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Lake Forest Park/Richmond Beach/Shoreline READS

One event on July 2, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on July 9, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on July 31, 2018 at 7:00pm


Book cover: Sillhouette of child with drawn on yellow butterfly wings, looking up at a blue sky with yellow starts in it. Title is This Is How It Always IsThis Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

Shoreline and Richmond Beach Libraries have joined with Lake Forest Park READS again this year, marking the fourteenth year of this community literary event. In This Is How It Always Is, Claude, the youngest of five brothers, is three when he announces that he wants to be a girl. The family agrees that Claude can be Poppy, and grapples with the difficulties and joys of raising a transgender child in this droll, touching novel.

Richmond Beach Library Book Discussion Group
Monday, July 2, 7pm, Richmond Beach Library

Shoreline Library Book Discussion Group
Monday, July 9, 7pm, Shoreline Library

Author Event: Laurie Frankel
Tuesday, July 31, 7pm, Third Place Commons Stage

Sponsored by the City of Lake Forest Park’s Library Advisory Committee, Friends of the Shoreline, Richmond Beach, and Lake Forest Park Libraries, Friends of Third Place Commons and Third Place Books.

Third Place Books offers 20% off on this title June 1 through July 31.