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1/27/19 Reviews + Columns

January 27, 2019. Some of the books mentioned in Sunday's Seattle Times reviews and columns:

 

Stephanie Land, author of the just-published memoir “Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive,” on struggling against a system seemingly stacked against the working poor.

The review/interview in The Seattle Times, here.

 


 

Julien Perry’s new book, "Seattle Cooks," evolves along with our constantly changing city.
The column here.

 


 

New in paperback!
Was one of your New Year’s resolutions to get more reading done? Here are some new paperbacks that can help you!
Among this week’s half-dozen highlights are a collection of blog posts by a beloved science-fiction author and a “page-turning mash-up of genres."
Column by Moira Macdonald here.

Featured titles:

“The Power” by Naomi Alderman
“The Monk of Mokha” by Dave Eggers
“Everything Here Is Beautiful” by Mira Lee
“Macbeth” by Jo Nesbø
“No Time to Spare: Thinking About What Matters” by Ursula K. Le Guin
“The Girls in the Picture” by Melanie Benjamin

Books: 
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316505116
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hachette Books - January 22nd, 2019

Seattle Cooks: Signature Recipes from the City's Best Chefs and Bartenders Cover Image
$32.95
ISBN: 9781773270357
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Figure 1 Publishing - September 4th, 2018

The Power Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316547604
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Back Bay Books - January 8th, 2019

The Monk of Mokha Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101971444
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - January 8th, 2019

Everything Here Is Beautiful: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735221970
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - January 15th, 2019

Macbeth: William Shakespeare's Macbeth Retold: A Novel (Hogarth Shakespeare) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780553419078
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hogarth - January 8th, 2019

No Time to Spare: Thinking About What Matters Cover Image
By Ursula K. Le Guin, Karen Joy Fowler (Introduction by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781328507976
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - January 15th, 2019

The Girls in the Picture: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101886823
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bantam - January 22nd, 2019