Events

  • 01/07/2015 - 7:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Larkspur is pleased to welcome the new book group, The Larkspur Book Club Pioneers, to the store to discuss Arctic Summer by Damon Galgut on Wednesday, January 7th at 7pm.This event is free and all are welcome and encouraged to attend!This fictionalized biography of English author E.M. Forster focuses on Forster's many years in India and the process of writing his...
  • 01/08/2015 - 6:30pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Brentwood welcomes professor and author Jeff Swimmer to the store to discuss and sign his new book, Documentary Case Studies: Behind the Scenes of the Greatest (True) Stories Ever Told, on Thursday, January 8th at 6:30pm. Documentary Case Studies walks readers through the fixes and missteps that today's documentary leaders worked through at all stages to create their...
  • 01/09/2015 - 6:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Larkspur welcomes Mac Barnett to the store as our guest bedtime book author on Friday, January 9th at 6pm. Pull on your PJs and bring your teddy bear to the bookstore! Author Mac Barnett 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, get your books signed, and then head home for bed. With...
  • 01/11/2015 - 3:00pm
    Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland welcomes translators  Zack Rogow and Renée Morel to the store to discuss and sign their newly translated collection of previously unpublished works by Colette, Shipwrecked on a Traffic Island, on Sunday, January 11th at 3pm. Renowned actor Lorri Holt will read from the book. She has appeared on many stages, including at A.C.T. and Berkeley Rep. The French writer...
  • 01/11/2015 - 3:00pm
    Are you missing Doctor Who? You're not alone. Luckily there are LOTS of Doctor Who books to keep us amused and terrified until the next season starts. Join us for an afternoon of Who-vian geekery, a guide to Who books new and old and some free Doctor Who novels. It's kind of like LINDA, but without the Absorbaloff (I hope). For children of all ages.Come join in on the fun, Sunday, January 11th...