Booze 101

Books, Blogs, and Other Recommended Writing About Booze

Required reading for people who think about drinks.

02/16/2011 By Jessica Voelker


Following Up: the Shipley & Halmos Book

’We’re An American ________’ is out, and Seattle, it features you.

02/04/2011 By Laura Cassidy

Books and Talks

Life Is a Strip Tease

Why a new biography of Gypsy Rose Lee is just like Gypsy’s act.

01/01/2011 By Eric Scigliano

Books and Talks

Slugger Gordon Snails it Again

Seattle’s chronicler of creeping critters takes a quick spin in the very slow lane.


Book Review

Love Burns

Marriage is a refuge in Valerie Trueblood’s new story collection. Or maybe not.

12/27/2010 By Eric Scigliano

The Sauced Gulpable Gift Guide 2010

The Gulpable Gift Guide #7: Bartending Books

Expert advice on the best drink-mixing how-tos from a local barman.


Wedding Wednesday

Classic Gifts IV: Paper HeartsUPDATED

Brand new shop, Paper Hammer, does double duty for holiday shoppers and those involved in pulling off a literary, design-savvy wedding.

12/15/2010 By Laura Cassidy

Gift Ideas

Holiday Gift Guide, Part 1: Books Signed by Famous People

Is your sister a big fan of Tom Douglas? Then we know the perfect gift.

11/18/2010 By Hilary Meyerson

The Sauced Gulpable Gift Guide 2010

Gulpable Gift Guide Idea #1: Punch

David Wondrich’s new book is a no-brainer gift for booze lovers.


Books & Authors

A City on a Sustainable Hill

Three new books contend Seattle can still teach the world a green thing or two.

11/08/2010 By Eric Scigliano


Arts Crush

Here are our top picks for Theatre Puget Sound’s month-long Arts Crush.

09/14/2010 By Alexandra Notman


All the President’s Been

New Yorker editor David Remnick bridges the gaps in the president’s life story with his definitive biography The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama.

05/14/2010 By Eric Scigliano


How Many eBooks, Ultimately?

How many ebooks would an ebook seller sell if an ebook reader could list all books? A look at the number of titles in electronic form, and what's yet to be digitized.

02/02/2010 By Glenn Fleishman


Biblio File

Now that you’re older and wiser, hitting the books is actually fun.

12/18/2008 By Ben Schock


A Man of Air and Shadows

Michael Gruber, Seattle’s secret best-selling novelist, seemed to be living the writer’s dream. And then he tried to put his name on the books he wrote, and everything changed. The dark tales he’d carried inside for three decades started to come out....

08/01/2007 By Jim Gullo