Tales of the Siren: A StarbucksMelody

TalesoftheSiren_Cover-1-smaller imageTales of the Siren: A StarbucksMelody is now available:

Stories of one woman’s adventures with Starbucks, living in the backyard of their headquarters in Seattle. Get a peek behind the doors of the corporate headquarters of the world’s most recognizable coffee brand. Customers and partners come together in a series of delightful vignettes that illustrate how Starbucks works to create unique coffee and community service experiences. Enjoy a humanizing look at top executives Howard Schultz and Cliff Burrows. Get a glimpse into the inner workings of Starbucks and come along as StarbucksMelody builds friendships, gains a deeper understanding of coffee, and learns what it means to be in the people business serving coffee.

You can find the book at Alphabet Soup Children’s Books, in the Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle:

1406 North 45th Street
Seattle, WA 98103
206 547 4555

Alphabet Soup Children’s Books is open Wednesday through Saturday, 11 AM to 8 PM.

PortlandBookReview.com gives Tales of the Siren: A StarbucksMelody five stars! Read the PortlandBookReview.com review of Tales of the Siren here.




  1. Alexa L
    April 30, 2014 @ 12:41 pm

    Woo!!! That’s so exciting!!! I can’t wait to buy a copy!

  2. Jennie Loeffler
    April 30, 2014 @ 3:00 pm

    I’m a Midwest Partner and I’m a FB follower of yours! I’m so excited to see your new book!!!

  3. Melody
    April 30, 2014 @ 6:23 pm

    Thank you Alexa and Jennie! Hopefully it will be coming soon!

  4. Aymee
    May 1, 2014 @ 6:24 pm

    Can’t wait to read it Mel!
    I hope to be able to get a signed copy!

  5. Aymee
    May 1, 2014 @ 6:30 pm

    Hi Mel!
    For some reason my comment was not posted … So here I go again…
    I’m looking forward to buying a copy of Tales of the Siren & to a great read! I hope to be able to get a signed copy

  6. Darkkatpouncing
    May 3, 2014 @ 3:32 pm

    Will it be available for the Kindle? I’m really anticipating the release!!! <3

  7. Melody
    May 3, 2014 @ 3:33 pm

    @DarkKatPouncing – Yes! It will be super easy to find on the Kindle!

  8. LatteRose
    May 11, 2014 @ 3:19 pm

    Ok, I just ordered your book (paperback version). Looking forward to it!

  9. back2starbucks
    May 16, 2014 @ 6:39 am

    its been a while since I have left a comment.
    I read the book melody, and to everyone, ITS GREAT!
    I also wanted to say I did a review on it, if you wanted to check it out, I left my website filling out this form.
    anyway great book, I will be buying a few copys of paperback for some partners at my local store.
    thanks for all your time put into it.
    -George Fekete

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  11. Kit Kat
    July 6, 2014 @ 11:28 pm

    Hi Melody! I just bought my kindle copy of Tales of the Siren. I will be working at SODO 8 from 11-530 tomorrow and hope to make you a Fizzio or at least see you again. Thanks for taking the time to chat with me at the U Village store, it was so great meeting you and I look forward to reading your book!

  12. Paul
    September 26, 2014 @ 5:07 am

    Just bought the Kindle version!!!

  13. Melody
    September 26, 2014 @ 8:51 am

    @Paul – Thank you!