Kings Books Events

  • miko
    Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 7:00pm

    Our beloved store cat Miko passed away on October 14 after several health complications. Our drooling buddy was a charismatic greeter always willing to give affection and eat any food in your possession. We are holding a Miko Memorial to pay tribute to his legacy. If you have photos or memories...

  • wadland
    Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 7:00pm

    Author Justin Wadland will tell the true story of an anarchist colony on the Key Peninsula as chronicled in his new book Trying Home: The Rise and Fall of an Anarchist Utopia on Puget Sound. The book traces the history of Home, WA from its founding in 1896 to its...

  • NaNoWriMo
    Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 3:00pm

    November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! A worldwide community of people celebrate November by writing an entire novel over the course of the month! NaNoWriMo was created for anyone who...

  • jance
    Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 7:00pm

    Author J.A. Jance will read from and sign copies of her most recent book, Remains of Innocence, the latest in the Joanna Brady series.

    J. A. Jance is the New York Times bestselling author of the J. P. Beaumont series, the Joanna Brady series,...

  • sharednov
    Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 7:00pm

    Join this new book club reading books based on intercultural experiences and stories on the formation of identity against the odds. We’ll be reading novels, biographies, and memoirs about cultural awareness, adaptation, and acceptance. November's book is How the Garcia Girls Lost...

  • dextergordon
    Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 7:00pm

    The Dickens Festival at Stadium, our annual district-wide holiday celebration, presents an innovative speaker series on Dickensian Poverty in the 21st Century. There will be three talks on different...

  • religionnov
    Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 11:00am

    This new book club discusses world religions. This is a group for non-experts without clear answers who read and talk about all religions. The group is organized on Meetup....

  • lgbtqnove
    Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 2:00pm

    Join the Tacoma LGBTQ Book Club reading both fiction and nonfiction! The book club is open to everyone. November's pick is Orlando: A Biography by Virginia Woolf, books available for purchase at King's Books or below. We meet the second Saturday of...

  • haiku
    Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 6:00pm

    Join Commencement Bay Haiku at this monthly meeting open to the public. We ask participants to bring a page of 3-5 haiku or one page of haibun (prose with haiku) to read as we give constructive suggestions to each other. In addition, we discuss various aspects of haiku, haibun...

  • classicsnove
    Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 7:00pm

    The Classics Book Club has been meeting in Tacoma since 1994! We read a variety of classic works, from the ancient to modern. November's discussion is on The Rise of Silas Lapham by William Dean Howells, books available at King's Books or below. We meet...

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