« Thursday April 11, 2013 »
Start: 7:30 pm
  Caroline Paul and Wendy McNaughton Thursday, April 11, 7:30 p.m. Lost Cat: A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology Caroline Paul was recovering from a bad accident and thought things couldn't get worse. But then her beloved cat Tibia disappeared. She and her partner, illustrator Wendy MacNaughton, mourned his loss. Yet weeks later, Tibia waltzed back into their lives. His owners were overjoyed. But they were also...jealous? Betrayed? Where had their sweet anxious cat disappeared to? Had he become a swashbuckling cat adventurer? Did he love someone else more? His owners were determined to find out. Using GPS technology, cat cameras, psychics, the web, and animal communicators, the authors of Lost Cat embarked on a quest to discover what their cat did when they weren't around. Told through writer Caroline Paul's rich and warmly poignant narrative and illustrator Wendy MacNaughton's stunning and hilarious 4-color illustrations, Lost Cat is a book for animal lovers, pet owners, and anyone who has ever done anything desperate for love.
Start: 7:30 pm
  An Evening with Amy Tan and Louann Brizendine Thursday, April 11, 7:30 p.m. Oshman Family JCC, Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto Join the beloved author of The Joy Luck Club, Saving Fish from Drowning, The Bonesetter’s Daughter, and The Kitchen God’s Wife in a lively interview with Louann Brizendine, M.D., author of The Female Brain, and The Male Brain. For more information and to register, please call 650-223-8700 or click HERE.  
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