What: Author book signing
Where: Omnivore Books On Food
When: Sat., May 12, 3-4 p.m.
The rundown: Sick of those long lines at Bi-Rite's Creamery for that delicious ice cream cone? Authors Kris Hoogerhyde, Anne Walker and Dabney Gough's new book "Sweet Cream and 90 Recipes For Making ... More >>
Is this the future of cookbooks? (Cross your fingers.)Yesterday, the New York edition of Grub Street published a great essay by Hugh Merwin on the bright future of cookbooks, even as more and more readers are switching to e-readers and bookstores are flailing.
Cookbook sales are still strong, an ... More >>
At a Gourmet-sponsored event at Copia years ago, some guests were a little surprised at how soft spoken Ruth Reichl can be onstage. Find out for yourself later this month, when Reichl will be on stage at the S.F. Jewish Community Center, talking about her latest book, For You Mom, Finally (Pe ... More >>
Sadly, you won't find this title at the San Francisco Public Library. But you will find the album Mind Control by Stephen Marley.The San Francisco Public Library's planned celebration of "Banned Books Week" -- and online links to the sorts of literature that librarians elsewhere have been com ... More >>
If you grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 1970s and '80s, there are a number of cultural elements that suddenly take you back to your overall-, Keds-, and bowl cut-wearing days. There's Bits & Pieces, James Gabbert repeatedly turning his back to the camera while hosting KOFY TV 20 D ... More >>