Thursday 4/25: Don’t miss this week’s Local Book Pick event! Jessica Powell will be reading from her novel, The Big Disruption: A Totally Fictional but Essentially True Silicon Valley Story. She will be joined in conversation by Mat Honan, SF Bureau Chief at BuzzFeed. Green Apple Books on the Park in San Francisco at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday 4/27: It’s Independent Bookstore Day! Be sure to drop by your favorite local bookstore and show them some love.
Head over to The Bindery for an afternoon of literary drag! Reading will be Juliana Delgado Lopera, author of the Lambda Literary award-winning ¡Cuéntamelo!, as well as Monique Jenkinson, a.k.a. Fauxnique. The Bindery in San Francisco at 3 p.m.
Monday 4/29: Emily Oster will be reading from her newest book, Cribsheet: A Data-Driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting, from Birth to Preschool. East Bay Booksellers in Oakland at 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday 4/30: Stephany Wilkes, former Notable SF Local Book Pick and author of Raw Material: Working Wool in the West, will be discussing sheep shearing at The Ruby, a creative space for Bay Area women. The Ruby in San Francisco at 6 p.m.
Heather Dundas will be in conversation with David Wade to celebrate the release of Foucault in California: A True Story—Wherein the Great French Philosopher Drops Acid in the Valley of Death. City Lights Booksellers in San Francisco at 7 p.m.
LOCAL BOOK PICK: This week’s Local Book Pick is Jessica Powell’s The Big Disruption (Medium Editions, April 2019)! Don’t miss her reading at Green Apple Books on the Park on 4/25.
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