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Matthew Amster-Burton’s new novel, 'Our Secret Better Lives,' returns readers to the grunge era, focusing on Northwest kids stuck in Los Angeles while the whole world is going crazy over Pearl Jam

The University of Washington Press is making a big noise in publishing circles, and its growing reputation screams from a collection of eye-catching tomes sprawled across a table: 'The Tao of Raven,' 'The City Is More Than Human,' 'Black Women in Sequence'

A local union organizer and writer talks about his new book and the need for a revitalized labor movement