East Bay Events

ROBERT OLEN BUTLER at Books Inc. Berkeley

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert Olen Butler shares his powerful new novel, Perfume River. From one of America s most important writers, Perfume River is an exquisite novel that examines family ties and the legacy of the Vietnam War through the portrait of a single North Florida family. 

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$25.00
ISBN: 9780802125750
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - September 6th, 2016

Storytime with DEV PETTY at Books Inc. Berkeley

Join Dev Petty for a storytime celebration of her new critically-acclaimed picture book, I Don't Want to Be Big! Fans of the hit picture book I Don t Want to Be a Frog will love this silly, stubborn-as-ever companion book. 

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By Dev Petty, Mike Boldt (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781101939208
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - October 11th, 2016

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By Dev Petty, Mike Boldt (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780385378666
Availability: Available - Click Title to See Store Inventory. Books must show IN STOCK at your desired location for same day pick-up.
Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - February 10th, 2015

RUTH WHIPPMAN at Books Inc. Berkeley

Ruth Whippman discusses America the Anxious: How Our Pursuit of Happiness Is Creating a Nation of Nervous Wrecks. After she packed up her British worldview (that most things were basically rubbish) and moved to America, journalist and documentary filmmaker Ruth Whippman found herself increasingly perplexed by the American obsession with one topic above all others: happiness. So Ruth set out on to get to the bottom of this contradiction, embarking o

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$25.99
ISBN: 9781250071521
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 4th, 2016

ALEXANDRA HOROWITZ at Books Inc. Berkeley

Alexandra Horowitz shares her latest exploration of man's best friend, Being a Dog: Following the Dog Into a World of Smell. To a dog, there is no such thing as fresh air. Every breath of air is loaded with information.

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$27.00
ISBN: 9781476795997
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Scribner Book Company - October 4th, 2016

KATE SCHATZ at Books Inc. Alameda

Editor, and educator, and the New York Times bestselling author of Rad American Women A-ZKate Schatz shares her latest empowering collection, Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History. In Rad Women Worldwide, writer Kate Schatz and artist Miriam Klein Stahl tell fresh, engaging, and inspiring tales of perseverance and r

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By Kate Schatz, Miriam Klein Stahl (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780399578861
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Ten Speed Press - September 27th, 2016

COLIN DICKEY at Books Inc. Alameda

Writer, speaker, and member of the Order of the Good Death, a collective of artists, writers, and death industry professionals interested in improving the Western world's relationship with mortality, Colin Dickey discusses Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places. An intellectual feast for fans of offbeat history, Ghostland takes readers on a road trip through some of the country's most infamously haunted places--and deep into

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$27.00
ISBN: 9781101980194
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Viking - October 4th, 2016

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