Peninsula Events

WONIYA THIBEAULT at Books Inc. Palo Alto

Books Inc. Palo Alto is thrilled to host star of The History Channel's Alone(R), Woniya Thibeault, for a riveting discussion of her survial memoir Never Alone! 


Woniya Thibeault wasn't looking for an adventure of such magnitude, but when the opportunity to participate in Alone(R) Season 6 fell into her lap, she couldn't say no. Never Alone is the story of that journey.

Never Alone: A Solo Arctic Survival Journey By Woniya Dawn Thibeault, Gregg Segal (Photographer), Nathan B. Peltier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Woniya Dawn Thibeault, Gregg Segal (Photographer), Nathan B. Peltier (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781960303011
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Published: Timeless Ways - June 13th, 2023

LORA SENF at Books Inc. Mountain View

Books Inc. Mountain View proudly welcomes middle-grade author Lora Senf in celebration of The Nighthouse Keeper, the thrilling sequel to the “delightfully eerie,” The Clackity!

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The Nighthouse Keeper (Blight Harbor) By Lora Senf Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665934633
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - October 17th, 2023

Momo Arashima Steals the Sword of the Wind By Misa Sugiura Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593564066
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Published: Labyrinth Road - February 28th, 2023

READING TOWARDS LIBERATION BOOK CLUB at Books Inc. Mountain View

For folks interested in creating a more just society, building solidarity at a local level is vital. Mountain View's Reading Towards Liberation Book Club is a space to read and discuss social justice topics and come together as a community.

Education and conversation are crucial aspects of social justice we hope to use this book club as a space to gather and learn from each other.

This month we're reading Babel by R.F. Kuang.

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Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution By R. F. Kuang Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780063021433
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Published: Harper Voyager - August 29th, 2023

MICAH SIVA at Books Inc. Pruneyard

Books Inc. Pruneyard proudly welcomes Micah Siva to the shop for a special story time featuring her picture book 1,2,3 Nosh With Me! 


Culture and education are deliciously interwoven in this playful exploration of Jewish delicacies for young readers.

1, 2, 3, Nosh With Me By Micah Siva, Joshua Siva, Sviatoslav Franko (Illustrator) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781685557720
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Published: The Collective Book Studio - September 5th, 2023

DANNA STAAF at Books Inc. Pruneyard

Books Inc. Pruneyard is thrilled to welcome local author and marine biologist Danna Staaf back to the shop for a celebration of her book Lives of Octopuses & Their Relatives, for World Octopus Day!

Danna will be signing and / or personalizing all copies of Lives of Octopuses sold through Books Inc online! If you would like your copy made out to a specific name, simply include "Signed To" in your Order Comment at Checkout. 

The Lives of Octopuses and Their Relatives: A Natural History of Cephalopods By Danna Staaf Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780691244303
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Published: Princeton University Press - September 19th, 2023

The Lady and the Octopus: How Jeanne Villepreux-Power Invented Aquariums and Revolutionized Marine Biology By Danna Staaf Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781728415772
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Published: Lerner Publishing Group - October 4th, 2022

MIRANDA SUN at Books Inc. Mountain View

Books Inc. Mountain View is thrilled to welcome Miranda Sun to the shop, for the launch of her debut YA novel, If I Have to be Haunted!

Miranda will be joined in conversation by beloved authors Allison Saft & Ava Reid.

If I Have to Be Haunted By Miranda Sun Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063252769
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Published: HarperTeen - September 26th, 2023

A Far Wilder Magic By Allison Saft Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250623652
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Published: Wednesday Books - March 8th, 2022

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A Study in Drowning By Ava Reid Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063211506
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Published: HarperTeen - September 19th, 2023

KEVIN FISHER-PAULSON at Books Inc. Mountain View

Books Inc. Mountain View proudly welcomes columnist and author Kevin Fisher-Paulson to the shop for a celebration of his book Secrets of the Blue Bungalow!


For eight years, thousands of readers across San Francisco and beyond have laughed, cried, and felt inspired by the true, tender, and hilariously honest tales of a gay-parented, mixed-race, superheroic family growing up together in a Bedlam Blue Bungalow... located somewhere in the Outer, Outer, Outer, Outer Excelsior neighborhood.

Secrets of the Blue Bungalow: More True Tales of Family Life in the Outer, Outer, Outer, Outer Excelsior By Kevin Fisher-Paulson, D. Patrick Miller (Foreword by) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781732185074
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Published: Two Penny Press - July 24th, 2023

ROMANCE AND WINE BOOK CLUB at Rootstock Wine Bar

Books Inc. Mountain View is thrilled to partner with neighboring business Rootstock Wine Bar to gather for delicious refreshments and stories of love!

Join us for an extended happy hour and lively conversation.

This month we're reading The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches by Sangu Mandanna

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The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches By Sangu Mandanna Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593439357
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Published: Berkley - August 23rd, 2022

ROMANCE AND WINE BOOK CLUB at Rootstock Wine Bar

Books Inc. Mountain View is thrilled to partner with neighboring business Rootstock Wine Bar to gather for delicious refreshments and stories of love!

Join us for an extended happy hour and lively conversation.

This month we're reading Honey & Spice by Bolu Babalola 


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Honey and Spice: A Reese's Book Club Pick By Bolu Babalola Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063141513
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - July 4th, 2023

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