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DIESEL, A Bookstore in Oakland is now East Bay Booksellers

Have you heard? The manager of DIESEL, A Bookstore in Oakland has bought the store! As of September 1, 2017, it is now East Bay Booksellers! Check their website for the full story. The events below will still be at the store at the same times, along with many more to come. Please also place all Oakland book orders there. Thanks!


Join Us For a Toast to DIESEL and East Bay Booksellers, 9/23 @ 4pm


09.14.17 @ 7:00pm - Larry Smith - Six Words: Fresh Off the Boat

09.15.17 @ 7:00pm - ZYZZYVA Fall Release Party

09.17.17 @ 3:00pm - Maxine Hong Kingston Reflects On Our Times [Offsite]

09.18.17 @ 6:30pm - The DIESEL Readers Book Group discusses Homegoing, by Yaa Gyasi

09.19.17 @ 7:00pm - Janine Kovac discusses and reads Spinning: Choreography for Coming Home

09.20.17 @ 7:00pm - Tongo Eisen-Martin discusses and signs his new poetry collection, Heaven is all Goodbyes

09.22.17 @ 7:00pm - Jesmyn Ward discusses her novel Sing, Unburied, Sing, in conversation with Rahawa Haile

09.24.17 @ 3:00pm - PERFORMANCE! IIona Bray brings Mossby's Magic Carpet Handbook to life

09.26.17 @ 7:00pm - Chelsea Martin discusses and signs CACA DOLCE: Essays from a Lowbrow Life (with Colin Winnette)

09.27.17 @ 7:00pm - Santiago Gamboa reads and signs Return to the Dark Valley

09.28.17 @ 7:00pm - Daniel Handler discusses and signs All the Dirty Parts

09.29.17 @ 6:00pm - Kids' PJ Party with Andrew Jordan Nance

Fiction Bestsellers

Non-Fiction Bestsellers

Kids/Young Adult Bestsellers

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

Contact us:

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

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