History of Past Author Events
Lisa Solomon in conversation with Hillview School Principal Erik Burmeister
Wednesday, March 12, 7:00 p.m.
LAUNCH: T.T. Monday (aka local author Nick Taylor)
Tuesday, March 11, 7:30 p.m.
YA Event: Lauren Oliver
Saturday, March 8, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 6, 7:30 p.m.
LAUNCH: Alice LaPlante
Tuesday, March 4, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 2, 2:00 p.m.
Fox Theater, 2215 Broadway St., Redwood City
Youth Event: Eric Elfman, Neal Shusterman, and Steve Hockensmith
Kids Love Science!
Saturday, March 1, 3:00 p.m.
Tesla's Attic by Eric Elfman and Neal Shusterman
Nick and Tesla's High Voltage Danger Lab by Steve Hockensmith
Alan Weisman in conversation with Paul Ehrlich
Wednesday, February 26, 6:30 p.m.
Natalie Baszile in conversation with Lalita Tademy
Tuesday, February 25, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, February 19, 7:30 p.m.
Gary A. Haugen
Monday, February 17, 7:30 p.m.
YA Event: Julie Kagawa
Saturday, February 15, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, February 14, 7:00 p.m.
Four Seasons Silicon Valley, 2050 University Ave., E. Palo Alto
Wednesday, February 12, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, February 11, 7:30 p.m.
Youth Event: Tony Abbott
Friday, February 7, 7:00 p.m.
Fran Smith & Sheila Himmel
Monday, February 3, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, January 30, 7:30 p.m.
Chinese New Year Story Time with Oliver Chin
Thursday, January 30, 10:30 a.m.
Society of Young Inklings: Sophia Nesamoney and Megan White
Sunday, January 26, 2:00 p.m.
The Other Side of Carroll by Sophia Nesamoney
Together by Megan White
Saturday, January 25, 2:00 p.m.
Introduction by Harriet Scott Chessman
Thursday, January 23, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, January 22, 7:30 p.m.
Youth Event: Jennifer Holm
Tuesday, January 21, 7:00 p.m.Babymouse #17: Extreme Babymouse
Monday, January 20, 7:30 p.m.
Audrey Kalman, Dorcas Cheng Tozun, and other contributors from the San Francisco and Peninsula Branch of the California Writers Club
Saturday, January 18, 2:00 p.m.
Fault Zone: Over the Edge
YA Event: Joelle Charbonneau, Robin Benway, and Daisy Whitney
Friday, January 17, 7:00 p.m.
Independent Study by Joelle Charbonneau
Going Rogue by Robin Benway
Starry Nights by Daisy Whitney
Ishmael Beah in conversation with Susanne Pari
Thursday, January 16, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, January 15, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, January 14, 7:30 p.m.
Premier Event: Amy Tan in conversation with Jan Yanehiro
Tuesday, January 7, 7:00 p.m.
A Max & Ruby Story Time with Rosemary Wells
Sunday, December 8, 10:30 a.m.Max and Ruby's Treasure Hunt
Friday, December 6, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, December 3, 7:30 p.m.
Premier Event: Mitch Albom
Wednesday, November 20, 7:00 p.m.
At Kepler's Books
Fred Vogelstein in conversation with Yukari Kane
Tuesday, November 19, 7:30 p.m.
Premier Event: Alexander McCall Smith
Thursday, November 14, 7:00 p.m.
DOORS OPEN AT 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, November 13, 7:30 p.m.
Chef David Kinch
Tuesday, November 12, 7:30 p.m.
Premier Event: Billy Collins
Saturday, November 9, 7:00 p.m.
In partnership with the Stanford Humanities Center
Premier Event: Tom Kelley and David Kelley
Wednesday, November 6, 7:30 p.m.
Betsy and Tom Franco
Tuesday, November 5, 7:30 p.m.
Premier Event: Simon Winchester
Monday, October 28, 7:30 p.m.
Premier Event: James Franco
Sunday, October 27, 2:00 p.m.
Menlo-Atherton Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton High School
555 Middlefield Road, Atherton
Wednesday, October 23, 7:30 p.m.
Indie Authors – Colleen Hoover, Jamie McGuire, and Abbi Glines
Tuesday, October 22, 7:00 p.m.
Losing Hope by Colleen Hoover
Red Hill by Jamie McGuire
Twisted Perfection by Abbi Glines
Anne Firth Murray
Thursday, October 17, 7:30 p.m.
Steampunk comes to Kepler's: Gail Carriger and Suzanne Lazear
Saturday, October 12, 6:30 p.m.
Etiquette and Espionage by Gail Carriger
Charmed Vengeance by Suzanne Lazear
Kepler's presents Litquake’s first-ever reading featuring Peninsula authors:
Moderated by Jane Ganahl
Saturday, October 12, 4:00 p.m.
YA Event: SIMONE ELKELES
Friday, October 11, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 10, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 9, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, October 6, 1:00 p.m.
Click HERE to listen to Mary's interview on The California Report
Premier Event: Richard Dawkins
Saturday, October 5, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 3, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 2, 7:30 p.m.
: Marissa Meyer, Leila Sales, S.A. Bodeen, and Alexandra Coutts
Tuesday, October 1, 7:00 p.m.
Premier Event: Khaled Hosseini in conversation with Tamim Ansary
Friday, September 27, 7:30 p.m.
This event is a fundraiser for The Khaled Hosseini Foundation
Wednesday, September 25, 7:30 p.m.
David M. Kennedy
Tuesday, September 24, 7:30 p.m.
YA Event: Kendare Blake, Anna Carey, Michelle Gagnon, and Stacey Jay
Friday, September 20, 7:00 p.m.Of Beast and Beauty by Stacey Jay
Youth Event: Ally Carter
Thursday, September 19, 7:00 p.m.
YA Event: Ellen Hopkins and Sonya Sones
Wednesday, September 11, 7:00 p.m.
Meg Waite Clayton
Tuesday, September 3, 7:30 p.m.
Youth Event: Patricia Polacco
Thursday, August 29, 5:00 p.m.
YA Event: Sarah J. Maas
Wednesday, August 28, 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, August 27, 7:30 p.m.
Tracy Guzeman in conversation with Ellen Sussman
Thursday, August 15, 7:30 p.m.
Elisabeth Seaman in conversation with Acterra's Michael Closson
Thursday, August 8, 7:30 p.m.
Andrew Sean Greer
Thursday, August 1, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 30, 7:30 p.m.
Katie Hafner in conversation with Abraham Verghese
Thursday, July 25, 7:30 p.m.
YA Event: L. Tam Holland
Tuesday, July 23, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 18, 7:30 p.m.http://www.mercurynews.
Wednesday, July 17, 7:30 p.m.
Bertrand M. Patenaude
Tuesday, July 16, 7:30 p.m.
Memoirs of L.W. "Bill" Lane - Longtime publisher of Sunset Magazine
COME CELEBRATE THE PULITZER PRIZE IN FICTION WITH AWARD-WINNER ADAM JOHNSON and the remarkable debut novel from ANTHONY MARRA
Friday, July 12, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 9, 7:30 p.m.
Dr. Robert Burton
Thursday, June 27, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, June 26, 7:30 p.m.
Jennifer Byde Myers, Shannon Des Roches Rosa, Emily Willingham, Laura Shumaker, and Susan Walton
Tuesday, June 25, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 18, 7:30 p.m.
Jesse Ziff Cool and Lauri Pastrone
Thursday, June 13, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, June 12, 7:30 p.m.
Credit: Joaquin Baca-Asay
Tuesday, June 11, 7:30 p.m.
Youth and Family Event: Mike Adamick
Sunday, June 9, 2:00 p.m.
Dad's Book of Awesome Projects: From Stilts and Super-Hero Capes to Tinker Boxes and Seesaws, 25+ Fun Do-It-Yourself Projects for Families
The story of Kiva.org - Author Bob Harris and Kiva CEO Matt Flannery
Tuesday, June 4, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 23, 7:30 p.m.
Youth Event: Jeanne DuPrau
Friday, May 17, 7:00 p.m.
PREMIER EVENT: Jaron Lanier
Wednesday, May 15, 7:30 p.m.
ARE YOU CONCERNED ABOUT THE MIDDLE CLASS? WE ARE!
Read the profile in the January issue of Smithsonian Magazine: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/What-Turned-Jaron-Lanier-Against-the-Web-183832741.html
PREMIER EVENT: Isabel Allende
Tuesday, May 14, 7:30 p.m.
Monday, May 13, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, May 10, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 7, 7:30 p.m.
PREMIER EVENT: Mary Roach
Monday, May 6, 7:30 p.m.
David Henry Sterry, Alice LaPlante, and Sherril Jaffe: The Art of the Novel: Novelists Discuss Writing & Selling
(& 3 lucky writers get to present their pitch/query)
Sunday, May 5, 2:00 p.m.
John J. Geoghegan
Thursday, May 2, 7:30 p.m.
Cecile Andrews in conversation with Acterra's Michael Closson
Tuesday, April 30, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 25, 7:30 p.m.
NPR: Listen to Mark's interview with Terry Gross on Fresh Air: http://www.npr.org/templates/rundowns/rundown.php?prgId=13&prgDate=04-10-2013
Adam M. Grant
Wednesday, April 24, 7:30 p.m.
An innovative, groundbreaking book that will captivate readers of Malcolm Gladwell, Daniel Pink, The Power of Habit, and Quiet.
Greg Bellow in conversation with Stanford professor Steven Zipperstein
Tuesday, April 23, 7:30 p.m.
Youth Event: Katherine Applegate
Thursday, April 18, 7:00 p.m.
Youth Event: Jennifer Fosberry
Wednesday, April 17, 4:00 p.m.
Menlo Park Library, 800 Alma St.
Caroline Paul and Wendy McNaughton
Thursday, April 11, 7:30 p.m.
PREMIER EVENT: Guy Kawasaki
Wednesday, April 10, 7:00 p.m.
Story Time with Roland Garrigue
Wednesday, April 10, 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, April 9, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 28, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 26, 7:30 p.m.
Teen Event: Cassandra Clare's Clockwork Princess Bus Tour
Saturday, March 23, 7:00 p.m.
Menlo-Atherton High School Performing Arts Center, 555 Middlefield Rd., Menlo Park
Jonathan and Margaret Kathrein
Thursday, March 21, 7:30 p.m.
With special guests: Marine biologist, Wallace "J" Nichols, and photographer David McGuire who will screen his short film "Swim for Sharks".
Joyce Carol Oates
Wednesday, March 6, 7:30 p.m.
Introduction by Ann Packer
Tuesday, February 12, 7:30 p.m.
Monday, February 11, 7:30 p.m.
Leana S. Wen, M.D., M.Sc.
Thursday, February 7, 7:30 p.m.
Monday, January 28, 7:00 p.m.
Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway St., Redwood City
Wednesday, January 23, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, January 18, 7:30 p.m.
USA TODAY Interview: click HERE to read.
Tuesday, January 15, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, January 15, 4:00 p.m.
An Evening of Awesome at Carnegie Hall!
Saturday, January 12, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, December 6, 7:30 p.m.
Julie Metzger, R.N., & Robert Lehman, M.D. - from the Heart to Heart Program
Tuesday, December 4, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, November 30, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 29, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 10, 2:00 p.m.
Menlo Park Library Community Room, 800 Alma St., Menlo Park
Thursday, November 8, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 25, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 18, 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 17, 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 16, 7:00 - 10:00 pm
Tuesday, October 9, 7:00 p.m.
Monday, October 8, 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 3, 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 26, 12:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September 25, 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, September 12, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, August 31, 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, August 14, 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 23, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 31, 7:00 p.m.
This event is dedicated to the memory of
Kathi Kamen Goldmark
Tuesday, May 22, 7:00 p.m.
Monday, May 21, 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 8, 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 2, 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 1, 7:00 p.m.
Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway St., Redwood City
Monday, April 30, 7:00 p.m.
|Wednesday, April 25, 7:00 p.m. |
Some Assembly Required: A Journal of My Son's First Son
|Tuesday, April 24, 7:00 p.m. |
Sacre Bleu: A Comedy d'Art
Tina Seelig - BOOK LAUNCH!Tuesday, April 17, 7:00 p.m.
inGenius: A Crash Course on Creativity
Introduction by Scotty McLennan, Dean of Religious Life at Stanford
Tuesday, March 6, 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 18, 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, February 7, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 2, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, January 27, 7:00 p.m.
Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway St., Redwood City
Wednesday, January 18, 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, January 3, 7:00 p.m.
Monday, November 28, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, November 18, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, October 7, 7:00 p.m.