Native Californian Joan Didion takes a look at her home state in this thoughtful, well-researched book. Buy now from your favorite retailer:. The fall of Adam and Eve, the rivalry of Cain and Abel, are reenacted by these unwitting participants as they love, betray and shed blood in the rich farmlands of the valley.
On Dec. It was way, way, way out of my comfort zone — in fact, it felt like a blind date — but I wanted to meet new people with similar interests, and starting a chapter of the FYA book club seemed like the best way to do it. And then there is champagne.
Glasses clinked and members clicked as they found like-minded interests among authors, agents, journalists, publishers, memoirists, novelists and more. All felt the excitement of being in a room with women with whom they shared so much in common. Stay tuned for our Spring mixer, especially if you missed this one.
Established in in San Francisco, we specialize in books and ephemeral materials related to the history of Labor and other social movements, including the struggles for Black and Chicano equality, the Gay liberation movement, Feminism, and Asian-American activism, as well as the Far Right. In recent years Bolerium has expanded into materials in non-western languages, and has also placed more emphasis on ephemera, with tens of thousands of original leaflets, pamphlets, and posters in stock. While our entire catalogued stock is searchable on our website www. Read More About Us.
By the dessert course, my uniform was down to black panties and hosiery under a crisp French apron, black heels, and a masquerade mask. A muscular male server lifted me onto the table. I laid back and listened to guests chat as delicate puff pastries were arranged on my body.
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He fears no one -- until he meets Anyanwu. Anyanwu is a shapeshifter who can absorb bullets and heal with a kiss She fears no one -- until she meets Doro. From African jungles to the colonies of America, Doro and Anyanwu weave together a pattern of destiny that not even immortals can imagine.
Susannah Bright, also known as Susie Sexpert born March 25,is an American feminist, author, journalist, critic, editor, publisher, producer, and performer, often on the subject of sexual politics and sexuality. As a teenager in the s, Susie Bright was active in various left-wing progressive causes, in particular the feminist and anti-war movements. She was a member of the high school underground newspaper, The Red Tideand served as Plaintiff suing the Los Angeles Board of Education for the right of minors to distribute their own publications without prior censorship or approval.
One of the best kept secrets in San Francisco, the nonprofit Book Club of California is a haven for book lovers, honoring the art and history of books -- from the printing process and typography to bindings and paper quality. One of the best kept secrets in San Francisco, the nonprofit Book Club of California is a haven for book lovers, honoring the art and history ofbooks -- from the printing process and typography to bindings and paperquality. Even knowing the address — Sutter St. Its large double doors open onto a gracious book-walled room of leather chairs, a fireplace, a bar and a hushed realm of gentility, order and reverence for the written word.