East Bay Events

Local author Dorothy Hearst shares the wonderfully satisfying conclusion to her vivid Wolf Chronicles series, Spirit of the Wolves. Follow Kaala as she fights and sacrifices in ways she never imagined, and ultimately must decide how far she is willing to go for peace...when every step she takes leads wolfkind and humankind toward war. 


ISBN: 9781416570028
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Published: Simon & Schuster - December 2nd, 2014

The FIRST SATURDAY BOOK CLUB will discuss Someone by Alice McDermott.

ISBN: 9781250055361
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Published: Picador USA - October 7th, 2014

The INTIMATES: EAST BAY QUEER BOOK CLUB will discuss A Queer and Pleasant Danger by Kate Bornstein.

The BAY AREA STEAMPUNK SOCIETY BOOK CLUB will discuss book two in the Leviathan Trilogy, Behemoth, by Scott Westerfeld.

By Scott Westerfeld, Keith Thompson (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781416971764
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Published: Simon Pulse - August 9th, 2011

The BIG YES SOCIETY DISCUSSION GROUP will discuss The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are by Brené Brown, Ph.D.

ISBN: 9781592858491
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Published: Hazelden Publishing & Educational Services - October 4th, 2010

The B.G.P. SOCIAL NETWORK BOOK SOCIETY (ages 16 & up) will discuss Trash by Andy Mulligan.

ISBN: 9780385752169
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Published: Ember - October 11th, 2011

The FIRST MONDAY 'I CAN READATHON' BOOK CLUB (Ages 3+) will share stories perfect for little ones!

Alameda Island Poets & Writers will hold their final meeting of the year with poetry and writing teacher, and co-founder of the Bay Area Poets Seasonal Review, Jannie M. Dresser. Joining Jannie for this year-end event is three-time Pushcart Prize-nominee, and founder of the Mexican and Latin American Studies Dept. at Oakland's Laney College, Rafael González.

Artist, writer, and CEO of San Francisco-based artisan greeting card and stationary company, Words and Watercolors, Peg Conley shares Imagine the Life You'd Love to Live, Then Live It: 52 Inspired Habits and Playful Prompts.  

By Peg Conley (Illustrator), Maggie Oman Shannon (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781936740871
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Published: Viva Editions - November 2014