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Complete Calendar of Upcoming Events for 2021

UPDATE: Until further notice all of our author visits will be virtual. Adult events -- Rakestraw Books "Live at Home!" -- will be broadcast via CrowdCast.io  and children's events -- Zoom for Kids -- will be presented via Zoom.us. Thanks for your support of these vibrant and worthwhile literary conversations. Although we make every effort to ensure that the information below is accurate, occasionally dates and times may change. We always recommend calling ahead to confirm. Our phone number is (925) 837-7337.

May 2021

5/8 - We are excited to present a virtual visit with Janet Skeslien Charles, author of The Paris Library, on Saturday, 8 May at 9AM (PT). Details are here. POSTPONED

5/18 - School visit with Margaret Peterson Haddix with The Dorris-Eaton School.

5/19 - School visit with Margaret Peterson Haddix with Happy Valley Elementary.

5/22 - Our 11th Annual Book Group Festival will take place Saturday, 22 May at 9 AM (PT). Tickets are $10. Details are here.

5/27 - We are excited to present a virtual visit with novelist Paul Rudnick, for his new book Playing the Palace, on Thursday, 27 May at 5PM (PT). He will be joined in conversation by novelist Andrew Sean Greer. Details are here.

June 2021

6/5 - We are thrilled to present a virtual visit with novelist Hannah Rothschild as we celebrate the paperback publication of House of Trelawney on Saturday, 5 June at 9 AM (PT). Details to follow.