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Third Annual Celebration of Casti Authors!

Third Annual Celebration of Casti Authors!

Join us in the library on Monday, April 30th from 3:30 to 5:30PM for our yearly Celebration of Casti Authors! We will have readings from student authors, live music, and tea and nibbles. Come celebrate our amazing authors and musicians! RSVP here.

Burlingame Public Library Creative Writing Contest

Burlingame Public Library Creative Writing Contest

                Burlingame Public library is running a writing contest for teens! You can enter your flash fiction, short story, or poetry. Winners will receive a Visa gift card and have their writing featured in the Teen Room and in the Fall issue of the BPL Teen Zine. Submit […]

April Literary Events

April Literary Events

YA authors Kelly Loy Gilbert, Emily X.R. Pan, and Anna-Marie McLemore Sunday, April 15, 2018, 2:00pm – 3:30pm Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real Menlo Park More information and RSVP here   Christopher Moore launches his new book, Noir Monday, April 16, 2018 – 7:00pm Opera Plaza Books Inc. 601 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco More information […]

Spring Sequels

Spring Sequels

Here’s a round up of what’s come out recently, or will be coming out soon! Come talk to a librarian if you want to put any of these on hold. Happy reading! New Sequels Thunderhead by Neal Stephenson Sequel to Scythe The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden Sequel to The Bear and the […]

January Bay Area Author and Literary Events

January Bay Area Author and Literary Events

01 January 2018

Tara Sim with Jessica Cluess, launching Chainbreaker, Tara Sim’s much anticipated sequel to Timekeeper Friday, January 5, 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park RSVP here   Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner, with Unearthed, an action-packed archaeological thriller. Wednesday, January 10, 2018, 7:00 PM Kepler’s Books 1010 El Camino Real, […]

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Small Bites: Short Story Anthologies

Small Bites: Short Story Anthologies

20 December 2017

I love short story anthologies. If you’re in a reading slump, they’re a great way to discover new authors. Almost all of my favorite authors I found through reading anthologies. They’re also great if you’re busy. If you feel like you don’t have the time for pleasure reading, short stories provide a quick reading experience […]

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Sequels and New Books

Sequels and New Books

27 November 2017

To keep you updated on your favorite authors and series, we’ll be doing a round up of new books and sequels a few times a year. Here’s some exciting stuff that’s come out since the summer edition! New Sequels The Crown’s Fate by Evelyn Skye, the follow up to The Crown’s Game Thick as Thieves […]

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Ebooks for Thanksgiving Break!

Ebooks for Thanksgiving Break!

12 November 2017

Thanksgiving break is next week! Obviously you should come to the library and stock up on books this week, but we also have a huge selection of ebooks and audiobooks on Overdrive. So if you need some entertainment for a roadtrip want a distraction for the hours while the turkey cooks want something to do […]

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November Bay Area Literary and Author Events

November Bay Area Literary and Author Events

30 October 2017

NYMBC presents E. Lockhart and Julie Buxbaum in conversation Jandy Nelson, author of I’ll Give You the Sun, about their new books Wednesday, November 1, 2017 – 7:00pm Books Inc. 601 Van Ness Avenue San Francisco  More information here   NYMBC presents MT Anderson at the SF Public Library to discuss his new book Landscape with Invisible […]

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Magazine Review: Riposte

Magazine Review: Riposte

23 October 2017

Library TA Emmeline S. ’19 tells you all about one of the new magazines we picked up: Self-described as the “smart magazine for women” and a decided (and welcome) respite from mainstream media coverage of rumored Kardashian pregnancies and other mundane celebrity “news,” London-based Riposte magazine offers short stories, articles and interviews on topics aimed […]

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