Posts Tagged: Skylight Books

The Rumpus Interview with Yumi Sakugawa

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Yumi Sakugawa discusses her latest book, Ikebana, discovering meditation, exploring blank spaces, and drawing a world of sentient oranges and one-eyed monsters.

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Notable Los Angeles: 6/23–6/29

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Monday 6/23: Alan Furst discusses and signs Midnight in Europe. 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore. Tuesday 6/24: Book Soup presents Damien Echols and Lorri Davis discussing and signing Yours for Eternity: A Love Story on Death Row. 7 p.m. at the New Beverly Cinema (not at Book Soup!). $30 gets you one copy of the book […]

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Notable Los Angeles: 6/16–6/22

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Monday 6/16: Rumpus cartoonist Yumi Sakugawa discusses and signs I Think I Am in Friend-Love with You. 7 p.m. at Book Soup. Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell present The Disaster Artist, together with Juliette Danielle, Kyle Vogt, Robyn Paris, and Joseph Setele. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books. Book launch party for Ruin and Rising, the third and […]

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Notable Los Angeles: 6/9–6/15

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Monday 6/9: Write Club Los Angeles presents Chapter 26: If Wishes Were Fishes. Featuring competitive readings by David Yow, Antonio Sacre, Brian Jude Leahy, Cathy Schenkelberg, Victoria Heric, and Laura House. The audience will decide the winners. Hosted by Paula Killen, Jeffery Dorchen, and Justin Welborn. 7 p.m. at The Bootleg Theater. $5-$20, pay what you […]

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Notable Los Angeles: 6/2–6/8

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Monday 6/2: Sarah Lotz discusses and signs The Three. 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore. Roxane Gay reads from An Untamed State. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books. Tuesday 6/3: David Peace presents and signs Red Or Dead. 7 p.m. at Book Soup. Lisa See discusses and signs China Dolls at her book release party. 7 p.m. […]

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Notable Los Angeles: 5/26–6/1

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Monday 5/26: Happy Memorial Day! Have you considered volunteering with The Literally Healing Project? Tuesday 5/27: Kate Gale reads from her newest book of poetry, The Goldilocks Zone. Also reading will be Brendan Constantine, Laurel Ann Bogen, Janet Fitch, and Andrew John Nicholls. 7:30 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe. Glen Hirshberg discusses and signs […]

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Notable Los Angeles: 5/19–5/25

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Monday 5/19: Jane Rosenberg LaForge presents and signs An Unsuitable Princess. 7 p.m. at Book Soup. Tuesday 5/20: ALOUD presents Sentence After Sentence After Sentence: Three Writers on the Not-Exactly-Random Extraordinary Ordinary Key of Life. Anne Germanacos, Dinah Lenney, and Matias Viegener, moderated by novelist Jim Krusoe. 7:15 p.m. at the Downtown Public Library‘s Mark […]

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Notable Los Angeles: 5/12–5/18

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Monday 5/12: Maggie Shipstead presents and signs Astonish Me. 7:00 p.m. at Book Soup. Michelle Huneven reads from Off Course, in conversation with Mona Simpson. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books. Tuesday 5/13: Stacey D’Erasmo presents and signs Wonderland, joined in conversation by singer-songwriter Beth Orton. 7:00 p.m. at Book Soup. Mario T. Garcia discusses and […]

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Notable Los Angeles 2/17–2/23

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Monday 2/17: Cecil Castellucci, Rachel Cohn, Melissa de la Cruz, Kristen Kittscher, and David Levithan pay tribute to the late author, Ned Vizzini. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books. Tuesday 2/18: Greg Weisman discusses and signs Rain of the Ghosts. 7:00 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore. Scott O’Connor reads from and signs Half World. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight […]

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