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My Twins

by Jessica on March 15, 2016

by Erika M. Martínez My nephews turned eight years old this month. When I spoke to my sister she told me that instead of having a party they would go shopping for new bicycles. It’s still hard to believe that they are in second grade, that they love to sing in the children’s choir at […]

The Promise by Robert Crais!

by Jessica on September 28, 2015

The wonderful crime writer, Robert Crais has a new book dropping on November 10th (making this his 20th novel! What?!). We’re big fans of him and his work over here and can’t wait for a new read! The Promise joins his series characters Elvis Cole and Joe Pike with the heroes of Suspect: LAPD K-9 […]

We’ve got another great week of New Releases! We’ll be highlighting a few Children’s & YA releases as well as a TON of new releases that we will be having events for. Be sure to mark your calendars for that one! Hardcover:  X (A Kinsey Millhone Novel) by Sue Grafton Mystery Of #1 New York […]

Tuesday Newbies to close out June!

by Jessica on June 30, 2015

Gosh. The end of June. So many great books were released this month and it’s only the beginning of summer! Hopefully some of these picks are making their way into your bags for your summer trips near and far. Here’s what we have to finish out June! Hardcover: The Care & Management of Lies by […]

This Weeks Tuesday Newbies!!

by Jessica on May 12, 2015

Some of the new kids on the block this week! Hardcover: The Book of Aron by Jim Shepard The acclaimed National Book Award finalist—“one of the United States’ finest writers,” according to Joshua Ferris, “full of wit, humanity, and fearless curiosity”—now gives us a novel that will join the short list of classics about children […]

On May 18th, debut author Leslie Parry will be reading from her book, Church of Marvels. It’s a fascinating book with equally fascinating characters that is sure to grab your attention. Though, she may not reside in Pasadena anymore we are very excited to welcome home such a wonderful writer. A Little About Leslie: Leslie […]

Welcome to Pasadena Cece Bell!!

by Jessica on January 11, 2015

Our Young Readers League author, Cece Bell arrived in Los Angeles yesterday!! We can hardly contain ourselves! After months of planning, prepping and El Deafo themed events we are approaching our-2014-2015 Young Readers League Finale! If you were living under some rocks or without the internet for the last few months (just kidding…) here’s a […]

6 Questions with T. Jefferson Parker!

by Jessica on November 10, 2014

T. Jefferson Parker will be at the store on November 21 at 7pm. We asked him 6 questions as a little teaser for what’s to come at the end of next month. Read on!         You write mystery very well so well that you have written 20 crime novels. What got you started […]

November Events!

by Jessica on October 27, 2014

November is lookin’ good! Let’s give thanks that we have some great events and a fully stacked month coming up! See everyone in the event space. Saturday, November 1, 10:30am David Derrick presents and signs Play With Your Food We all know the rule. Don’t play with your food, eat it! Well, in this beautifully […]

Last night, we had the absolute pleasure of welcoming Edan Lepucki to our store for her new novel, California. This was a much-anticipated event for many reasons. A few weeks ago, author Sherman Alexie recommended California while he was a guest on The Colbert Report. A few days later, Colbert mentioned the book again on his […]