Books By The Bay 2020

This year’s theme was Sasquatch to the Salish Sea and featured best-selling author Max Brooks. Max spoke about his new and very popular book DEVOLUTION:  A Firsthand Account of the Rainier Sasquatch Massacre.

Order a copy of Devolution

Our family friendly program featured the award winning book, WE ARE PUGET SOUND: Discovering and Rediscovering the Salish Sea Author David Workman and photographer Brian Walsh shared their stunning photography and talked about our beloved Puget Sound and Salish Sea.

Order a copy of We Are Puget Sound

Watch or share the programs, below!


THANK YOU for helping us surpass our goal of $15,000.
Because of supporters like you, we raised $20,505!

An Interview with Max Brooks:

A Conversation with David Workman & Brian Walsh:


Thank you to our 2020 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor:

TwinStar Credit Union

Reading Champions:

Port Blakely

Reading Advocates:

Fisher Jones Family Dentistry

Literacy Lover Sponsors:

Browsers Bookshop, Olympia Pediatrics

Reader Leader Sponsors:

Budd Bay Law, Daniel J. Berschauer Mediation Services, Henderson Law Group, Olympia Federal Savings

Our Partners:

Browsers Bookshop, EventSupport

Child Care Action Council, Oly Arts, Graphic Communications