Children visiting Santa Claus, Colfax, Washington, 1956, from the private collection of Marcia Wassem Whitman…
We are thrilled to virtually welcome author of “Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore,” Matthew Sullivan as part of the Everybody Reads regional program.
Join us for a presentation by Sullivan on his dark and twisty debut novel, followed by an audience Q & A on Tuesday, Nov. 2 at 12 p.m. and Thursday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. streaming on Everybody Reads’ Facebook page and on Zoom. No need to register, but find all details for these events at everybody-reads.org/meet-the-author/.
Enjoy the presentation with a delicious meal from Serfes, pick up in Colfax. Call (509) 558-9066 to reserve the “Everybody Reads Special” for $12 by Monday, Nov. 1.
Sullivan is also hosting two writing workshops on Zoom on Wednesday, Nov. 3 at 4 p.m., “Here Comes Trouble: Conflict and Story Fundamentals” (geared for teens) and Friday, Nov. 5 at 1 p.m., “Building Suspense” (geared for adults), however patrons of any age are welcome to attend either workshop. Please register at everybody-reads.org/meet-the-author/.
Reviews of “Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore” by Matthew Sullivan
“Sullivan’s debut novel is a fiendishly clever mystery that will keep you guessing until the very last page, where the truth, in the end, may be stranger than fiction.” — Everybody Reads
“This quirky debut novel will have particular appeal for puzzle solvers and booklovers.” — Booklist
“An intriguingly dark, twisty story and eccentric characters make this book a standout.” — Kirkus Reviews