Events

  • 08/01/2014 - 6:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Larkspur welcomes LeUyen Pham to the store as our guest bedtime book author on Friday, August 1st at 6pm. Pull on your PJs and bring your teddy bear to the bookstore! Author and illustrator LeUyen Pham will be here to read you a bedtime story. Get cozy in front of the fireplace, listen to a story or two, have some milk and cookies and get your books signed before heading...
  • 08/03/2014 - 2:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Larkspur welcomes kids and parents to the store for our Reading Together Book Groups on Sunday, August 3rd at 2pm and 4pm.The first group, for kids ages 8-10, is reading Seven Stories Up by Laurel Snyder and will meet at 2pm. In 1987, Annie’s grandmother lies on her deathbed at the Hotel Calvert. Annie and her mother have come to visit, though Annie’s never met her...
  • 08/03/2014 - 3:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland hosts another installment of the always excellent Poetry Flash with Julia B. Levine and Alison Luterman on Sunday, August 3rd at 3pm.Julia B. Levine’s new book of poems is Small Disasters Seen in Sunlight. Library Journal says of it, "A polished poet of extraordinary skill … Levine is caught between wholehearted love of the world's beauty and sorrow at its...
  • 08/10/2014 - 3:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland welcomes James Penner to the store to discuss and sign his book, Timothy Leary: The Harvard Years: Early Writings on LSD and Psilocybin with Richard Alpert, Huston Smith, Ralph Metzner, and Others, on Sunday, August 10th at 3pm.On May 27, 1963, Drs. Timothy Leary and Richard Alpert were dismissed from Harvard University's Psychology Department: a watershed event...
  • 08/14/2014 - 7:00pm
    DIESEL, A Bookstore in Larkspur welcomes Michael Grant to the store for our first MeetYA@DIESEL on Thursday, August 14th at 7pm. Do you like horror, thrillers and dessert? Then come to DIESEL and meet teen fiction author Michael Grant. Mingle with other fans and talk with Michael about his Gone series and his not yet published book Messenger of Fear. Then at the end of the evening, we'll raffle...