Shipwreck Returns to Booksmith! Mary Poppins Edition

Shipwreck Returns to Booksmith! Mary Poppins Edition

Shipwreck Returns! Join us for a Very Special One-Off event as San Francisco’s premier Literary Erotic Fanfiction Competition gets the band back together: Amy hosts,…

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Shipwreck Presents: Stephen King's Greatest Hits

Shipwreck Presents: Stephen King’s Greatest Hits

Strap in for six of Stephen Kings terrifyingest, coke-iest, popular-iest books: The Shining, Misery, Carrie,It, Christine, and, of course, his seminal text on craft, On Writing. Featured writers TBA. $12…

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Shipwreck Presents: The Wind-up Bird Chronicle

Shipwreck Presents: The Wind-up Bird Chronicle

Murakami has a new book out on 10/9 (preorder link below), and censors in Hong Kong have declared it ‘obscene,’ so naturally, we’re going in. Don’t worry…

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Shipwreck presents Moby Dick

Shipwreck presents Moby Dick

It’s back to school, so this month, we’re taking our harpoons to noteworthy National Treasure and Greatest Love Story Ever Told: Herman Melville’s Moby Dick. Featured…

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Shipwreck Presents: Winnie the Pooh

Shipwreck Presents: Winnie the Pooh

Bring out your bear jokes. Sorry in advance! (Pants optional) Featured writers TBA. $12 advance, $15 door, ticket includes *open bar* for 21+, and admission to…

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Shipwreck Presents: A Streetcar Named Desire

Shipwreck Presents: A Streetcar Named Desire

Sexual tension, heavy drinking, sensitive characters, intolerable heat, and it all ends in madness? Yep, sounds like Shipwreck. Join us for the GOAT: Tennessee Williams’ A…

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Shipwreck Presents: Call Me By Your Name

Shipwreck Presents: Call Me By Your Name

June is Pride, so let’s do that one mainstream queer book that doesn’t end in tragedy! BYO Peach.   Featured writers TBA. $12 advance, $15…

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Shipwreck Presents A WRINKLE IN TIME

Shipwreck Presents A WRINKLE IN TIME

Climb in the tesseract and hold on to your Whatsits: we’re doing A Wrinkle in Time, because Chris Pine is in the movie.   Featured writers: Sarah Culver, Annalee…

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Shipwreck Presents READY PLAYER ONE (w/ Komedio!)

Shipwreck Presents READY PLAYER ONE (w/ Komedio!)

This March, we’re partnering with local geniuses Komedio Comedy to imagine a world that revolves around the specific movies and video games that One Dude likes.

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Shipwreck Presents: The Stepford Wives

Shipwreck Presents: The Stepford Wives

Finish the ironing and give up your photography dreams: Ira Levin’s The Stepford Wives gets the Shipwreck treatment.

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