton has captured the wide variety of American hoops, the places where weath-ered dreams, fading memories and future glories were created and are still nurtured. Her new book in-cludes the childhood hoops of celebrated players such as Shaquille O’Neal, Larry Bird, LeBron James, and Sue Bird. The images are complemented by the words of such basketball luminaries as Mike Krzyzewski, Robin Roberts, Gary Payton, Danny Manning, and Rebecca Lobo.
We've got lots more. Come in and tell us who you're buying for. We can find just the right book -- one the author has signed!