Tuesday, September 27 (i.e., next Tuesday) -- Author Terry Pratchett is giving a reading and signing of the new Discworld book (Thud!) in the U District at 7pm. Admission is $3, but you get a ticket for free if you buy Thud! at the U Bookstore.
Tuesday, October 4 (i.e., Tuesday after next) -- Author Neil Gaiman is giving a reading and signing for his new book (Anansi Boys, sequel to American Gods) in the U District at 7pm. Admission is $3, but you get a ticket for free if you buy Anansi Boys at the U Bookstore.
Saturday, November 12 -- 'Annacon.' Admission is $150 (ow) which covers admission and meals. Anna-con meeting for a day over in Bellevue with some Tor editors (notably Anna Genoese, hence the name) to discuss what works or doesn't in pitches, go over writing and say why an editor would or wouldn't buy the book, etc. Limited number of seats.
(And a reminder that Neil Gaiman's 'Mirrormask' movie is out on the 30th of September, along with Joss Whedon's 'Serenity.')