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A Surfing Zine Is Born

"Wild True Now" commemorates soul-searching summer surf trip. Read story.

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Adam Grant Brings Original Thought to UCSB

The best-selling author will discuss his latest work, Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World. Read story.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

U.S. Poet Laureate Comes to UCSB

Juan Felipe Herrera presents an evening of poetry. Read story.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Stacy Schiff New Book, ‘The Witches’

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author exposes truths of Salem Witch trials. Read story.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Erin Graffy and Tom Mielko Create ‘Animalia’

The poet and the artist combine their talents for a new book of poems and drawings. Read story.

Thursday, January 14, 2016

The Mesa Bookstore Is Successfully Small

David Karys-Schiff’s tiny Cliff Drive shop survives on paperbacks and loyalty. Read story.

Monday, December 21, 2015

Books for the Gastronome

Here are some titles to track down for food and drink lovers on your seasonal shopping list. Read story.

Monday, December 21, 2015

Pascale Beale Roots for Fruit

Santa Barbara chef releases her latest cookbook. Read story.

Thursday, December 17, 2015

New Books by ‘Indy’ Writers

A biography, a novel, and short stories by ‘Independent’ contributors Josef Woodard, Tennant-Moore, and Michael Smith. Read story.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Donna Karan’s Fashion Memoir

Famed designer stops in Montecito to discuss 'My Journey.' Read story.

Saturday, December 5, 2015

'Under the Ginkgo Tree' Is a Fast-Paced, Engrossing Tale

Jolene DeLisa’s memoir is a fast-paced, engrossing tale chronicling 1950s Hollywood and the Peace Movement. Read story.

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Rare Book House Sells Unpublished Brontë Manuscript

Brontë Society in England welcomes short story segment and poem by Charlotte Brontë. Read story.

Monday, November 30, 2015

Ross Macdonald at 100

The rediscovery of Santa Barbara’s greatest writer. Read story.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Maya No Mystery to Her

UCSB Professor Anabel Ford’s new book bangs drum on sustainable-forest-cultivation theory. Read story.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

‘Tiny Instruments’: New Novel Is a Philosophical Journey

Santa Barbara writer Mitchell Bogatz publishes a sci-fi book. Read story.

Thursday, November 19, 2015
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