Literary Lions Gala
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Festive attire encouraged. Black tie optional.
Sponsorship opportunities available
|Now in its 21st year, the Literary Lions Gala is the premier event for readers. The Gala is a special evening to meet talented authors, savor fabulous food and wine and indulge in your favorite subject: books.
The Literary Lions Gala celebrates the joy of reading, showcases our library's resources and raises fund for reading, literacy, and library programs. Proceeds from the event and book sales generate funding for vital programs provided to more than 200,000 children, youth, families, and adults throughout the King County Library System.
Her other novels include The Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God's Wife, The Hundred Secret Senses, The Bonesetter's Daughter, and Saving Fish from Drowning. She is also the author of a memoir, The Opposite of Fate, and two children's books, The Moon Lady and Sagwa, The Chinese Siamese Cat.
|Everyone's favorite librarian and book reviewer, Nancy Pearl, will emcee the event and 30 popular Northwest authors will be featured. Books will be available for purchase and signing.
Tickets for Author Salons* will be sold.
7:30 pm Savor Dinner and the Program
The Literary Lions: A Literary Feast
6:00 pm Sip Wine, Sample Appetizers, Socialize with Authors, Secure Author Salon Tickets, & Select Books
9:00 pm Shop for Books and Spend More Time with Authors
*Author Salons are opportunities to share food, wine, and conversation with renowned Northwest authors. Tickets are sold exclusively at the Literary Lions Gala, for a fixed price, and the number of tickets is limited. Events take place between April-June 2014. Come early for best selection.