Check out our favorite books of the year -- all read and reviewed by the staff at Kepler's! Click HERE to browse by category and pick up your copy in the store.

Literary events at Kepler's are produced by our

non-profit partner, Peninsula Arts & Letters


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Credit: Maggie Shipstead

A reading and discussion with two former Stegner Fellows, Skip Horack and Kirstin Valdez Quade

Wednesday, April 15, 7:30 p.m.

The Other Joseph

Night at the Fiestas




Credit: Kris Krüg

Beth Shapiro

Thursday, April 16, 7:30 p.m.

How to Clone a Mammoth: The Science of de-Extinction





Meet and Greet with Neal Shusterman

Monday, April 20, 5:00 p.m.

Challenger Deep




Jennifer Jacquet

Tuesday, April 21, 7:30 p.m.

Is Shame Necessary?: New Uses for an Old Tool





LAUNCH: Sabaa Tahir

Tuesday, April 28, 7:00 p.m.

An Ember in the Ashes





PREMIER EVENT: Jacqueline Winspear


Wednesday, April 29, 7:30 p.m.

A Dangerous Place: A Maisie Dobbs Novel

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History of past author events...

For 59 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.