Literature

Dashiell Hammett

Papers Of Dashiell Hammett, Creator Of SF Sleuth Sam Spade, Go To University of South Carolina

A major collection of letters, photos and publications of the late author Dashiell Hammett has been acquired by the University of South Carolina.

21 hours ago

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The Biggest Pregnancy Myths Debunked by Expert Linda Geddes

Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.

03/11/2014

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Bethenny Frankel’s 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A Budget

Bethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you’re traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.

08/30/2013

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Best Summer Reading Events For Kids In The South Bay

Summer reading programs are a wonderful opportunity to get kids excited about reading. Check out this list of the South Bay’s five best summer reading programs for kids.

CBS San Francisco–05/31/2013

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Best Specialty Bookstores On The Peninsula

These independent San Francisco bookstores reflect not just the owners’ personalities but your own.

CBS San Francisco–04/29/2013

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About The Bay: Getting Exposed To ‘Naked’ Literature In San Francisco

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.

06/18/2012

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Best Book Clubs On The Peninsula

Be inspired to read by joining one of the many book clubs on the Peninsula. Here are five clubs open to new members.

05/14/2012

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A Guide To Literary San Francisco

Writer Julia Scheeres shares her tips to navigating a literary San Francisco.

01/26/2012