Keepin' it Real Since 1989


1.26.17 @ 7:00pm - ZYZZYVA Winter Issue Release Party!

01.27.17 @ 6:00pm - Kids Pajama Party with Dev Petty!

01.29.17 @ 3:00pm - Poetry Flash celebrates Far Out: Poems of the '60's

1.31.17 @ 7:00pm - Dr. Kelsey Crowe discusses and signs There is No Good Card for This

02.01.17 @ 6:30pm - Freud's Bar hosted by Maureen Katz, MD discusses Holding Life and Death in Mind

02.05.17 @ 3:00pm - Michael McClure discusses and signs Mephistos and Other Poems

2.6.17 @ 6:30pm - The DIESEL Readers Book Group discusses Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher by Timothy Egan

02.15.17 @ 7:00pm - Publication Party! Christine Hyung-Oak Lee discusses and signs her memoir Tell Me Everything You Don't Remember

02.16.17 @ 7:00pm - Publication Party! Nina LaCour and signs her latest young adult novel We Are Okay

02.19.17 @ 3:00pm - Poetry Flash featuring Michael McLaughlin and Raina J. León

02.23.17 @ 7:00pm - James Sherry discusses and signs his latest poetry collection Entangled Bank

02.24.17 @ 6:00pm - Kids Pajama Party with Constance Hale!

03.01.17 @ 6:30pm - Freud's Bar hosted by Dr. Susana Winkel discusses From Muses to Composers

3.6.17 @ 6:30pm - The DIESEL Readers Book Group discusses Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932 by Francine Prose

03.09.17 @ 7:00pm - Clair Brown discusses and signs Buddhist Economics

03.15.17 @ 7:00pm - Melissa Febos discusses and signs Abandon Me

03.21.17 @ 7:00pm - Jason Turbow discuses and signs Dynastic, Bombastic, Fantastic: Reggie, Rollie, Catfish, and Charlie Finley's Swingin A's

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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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