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Today (April 26, 2015)

  1. Children of the Stone: The Power of... Used Hardcover $19.50

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Children of the Stone (Bloomsbury) is a moving and universal story of music as a means of empowerment and healing in Palestinian towns, villages, and refugee camps from Sandy Tolan, author of The Lemon Tree. Children of the Stone is the unlikely story of Ramzi Hussein Aburedwan, a child from a Palestinian refugee camp who confronts an occupying army, gets an education, masters an instrument, dreams of something much bigger than himself, and then, through his charisma and persistence, inspires scores of others to work with him to make that dream real.

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Tomorrow (April 27, 2015)

  1. Weed the People Signed Edition New Hardcover $27.95

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3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

Perhaps the most demonized substance in America, marijuana thrived underground as the nation's most popular illegal drug. Now the tide has shifted and the magnitude of change in America's relationship to marijuana can't be measured in only economic or social terms: there are also deeper cultural realignments and social/financial adjustments. Bruce Barcott's Weed the People (Time Home Entertainment) will take readers into the future and the issues surrounding the legalization of pot.

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  1. Mama Koko and the Hundred Gunmen...
    New Trade Paper $14.99

@ 7:30 pm

1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

Driven by her family's devastating losses, Congolese expatriate Francisca Thelin embarks, with human rights activist Lisa J. Shannon, on a perilous journey back to her beloved homeland, now under the shadow of Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army. Shannon's Mama Koko and the Hundred Gunmen (PublicAffairs) weaves Francisca's journey with stories of the family's harrowing encounters with gunmen and tales from their past to create a vivid, illuminating portrait of a place and its people. Shannon will be joined in conversation at the event by Francisca Thelin.

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April 28, 2015

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April 29, 2015

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    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

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    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


April 30, 2015

  1. @ 7:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

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    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

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    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 1, 2015

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    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

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May 2, 2015

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May 3, 2015

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    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 4, 2015

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    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

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    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

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    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 5, 2015

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May 6, 2015

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May 7, 2015

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    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 8, 2015

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    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

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    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 9, 2015

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    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

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    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651


May 11, 2015

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    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

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    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

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    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 12, 2015

  1. @ 7:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

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    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

  3. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 13, 2015

  1. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 14, 2015

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    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

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    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

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    1111 SW Broadway Portland, OR (503) 248-4335

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    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

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    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 15, 2015

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    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 16, 2015

  1. @ 11:00 am

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 2:00 pm

    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  3. @ 2:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651


May 17, 2015

  1. @ 11:00 am

    3735 SE Hawthorne Blvd Portland, OR (503) 232-1010

  2. @ 4:00 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  3. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 18, 2015

  1. @ 7:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  3. @ 7:30 pm

    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 19, 2015

  1. @ 6:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 7:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

  3. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 20, 2015

  1. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 21, 2015

  1. @ 7:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 7:30 pm

    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  3. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 22, 2015

  1. @ 7:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 23, 2015

  1. @ 11:00 am

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 26, 2015

  1. @ 7:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 27, 2015

  1. @ 7:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 28, 2015

  1. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 7:30 pm

    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 29, 2015

  1. @ 7:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 7:30 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651


May 30, 2015

  1. @ 11:00 am

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  2. @ 12:00 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  3. @ 4:00 pm

    1005 W Burnside St. between 10th and 11th Ave. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

  4. @ 4:00 pm

    3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd. Beaverton, OR 503 228 4651


May 31, 2015

  1. @ 4:00 pm

    3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR 503 228 4651

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