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U District Location

Regular Hours

  • Monday – Friday: 9am – 7pm
  • Saturday: 10am – 6pm
  • Sunday: 12pm – 5pm

Special Hours

  • Monday, June 24: 9am – 7pm
  • Wednesday, July 3: 9am – 6pm
  • Independence Day, Thursday, July 4: CLOSED
  • Friday, July 5: 10am – 5pm
  • Saturday, July 6: 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday, July 7: 12pm – 5pm

Address & Phone

U District Store
4326 University Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105

206.634.3400
Toll Free: 1.800.335.READ

bookstore@ubookstore.com

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Murder & Mayhem

Summer Vacation

Our Murder & Mayhem Book Club is taking the summer off to catch up on grisly murders from sandy beaches. We hope to see you in the fall!

April 28 • 3pm

Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke

Bluebird, Bluebird

Attica Locke

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May 26 • 3pm

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

Agatha Christie

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June 30 • 3pm

Descent by Tim Johnston

Descent

Tim Johnston

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Nick's Book Club

University Book Store’s Nick DiMartino hosts a lively discussion of his pick-of-the-month for readers in his Nick’s Pick’s book club Attendees save 20% on this and next month’s picks. Grab your copy and join us!

Next Meeting: Wednesday, June 24 @ 6pm

April 29 • 6:00pm

The Banished Immortal: A Life of Li Bai by Ha Jin

The Banished Immortal: A Life of Li Bai

by Ha Jin

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May 20 • 6:00pm

A Treatise Selling Beans by Wieslaw Mysliwski

A Treatise on Shelling Beans

by Wieslaw Mysliwski

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June 24 • 6:00pm

Good Riddance by Elinor Lipman

Good Riddance

by Elinor Lipman

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The Other Book Club

Nick DiMartino's "Other Book Club" does things a little differently—they meet every Wednesday in the book store café and read only a portion of the best in LGBTQ+ and international fiction for an evolving discussion!

Next Meeting: Wednesday, May 29 @ 6pm

May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 • 6:00pm

Leading Men by Christopher Castellani

Leading Men

by Christopher Castellani

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June 12, 19 • 6:00pm

Foucault in California by Simeon Wade

Foucault in California

by Simeon Wade

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The Live Poet Society

For the best in contemporary poetry with a focus on POC and queer poets. Beret and turtleneck optional. Join us every third Wednesday by the fireside.

Next Meeting: Wednesday, June 19 @ 11am

U District store

May 15 • 6pm

The Tradition by Jericho Brown

The Tradition

by Jericho Brown

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June 19 • 11:00am

Night Sky with Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong

Night Sky with Exit Wounds

by Ocean Vuong

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Kids Graphic Novel Book Group

Meet others who love comics and graphic novels and learn how to write and illustrate your own! This group will meet every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in July and August at our U District store!

Save 20% on this and next month's titles! Loved the book? Come talk about it with us!

Next Meeting: Wednesday, July 10 @ 10:30am

U District store

July 10 • 10:30am

Phoebe and Her Unicorn: Unicorn Bowling by Dana Simpson

Phoebe and Her Unicorn: Unicorn Bowling

by Dana Simpson

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July 17 • 10:30am

Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild by Dav Pilkey

Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild

by Dav Pilkey

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July 24 • 10:30am

Amulet: The Stonekeeper by Kazu Kibuishi

Amulet: The Stonekeeper

by Kazu Kibuishi

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StoryTime for Kids!

Join us at our U District store for dramatic readings of the best in new and classic kids books. You bring the kids, and we'll provide the activities and entertainment. StoryTime for Kids is appropriate for ages 3 - 7.