Jeanne Thorsen (Executive Director of KCLS Foundation), Lee Child (Keynote Speaker), Nancy Pearl (Emcee), Bill Ptacek (Director of King County Library System), and Kari Glover (KCLS Foundation Board President)

Best-selling authors Lee Child and Nancy Pearl, along with 30 popular Northwest authors, were featured at the King County Library System Foundation’s Literary Lions Gala on March 10. Proceeds support literacy, reading, and lifelong learning programs in 46 libraries and throughout the community.