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Jack & Suzy Welch - The Real-Life MBA

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 7:00pm

Angelico Hall, Dominican University
Tickets: $40 (includes signed book)

$29.99
ISBN: 9780062362803
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: HarperBusiness - April 14th, 2015

The acclaimed authors of Winning show you how to galvanize performance, unleash growth, build "wow" teams, and create a fulfilling career--and have fun while you're at it.


Angelico Hall, Dominican University
50 Acacia Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94901

Books & Bites: Maureen Abood - Rose Water and Orange Blossoms

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Cavallo Point Cooking School, Sausalito
Registration (Book Included): $125 per person
• 6:30 - 9:30 pm

 

 

$30.00
ISBN: 9780762454860
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Running Press Book Publishers - April 28th, 2015

Publishers Weekly's Top 10 Cookbooks for Spring 2015


601 Murray Cir
Sausalito, CA 94965

Hugh Acheson - The Broad Fork: Recipes for a Wide World of Vegetables and Fruits

Monday, June 8, 2015 - 12:00pm

Tickets: Single $115, Couples $185 (one book)

 

By Hugh Acheson, Rinne Allen (Photographer)
$35.00
ISBN: 9780385345026
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Clarkson Potter Publishers - May 12th, 2015

From James Beard Award winner Hugh Acheson comes a seasonal cookbook of 200 recipes designed to make the most of your farmers' market bounty, your CSA box, or your grocery produce aisle.


Greens Restaurant
A, Fort Mason
San Francisco, CA 94123

Cooks with Books: April Bloomfield - A Girl and Her Greens

Friday, May 8, 2015 - 5:00pm

Tickets: Single $150; Couples $250 (one book)

 

$34.99
ISBN: 9780062225887
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Ecco Press - April 21st, 2015

The vegetable-centric follow-up to the beloved cookbook A Girl and Her Pig, by the winner of the 2014 James Beard award for Best Chef in New York


Tosca Cafe
242 Columbus Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94133

Sufi Women Organization Luncheon: Susan Wyler - A Life of Writing

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 12:00pm to 2:30pm

Tickets: $35 (includes lunch)



Learn about the process of turning a concept and story into a published book from Susan Wyler, who will discuss her journey and the life of a writer. Readers and writers will be inspired by the first-hand experience of a woman who has successfully published her book. Enjoy conversation and networking with other writers.

$16.00
ISBN: 9781594632365
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - April 1st, 2014

"Susan Wyler's contemporary take on a classic love story is utterly beguiling. "Solsbury Hill "is a gorgeously well-written tale of a fraught love affair that takes you from New York to the wild gothic setting of the Yorkshire moors."--Fiona Neill, author of "Slummy Mummy "and "What the Nanny Saw"


The Club at McInnis Park
350 Smith Ranch Road
San Rafael, CA 94903

Rebecca Katz - The Link Between Diet & Dementia

Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Tickets: $75 nonmembers, $60 Buck Institute members

$29.99
ISBN: 9781607742975
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ten Speed Press - February 10th, 2015

A collection of more than 120 recipes formulated to optimize brain health, boost memory, improve mood, sharpen the central nervous system, and more.
Feed your mind.


Buck Institute
8001 Redwood Blvd.
Novato, CA 94945

CUESA Growing New Farmers Panel Discussion

Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

The average age of the American farmer is steadily increasing, and new farmers are entering the profession much more slowly than older farmers are retiring. To put it bluntly, the US farming population is aging and shrinking. Who will grow food for the next generation? Join CUESA and a panel of experts to discuss 4-H, beginning farmer programs, and what it takes for an aspiring farmer to achieve the dream.

Panelists:

Kenny Baker, farmer/owner, Lonely Mountain Farm

Port Commission Hearing Room, Ferry Building, 2nd Floor
1 Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94111

Cooks with Books: Rebecca Katz - The Healthy Mind Cookbook

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 12:30pm

Left Bank in Larkspur • Single $110; Couple $175 (one book)

Chef Rebecca Katz, author of the award winning cookbooks The Cancer Fighting Kitchen and The Longevity Kitchen, harnesses the latest research about food and brain function in her new cookbook The Healthy Mind Cookbook: Big Flavor Recipes to Enhance Brain Function, Mood, Memory, and Mental Clarity. Katz’s cookbook shares how the food we consume can improve the brain’s ability to control cognition, emotion and physical function - hence mood, memory and motion. Katz has worked with many leaders in the field, including Andrew Weil, Deepak Chopra, Michael Lerner and Dean Ornish. She is the Director of the Healing Kitchens Institute at Commonweal as well as the executive chef at the annual Food as Medicine training program sponsored by the Center for the Mind Body Medicine at Georgetown Medical School.

The ticket includes the meal, wine, tax, tip, and a signed copy of the book.

$29.99
ISBN: 9781607742975
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ten Speed Press - February 10th, 2015

A collection of more than 120 recipes formulated to optimize brain health, boost memory, improve mood, sharpen the central nervous system, and more.
Feed your mind.


Left Bank
507 Magnolia Avenue
Larkspur, CA 94939

Diane Keaton - Let's Just Say It Wasn't Pretty

Monday, April 13, 2015 - 7:00pm

Angelico Hall, Dominican University

Tickets: $35 (includes book)

 

 

With her one-of-a-kind Annie Hall voice, Diane Keaton takes us into a life that is more mom than movie star. Let's Just Say It Wasn't Pretty is a smart, open chronicle of the ups and downs of living and working in a world obsessed by beauty. Keaton shares with us the funny and not-so-funny moments of always staying true to yourself.

Diane Keaton has starred in some of the most memorable movies of the past forty years, including the Godfather trilogy, Annie Hall, Manhattan, Reds, Baby Boom, The First Wives Club, and Something's Gotta Give. Her many awards include the Golden Globe and the Academy Award.

 

$16.00
ISBN: 9780812984767
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Random House Trade - April 7th, 2015

"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER
From Academy Award winner and bestselling author Diane Keaton comes a candid, hilarious, and deeply affecting look at beauty, aging, and the importance of staying true to yourself--no matter what anyone else thinks.


Angelico Hall, Dominican University
50 Acacia Avenue
San Rafael, CA 94941

Erik Larson - Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 7:00pm

Angelico Hall, Dominican University
Tickets: $35 (includes signed book)

Full of glamour, mystery, and real-life suspense, Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania tells the enthralling story of the sinking of the Lusitania. Master of narrative nonfiction Erik Larson delivers another riveting story of history, intrigue, and emotional power. His previous bestsellers include In the Garden of Beasts, Thunderstruck, Isaac’s Storm, and The Devil in the White City.

$28.00
ISBN: 9780307408860
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - March 10th, 2015

#1 New York Times Bestseller
From the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author and master of narrative nonfiction comes the enthralling story of the sinking of the "Lusitania"


Angelico Hall, Dominican University
50 Acacia Avenue
San Rafael, CA 94941

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