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MARGARET CASTERLINE BOWEN at Books Inc. Berkeley

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Margaret Casterline Brown discusses Jersey Gold: The Neward Overland Company's Trek To California, 1849. When gold fever struck in 1849, John S. Darcy--prominent physician, general, and president of the New Jersey Railroad--assembled a company to travel overland to California. In Jersey Gold, Margaret Casterline Bowen and Gwendolyn Joslin Hiles tell the story of that colorful company of some thirty stalwarts and adventurers. 

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ISBN: 9780806157146
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Published: University of Oklahoma Press - April 20th, 2017

BARBARA RIDLEY at Books Inc. Berkeley

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Local writer Barbara Ridley shares her powerful debut novel, When It's Over. Coming of age in Prague in the 1930s, Lena Kulkova is inspired by the left-wing activists who resist the rise of fascism. She meets Otto, a refugee from Hitler's Germany, and follows him to Paris to work for the Republican side in the Spanish Civil War.

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ISBN: 9781631522963
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Published: She Writes Press - September 26th, 2017

MATTHEW LEE GOLDBERG at Books Inc. Berkeley

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Matthew Lee Goldberg, co-curator of The Guerrilla Lit Fiction Series, shares his new nail-biting thriller, The Mentor

Kyle Broder has achieved his lifelong dream and is an editor at a major publishing house.

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ISBN: 9781250083548
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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - June 13th, 2017

Launch Party with STEPHEN MOST in Berkeley

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With writing credits on four Academy Award "best documentary" nominees and five Emmy-winning films, Stephen Most discusses celebrates the launch of his fascinating book, Stories Make the World: Reflections on Storytelling and the Art of the Documentary. Since the beginning of human history, stories have helped people make sense of their lives and their world.

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ISBN: 9781785335761
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Published: Berghahn Books - June 30th, 2017

Launch Party with STEPHEN HINSHAW in Berkeley

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Stephen Hinshaw, Professor of Psychology at UC Berkeley and the Vice-Chair for Psychology at UC San Francisco, joins us for a Launch Party in celebration of his profound new book, Another Kind of Madness: A Journey Through the Stigma and Hope of Mental Illness

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ISBN: 9781250113368
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Published: St. Martin's Press - June 20th, 2017

Dispatches from Lesbian America Author Panel in Alameda

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Join Books Inc. in Alameda for a special event featuring several contributors to the collection Dispatches from Lesbian America: 42 Short Stories and Memoir by Lesbian Writers. Readers include: Joan Annsfire, Terry Baum, Xequina Maria Berber, Giovanna Capone, Elana Dykewomon, Pippa Fleming, Lois Rita Helmbold, Bev Jo, Lenn Keller, Arielle Nye McKee, Francesca Roccaforte, Lilith Rogers, Barbara Ruth,and Cheela "Rome" Smith.

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By Xequina Berber (Editor), Giovanna Capone (Editor), Cheela Romain Smith (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781943837649
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Published: Bedazzled Ink Publishing Company - February 28th, 2017

ARTHUR BLAUSTEIN at Books Inc. Berkeley

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Arthur Blaustein, Community and Economic Development professor at UC Berkeley, discusses his new book, Make a Difference: The Ultimate Volunteer Handbook. A comprehensive guide to civic participation and the best opportunities for volunteering. 

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ISBN: 9781510714298
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Published: Skyhorse Publishing - January 24th, 2017

DAVE LEVITAN at Books Inc. Berkeley

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With articles featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer, Scientific American, Slate, and many other outlets, science journalist Dave Levitan discusses his eye-opening debut book, Not a Scientist: How Politicians Mistake, Misrepresent, and Utterly Mangle Science. Dave will be in conversation with Dave Gilson, senior editor at Mother Jones.

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ISBN: 9780393353327
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 18th, 2017

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