Point Reyes Books Presents: Jenny Offill

Church Space 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Jenny Offill - Weather Presented by Point Reyes BooksFriday, February 21, 2020 - 7:00pm Jenny Offill, bestselling author of Dept of Speculation, visits Point Reyes to discuss her highly anticipated novel, Weather. Jenny will be in conversation with the bookstore's Stephen Sparks. About Weather: Lizzie Benson slid into her job as a librarian without a […]

Point Reyes Books presents Rebecca Solnit and Jenny Odell – IN PERSON – SOLD OUT

Main Hall 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

SOLD OUT - Please note, all attendees must show proof of vaccination, sign in on contact tracing sheets, and must be masked throughout the event. Point Reyes Books presents Rebecca Solnit and Jenny Odell in conversation about Solnit's latest book, Orwell's Roses.  Proof of vaccination status required for all attendees; contact tracing sign-in required. Depending […]

Point Reyes Books Presents: Javier Zamora and Dave Eggers

Javier Zamora and Dave Eggers  In conversation about Zamora's highly anticipated memoir, Solito Facebook Twitter Pinterest  Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 4:00pm Dance Palace 503 B St. Point Reyes Station, CA 94956 Tickets:  Free, donations appreciated Javier Zamora joins us for a conversation about his highly anticipated memoir, Solito (Hogarth), with acclaimed writer Dave Eggers. “In luminous prose, in harrowing and fierce […]

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Point Reyes Books Event*

Main Hall 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Please visit Point Reyes Books (ptreyesbooks.com) for information regarding their events. *This event is held independently at the community center.  Please contact the organizer directly for up-to-date information regarding the event.

CANCELED- Point Reyes Books Event*

Main Hall 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

We regret to announce that this event has been CANCELED due to illness. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please visit Point Reyes Books (ptreyesbooks.com) for information regarding their events. *This event is held independently at the community center.  Please contact the organizer directly for up-to-date information regarding the event.

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Point Reyes Books Event*

Main Hall 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Please visit Point Reyes Books (ptreyesbooks.com) for information regarding their events. *This event is held independently at the community center.  Please contact the organizer directly for up-to-date information regarding the event.

Point Reyes Books Presents: Shelby Wynn Schwartz*

Main Hall 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

elby Wynn Schwartz joins us to celebrate the U.S. publication of her Booker Prize-longlisted novel, After Sappho (Liveright). "After Sappho is a project of both imagination and intimacy, but also of significant research. Schwartz’s protagonists are all real people, but she has captured the essence of their lives and identities by means of what she describes as 'speculative […]

Point Reyes Books Presents: Jenny Odell*

Church Space 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Jenny Odell, bestselling author of How to Do Nothing, returns to Point Reyes for a conversation with bookstore co-owner Stephen Sparks about her highly anticipated new book, Saving Time: Discovering a Life Beyond the Clock(Random House). “This fiercely generous new book by Jenny Odell invites us to exit the superhighways and explore the scenic detours, byways, rebel […]

Point Reyes Books Presents: Hernan Diaz*

Church Space 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Pulitzer Prize finalist Hernan Diaz visits Point Reyes for a conversation about his acclaimed novel, Trust (Riverhead Books).  “Intricate, cunning and consistently surprising…Much of the novel's pleasure derives from its unpredictability...Add Henry James to Wharton, and Thomas Mann too...Exhilarating and intelligent novel.” —New York Times "There is a dazzling intelligence behind this novel, which challenges us to rethink everything we know both about the institutions on which nations […]

Point Reyes Books Presents Keith Hansen*

Main Hall 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Local artist Keith Hansen joins us to celebrate the publication of Birds of Point Reyes (Heyday Books). This in-person event will be held at the Dance Palace. "A compact treasury of natural history knowledge." --Burr Heneman, former executive director of Point Reyes Bird Observatory "A meditation on beauty and survival." --Amy Tan, author of The Joy Luck […]

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Point Reyes Books & Mesa Refuge Presents: Christina Gerhardt and Rachel Brahinsky

Church Space 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Christina Gerhardt & Rachel Brahinsky  In conversation about Sea Change: An Atlas of Islands in a Rising Ocean  Facebook Twitter Pinterest  Saturday, August 19, 2023 - 4:00pm Dance Palace Church Space 503 B St. Point Reyes Station, CA 94956 Tickets:  Free, donations welcome Christina Gerhardt is joined by Rachel Brahinsky for a conversation about Sea Change: An Atlas of Islands […]

Point Reyes Books & Mesa Refuge Present: Elizabeth Rush*

Church Space 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Elizabeth Rush  Pulitzer Prize finalist in conversation about her new book, The Quickening: Creation and Community at the Ends of the Earth Saturday, September 16, 2023 - 4:00pm Dance Palace Church Space 503 B St. Point Reyes Station, CA 94956 Tickets:  Free, donations welcome Pulitzer Prize finalist Elizabeth Rush joins us for a conversation about her new book, The Quickening: Creation […]

Point Reyes Books: Leah Rothstein presents Just Action: How to Challenge Segregation Enacted Under the Color of Law*

Main Hall 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Join us for the conversation we don’t usually have about housing segregation Leah Rothstein, co-author of Just Action, will be in West Marin on Oct 7 to discuss how we came to be such a segregated society and what we can do to begin to change this. Racialdisparities in economic opportunity, affordable housing, jobs, education, […]

Point Reyes Books: Rosanna Xia – California Against the Sea: Visions for Our Vanishing Coastline

Church Space 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Pulitzer Prize finalist Rosanna Xia joins us for a conversation about her new book, California Against the Sea: Visions for Our Vanishing Coastline (Heyday Books). "Viscerally urgent, thoroughly reported, and compellingly written--a must-read for our uncertain times." --Ed Yong, author of An Immense World Free, registration encouraged Contact Point Reyes Books for more information. About California Against the Sea […]

Point Reyes Books Presents: Gerald Warburg – Saving Point Reyes*

Church Space 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Please visit Point Reyes Books for information about this and all of their upcoming events. *This event is held independently at the community center.  Please contact the organizer directly for up-to-date information regarding the event, including mask policies.    Please note, masks are still requested in the common spaces in the Dance Palace; masks are available […]

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Point Reyes Books Presents: Manjula Martin

Church Space 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

Local writer Manjula Martin launches her anticipated book, The Last Fire Season: A Personal and Pyronatural History (Pantheon). "The Last Fire Season is a gorgeous, soulfully written, intricately layered meditation on a region, a state, a body and a planet. Manjula Martin brings deep research, love, and attention to her exploration of northern California in polycrisis and weaves her […]

Point Reyes Books Presents: Jesse Nathan, Karen Solie, and Forrest Gander

Church Space 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, United States

We celebrate local poet Jesse Nathan's new collection, Eggtooth (Unbound Edition Press). with readings by award-winning poets Karen Solie and Forrest Gander. This is a free event. No registration required. About the poetsJesse Nathan was raised in northern California and rural Kansas. He was a founding editor of the McSweeney's Poetry Series, and teaches in the English […]