Books & Poetry
Stephen Greenblatt has written a book about Donald Trump’s presidency without ever mentioning him by name. Read story.
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Ibram X. Kendi makes clear our history as a nation cannot be fully understood without an understanding of racism. Read story.
Monday, July 16, 2018
Author Arundhati Roy writes novel of breathtaking humanity and scope. Read story.
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
2004 book expresses the celebrity chef’s personality and ethos Read story.
Monday, June 18, 2018
Had the execution of this mystery been equal to its conception, this book might have worked. Read story.
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Author explores healing the long-term effects of childhood adversity in her latest book. Read story.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Michael C. Bush and the Great Place to Work research team say key attributes include maximizing human potential and trust. Read story.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
‘Spirits in the Air: Poetry and the Liquid Muse’ happens April 25 in State Street bar. Read story.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Nonfiction book tells of refugee Tasoula Hadjitofi’s quest to reclaim her nation’s stolen heritage. Read story.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
The sailing surfer’s autobiography is a page-turning high-seas adventure. Read story.
Friday, April 6, 2018
Audrey Berger Welz writes of one woman’s determination, heart, and love. Read story.
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Hope Jahren will read from her best-selling book on April 5 at Campbell Hall. Read story.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Former Santa Barbara Poet Laureate and current Independent book reviewer, offers up one book for each day of National Poetry Month. Read story.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Isabel Allende draws readers into the lives of three people caught first in a paralyzing snowstorm and then in a murder mystery. Read story.
Monday, March 12, 2018
Lavender farmer Melissa Broughton tells the true tale of Amos the rabbit. Read story.