Books & Poetry
A Santa Barbara poet debuts her first book, Land Sparing. Read story.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Private investigator turned author Don Winslow writes another gripping tale about Mexican drug lords. Read story.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Author Andrea Hutton’s advice from “Bald Is Better with Earrings: A Survivors Guide to Getting Through Breast Cancer.” Read story.
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Young, Santa Barbara-raised author pens The Survival Guide to Bullying. Read story.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Richard Levine’s debut book is a collection of stories that are imaginative and provocative throughout, and the writing fluid and evocative. Read story.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Author/therapist Carole Bennett pens a sequel to her Reclaim Your Life. Read story.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Melissa Broughton’s new book reflects on life with an alcoholic father and learning to heal. Read story.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
A UCSB employee pens a witty, unsympathetic book about the hole in her brain. Read story.
Thursday, June 4, 2015
Paksy Plackis-Cheng publishes book, hosts inspirational panel of thinkers and doers at the New Vic. Read story.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Interview with Janet Lucy, author of 13-year-old book who’s speaking on Saturday at Paradise Found. Read story.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
With scholarly skill and a common touch, Steve Fraser shows that in creating our second Gilded Age, we have liquidated the assets that built the first Gilded Age. Read story.
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Old vines, Saucelito Canyon, and Santa Barbara’s Mountain Drive converge in Sean Christopher Weir’s memoir The Mad Crush. Read story.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
The author of The Omnivore’s Dilemma will engage in conversation with Sansum Clinic’s Dr. Kurt Ransohoff and Dr. Fred Kass. Read story.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Neuroscientist Daniel Levitin explores the effects of sensory overload on the brain in his latest book. Read story.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
David Starkey reviews 30 books of poems, one for each day of the month. Read story.