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GREG COPE WHITE at Books Inc. in The Castro

Author, blogger, television writer and host of the Cooking Channel’s “Unique Sweets,” Greg Cope White discusses The Pink Marine: One Boy's Boot Camp Journey to Manhood. A hilarious and inspiring memoir, that Kirkus Review praised for displaying “a balanced, surprisingly reverent view of the Marine Corps and military service,” The Pink Marine is a can’t miss coming-of-age story from an unforgettable storyteller.

ISBN: 9780996710305
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Published: Querelle Press - October 14th, 2015

ROGER BOAS at Books Inc. Opera Plaza

Retired San Francisco civil servant Roger Boas shares his candid and introspective memoir of World War II, Battle Rattle: A Last Memoir of World War II. A thoughtful, compelling narrative about the idealism of youth colliding with the inevitable loss of innocence that comes with taking lives, Battle Rattle offers a new and vivid perspective on the forgotten history of our last world war.

LESLIE JOHANSEN NACK at Books Inc. in The Marina

Leslie Johansen Nack discusses Fourteen: A Daughter's Memoir of Adventure, Sailing, and Survival. The first of two books in a story of courage and hope, Fourteen chronicles Leslie's fight against an overbearing, abusive and sometimes irrational father who demanded the best, while sometimes doing less than the best himself.

ISBN: 9781631529412
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Published: She Writes PR - October 20th, 2015

JONATHAN MOORE at Books Inc. Opera Plaza

Jonathan Moore shares his lastest thriller, The Poison Artist. Described as “An electrifying read… I haven’t read anything so terrifying since Red Dragon" by Stephen King, The Poison Artist is a tale of desire, obsession, and deadly mystery, with echoes of "Vertigo."


ISBN: 9780544520561
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - January 26th, 2016

City Arts & Lectures Presents TAYLOR MAC at The Magic Theatre

City Arts & Lectures presents playwright, actor, singer-songwriter, performance artist, director and producer, Taylor Mac for a special evening benefiting The Magic Theatre.

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ISBN: 9780810133587
Availability: Special Order
Published: Northwestern University Press - October 31st, 2015

GAEL CHANDLER at Books Inc. in The Marina

Film editor and writer Gael Chandler discusses San Francisco's colorful history with her vivid and fascinating guide, Chronicles of Old San Francisco: Exploring the Historic City by the Bay. Complete with color photographs and period maps, Chronicles of Old San Francisco is a fascinating ride through 250 years of history told through 28 dramatic true stories.


ISBN: 9780984633494
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Published: Museyon Inc - October 20th, 2014


Not Your Mother's Book Club™ proudly presents a fabulous night of fantasy and magic with New York Times-bestselling author Alexandra Bracken discussing her new epic time-traveling romance, Passenger. Joining in on this grand evening is critically-acclaimed author Susan Dennard sharing her latest fully imagined installment in her Witchland series, Truthwitch.

ISBN: 9781484715772
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - January 5th, 2016

ISBN: 9780765379283
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Published: Tor Books - January 5th, 2016

SAM LANSKY at Books Inc. in The Castro

An editor at TIME with writing appearing in New York magazine, The Atlantic, Esquire, Out, and Grantland, Sam Lansky shares his harply funny and compulsively readable memoir, The Gilded Razor. By the age of seventeen, Sam Lansky was an all-star student with Ivy League aspirations in his final year at an elite New York City prep school.

ISBN: 9781476776149
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Published: Gallery Books - January 12th, 2016


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