Join The Booksmith in celebrating
Litography's debut into literary society!
The evening's celebrations will include whimsical diversions,
a delightful raffle of literary goodies, the sublime musical stylings of DJ Wam
Bam Ashleyanne, and complimentary bookish beverages with every ticket.
What is The Litography Project? We're so glad...
Sarah Waters – three-time Booker
Prize finalist, two-time Orange Prize finalist, winner of the Somerset Maugham
Award, Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year, and a Granta Best Young British
Novelist award among many others – is celebrated for her richly drawn
characters, propulsive storytelling, authentic period atmosphere, social
acuity, and sophisticated romance. She’s built a...
At a dive bar drug-hustling Emily
Rosario is drinking whiskey and looking for an escape from her desperate
lifestyle. When she is approached by a Russian businessman, she thinks she
might have found her exit. A week later—drugged, disoriented, and wanted for
robbery—Emily finds herself on the run for her life.
A sharply drawn cast of characters—dirty cops, Russian drug dealers, Chinese
The Booksmith Presents An Evening with David Mitchell in conversation with Adam Johnson
An elegant conjurer of
interconnected tales, a genre-bending daredevil, and master prose stylist,
David Mitchell—the prizewinning author of Cloud Atlas, Black Swan Green,
and The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet—has become one of the leading
literary voices of his generation. His hypnotic new novel...
Meet novelist Alix Christie at the Bay Area site that inspired her childhood passion for metal type, the M & H foundry now run by Arion Press.
Before there was Zuckerberg there
was Gutenberg. Alix Christie plunges us into the world of a more than
500-year-old technological revolution that bears some startling similarities to
our own digital transformation.
The year is 1450, and Peter...