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Market to Table Event: Jennie Schacht - Farmers Market Desserts

Saturday, July 31, 2010 - 11:45am
Free Event - Open to the Public
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Jennie Schacht talks about Farmers' Market Desserts ($24.95) and presents a cooking demo.

On Saturday mornings, chefs and cookbook authors lead free cooking demonstrations using seasonal ingredients from the Farmers Market. Join them in the CUESA kitchen (North Arcade) for tips, recipes, and a sample. We’ll be there with the books.
Book Passage
1 Ferry Building
94111 San Francisco
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Jennifer Weiner - Fly Away Home

Wednesday, July 28, 2010 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Free Event - Open to the Public
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Jennifer Weiner talks about her novel Fly Away Home ($26.99). When a senator’s extramarital affair makes headlines, three women—his wife and two daughters—are drawn into the painful glare of the national spotlight. Once the press conference is over, each is forced to reconsider her life, who she is and who she is meant to be. Weiner is the author of In Her Shoes.

Book Passage
1 Ferry Building
94111 San Francisco
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National Kidney Foundation - 24th Annual San Francisco Author Luncheon

Saturday, November 10, 2012 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
During the last two decades, the annual San Francisco Author’s Luncheon has grown into the Bay Area’s premier literary event. This year is no different: the National Kidney Foundation celebrate its 24th annual luncheon on Saturday, November 10 with six nationally known, best-selling authors: Emma Donoghue, Chef Hubert Keller, Vincent Lam, Tom Lichtenheld, Andrew McCarthy and Captain Chesley B. “Sully” Sullenberger. Master of Ceremonies is Michael J. Krasny, PhD, host of KQED public radio’s Forum. Book Passage is proud to be part of this major literary event.

Nearly 2 million people in Northern California suffer from chronic kidney disease, including 1 million living in the Greater Bay Area. Luncheon proceeds support the work of the National Kidney Foundation to directly enhance the lives of people in our community who are either dialysis or transplant patients, or at risk for developing kidney disease.

Individual Tickets are $125, Individual Tables are $1,100 before September 1st, and Table Sponsorships begin at $2,500. Reserve individual seating, a reader's table, or become a sponsor today! For more information, please call 415.543.3303 or visit
this webpage.

Marriott Marquis
55 Fourth Street
94103 San Francisco
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Guy Fieri Signing - Guy Fieri Food: Cookin' It, Livin' It, Lovin' It

Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 12:00pm

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If you've checked out Guy Fieri's Diners, Drive-ins and Dives books or visited his restaurants, Johnny Garlic's and Tex Wasabi's, you know he's down with all types of good food—and that he'll do what's required to track it down. In Guy Fieri Food ($29.99), he's cookin' it his way, from the perfect recipe for Pepper Jack Pretzels (from Mr. Awesome Pretzel himself—that's Guy) to how to pull together a Red Rocker Margarita Chicken sandwich to a full-on vegetable Guy'd (bet you didn't see that one comin'!). Before he's finished he'll have you throwing parties with everything from Bacon-Jalapeno Duck appe-tapas to Chicago Beef Pizza to Johnny Garlic's Cedar Plank Salmon.

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1 Ferry Building
94111 San Francisco
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Mario Lopez Signing - Extra Lean Family

Saturday, May 14, 2011 - 1:00pm

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Mario Lopez signs copies of Extra Lean Family: Get Lean and Achieve Your Family's Best Health Ever ($25.95). Understanding that a long and healthy life starts at home, actor and host Mario Lopez carefully developed the Extra Lean plan with one simple understanding: what you eat affects those closest to you. As a proud new father himself, Mario is committed to helping his family start on the right foot when it comes to what they eat by applying the principles of Extra Lean to the household. And the first place to start is in the kitchen. In Extra Lean Family, he shows readers how to use the vital resources from Extra Lean to broaden the spectrum of foods your family eats and how to enjoy food and maintain your best health.

Mario Lopez is currently the host of TV's second-longest-running entertainment show, Extra, and MTV's highest-rated program, Randy Jackson Presents America's Best Dance Crew

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1 Ferry Building
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