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Ferry Building Book Club -- Maya’s Notebook (Isabel Allende) 7/9/14 5:30PM - 8:30PM 2014-07-09 17:30:00 2014-07-09 20:30:00

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All are welcome to join us the second Wednesday of every month for lively conversation. Never been to a book club? Haven’t read the...

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Alex Tizon at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/9/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-09 19:00:00 2014-07-09 22:00:00

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An award-winning writer takes a groundbreaking look at the experience and psyche of the Asian American male in Big Little Man ($27.00)....

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Jervey Tervalon at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 7/10/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-07-10 18:00:00 2014-07-10 21:00:00

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From award-winning Los Angeles Times bestselling author Jervey Tervalon comes Monster’s Chef ($24.99), a highly clever, twisting tale of...

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Matthew Fox at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/10/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-10 19:00:00 2014-07-10 22:00:00

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Though he lived in the thirteenth century, Meister Eckhart's deeply ecumenical teachings were in many ways modern. He taught about what we...

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Don Wallace at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/11/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-11 19:00:00 2014-07-11 22:00:00

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When Francophiles Don and Mindy Wallace received an offer for a house on a tiny French island, they jumped at the chance, buying it almost...

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Ron Berman at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/12/14 10AM - 1PM 2014-07-12 10:00:00 2014-07-12 13:00:00

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Special event for kids! Ron Berman is a native San Franciscan who loves to write about the city. The Cable Car That Couldn’t Clang ($6.95)...

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Kyle Ellison at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/12/14 1PM - 4PM 2014-07-12 13:00:00 2014-07-12 16:00:00

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Inthis fun and informative presentation Kyle Ellison, author of Moon Maui ($19.99), will share unique and environmental ways for travelers...

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Jill Lublin at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/12/14 4PM - 7PM 2014-07-12 16:00:00 2014-07-12 19:00:00

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Networking is why the term, “It's who you know,” is relevant in society today. Networking has provided the vital introductions for which...

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Left Coast Writers® -- Carl Russo at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/12/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-12 19:00:00 2014-07-12 22:00:00

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The Sicilian Mafia: A True Crime Travel Guide ($18.95) is the first book of its kind in any language: the ultimate Cosa Nostra experience....

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Barri Bonapart at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/13/14 1PM - 4PM 2014-07-13 13:00:00 2014-07-13 16:00:00

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A treatise that is both informative and entertaining, Understanding Tree Law is an in-depth treatment of this often contentious and...

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Claudia Lucero at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/13/14 2PM - 5PM 2014-07-13 14:00:00 2014-07-13 17:00:00

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Based on thousands of years of cheese-making wisdom, the approach is simple: heat milk, add coagulant, drain, salt and press. Simplified...

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Josey Baker at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/13/14 4PM - 7PM 2014-07-13 16:00:00 2014-07-13 19:00:00

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This is the first true entry-level bread-baking cookbook, from Josey Baker, a former science teacher turned San Francisco baking...

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Francophilia! at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 7/14/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-07-14 18:00:00 2014-07-14 21:00:00

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Left Coast Writers® Join Linda Watanabe McFerrin and the Left Coast Writers® as they dedicate the evening to a celebration of all things...

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Hollye Jacobs at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/14/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-14 19:00:00 2014-07-14 22:00:00

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As a healthy, happy thirty-nine year-old mother with no family history of breast cancer, being diagnosed with the disease rocked Hollye...

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Damien Echols & Lorri Davis at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 7/15/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-07-15 18:00:00 2014-07-15 21:00:00

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From one of the greatest legal injustices of our time sprang one of the most unlikely— and unforgettable—love stories. Yours for Eternity...

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Lucille Lang Day at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/15/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-15 19:00:00 2014-07-15 22:00:00

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Lucille Lang Day was married at age 14, gave birth to her first child at 15, divorced her husband at 16, married him again at 17, and left...

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Celeste Ng at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 7/16/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-07-16 18:00:00 2014-07-16 21:00:00

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A profoundly moving story of family, history, and the meaning of home, Everything I Never Told You is both a gripping page-turner and a...

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Jean Shinoda Bolen at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/16/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-16 19:00:00 2014-07-16 22:00:00

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Goddesses in Everywoman (30th anniversary edition) is Jean Shinoda Bolen’s celebrated work of female psychology that uses seven...

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James Nestor at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/17/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-17 19:00:00 2014-07-17 22:00:00

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While on assignment in Greece, journalist James Nestor witnessed a man dive 300 feet below the ocean’s surface on a single breath of air...

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Sticky Fingers Workshop at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/19/14 11AM - 2PM 2014-07-19 11:00:00 2014-07-19 14:00:00

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Special Event for Kids! Craft-making expert Sophie Maletsky brings us a workshop on the hottest crafting material today: duct tape! Sticky...

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Joshua Weissman at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 7/19/14 12:30PM - 3:30PM 2014-07-19 12:30:00 2014-07-19 15:30:00

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In The Slim Palate Paleo Cookbook, teenage food blogger Joshua Weissman, who lost more than 100 pounds by eating real food, shares some of...

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Nancy Calef at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/19/14 1PM - 4PM 2014-07-19 13:00:00 2014-07-19 16:00:00

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Peoplescapes, a transformational journey in words and 149 full color paintings and drawings, chronicles Nancy Calef’s evolution from child...

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Tina Gilbertson at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/19/14 4PM - 7PM 2014-07-19 16:00:00 2014-07-19 19:00:00

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Constructive Wallowing: How to Beat Bad Feelings by Letting Yourself Have Them cuts right to the chase, bypassing descriptions of Eastern...

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Holly Payne at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/19/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-19 19:00:00 2014-07-19 22:00:00

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Simply but elegantly told, Damascena by Holly Payne unravels the mystery surrounding a legendary orphaned girl, who discovers her gift of...

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Jason R. Rich at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/20/14 1PM - 4PM 2014-07-20 13:00:00 2014-07-20 16:00:00

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The iPhone 5S has the most advanced camera in any iPhone or iPad to date. iPad and iPhone Digital Photography Tips and Tricks ($29.99) by...

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Kevin Fisher-Paulson at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/20/14 4PM - 7PM 2014-07-20 16:00:00 2014-07-20 19:00:00

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A Song for Lost Angels tells the intimate history of a family of two men and triplets that came together suddenly one day, and thrived for...

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John Martini at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/20/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-20 19:00:00 2014-07-20 22:00:00

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The Victorian-era Sutro Baths dazzled visitors with its over-the-top opulence and its many attractions. The creation of Comstock...

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Diane Raptosh at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/21/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-21 19:00:00 2014-07-21 22:00:00

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Following the manic journey of a man stripped of memory, the poems in American Amnesiac confront the complexities of being American in an...

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Susan Coll at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 7/22/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-07-22 18:00:00 2014-07-22 21:00:00

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Questions of friendship, loyalty, fidelity, sobriety, and sanity are raised to hilarious effect in The Stager, a dark comedy that explores...

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Ellen Sussman at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/22/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-07-22 19:00:00 2014-07-22 22:00:00

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Ellen Sussman, the bestselling author of French Lessons and On a Night Like This, returns with a delightful and thought-provoking novel...

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Kim Stolz at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 7/9/14 12:30PM - 3:30PM

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As someone whose identity has been forged by reality TV (as a contestant on America’s Next Top Model) and social media and mobile...

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Paul Greenberg at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/8/14 7PM - 10PM

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In 2005, the United States imported twelve billion dollars’ worth of seafood, nearly double what we had imported ten years earlier. During...

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Merola Opera Preview Talk at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/7/14 7PM - 10PM

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Tracy Grant, novelist and Merola Opera Program Director of Foundation, Corporate and Government Relations, will discuss Merola's upcoming...

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Benny Lewis at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 7/5/14 12:30PM - 3:30PM

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Benny Lewis speaks an amazing ten languages fluently and runs the largest language-learning blog in the world. Benny is a full-time...

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Jacqueline Winspear at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/2/14 7PM - 10PM

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Published to coincide with the centennial of the Great War, The Care and Management of Lies paints a poignant picture of love and...

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Jean Kwok at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 7/2/14 6PM - 9PM

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From Jean Kwok, the bestselling author of Girl in Translation, comes Mambo in Chinatown, the story of a young woman torn between her family...

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Mark Whitwell at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/1/14 7PM - 10PM

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The Promise of Love, Sex, and Intimacy is a wise, powerful, and easy-to-follow roadmap for a profoundly life-changing practice of intimacy...

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Bay Area Young Writers at Book Passage, Corte Madera 7/1/14 5:30PM - 8:30PM

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Every summer, the Bay Area Writing Project (BAWP) at UC Berkeley sponsors Young Writers’ Camps (grades 3 through 8) across the Bay Area....

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Laura McBride at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/30/14 7PM - 10PM

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Beyond Las Vegas’s casinos lies a boomtown where four lives can be brought together by one split-second choice. We Are Called to Rise —the...

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Matthew Lewin at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/29/14 7PM - 10PM

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Co-Sponsored by the Academy of Sciences. Join emergency medicine expert and California Academy of Sciences researcher Matthew Lewin for a...

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Lee Kravetz & David Feldman at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/29/14 4PM - 7PM

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Eighty percent of Americans suffer trauma in their lifetimes, and many are able to overcome it. Supersurvivors: The Surprising Link Between...

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David Gottfried at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/29/14 1PM - 4PM

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Explosion Green tells the story of the global green building movement through the eyes of David Gottfried, the man who helped start it all....

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Sherry Brier at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/28/14 7PM - 10PM

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Left Coast Writers Event. Doorway to Ecstasy: A Dancer’s Initiation takes readers beyond the veil into an ancient mystical tradition....

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Lisa Howorth at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/28/14 7PM - 10PM

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Thirty years after her sibling was murdered, a reporter’s call will reel a reluctant Mary Byrd Thompson from Mississippi back to Virginia,...

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Lily Myers Kaplan at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/28/14 4PM - 7PM

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Two Rare Birds: A Legacy of Love is an inspirational memoir that traces the spiritual journey Lily Myers Kaplan took following her sister’s...

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Jennifer Coburn & Cindy Arora at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 6/28/14 4PM - 7PM

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Jennifer Coburn has always been terrified of dying young. So she decides to save up and drop everything to travel with her daughter, Katie,...

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Art Peterson at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 6/28/14 2PM - 5PM

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Art Peterson has translated his lifelong love affair with San Francisco into a sparkling, well-researched guide to the quirks, landmarks,...

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Christopher Martin at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/28/14 1PM - 4PM

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The Restoration Project: A Benedictine Path to Wisdom, Strength, and Love weaves prayer, poetry, and art with contemporary stories of...

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Alan Furst at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/27/14 7PM - 10PM

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In Midnight in Europe, Alan Furst paints a spellbinding portrait of a continent marching into a nightmare—and the heroes and heroines who...

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Summer Lovin' 2.0 - An Evening of Young Adult Authors at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/26/14 6PM - 9PM

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Special event for teens! Book Passage is thrilled to welcome five YA authors from Simon and Schuster's Summer Lovin' 2.0 Tour to discuss...

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Christina Henriquez at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/25/14 7PM - 10PM

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A boy and a girl fall in love, and two families’ hopes collide with destiny. An extraordinary novel that offers a resonant new definition...

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Laurel Braitman at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/24/14 7PM - 10PM

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In Animal Madness: How Anxious Dogs, Compulsive Parrots, and Elephants in Recovery Help Us Understand Ourselves, Laurel Braitman, PhD.,...

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Lily King at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/23/14 7PM - 10PM

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Set between two World Wars and inspired by events in the life of revolutionary anthropologist Margaret Mead, Euphoria is an enthralling...

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Kenneth Turan at Book Passage, Ferry Bldg. 6/23/14 6PM - 9PM

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Kenneth Turan’s fifty-four favorite films embrace a century of the world’s most satisfying romances and funniest comedies, the most...

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Sandra Hunter & Ruth Thompson at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/22/14 4PM - 7PM

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In Losing Touch, through a series of tender and touching glimpses into the shared life of a married couple, Sandra Hunter creates...

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Tai Moses at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/22/14 1PM - 4PM

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To be alienated from animals is to live a life that is not quite whole, contends nature writer Tai Moses. Zooburbia: Meditations on the...

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Deborah Rodriguez at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/21/14 7PM - 10PM

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Following her U.S. book tour for Kabul Beauty School in 2007, expat Deborah Rodriguez returned home to Afghanistan, only to flee mere days...

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Arlene Goldbard at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/21/14 4PM - 7PM

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The Culture of Possibility: Art, Artists & The Future and The Wave are companion volumes by Arlene Goldbard, published simultaneously. They...

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Jerry Downs at Book Passage, Corte Madera 6/21/14 1PM - 4PM

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When Jerry Downs was five years old, he promised himself he’d one day tell adults what they forgot about being a child. Why You Were Born...

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