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November 2017

Anna Gatmon, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

November 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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Passionate about making spirituality practical and accessible to everyone in their personal and professional life, Anna Gatmon offers tools on how to rise above the daily grind in Living a Spiritual Life in a Material World: Four Keys to Fulfillment and Balance.

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Alec Baldwin, at Curran Theater, San Francisco

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Curran Theatre, 445 Geary Street
San Francisco,CA94102United States
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45$ - 65$

In conversation with Kurt Andersen Tickets: $45-65 (includes book), $125 for VIP (includes book, private book signing, and premiere seating) Until Donald Trump publishes the ultimate account of his time in the White House, the definitive chronicle will be You Can’t Spell America Without Me: The Really Tremendous Inside Story of My Fantastic First Year As President. Alec Baldwin is a multiple Emmy, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild Award-winning actor, producer, comedian, and philanthropist. Kurt Andersen is the author…

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Vanessa Spina, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

November 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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Keto Essentials is a complete guide to the latest whole-foods diet trend on everyone’s lips: the ketogenic diet. Vanessa Spina, also known as the Ketogenic Girl, breaks down the science behind the keto diet into an easy-to-digest, step-by-step guide to understanding and following a keto lifestyle.

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Spring Washam, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

November 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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In Partnership with Spirit Rock Spring Washam is a founder of the East Bay Meditation Center, one of the most diverse and accessible Dharma centers in the United States. In A Fierce Heart, Washam shares her contemporary, unique interpretation of the Buddha’s 2,500-year-old teachings, with short chapters that get to the heart of mindfulness, wisdom, loving kindness, and compassion.

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Paul Madonna, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

November 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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Join us in celebration of Small Business Saturday! From Paul Madonna—the artist and author of All Over Coffee and Everything is Its Own Reward—comes Close Enough for Angels, a fresh and innovative reinvention of the illustrated novel.

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Nutcracker Story Time, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

November 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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Special Event for Kids Join Marin Ballet to hear the magical tale of the Nutcracker. This unique telling of the holiday classic will feature a costumed visit by some of the characters from the ballet’s cast. The dancers will be available to take photos and sign autographs after the reading.

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Diane Pomerantz, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

November 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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When Diane Pomerantz, a psychologist, falls in love with Charles, a charming and brilliant psychiatrist, there is laughter and flowers and also darkness. Lost in the Reflecting Pool is her memoir, a psychological love story that is at times both tender and terrifying.

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Robin Gainey, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

November 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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Robin Gainey’s second novel, Light of the Nothern Dancers, is a story of two dynamic nineteenth-century women, each with a unique style. Gainey was a partner in creating California’s Gainey Vineyard.

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Chitra Soundar, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

November 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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Special Children’s Event Pattan’s Pumpkin is a vibrant variation on the traditional flood myth from the Irular tribe in Southern India. Chitra Soundar’s thoughtful retelling is a fascinating example of the kinds of stories told the world over.

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Reza Aslan, at Dominican University, San Rafael

November 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Angelico Concert Hall, Dominican University of California, 20 Olive Ave
San Rafael ,CA94901United States
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40$

The entire history of religion—any religion—can be seen as the evolution of one metaphor: God as a super-charged version of ourselves. In God: A Human History, bestselling author Reza Aslan (Zealot) explores how different ideas of God have united, divided, and propelled humanity forward for millennia.

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December 2017

Marie Reginato, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

December 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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Free

With delicious recipes―a majority of which are dairy, egg and gluten free― and the wiggle room to stick to a healthy lifestyle long term, Alternative Vegan is the carefully-crafted, modern approach to ditching the “one size fits all” mentality. Marie Reginato is a food photographer, writer and recipe developer, and has been cooking and blogging about her most popular recipes on her blog and Instagram.

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Jim Holden, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

December 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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It Happened in Marin: True Stories from the Other Side of the Golden Gate is a wonderful collection of stories—all of them true—offering readers a window into the history and essence of Marin County. Jim Holden is a 45-year resident of Marin and a lifelong history buff.

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Tom Killion, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

December 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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Reception with Famed Woodcut Artist Tom Killion is a native of Marin County who has been producing acclaimed Japanese-style woodcut prints of the California landscape for over forty years. Killion has created over 400 relief prints, and has produced five handmade art books depicting landscapes from California to Europe and Africa. Killion’s most recent book, California’s Wild Edge, is a fresh collaboration with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gary Snyder.

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Khizr Khan, at Dominican University, San Rafael

December 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Angelico Hall, Dominican University, 50 Acacia Avenue
San Rafael,CA94901United States
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40$

In conversation with Bill Petrocelli An American Family: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice is the inspiring story of captivating DNC speaker Khizr Khan. It is also the story of a family’s pursuit of the American dream and why—especially in these tumultuous times—we must not be afraid to step forward for what we believe in when it matters most.

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Javier Zamora, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

December 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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Javier Zamora was nine years old when he traveled unaccompanied 4,000 miles, across multiple borders, from El Salvador to the United States to be reunited with his parents. Through an unflinching gaze, plainspoken diction, and a combination of Spanish and English, Unaccompanied crosses rugged terrain where families are lost and reunited, coyotes lead migrants astray, and "the thin white man let us drink from a hose / while pointing his shotgun."

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Marcy Smothers, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

December 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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Featuring Book-Inspired Bites! Like the rides and sights in Disneyland, the food is full of fantasy and color! Eat Like Walt is a culinary tour of the park’s six lands. Every attraction has a story, and so do many of the menu items. Marcy Smothers is the author of Snacks: Adventures in Food, Aisle by Aisle.

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Mike Duncan, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

December 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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Chronicling the years 133-80 BCE, The Storm Before the Storm is a rollicking deep dive into the bloody battles, political machinations, and human drama that defined a dangerous new political environment. Mike Duncan is one of the foremost history podcasters in the world.

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Eric Torney, at Book Passage, Sausalito

December 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage Sausalito, 100 Bay Street- on the waterfront
Sausalito,CA94965United States
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Marinship - World’s Most Amazing Shipyard tells the amazing story of how a shipyard was hastily built in Sausalito during the opening months of the U.S.’s involvement in WWII to fulfill a dire need for cargo ships. Historian and film producer Eric Torney is a 4th generation California native.

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Books & Coffee with Elaine & Friends, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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Join Elaine Petrocelli and our team of enthusiastic booksellers to took about the best books and gifts for the holiday season Our team of booksellers will present and recommend new books for all the readers on your holiday shopping list, as well as a few non-book book items you can wear, carry, or even play with. Books & Gifts for all • Coffee • Snacks • and Lots of Fun!

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Justin Loeber, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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Justin Loeber’s Get Out of Your Own Way Guide to Life: 10 Steps to Shift Gears, Dream Big, Do it Now! is an in-your-face, funny, no-nonsense, socio-business, coming-of-ageless handbook for anyone who is yearning for true, innerpersonal success.

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Leslie Berlin, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

December 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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In Troublemakers: Silicon Valley’s Coming of Age, historian Leslie Berlin introduces the people and stories behind the birth of the Internet and the microprocessor. Berlin is Project Historian for the Silicon Valley Archives at Stanford University.

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Michael Ausiello, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

December 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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For the past decade, TV fans of all stripes have counted upon Michael Ausiello’s insider knowledge to get the scoop on their favorite shows and stars. In Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies, he describes his final 11 months with his husband, Kit Cowan following a diagnosis of a rare and very aggressive form of cancer.

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Gail Strickland, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

December 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94925United States
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Left Coast Writers® Book Launch In Oracle of the Song, Thaleia descends into the Underworld, a forbidden land from which none escape, to save her best friend Sophia. Gail Strickland discovered her love of myth while living on the Greek islands after college.

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Arree Chung, at Book Passage, Sausalito

December 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Book Passage Sausalito, 100 Bay Street- on the waterfront
Sausalito,CA94965United States
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After missing Santa in previous years, Maxwell is determined to catch Santa this year. Will Maxwell catch Santa or will he come up empty handed? Find out who is the ultimate ninja in Ninja Claus! -- the third installment of the Ninja! series. Arree Chung is the author of author and illustrator of Ninja! and Ninja! Attack of the Clan and the illustrator of Danger Gang. He's also the founder of Storyteller Academy, where he teaches his creative process in…

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