Events

« Monday April 28, 2014 »
Mon
Start: 7:00 pm
In honor of National Holocaust Remembrance Day, Books Inc. Opera Plaza presents former journalist Steven Pressman sharing 50 Children: One Ordinary American Couple's Extraordinary Rescue Mission Into the Heart of Nazi Germany. Based on the acclaimed HBO documentary--which Steven wrote, produced and directed--the book draws from Eleanor Kraus's unpublished memoir, rare historical documents, and interviews with more than a dozen of the surviving children. Complete with illustrations and period photographs, archival materials, and memorabilia, this is a remarkable tale of personal courage and triumphant heroism that offers a fresh, unique insight into a critical period of history.Click here to watch the book's trailer!
Start: 7:00 pm
The HANDS ON BAY AREA BOOK CLUB will discuss The Man Behind the Microchip: Robert Noyce and the Invention of Silicon Valley by Leslie Berlin.
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