Peninsula Arts & Letters Presents...


It's Kepler's 60th Anniversary and we're throwing the coolest party ever to celebrate. Please join us!

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We're starting with a story time for the kids at 2:30 featuring Christie Matheson and her new book, Touch the Brightest Star, and wrapping up at 4:30 with a giant birthday cake. In between, there will be fun for all ages, block party-inspired food and amazing cool limited-edition Kepler's swag!
   
         
         

SEPTEMBER EVENTS


Credit: Gordon Whiting

  Angie Coiro - In Deep Radio live at Kepler's

Wednesday, September 2, 11:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. 

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Doors open at 10:30 a.m. Show starts promptly at 11:00 a.m!

Featured Guests:

11:00 a.m.: Kristina Rizga, Mission High: One School, How Experts Tried to Fail It, and the Students and Teachers Who Made It Triumph

12:00 p.m.: Topic and guests to be announced

 

 

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YA: Josephine Angelini

Friday, September 4, 7:00 p.m.

Firewalker

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Comedy Night Out: Adam Mansbach and Alan Zweibel

Thursday, September 10, 7:30 p.m.

Benjamin Franklin: Huge Pain in My ...!

Tickets are available at Kepler's and online at Brown Paper Tickets

 

 

 

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Story Time with Don and Audrey Wood

Friday, September 11, 6:00 p.m.

The Full Moon at the Napping House

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Marina Krakovsky

Tuesday, September 15, 7:30 p.m.

The Middleman Economy: How Brokers, Agents, Dealers, and Everyday Matchmakers Create Value and Profit

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Introduction by Paul McHugh

 

 

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  Angie Coiro - In Deep Radio live at Kepler's

Wednesday, September 16, 11:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. 

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Doors open at 10:30 a.m. Show starts promptly at 11:00 a.m!

Featured Guests:

11:00 a.m.: Topic and guests to be announced

12:00 p.m.: Mark Tuschman, Faces of Courage: Intimate Portraits of Women on the Edge

 

 

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PREMIER EVENT: Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.

Wednesday, September 16, 7:30 p.m.

Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain

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Menlo-Atherton Center for the Performing Arts, 555 Middlefield Rd., Atherton

 

 
 

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Stephanie Clifford

Wednesday, September 16, 7:30 p.m.

Everybody Rise

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PREMIER EVENT: John Markoff and Jerry Kaplan in conversation about the age of artificial intelligence

Thursday, September 17, 7:30 p.m.

 

Machines of Loving Grace: The Quest for Common Ground Between Humans and Robots by John Markoff

Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence by Jerry Kaplan

 

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PREMIERE EVENT: Cassandra Clare and Holly Black

Friday, September 18, 7:00 p.m.

The Copper Gauntlet (Magisterium, Book 2)

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PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST HAVE A COPY OF MAGISTERIUM BOOK ONE: THE IRON TRIAL, OR MAGISTERIUM BOOK TWO: THE COPPER GAUNTLET TO ENTER THE SIGNING LINE.

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Story Time with Christie Matheson

Saturday, September 19, 2:30 p.m.

Touch the Brightest Star

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Youth: Ben Hatke in conversation with Gene Luen Yang

Monday, September 21, 7:00 p.m.

Little Robot

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YA Launch: Rae Carson in conversation with Stacey Lee

Tuesday, September 22, 7:00 p.m.

Walk on Earth a Stranger

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Credit: Gordon Whiting
  Angie Coiro - In Deep Radio live at Kepler's

Wednesday, September 23, 11:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. 

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Doors open at 10:30 a.m. Show starts promptly at 11:00 a.m!

Featured Guests:

11:00 a.m.: Topic and guests to be announced

12:00 p.m.: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt, The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science

 

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Ann Beattie in conversation with Nick Taylor

Wednesday, September 23, 7:30 p.m.

The State We're In: Maine Stories

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LAUNCH: Marilyn Yalom and Theresa Brown

Thursday, September 24, 7:30 p.m.

The Social Sex: A History of Female Friendship

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History of past author events...


For 60 years, Kepler's Books has been one of the nation’s premier independent bookstores, famous for its outstanding author events, knowledgeable staff, and its broad selection of books, magazines and gifts. Its commitment to the local communities it serves has helped define the cultural identity of the San Francisco Bay Area.