• Gay Seattle

    Gay Seattle

    Atkins, Gary

    Winner of a 2004 Washington State Book Award, this carefully researched and detailed history documents a century of struggle and progress in Seattle’s gay community. Revised and updated in 2013.

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  • Puppetry

    Puppetry

    Blumenthal, Eileen

    Puppets have been used in theater for thousands of years. Explore this rich tradition in this lavishly illustrated history of puppetry across the ages and continents, from the shadow puppets of Java to the modern-day Muppets.

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  • The Hero With A Thousand Faces

    The Hero With A Thousand Faces

    Campbell, Joseph

    Playwright Justin Huertas cites Joseph Campbell’s ideas about mythology and the hero’s journey as a major source of influence on his work.

    Format: Book

    Availability: All copies in use

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  • Joseph Campbell

    Joseph Campbell

    Bill Moyers’ interviews with Joseph Campbell introduced his theories on comparative mythology to a wide audience in this six-part PBS series.

    Format: DVD

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  • The Power of Myth

    The Power of Myth

    Campbell, Joseph

    Based on the PBS television series with Bill Moyers, this book includes extended interview transcripts and additional discussions omitted from the documentary.

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  • D'Aulaires' Book of Trolls

    D'Aulaires' Book of Trolls

    D'Aulaire, Ingri

    Learn all about Norwegian trolls in this classic work of folklore for children.

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  • Seattle's Fremont

    Seattle's Fremont

    Divjak, Helen

    LYDIA AND THE TROLL is set in Fremont. Learn the history of this quirky Seattle neighborhood, home of the Fremont Troll, the Lenin statue, and annual naked bicycle rides.

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  • How to Make It in the New Music Business

    How to Make It in the New Music Business

    Herstand, Ari

    A struggling singer-songwriter, like our heroine in LYDIA AND THE TROLL, can find advice for a successful career with this guide to the music business.

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  • Loser

    Loser

    Humphrey, Clark

    Seattle has a long history of outsider music, and it’s all detailed here in this history of the Northwest punk and grunge scene of the 1990s. This 20th anniversary edition includes an expanded discography and updates on key figures.

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  • Walking Seattle

    Walking Seattle

    Humphrey, Clark

    Seattle’s landmarks and landscape are integral to the setting of LYDIA AND THE TROLL. Explore them yourself with this walking guide to Seattle's neighborhoods.

    Format: Book

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