Local Literary Events

Books on Tap

On the first Wednesday of each month, Kitsap Regional Library presents “Books on Tap," an evening of literary pub trivia and team word games. This event is held at 7:30 PM at the Treehouse Café, 4569 Lynwood Center Road, Bainbridge Island, and is for ages 21+. Pick up a “Books on Tap” booklist at the Bainbridge Public Library. www.krl.org

Eagle Harbor Book Company

A full service, locally owned, and proudly independent bookstore since 1970, Eagle Harbor Book Company offers a full schedule of author readings and events. Located at 157 Winslow Way E, Bainbridge Island. eagleharborbooks.com

Edmonds Prose / Poetry Interactive Community (EPIC)

EPIC brings writers, agents, publishers, and readers together on the second Thursday of each month. Events are held at the Edmonds Library from 6:30 to 8:00 PM and are free to the public. Visit EPIC on facebook.com/EPICseries

Elliot Bay Book Company

Seattle’s legendary independent bookstore is located in the heart of Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood business district. A full-service bookstore at 1521 10th Avenue, Seattle, it is home to over 150,000 titles. elliottbaybook.com

Liberty Bay Books

Liberty Bay Books is North Kitsap’s independent bookstore. Hosting readings and offering a wide selection of books, the store is located at 18881 D Front St, Poulsbo, WA. libertybaybooks.com

Seattle Arts & Lectures

Seattle Arts & Lectures presents acclaimed writers who foster diverse ideas, the imagination, and a love of reading and writing. Programs include literary arts and poetry series, special events, poetry, SAL U, and Writers in the Schools. lectures.org

Seattle Public Library Podcasts

Each year the Seattle Public Library hosts readings, lectures, and discussions by authors and other public figures. You may listen to many of these programs by subscribing to the iTunes Music Store. spl.org/library-collection/podcasts

Third Place Books

Third Place Books, at two locations, is the “deliberate and intentional creation of a community around books and the ideas inside them.” Both stores provide author events. Third Place Books in Lake Forest Park is located inside Lake Forest Park Towne Centre at 17171 Bothell Way NE. Third Place Books in Ravenna is located on the northeast corner of 20th Ave NE and 65th Street.   thirdplacebooks.com