Start: 12:30 pm
In Harold E. Stassen: The Life and Perennial Candidacy of the Progressive Republican ($45.00), John F. Rothmann chronicles the career of the onetime Minnesota governor from his work on the United Nations charter and his near success in obtaining a nuclear test treaty with the Soviet Union to his 10 bids for the Republican Party presidential nomination.
Start: 6:00 pm
Sailing on the Edge ($75.00) is a comprehensive, behind-the-scenes look at the race that has inspired sports enthusiasts and nations alike for more than 150 years. This ultimate treasury of the America’s Cup explores the sport’s rich history, tracing its evolution to becoming the most riveting race on the water with the most coveted prize. Recent advancements in technology and design have revolutionized the sport like never before, making the 2013 34th America’s Cup the most thrilling race to date.Kimball Livingston has been covering sailing in the Bay Area since the 1970s. Editor-at-large for Sail Magazine and author of Sailing the Bay, Livingston has established himself as the voice for San Francisco's sailing culture. He lives in San Francisco, California.
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:30 pm
Five Tuesdays: July 2 - 30 • 6:30-8:30 pm • $40 per session Limited to 10—Restricted registration; call (415) 927-0960 for informationAre you ready to commit to completing your book? Use the support and camaraderie of fellow writers, as well as helpful, well-timed feedback, to move through resistance and finish your work. Leslie provides incisive feedback as well as structural and publishing advice as needed.
Start: 7:00 pm
Sheldon Siegel has jumped onto best-seller lists and into readers’ and reviewers’ affections with seven extraordinary novels featuring San Francisco criminal defense attorneys Mike Daley and Rosie Fernandez. Siegel now returns to write about his hometown of Chicago in his electrifying new thriller, The Terrorist Next Door ($24.95).