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
- 星期五, 2016年10月21日, 3:00 pmMain 總圖書館, 學習工作室
- History of Food Coops: Shanta Sacharoff
- 星期六, 2016年10月22日, 12:00 pmOrtega 分館, Ortega 分館會議室
- Ghosts, Sinners & Secret Places
- 星期六, 2016年10月22日, 2:30 pmPresidio 分館, Presidio 分館會議室