Authors Guild president and best-selling novelist Scott Turow is condemning Amazon.com’s purchase of Goodreads, a leading book recommendation website.
Gov. Jerry Brown was one of the few California politicians yet to announce a bet on Sunday’s Super Bowl matchup, until he offered up a characteristically esoteric wager.
Chrisann Brennan, the high school girlfriend of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, has reached a deal to with St. Martin’s press to publish the story of her life and relationship with the Silicon Valley Icon, according to the New York Times.
The Latino Family Literacy Program at Dan Mini Elementary School is aiming to bring parents and kids together through books.
An appeals court has overturned a judge’s decision to release a defendant in a Richmond sting operation on the condition that he write book reports.
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.