One City One Book - 2012

The San Francisco Public Library is excited to announce that A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities that Arise in Disaster by San Francisco author Rebecca Solnit is our California Reads/One City One Book for 2012!

book cover This year, as part of the 8th annual One City One Book, San Francisco Public Library is participating in California Reads, a statewide reading and discussion program created by Cal Humanities (formerly the California Council for the Humanities) in partnership with the California Center for the Book and supported by the California State Library. Check out the program guide in the right column for more information about California Reads and find SFPL’s upcoming events below.

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