Local natural history writer David B. Williams will share stories from his newest book, Seattle Walks: Discovering History and Nature in the City. Williams's book contains 17 walks, which weave together the history, natural history, and architecture of the city. Together they show Seattle in a new light that will appeal to both newcomers and long time residents.
David B. Williams is a freelance writer focused on the intersection of people and the natural world. Previous books include Too High and Too Steep: Reshaping Seattle's Topography, which won the 2016 Virginia Marie Folkins Award, given by the Association of King County Historical Organizations to an outstanding historical publication, The Seattle Street-Smart Naturalist: Field Notes from the City, and Waterway: The Story of Seattle's Locks and Ship Canal.