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Oakland Events

10.09.15 @ 9:00pm - ♫ An evening of music with Avram Siegel and Keith Little ♫

10.12.15 @ 7:00pm - The Diesel Readers discuss Mink River by Brian Doyle

10.13.15 @ 6:30pm - Amitav Ghosh discusses and signs Flood of Fire

10.15.15 @ 6:30pm - Lisa McGuiness discusses and signs Catarina's Ring

10.17.15 @ 7:00pm - Literary Karaoke with Brad!

10.18.15 @ 3:00pm - Steve Masover discusses and signs Consequence

10.20.15 @ 6:30pm - Caroline Heller discusses and signs her memoir Reading Claudius

10.22.15 @ 6:30pm - Yvonne Prinz discusses and signs her new YA novel If You're Lucky

10.25.15 @ 3:00pm - Poetry Flash with Peter Neil Carroll and Lucille Lang Day

10.26.15 @ 7:00pm - First meeting of the Oakland Queer People of Color [QPOC] Book Club

10.27.15 @ 6:30pm - Andrea Klein discusses and signs her chilling debut novel Calf

10.28.15 @ 6:30pm - Alex Mar discusses and signs her new work of non-fiction Witches of America

11.2.15 @ 7:00pm - The Diesel Readers discuss My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante

11.03.15 @ 6:30pm - Ian F. Sevonious discusses and signs his new collection of essays Censorship Now!!

11.04.15 @ 6:30pm - Escape from Reality: Freud's Bar discusses Cutting as a Substitution of Pain for Feelings

11.05.15 @ 6:30pm - America's Test Kitchens' Jack Bishop discusses and signs 100 Recipes: The Absolute Best Ways to Make the True Essentials

11.08.15 @ 3:00pm - Poetry Flash with Rebecca Foust and Susan Terris

11.10.15 @ 6:30pm -Publication Party! Julie Barton discusses and signs her new memoir Dog Medicine

11.12.15 @ 6:30pm -Wally Rudolph discusses and signs his new novel Mighty, Mighty

11.17.15 @ 6:30pm -Steven Hill discusses and signs Raw Deal: How the "Uber Economy" and Runaway Capitalism are Screwing American Workers

11.23.15 @ 6:30pm -Daniel Alarcon discusses and signs his new graphic novel City of Clowns



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Our store hours in Oakland are Monday through Wednesday from 10:00am to 8:00pm, Thursday through Saturday from 10:00am to 9:00pm, and on Sunday from 10:00am to 6:00pm.

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By phone: (510) 653-9965
By email: oakland [at] dieselbookstore [dot] com

We are located at:

5433 College Avenue at Kales (near Manila)
Oakland, CA 94618