10 Quotes From A.A. Milne and Winnie-the-Pooh

One of the most delightful takeaways from A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh is how much the characters, especially Pooh and Piglet love each other. When picking quotes for this month, I focused on their relationship. I admire how open they are with their gushy feelings. I’d do this more in real life if my I knew that my friends wouldn’t just turn around and call me a giant dork for being such an emotional drip around them. A. A. Milne sure knows how to make friends feel loved.


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10 Quotes From Charles Dickens & A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens was a prolific writer penning novels, short stories, plays and works of non-fiction. Choosing just 10 quotes to feature was difficult because of the sheer number of great things he said and wrote. This month I tried to pick quotes that were nice and elicited a bashful “aww shucks” when I read them. Of course, a few darker selections made their way into the top 10 as well.

Check out these quotes and then come celebrate A Christmas Carol with the Bushwick Book Club on December 18 or 19th. There are two shows featuring different performers so each show will be unique.


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10 Quotes From Robert Kirkman and The Walking Dead

Robert Kirkman loves zombies and swearing. Here at The Bushwick Book Club Seattle, we also love zombies and swearing. (Hey kids, don’t swear in front of your moms. Moms hate swearing!)

Check out our very carefully curated collection of Robert Kirkman quotes below. Many include either zombies, or swearing, or both!

Then, come to our show on October 30th at the Fremont Abbey featuring original music inspired by Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead.

 *designs by Travis Young


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10 Quotes From Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Mary Shelley was just twenty years of age when Frankenstein was first published back in 1818. Man, that was a long time ago. Fast forward nearly 200 years later to present day – our Bushwick book scientists worked around the clock to hand select the 10 best quotes from this ancient tomb. But they didn’t stop there. They went so far as to convert Mary Shelley’s primordial analog words into a futuristic digital format specifically designed to delight your visual senses and stimulate your non-zombie brains.

And stimulate they will…

*designs by Travis Young


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9 Great Shel Silverstein Quotes

Shel Silverstein wrote super funny poems and said a lot of great words. Here is but a small selection of his work in celebration of today’s Bushwick show at Folklife.

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