Alix Ohlin – We Want What We Want

online CA

Book Passage Presents Sat., September 18, 2021 • 1:00pm PT • Live • Online BUY THE BOOK  WATCH HERE SUBSCRIBE TO OUR E-NEWSLETTER This event will be...

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Joel Selvin – Hollywood Eden

Book Passage Corte Madera 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera

Book Passage Presents Sun., Sept. 19, 2021 • 4:00pm PT • Corte Madera Store BUY THE BOOK This event will be hosted in-person at Book Passage's...

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Nathaniel Rich and Chris Jennings

online CA

Discuss George Stewart's pioneering eco-novel, Storm Facebook Twitter Pinterest  Monday, September 20, 2021 - 6:00pm Crowdcast Tickets: Sliding scale ($0-$100) Nathaniel Rich and Chris Jennings discuss George...

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Kinship: Belonging in a World of Relations

online CA

Launch event featuring Robin Wall Kimmerer, John Hausdoerffer, Gavin van Horn, and others Facebook Twitter Pinterest  Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 6:00pm Crowdcast Tickets: Sliding scale ($0-$100)...

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Virtual Get Lit #76

online CA

We're in our 6th consecutive year as we continue to celebrate 12–15 writers taking risks and reading never-before-read work (rough drafts/debuts) within a 3-minute time...

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Remember Who You Are with Friends of Pedro Gomez

Green Apple Books 9th Avenue 1231 9th Avenue, San Francisco

JOIN US ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2 AT 6PM PT WHEN WE CELEBRATE THE BOOK REMEMBER WHO YOU ARE: WHAT PEDRO GOMEZ SHOWED US ABOUT BASEBALL AND LIFE IN-PERSON AT...

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Jewell Parker Rhodes, Paradise on Fire

online CA

FREE VIRTUAL EVENT: Bookshop welcomes award-winning and bestselling author Jewell Parker Rhodes for an online event celebrating her new book, Paradise on Fire, a powerful coming-of-age...

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Katie Crouch and Rachel Levin

Green Apple Books 9th Avenue 1231 9th Avenue, San Francisco

JOIN US ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 AT 6PM PT WHEN KATIE CROUCH DISCUSSES HER LATEST NOVEL, THE EMBASSY WIFE, WITH RACHEL LEVIN AT 9TH AVE! Masks Required for...

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Richard Powers

online CA

Discusses his new novel, Bewilderment Facebook Twitter Pinterest  Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 6:00pm Crowdcast Tickets: Sliding scale ($0-$100) In conjunction with Diesel, a Bookstore and Vroman's...

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Max Chafkin on Thiel’s Pursuit of Power

online CA

RSVP "Whether you admire him or fear him, Peter Thiel's influence has been undeniable. In this deeply reported and gripping biography, Max Chafkin reveals the...

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Joanna Ho

online CA

RSVP This is an online event Join us to celebrate the launch of Joanna Ho’s beautiful new picture book, Playing at the Border: A Story...

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An Afternoon Craft Conversation with Jamil Jan Kochai

De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge 928 St. Marys Road, Moraga

DATE & TIME: Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. LOCATION: De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge, 1928 St....

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Creative Writing Reading Series with Chris Feliciano Arnold

De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge 928 St. Marys Road, Moraga

DATE & TIME: Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. LOCATION: De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge, 1928 St. Marys Road, Moraga, CA 94575 View...

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Mary Roach

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Mary Roach is the author of the books STIFF, SPOOK, BONK, GULP, GRUNT, and PACKING FOR MARS,...

$36

Rhys Bowen – God Rest Ye, Royal Gentlemen

online CA

Book Passage Presents Thurs., Oct 7, 2021 • 1:00pm PT • Live • Online Signed Copies Available! BUY THE BOOK  WATCH HERE SUBSCRIBE TO OUR E-NEWSLETTER This event...

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Joshua Ferris – A Calling for Charlie Barnes

online CA

Book Passage Presents Thurs., October 7, 2021 • 5:30pm PT • Live • Online BUY THE BOOK  WATCH HERE SUBSCRIBE TO OUR E-NEWSLETTER This event will be...

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Gary Paulsen, How to Train Your Dad

online CA

Bookshop Santa Cruz is delighted to welcome acclaimed and bestselling author Gary Paulsen for a virtual event celebrating his new middle grade novel, How to Train...

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Rick Riordan

online CA

TICKETS RICK RIORDAN IS BACK! Join us online to hear Rick Riordan tell us all about his new action-packed underwater adventure, Daughter of the Deep, an exciting...

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Susan Orlean

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS A staff writer for The New Yorker since 1992, Susan Orlean has written with wit and endless curiosity...

$36

Atsuro Riley

online CA

Reads from his highly anticipated collection of poems, Heard-Hoard Facebook Twitter Pinterest  Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 7:00pm Crowdcast Tickets: Sliding scale ($0-$100) Atsuro Riley reads from Heard-Hoard (University...

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Adam Schiff

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco

Thursday, October 14, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Congressman Adam Schiff represents California’s 28th Congressional District. In his 11th term in the House of...

$49

Reza Azlan and Jessica Jackley

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco

Friday, October 29, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Join Reza Aslan and Jessica Jackley for a conversation on empathy and community. The two are partners in...

$36

Rebecca Solnit and Jenny Odell

Dance Palace 503 B St, Point Reyes Station

An in-person event to celebrate the release of Orwell's Roses Facebook Twitter Pinterest  Saturday, October 30, 2021 - 6:00pm Dance Palace 503 B St Point Reyes Station, CA 94956...

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Lauren Groff

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Lauren Groff is the author of six books of fiction, the most recent the novel...

$36

Jelani Cobb

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco

Friday, November 5, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Jelani Cobb is a historian, a professor of journalism at Columbia University, and has been...

$36

Natashia Deón & Rebecca Solnit

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco

Friday, November 19, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Natashia Deón is a 2017 NAACP Image Award Nominee and author of the...

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Tongo Eisen-Martin

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Tongo Eisen-Martin is the current poet laureate of San Francisco. He is the author of Heaven...

$36