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Keep an eye on our events calendar in order not to miss readings from the likes of Karl Ove Knausgaard, Helen Macdonald, John Waters, and Aleksandar Hemon.

We've got lots of great signed books (while they last) kicking around both stores. Also, thanks to Upstream, we've partnered with a handful of local authors (including Wendy McNaughton and Dave Eggers) to keep signed copies of their books


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Three Upcoming Events

The Hexadic System



Ben Chasny of Six Organs of Admittance will discuss and demonstrate The Hexadic System, his constraint-based songwriting system.


Event at Books on the Park: 

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 7:30pm



Clarice Lispector: The Complete Stories



Translator Katrina Dodson will be joined by readers to celebrate the launch of her translation of the Complete Stories of Clarice Lispector.


Event at Books on the Park: 

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 7:30pm



Founding 49ers



Dave Newhouse will talk with former 49er Delvin Williams about his new book, Founding 49ers.


Event at Clement St.: 

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 7:00pm

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