Steamy in Seattle

05/05/2023 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM PT


  • Free  -  Stream online (free)
  • $35.00  -  Tea Party Admission


May 5, 2023 

Steamy in Seattle, a Paranormal Romance Tea Party

Meet authors Gail Carriger and Piper J. Drake as they discuss the paranormal romance genre and their own work in steampunk, shapeshifter romance, and romantic thrillers! Grab a steaming cup provided by Friday Afternoon Tea and some delicious treats prepared by the Seattle Culinary Academy. Parasols optional. Masks encouraged.

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3:00 - 4:30 PM Pacific

Location: One World Restaurant inside the Seattle Central College Campus

Address: Science and Math Building, 1701 Broadway, Seattle, WA 98122. You will find the One World Restaurant inside campus dining on the first floor, off Broadway.

We recommend taking public transit, if possible.

You may also park in the Harvard Garage located on E Pine St. and Harvard Avenue or Diamond Parking located at 1815 Harvard Ave, Seattle, WA 98122.  


The logo for Hagen Insurance Partners: a stylized letter H in a circle.The Friday Afternoon Tea logo, a dragon enjoying a cup of tea

The logo of Orbit Books, a large and small black circle resembling a planet and a moonLogo of Blind Eye Books, a stylized eye with a starburst in the center, The background is the updated LGBTQ+ Pride flagLogo of Choice of Games, a circular labyrinth


Many thanks to our sponsors: Friday Afternoon Tea, Hagen Insurance Partners, Choice of Games, Blind Eye Books, and Orbit Books.

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Gail Carriger

Gail Carriger has multiple NYT bestsellers and millions of books in print in dozens of different languages. She writes book hugs - comedies of manners mixed with urban fantasy (and sexy queer joy as GL Carriger). She is best known for the Parasol Protectorate and Finishing School series. She was once an archaeologist and is fond of shoes, octopuses, and tea.

Piper J Drake
Bestselling author Piper J. Drake is best known for her romantic suspense series, the True Heroes. Piper is also the author of the Triton Experiment series (science fiction romance), and the London Shifters series (paranormal romance), as well as several standalone novels, short stories, and rpgs. Her new contemporary fantasy series, Mythwoven, begins with Wings Once Cursed & Bound.