Join us today for the FIRST EVER California Bookstore Day!! We have a collection of items produced exclusively for California Bookstore day, including signed copies of George Saunders’ Congratulations By the Way and signed copies of Michael Pollan’s recipe box Recipes from Michael Pollan’s Kitchen housed in a beautiful bamboo box with a lid that doubles as a card stand! We also have special gift editions of Neil Gaiman’s short story The Sleeper and the Spindle.

ALSO! While supplies last! We are giving away FREE Penguin Books canvas tote bags with purchase of a California Bookstore Day Item! Hope to see you here!

News This Week (Saturday, August 11th)

Beck's newest album will be published only as sheet music.

Neil Gaiman's newest book will be called The Ocean at the End of the Lane.

Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby will not be released until summer

News This Week (Saturday, August 4th)

Peter Jackson confirms that The Hobbit will be a trilogy.

Match your swim suit to your beach read.

Every Harry Potter chapter image in one picture.

Henry Miller on reading.

See vintage book

Folk and Blues From Mississippi Records…

Right now we have a large selection of new vinyl from Mississippi Records. For those of you not familiar with their compilations, they are exceptional, and the individual artists they choose to represent