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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

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Michael David Lukas - The Last Watchman of Old Cairo

Author Michael David Lukas’ novel “The Last Watchman Of Old Cairo” is an intriguing mystery about disappearing holy documents.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

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Lauren Markham - The Far Away Brothers

Journalist Lauren Markham’s book, “The Far Away Brothers,” tells the true story of twin teens who escape violence in their native El Salvador and start a new life in Oakland, California.

Friday, June 15, 2018

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Robin Sloan - Sourdough

Author Robin Sloan’s "Sourdough" explores the wacky worlds within the San Francisco Bay Area, from technology to sourdough bread.

Friday, June 15, 2018

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Shanthi Sekaran - Lucky Boy

Author Shanthi Sekaran explores the complexities of U.S. immigration and adoption policies through the story of one "Lucky Boy."

Friday, June 15, 2018

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John Lescroart - Fatal

Author John Lescroart discusses his 28th novel, "Fatal," and the plot twist that he says even he was surprised by.

Friday, June 15, 2018

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Elizabeth Rynecki - Chasing Portraits

Author Elizabeth Rynecki shares the story behind her book "Chasing Portraits," which chronicles her attempt to track down her great-grandfather’s paintings that were hidden from the Nazis during World War II.

Monday, June 11, 2018

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