Heidi K. Rojek

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Oliver James, Author of Birds of Berkeley Book

<b>Date/Time</b><br>Date(s) - 02/11/18<i><br>2:00 pm - 4:00 pm</i><p><b>Location</b> <br>Mrs. Dalloway's<p><b>Categories</b><p>Launch party for Birds of Berkeley, James’s charming, full-color field …

Birds

Mrs. Dalloway's

Adam Smyer, Author of Knucklehead Book

<b>Date/Time</b><br>Date(s) - 02/22/18<i><br>7:30 pm - 9:30 pm</i><p><b>Categories</b><p>Adam Smyer is joined in conversation by Carol H. Hood for the hometown book launch of his debut …

San Francisco

Rachel Lyon, Author of Self-Portrait with Boy Book

<b>Date/Time</b><br>Date(s) - 02/17/18<i><br>7:30 pm - 9:30 pm</i><p><b>Categories</b><p>Rachel Lyon and guests celebrate the release of her debut novel Self-Portrait With Boy. …

Books

Ann Telnaes, Author of Trump's ABC Book

<b>Date/Time</b><br>Date(s) - 02/15/18<i><br>7:30 pm - 9:30 pm</i><p><b>Categories</b><p>Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist Ann Telnaes presents Trump’s ABC: an all-new …

Books

Pegasus Books Downtown

Book Reviews

Jenny Sampson, Author of Skaters: Tintype Portraits of West Coast Skateboarders Book

<b>Date/Time</b><br>Date(s) - 02/07/18<i><br>7:30 pm - 9:30 pm</i><p><b>Categories</b><p><b>Photographer Jenny Sampson presents and signs her new book Skaters: Tintype Portraits of West</b> …

Skateboarding

Why Being in the Music Business Convinced Me to Self-Publish

By Joseph Davida<p>For most of us, there are parts of life that are just plain dreadful. A good example is getting invited to, or even worse, being …

Book Reviews

The Marriage Bureau: The True Story of How Two Matchmakers Arranged Love in Wartime London

Even before the ‘dot coms’ helped folk scour the world for marriage partners, the practice flourished. <i>The Marriage Bureau</i> reveals how plucky letters …

Relationships

Aliens Got My Sally: UFO Pulp Fiction for the Modern Mind

The year is 2084; stars cannot be seen, the air is poison and falling pregnant means you’ll likely give birth to a dead baby. That is Earth in Lee …

Pulp Fiction

Surviving the Fatherland: A True Coming-of-age Love Story Set in WWII Germany

In <i>Surviving the Fatherland: A True Coming-of-age Love Story Set in WWII Germany</i>, Annette Oppenlander vividly illustrates destroyed cities, utter …

Love Stories

Like a Super, Blood, Blue Moon, Timing is Everything When Promoting a Book

Skywatchers saw a rare treat on Jan. 31: a Blue Moon, a total lunar eclipse and a supermoon all at the same time! It’s the first total lunar eclipse …

Writing

Books Inc. Laurel Village

DAVE EGGERS LAUNCHES NEW BOOK WITH BAY AREA BOOK MOBILE TOUR IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SF PUBLIC LIBRARY

<i>Map Unavailable</i><p><b>Date/Time</b><br>Date(s) - 01/27/18<i><br>2:00 pm - 4:00 pm</i><p><b>Location</b> <br>Green Apple Books<p><b>Categories</b><p>Dave Eggers, the best-selling author and founder of …

Authors: Seek Out Book Clubs to Promote Your Book

<b>By Scott Lorenz</b><p>When promoting a book, many authors think national promotion. And that’s fine, but I also suggest authors consider solid local …

Bean Affair

How Marketing, PR, Social Media, and SEO Are All Parts of Your 2018 Book Marketing Strategy

<b>Sales: Your Goal</b><p>This is how and where you sell your product. For the purposes of this article, I’m going to assume you’re an author trying to sell a …

Donna Emerson, Author of The Place of Our Meeting Book

<b>Date/Time</b><br>Date(s) - 03/01/18<i><br>2:00 pm - 3:00 pm</i><p><b>Categories</b><p><b>The Place of Our Meeting by Donna Emerson</b><p>$19.99, www.finishinglinepress.com, Forthcoming …

1917: War, Peace, and Revolution

When I was in high school, the main narrative we learned concerning World War I was that Europe was falling apart fighting itself until America …

The Innovation Blind Spot: Why We Back the Wrong Ideas―and What to Do About It

A quick Google search of the term, ‘business book’ returns more than 3.5 billion pages – dear Lord! Even narrowing that down to a quick search on …

A Legacy of Spies: A Novel

Lisa Lutz definitely made me feel like a passenger in her novel, <i>The Passenger.</i> In this page-turning story, prepare yourself for one unforgettable …

Quarry's Climax

<i>Eye for an I</i> is book eight in the Retimer series, but is entry-level enough to be read as a standalone. Protagonist Luthan Fennes, also known as the …

Evalyce Worldshaper: Mother of Wolves

A bounty hunter named Smith comes to the town of Falling Rock to claim a bounty, only to die a stupid and meaningless death. But . . . he gets a …

Veil

There’s nothing more intriguing than a secret. Whether it’s a secret ritual, a secret cabal of people running the world, or secret access allowed to …

Torchwood Archives Volume 1

Dru lives on the outskirts of a world filled with magic, overshadowed and intimidated by the raw power of sorcerers while she does what she can with …

First Founding Father: Richard Henry Lee and the Call for Independence

The world lost a treasure when Leonard Nimoy passed away. His art, his style, his philanthropic efforts, his impact on pop culture through Star Trek …

Confessions from the Principal's Kid

Kyle is enjoying the fame of escaping Mr. Lemoncello’s library. However, kids across the country want a re-match, one that pits their best library …

All the Dirty Parts

? Fierce and Subtle Poison by Samantha Mabry is a tale of magical realism set in Puerto Rico. Lucas is the young son of a hotel owner entranced by …

Don't Live For Your Obituary

Do you know your Roman numerals, or the number of legs an insect has versus an arachnid? What about freezing and boiling points in Celsius AND …

Cattle Kingdom: The Hidden History of the Cowboy West

In what may be one of the surprise top sellers of the year, Knowlton captures an element of the Old Wild West and frames it with current events. In …