The Minimalists are coming to Auntie’s.
Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus were 30-something corporate types working 70 to 80 hours a week and buying a lot of stuff. In 2011, they decided to chuck it all in, downsize and write about it.
Now their blog, theminimalists.com, draws 2 million readers a year.
They’ve published books, given TED talks and participated in South by Southwest.
Former Ohio residents, they now call Missoula home.
They’ll be at Auntie’s Bookstore, 402 W. Main Ave., at 7 p.m. Tuesday to talk about their new book, “Everything That Remains.”
For details, call the bookstore at (509) 838-0206.
Shorts on display
Also at Auntie’s this week: A “Spokane Shorties” Showcase.
The collection of short stories by local authors was published this spring as a benefit for the Get Lit! program at Eastern Washington University. At 7 p.m. Wednesday, several of the authors featured will be on hand to sign copies.
For more information, call the store or visit www.auntiesbooks.com.
sponsored According to two 2015 surveys, 62 percent of Americans do not have enough savings to handle an unexpected emergency, much less any long-term plans.