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Justin Go at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/23/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-04-23 18:00:00 2014-04-23 21:00:00

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In this mesmerizing debut novel by Justin Go, a young American discovers he may be heir to the unclaimed estate of an English WWI officer....

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Frances Mayes at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/23/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-04-23 19:00:00 2014-04-23 22:00:00

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In Under Magnolia: A Southern Memoir ($26.00), Frances Mayes, author of three beloved books about her life in Italy, including Under the...

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Michelle Gable at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/24/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-04-24 19:00:00 2014-04-24 22:00:00

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A Paris Apartment ($25.99), the debut novel from Michelle Gable, begins with April Vogt’s boss telling her about the discoveries in a...

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Elaine Lui at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/26/14 12:30PM - 3:30PM 2014-04-26 12:30:00 2014-04-26 15:30:00

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Listen to the Squawking Chicken ($24.95) lays bare the playbook of unusual advice, warnings, and unwavering love that has guided Elaine Lui...

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Arif Gamal at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/26/14 4PM - 7PM 2014-04-26 16:00:00 2014-04-26 19:00:00

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A mosaic of interrelated stories exploding with personality, myth, and geohistorical weight, Morning in Serra Mattu: A NubianOde ($23.00)...

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Dave Mitchell at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/27/14 4PM - 7PM 2014-04-27 16:00:00 2014-04-27 19:00:00

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With commentary by editor and publisher emeritus Dave Mitchell, The Light onThe Coast ($24.95) encapsulates a weekly newspaper’s first 65...

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Jenn Crowell at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/28/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-04-28 19:00:00 2014-04-28 22:00:00

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Etched on Me ($15.00), tells the story of sixteen-year-old Lesley Holloway, who appears to be just another new student at a posh all-girls’...

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Steven Pressman at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/29/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-04-29 19:00:00 2014-04-29 22:00:00

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Steven Pressman tells the astonishing true story of how one American couple transported fifty Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Austriato...

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Douglas Watson at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/30/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-04-30 18:00:00 2014-04-30 21:00:00

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A Moody Fellow Finds Love and Then Dies ($16.00) is the wry, hilarious debut novel from Douglas Watson. Levi Grossman calls it “a wise,...

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Novella Carpenter at Dominican University, San Rafael 4/30/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-04-30 19:00:00 2014-04-30 22:00:00

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Book Passage is pleased to work with the Institute of Leadership Studies at Dominican University of California in San Rafael to present...

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An Evening of Poetry at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/30/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-04-30 19:00:00 2014-04-30 22:00:00

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Stagnant Water & Other Poems ($18.99) is a new translation by poet Robert Hammond Parsett of Wen Yiduo’s landmark second collection. The...

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Bob Mankoff at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/1/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-05-01 19:00:00 2014-05-01 22:00:00

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People tell Bob Mankoff that as the cartoon editor of The New Yorker he has the best job in the world. In How About Never—Is Never Good for...

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Jo Becker at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 5/2/14 12:30PM - 3:30PM 2014-05-02 12:30:00 2014-05-02 15:30:00

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A tour de force of groundbreaking reportage by Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Jo Becker, Forcing the Spring: Inside the Fight for...

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Adam Pelzman at Book Passage, Corte MadeAdamra 5/2/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-05-02 19:00:00 2014-05-02 22:00:00

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Troika ($25.95) follows Perla, a smart, young Cuban stripper, and Julian, the Russian emigrant she meets in New York City. With hidden...

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California Bookstore Day at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/3/14 9AM - 5PM 2014-05-03 09:00:00 2014-05-03 17:00:00

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13 exclusive books & art pieces. 1 day only. Join the party. On May 3, Book Passage will join with over 90 other independent bookstores in...

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Jenni Pulos at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 5/3/14 11AM - 2PM 2014-05-03 11:00:00 2014-05-03 14:00:00

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Jenni Pulos, from Bravo’s “Flipping Out” and “Interior Therapy,” pens a charming memoir-advice book on how to survive (and thrive) in any...

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Erin Gleeson at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 5/3/14 12:30PM - 3:30PM 2014-05-03 12:30:00 2014-05-03 15:30:00

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Meet and Greet. Erin Gleeson made her dream a reality when she left New York and moved into a tiny cabin in a California forest in order to...

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Vivienne Harr at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/3/14 1PM - 4PM 2014-05-03 13:00:00 2014-05-03 16:00:00

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Hope. Freedom. Compassion. Action. That is what this book is about. Make a Stand: When Life Gives You Lemons Change the World! ($18.99) is...

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Sarah Ballantyne at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/3/14 4PM - 7PM 2014-05-03 16:00:00 2014-05-03 19:00:00

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Co-Sponsored by Gluten Intolerance Group of Marin. An estimated 50 million Americans suffer from some form of autoimmune disease. In The...

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Dee Williams at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/4/14 1PM - 4PM 2014-05-04 13:00:00 2014-05-04 16:00:00

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Part how-to, part personal memoir, The Big Tiny: A Built-It-Myself Memoir ($26.95) is an utterly seductive meditation on the benefits of...

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Kristen Moeller at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/4/14 4PM - 7PM 2014-05-04 16:00:00 2014-05-04 19:00:00

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Through the sharing of authentic personal stories and profound life lessons, Kristen Moeller explores our pervasive human tendency to wait...

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Ayelet Waldman & Andrew Sean Greer at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/4/14 4PM - 7PM 2014-05-04 16:00:00 2014-05-04 19:00:00

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A story of brilliantly drawn characters, Love and Treasure ($26.95), is Ayelet Waldman’s finest novel to date. In The Impossible Lives of...

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Write On Mamas at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/4/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-05-04 19:00:00 2014-05-04 22:00:00

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Join the Write On Mamas as they celebrate the release of Mamas Write. Expected to appear are contributors Steven Friedman, Claire Hennessy,...

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Beverly Burch & Murray Silverstein at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/5/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-05-05 19:00:00 2014-05-05 22:00:00

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How a Mirage Works ($16.00), Beverly Burch’s elegant new collection of poetry, is an astonishingly stark and honest exploration of rupture...

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Jenny Han & Morgan Matson at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/6/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-05-06 18:00:00 2014-05-06 21:00:00

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Special for Teens. In Jenny Han’s To All the Boy’s I’ve Loved Before ($17.99), Lara Jean discovers all her secret letters were accidentally...

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Claire Cameron at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/6/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-05-06 19:00:00 2014-05-06 22:00:00

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While Anna and her family are camping, a rogue black bear attacks their campsite. Lean and confident, and told in the innocent and honest...

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Anthony Doerr at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/7/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-05-07 19:00:00 2014-05-07 22:00:00

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From highly acclaimed, award-winning author Anthony Doerr comes All The Light We Cannot See ($27.00), a stunningly ambitious and beautiful...

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Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz at Book Passage, Corte Madera 5/7/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-05-07 19:00:00 2014-05-07 22:00:00

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In The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty: Answers to Your Most Important Money Questions ($25.00), Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz...

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Jennifer Lee at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 5/8/14 12:30PM - 3:30PM 2014-05-08 12:30:00 2014-05-08 15:30:00

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Building Your Business the Right-Brain Way ($21.95) offers real-world-tested techniques that can benefit all sorts of businesses. Jennifer...

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Andrew Sean Greer at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 5/8/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-05-08 18:00:00 2014-05-08 21:00:00

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After the death of her brother and the abandonment of her lover, Greta Wells undergoes electroshock therapy. Over the course of the...

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Poets in the Schools at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/22/14 6:30PM - 9:30PM

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Terri Glass, Marin Coordinator for California Poets in the Schools, will host another installment of lively readings celebrating select...

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Angie Chuang at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/22/14 6PM - 9PM

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Angie Chuang took on an assignment to “find the human face of the country we’re about to bomb” weeks after the 2001 terrorist attacks. The...

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Alicia Silverstone at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/22/14 1PM - 4PM

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In The Kind Mama: A Simple Guide to Supercharged Fertility, a Radiant Pregnancy, a Sweeter Birth, and a Healthier, More Beautiful Beginning...

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Judith Orloff at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/21/14 7PM - 10PM

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The art of letting go, Dr. Judith Orloff explains, is the secret key to manifesting power and success in all areas of life, including work,...

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Andrew Knapp at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/21/14 7PM - 10PM

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Find Momo: Hide and Seek with an Adventurous Border Collie ($14.95), is morethan a photo book: it’s a game, and it’s upto you to find out...

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Janet Hubbard at Book Passage 4/21/14 6PM - 9PM

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In Bordeaux: The Bitter Finish ($14.95), the latest installment in Janet Hubbard’s Vengence in the Vineyard series, NYPD detective Max...

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Steve Vogel at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/19/14 4PM - 7PM

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In a rousing account of one of the critical turning points in American history, Through the Perilous Fight: Six Weeks That Saved the Nation...

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Kelly Carter at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/19/14 1PM - 4PM

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The Dog Lover’s Guide to Travel: Best Destinations, Hotels, Events, and Advice to Please Your Pet—And You ($22.95) answerscommon questions...

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Dina Cheney at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/18/14 12:30PM - 3:30PM

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Move over bland, wimpy tofu and lackluster salads -- Meatless All Day: Recipes for Inspired Vegetarian Meals ($19.95) redefines meat-free...

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Murray Carpenter at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/17/14 6PM - 9PM

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The most popular drug in America is a white powder. No, not that powder. Drawing on the latest research, Caffeinated: How Our DailyHabit...

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Joel Selvin at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/16/14 7PM - 10PM

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Here Comes the Night: The Dark Soul of Bert Berns and the Dirty Business of Rhythm and Blues ($25.00) is the definitive account ofthe...

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Steven Saylor at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/16/14 6PM - 9PM

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Bestselling author Steven Saylor returns, chronicling the early years of his detective, Gordianus, before he assumed the title of The...

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Gabrielle Zevin at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/16/14 12:30PM - 3:30PM

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A.J. Fikry’s life is not at all what he expected it to be: his wife is dead, his bookstore has its worst sales to date, and then his rare...

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Ian Morris at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/15/14 7PM - 10PM

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In War! What Is It Good For?: Conflict and the Progress of Civilization from Primates to Robots ($30.00), historian and archaeologist Ian...

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Betty Medsger at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/15/14 6PM - 9PM

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The Burglary ($29.95) is the never-before-told full story of the history-changing break-in at the FBI office in Media, Pennsylvania that...

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Heather Brittain Bergstrom at Book Passage, Corte Madera 4/14/14 7PM - 10PM

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Graceful and intimate, Steal the North ($27.95) is Heather Brittain Bergstrom’sremarkable debut novel—a beautiful portraitof modern...

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Left Coast Writers® Literary Round-up at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 4/14/14 6PM - 9PM

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Humor. Drama. Love. Mystery. Left Coast Writers will read selections from some of our favorite works in a variety of genres and forms. The...

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San Francisco Grotto Writers at Book Passage 3/28/14 6PM - 9PM

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3 Minute Reads from San Francisco Grotto Writers 50+ Writers, 3 Minutes Each! Join us for a fast-paced and irreverent evening, showcasing...

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Annabelle Gurwitch at Book Passage 3/27/14 6PM - 9PM

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From the coauthor (with her husband) of You Say Tomato, I Say Shut Up, actress and funny-woman Annabelle Gurwitch now chronicles the...

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Nicole Mones at Book Passage 3/25/14 6PM - 9PM

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Night in Shanghai ($25.00) begins in 1936, when classical pianist Thomas Greene is recruited to Shanghai to lead a jazz orchestra of fellow...

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Josie Iselin at Book Passage 3/24/14 7PM - 10PM

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In her captivating new book, An Ocean Garden: The Secret Life of Seaweed ($17.95), artist Josie Iselin returns to the seashore to reveal...

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Rivvy Neshama at Book Passage 3/23/14 7PM - 10PM

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When Rivvy Neshama was twenty-two, her mother gave her a book of handwritten recipes that taught her how to make a good roast – but not...

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Bill Amatneek at Book Passage 3/23/14 4PM - 7PM

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Acoustic Stories: Pickin’ for the Prez and Other Unamplified Tales comprises 33 stories from Bill Amatneek’s life as a string bassist...

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Charles Durrett at Book Passage 3/23/14 1PM - 4PM

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The Senior Cohousing Handbook: A Community Approach to Independent Living ($34.95) is a comprehensive guide to joining or creating a...

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Jenny Bowen at Book Passage 3/22/14 7PM - 10PM

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Jenny Bowen set out to transform Chinese orphanages and the lives of the neglected girls who live in them. Wish You Happy Forever: What...

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Ted Chu at Book Passage 3/22/14 4PM - 7PM

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In the wide-ranging work, Human Purpose and Transhuman Potential: A Cosmic Vision of Our Future Evolution ($26.95), Ted Chu reexamines the...

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David Richo at Book Passage 3/22/14 1PM - 4PM

In his new work How to Be an Adult in Love: Letting Love in Safely and Showing It Recklessly ($15.95), David Richo provides the tools here...

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Peter Stark at Book Passage 3/21/14 7PM - 10PM

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In 1810, John Jacob Astor sent out two advance parties to settle the wild, unclaimed western coast of North America. Astoria: John Jacob...

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Phil Bildner at Book Passage 3/21/14 6PM - 9PM

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Special Event for Kids! Phil Bildner presents The Soccer Fence: A Story of Friendship, Hope, and Apartheid in South Africa ($16.99). He is...

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Chris Columbus at Book Passage 3/21/14 10AM - 1PM

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Special Event for Kids! House of Secrets: Battle of the Beasts ($17.99), is Chris Columbus’s sequel to the N.Y. Times bestselling House...

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