An author may have specific ideas about how a reader should enjoy his or her work. In San Francisco, a group is taking an unusual tact on how literature might be enjoyed.
A Creole cookbook was returned to the San Francisco Public Library on Friday, more than 37 years overdue.
A man charged in an undercover sting operation in Richmond that ended in gunfire has been ordered released on bond on the condition that he read and write book reports.
Writer Julia Scheeres shares her tips to navigating a literary San Francisco.
An idea to help out cash-strapped libraries in San Jose is being met with both praise and criticism after a city councilman suggested the libraries replace retiring city workers with volunteers.
Looking for something for kids to read besides Harry Potter? Award-winning Bay Area children’s writer Karen English recommends some of her all-time favorites.
Arnold Schwarzenegger has a book deal. The bodybuilder, actor, former California Governor & estranged husband has an agreement to publish a memoir.
The location of one of the last Borders bookstores still open in the Bay Area, directly across from the Apple store on University Ave., seems an obvious answer to why the chain hopes to close all of its remaining stores by the end of the week.
Reading Is Fundamental has partnered with Macy’s in their latest “Be Book Smart” campaign to raise 1 million books for underserved children across the country.
Actress Diane Farr known for her television roles in Rescue Me, Numb3rs, and Loveline is also a columnist and author…