Join us for an author talk from Robin Sloan, whose book is a winner of the Alex Award, a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction, and named a Best Book of the Year by NPR, Los Angeles Times, and San Francisco Chronicle. SFPL selected Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore for our March/April On the Same Page selection.
A gleeful and exhilarating tale of global conspiracy, complex code-breaking, high-tech data visualization, young love, rollicking adventure, and the secret to eternal life—mostly set in a hole-in-the-wall San Francisco bookstore.
The Great Recession has shuffled Clay Jannon away from life as a San Francisco web-design drone and into the aisles of Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore. But after a few days on the job, Clay discovers that the store is more curious than either its name or its gnomic owner might suggest...
- Next Chapter Book Club
- Viernes 9 de Diciembre de 2016, 3:00 pmBiblioteca Central, Centro de Alfabetización: Computadoras
- Talking Book Club
- Sábado 10 de Diciembre de 2016, 10:30 amBiblioteca Central, Biblioteca para Ciegos
- Chinese Book Club
- Sábado 10 de Diciembre de 2016, 1:00 pmBiblioteca Central, Sala Latino/Hispana A & B