Friday, March 1

9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

2 to 4 p.m.

Maria Semple, author of “Where’d You Go, Bernadette,” the 2012 best seller set in the Queen Anne neighborhood.

 

3 to 5 p.m.

Mary Daheim, Queen Anne resident and author of the popular B & B and Alpine mystery series, including recently released “Alpine Xanadu.”

 

Lance Weller, Gig Harbor resident and author of “Wilderness,” a debut novel set in the Civil War period. 

 

4 to 6 p.m.

Matt Ruff, Seattle resident and author of five novels, including “The Mirage,” released in February 2012.

 

7 to 9 p.m.

Erica Bauermeister, Seattle resident and author of three novels, including recently released “The Lost Art of Mixing.” 

 

Jennie Shortridge, Seattle resident and author of five novels, including the soon-to-be-released “Love Water Memory” (April 2013). 

 

Saturday, March 2 

9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Noon to 4 p.m.

Bernadette Pajer, Seattle resident and author of the popular Professor Bradshaw mystery series set in the Pacific Northwest. 

 

7 to 9 p.m.

Sherman Alexie, Seattle resident and winner of the 2013 Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award, 2010 PEN/Faulkner Award, 2007 National Book Award for Young People’s Literature. Poet, author, screenwriter and filmmaker. “Blasphemy,” a collection of short stories, is Alexie’s most recent book. 

 

Sunday, March 3 

9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

11 to 12:30 p.m.

Carmela D’Amico, Seattle resident and author of the popular children’s series featuring Ella the Elephant.

 

Noon to 2 p.m.

Jonathan Evison, Bainbridge Island resident and winner of the 2013 and 2012 Pacific Northwest Booksellers awards, 2009 Washington State Book Award and author of three novels, including the recently released “Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving.” 

 

Jim Lynch, Olympia resident and author of three novels set in Western Washington, including recently released “Truth Like the Sun.” http://www.jimlynchbooks.com/index.htm

 

2 to 4 p.m.

Seattle7Writers, a collective of Northwest authors, including: 

Laurie Frankel, Seattle resident and author of two novels

David Lasky, Seattle resident and cartoonist, graphic-novel author

Shannon Huffman Polson, Northwest resident and author

 

4 to 6 p.m.

Seattle7Writers, a collective of Northwest authors, including:

Sean Beaudoin, Seattle resident and author of four novels

Kevin Emerson, Seattle resident and young-adult author

Suzanne Selfors, Bainbridge resident and children’s/young-adult author

Kevin O'Brien, Seattle resident and thriller author