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Artfully Edmonds close-up: Edmonds novelist Nicki Chen debuts ‘Tiger Tail Soup’ with Saturday book signing

Artfully Edmonds close-up: Edmonds novelist Nicki Chen debuts ‘Tiger Tail Soup’ with Saturday book signing

This week, Edmonds resident Nicki Chen is enjoying the achievement of having published her debut novel, “Tiger Tail Soup.” In celebration, Edmonds Bookshop (111 Fifth Ave. S. ) is holding a book signing for Nicki this Saturday, June 14 between noon and 1 o’clock. Hearing this exciting news, Artfully Edmonds decided to learn as much as possible about the back story of this historical no... »

Edmonds author’s ’84 Ribbons’ earns awards; local appearances coming up

Edmonds author’s ’84 Ribbons’ earns awards; local appearances coming up

Paddy Eger, long-time resident of Edmonds, is dancing up to the awards podium this month as her debut novel, “84 Ribbons,” gains momentum in prestigious literary circles. A retired educator, Eger entered the publishing world in 2011 with her title, “Educating America” – a resource planner for educators. The popular workbook (and series centerpiece) earned Ms. Eger a number of national radio appear... »

Reminder: Friends of the Edmonds Library Annual Book Sale Saturday

Friends of the Edmonds Library is hosting its 32nd annual book sale this Saturday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St. Get there early and browse thousands of donated books, CDs and DVDs of interest to children, teens and adults. All proceeds benefit the Edmonds Library. »

Recommended Reads: ‘The Essence of Style’ explains how fashion became reality

Recommended Reads: ‘The Essence of Style’ explains how fashion became reality

By Wendy Kendall “The Essence of Style,” by Joan DeJean Mais oui, c’est chic to read about the Louis XIV Legacy. How exciting to find an author who makes history fun. She goes the extra mile and relates French life in the 17th century to habits and entertainments in our life today. Joan DeJean writes with energy and humor about living history. You just can’t wait to read the next chapt... »