You’re invited to Mysterious Galaxy’s party for Southern CA native, San Diego author, and former Changing Hands bookseller Greg Van Eekhout, on the publication date for Pacific Fire, the sequel to California Bones, which introduced readers to the darkly fantastic Kingdom of Southern California and Daniel Blackland and golem Sam. (See Patrick’s review here.) And check out Greg’s short electronic story, “As Far As You Can Go,” which previously appeared in Gardner Dozois’ Year’s Best Science Fiction 24th Annual Collection. Greg will discuss writing, snacks, gardening, dogs, and osteomancy...
The January 28 discussion focuses on Hannu Rajaniemi's The Quantum Thief.
The San Diego Book Discussion Group is led by Fearless Leader Christine.
Participation is open to all readers; readers need not have completed a
particular book to attend – it’s the perfect opportunity for readers to
branch out and find new favorites!
Attendees receive 20% off of the current book club selection!
Tue, 02/03/2015 - 10:00am
A selection of books that go on sale this week, most on Tuesday February 3rd.
Check with staff if you have questions. You can also purchase many of the below in eBook format. Just click the title to see if an eBook is available for that title. (Thanks to Kobo, most ebooks are now available for pre-sale.)
Signed titles may arrive later in the month. Contact the staff to reserve a copy.
Australian thriller and young adult author Matthew Reilly has written more than a dozen novels, multiple titles of which have been best-selling novels in his home country. The Great Zoo of China is perfect for fans of Preston & Child, James Rollins, and Michael Crichton, providing action on a gigantic scale, as the Chinese government prepares to introduce their extraordinary discovery to the world … with drastic results.
Sat, 02/07/2015 - 12:00pm
Once again, we bring you the local talent of more than a dozen authors who are enthused to share their works with us. We will mingle for a bit, then hear a little about each author’s work, and have some light refreshments to top off the afternoon. There will be a variety of choices ranging from young adult to graphic novels and mystery to fantasy. These fun gatherings are a great opportunity to meet new people and have a chance to support our local authors. You just might be the first to support a future best-selling author of our time! Participants at press time include: Better Hero Army, Sandra Levy Ceren, Susan Chan, Matt Coyle, Tameri...