Congratulations to Sandra Dallas! 2019 Wrangler Award Winner!

Hardscrabble by Sandra Dallas has won the 2019 Wrangler Award for Outstanding Juvenile Book! 

The Western Heritage Awards were established in 1961, and are the pinnacle commemoration of the American West. 

“A cast of believable characters with distinct personalities brings this slice of U.S. history to life…”– School Library Journal

Seattle bookstores were doomed. Then Third Place helped rewrite the story.

Ten years ago, the arrival of the recession combined with Amazon’s deep discounts seemed to herald the end for independent bookstores. But in the past few years they’ve made an improbable comeback. At Third Place Books, which opened its first store 20 years ago, the key to success is community. Read more.