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...
- Mother-Daughter Bookgroup
- 星期四, 2015年10月8日, 7:00 pmWest Portal 分館, West Portal 兒童室開放時間
- Chinese Book Club
- 星期六, 2015年10月10日, 1:00 pmMain 總圖書館, 兒童創作中心
- Great Books Reading Group
- 星期六, 2015年10月10日, 1:00 pmNorth Beach 分館, North Beach 公眾範圍