About Paula Becker

Paula Becker, Seattle


Paula Becker (photo by David Ryder)

Paula Becker is a writer and historian living in Seattle, Washington. She is the author of the book Looking For Betty MacDonald: The Egg, The Plague, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle and I (University of Washington Press), and co-author (with Alan J. Stein) of the books The Future Remembered: The 1962 Seattle World’s Fair And Its Legacy (Seattle Center Foundation, 2011) and Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition: Washington’s First World’s Fair (History Ink/HistoryLink in association with University of Washington Press, 2009). More than 300 of Paula’s essays documenting all aspects of Washington’s history appear on HistoryLink.org, the online encyclopedia of Washington state history, where she is a staff historian.

To view a video preview of Looking For Betty MacDonald, please click here.

Looking For Betty MacDonald is available wherever books are sold. To purchase Looking For Betty MacDonald, please contact your local independent book seller, or click the cover to order through Indie Bound: The Washington Post named Looking For Betty MacDonald a 2016 Notable Nonfiction book.LFBMcoverTo purchase Post-Hynotic Press audio book editions of Looking For Betty MacDonald, The Egg and I, The Plague and I, Anybody Can Do Anything, and Onions In The Stew, please click here.

Paula Becker is currently at work on a memoir, Long Way Down.

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