A summer reading list should be about more than Steven King and Jackie Collins. The Bay Area's growing canon of local music history books takes many twists and turns beyond straight-up non-fiction narratives, including even poetry and cookbooks. Not only is this collection of titles a wide-rangin ... More >>
Michael Manos was living the same lie that he peddled across the country. But in San Francisco, the truth caught up with him.
Infiltrator stops dreaming and starts writing, via a class at the Learning Annex
Brenda Blethyn carries on in the best tradition of British movie humor in the pot-centric Saving Grace
After decades of being misunderstood, novelist and gay icon John Rechy is fighting back -- and making Hollywood take notice
Jehovah's Witnesses refused transfusions -- and led the way to bloodless surgery