Events

  • 09/24/2014 - 7:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland welcomes author Naja Marie Aidt to the store to discuss and sign the first English translation of her book, Baboon, on Wednesday, September 24th at 7pm.The short stories of Baboon are built on the common themes of sex, love, desire, and gender, but quickly accelerate into a desperate, frantic realm entirely Aidt’s own. In one, a whore shows up unannounced at a man...
  • 09/24/2014 - 7:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Brentwood welcomes author and magician Andrew Mayne to the store to discuss and sign his new novel, Angel Killer, on Wednesday, September 24th at 7pm.Jessica Blackwood thought she’d left her complicated life as a magician behind when she took up a career in law enforcement. But the past always has a way of catching up to you, and when the FBI is taunted with an...
  • 09/28/2014 - 2:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Larkspur welcomes kids and parents to the store for our Reading Together Book Groups on Sunday, September 28th at 2pm and 4pm.The first group, for kids ages 8-10, is reading Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxlee, and will meet at 2pm. Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard and her sister are still grieving over their mother’s passing when their father takes a job in a...
  • 09/28/2014 - 3:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland welcomes Siobhan Adcock to the store to discuss and sign her new book, The Barter, on Sunday, September 28th at 3pm.Two young mothers in Texas, separated by nearly one hundred years, are at the turning point of their lives.Bridget has recently given up her career as an attorney to raise her daughter, becoming another stay-at-home mother in the suburbs. But...
  • 09/28/2014 - 3:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland welcomes Siobhan Adcock to the store to discuss and sign her new book, The Barter, on Sunday, September 28th at 3pm. Two young mothers in Texas, separated by nearly one hundred years, are at the turning point of their lives. Bridget has recently given up her career as an attorney to raise her daughter, becoming another stay-at-home mother in the suburbs. But...