Events

  • 09/07/2014 - 3:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland hosts another installment of the always excellent Poetry Flash with Marcia Falk and Steven Rood on Sunday, September 7th at 3pm.Marcia Falk is a poet, a scholar, and a translator from both Hebrew and Yiddish. Her latest book is The Days Between: Blessings, Poems, and Directions of the Heart for the Jewish High Holiday Season, a volume for those seeking to connect...
  • 09/07/2014 - 3:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Brentwood welcomes Shauna Miller to the store to discuss and sign her new book, Penny Chic: How to Be Stylish on a Real Girl's Budget, on Sunday, September 7th at 3pm.Fashion stylist and blogger Shauna Miller knows it's easy to look chic when money is no object. The real challenge is learning how to look good--and feel good--without spending a fortune. Based on her hit...
  • 09/09/2014 - 7:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland welcomes Robert Cohen to the store to discuss and sign his new book, The Essential Mario Savio: Speeches and Writings That Changed America, on Tuesday, September 9th at 7pm.Mario Savio should be familiar to all Berkeley-ites as one of the leaders of the Free Speech Movement in Berkeley in the 1960s. During this tumultuous time in American history, student...
  • 09/10/2014 - 7:00pm
    DIESEL, A Bookstore in Larkspur hosts a Book Club Mixer, on Wednesday, September 10th at 7pm.Are you currently in a book group? Do you want to be in a book group? Or are you generally curious to learn more about the diverse tastes in your community and bookstore? If any of these questions apply to you, then we suggest you swing by DIESEL, A Bookstore for our Book Club Mixer. Now, “mixer” may be...
  • 09/11/2014 - 7:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Brentwood welcomes Gerard Sarnat to the store to discuss and sign his new book of poetry, 17s, on Thursday, September 11th at 7pm.Of Sarnat’s new book, Laurence Vittes, contributor to Huffington Post Arts, says, “… 17s consists entirely of poems, stanzas or lines of exactly 17 syllables. Though these novel uniquely American haiku are cleanly cauterized with a physician's...