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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Bestselling author Yangsze Choo to speak at Everett Public Library

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EVERETT, WA – Celebrate Friday the 13th with a supernatural evening at the Everett Public Library. Yangsze Choo, bestselling author of "The Night Tiger," will share a magical tale of a dancehall girl, an orphan boy and a Chinese superstition about men who turn into tigers.

Yangsze Choo will appear at the Evergreen Branch of the Everett Public Library, 9512 Evergreen Way in Everett, for an after-hours presentation on Friday, March 13 at 7:30 p.m. This program is free and open to the public.

Audience members are invited to attend a special reception with the author before the program. The reception begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Evergreen Branch library. Tickets to the reception cost $16, and the price includes light refreshments and a paperback copy of "The Night Tiger." Tickets may be purchased in advance at or at the door.

Yangsze Choo is a New York Times bestselling author of two novels. Choo is a fourth generation Malaysian of Chinese descent and a graduate of Harvard University. Her first novel, "The Ghost Bride" (2013), has been made into a Netflix Original series.  Her second novel, "The Night Tiger" (2019), was selected as a Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick in April 2019 as well as Amazon’s Spotlight Pick for Best Book of the Month in February 2019.

This program, originally scheduled for January, was postponed due to illness.

Copies of Choo’s books will be available for sale and signing following the presentation. For more information, please call 425-257-8250 or visit the Library’s calendar of events


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