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Recaptains: A New Reading Resource

Are you excited for Leigh Bardugo’s next Grishaverse book? Counting the days for the sequel to Children of Blood and Bone? Maybe you just learned there’s a third book in Jenny Han’s To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before series. But if you’re anything like us, there is just one problem: you cannot quite remember where the […]

February Bay Area Literary and Author Events

February Bay Area Literary and Author Events

Leigh Bardugo and her latest Grishaverse book, The King of Scars Tuesday, February 5, 6:00pm – 9:00pm Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park Fan meet-up will start at 6.00 PM Q&A and signing will start at 7.00 PM RSVP here A Night at Hogwarts: themed games, crafts & treats. Thursday, February 7, 4:00pm – 7:00pm Books Inc. […]

New Database!

New Database!

Exciting news! We are trying out Project MUSE. Project MUSE is a database from Johns Hopkins university, and has a huge amount of full-text versions of books and scholarly journals from the humanities and social science fields.     From their website: Our Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and […]

Four to Read More: AI and Technology

Four to Read More: AI and Technology

Did you love this year’s Global Week topic? If you want to explore more about AI, technology, and the human imagination, try one of these books!   Soonish: Ten Emerging Technologies That’ll Improve and/or Ruin Everything by Kelly and Zach Weinersmith Noted scientist Kelly and her cartoonist husband Zach explore ten up and coming technologies in this […]

January Bay Area Literary and Author Events

January Bay Area Literary and Author Events

19 December 2018

NYMBC presents Kiersten White, author of Slayer (book one in her brand-new series set in the world of Buffy the Vampire Slayer) in conversation with Adrienne Young, author of Sky in the Deep Thursday, January 10, 7:00pm Books Inc. 74 Town & Country Village Palo Alto More information here   Celebrate the launch of Firestarter, the epic conclusion to the Timekeeper […]

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New Sequels and Favorites!

New Sequels and Favorites!

06 December 2018

     New Sequels New from Favorite Authors  Arch-Enemies by Marissa Meyer, the sequel to Renegades Crown of Thunder by Tochi Onyebuchi, sequel to Beasts Made of Night Kingdom of the Blazing Phoenix by Julie C. Dao, sequel to Forest of a Thousand Lanterns West by Edith Pattou, sequel to East Spill Zone, Vol. 2 by […]

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December Bay Area Literary and Author Events

December Bay Area Literary and Author Events

27 November 2018

Congresswoman Jackie Speier: This is Now with Angie Coiro Sunday, December 2, 4:00pm – 5:00pm Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park Tickets and more information here   Books Inc’s First Looks Book Club at the Burlingame Library Tuesday, December 4, 6:00pm Burlingame Library, 480 Primrose Rd, Burlingame More information here   Youth Poetry […]

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Speakeasy Murder Mystery Party in the Library!

Speakeasy Murder Mystery Party in the Library!

26 November 2018

Our first murder mystery party was such a success we’re doing it again! Step back in time with us to investigate the death of a flapper… The Roaring 20’s are in full swing, and The Half Moon Club is one of just two speakeasies in town. Business is booming until a flapper is found dead […]

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Books on Break!

Books on Break!

12 November 2018

Thanksgiving break is fast approaching! Don’t forget to stop by the library this week to load up on fun reading for your vacation! Here’s a few sequels and new books from favorite authors that you may be interested in: Kingdom of Ash by Sarah J. Maas, the seventh Throne of Glass book. Supernova by Kazu Kibuishi, […]

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November Bay Area Author and Literary Events

November Bay Area Author and Literary Events

30 October 2018

Jennifer L. Armentrout and Evelyn Skye in conversation about Armentrout’s new book, The Darkest Star Thursday, November 1, 7:00pm – 9:00pm Redwood City Library 1044 Middlefield Rd. Redwood City RSVP here   The first annual #DemigodGoals event: celebrate Rick Riordan’s mythology and demigods books! Saturday, November 3, 2:00pm Books Inc. 1875 S. Bascom Avenue, Suite #600 Campbell More […]

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