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The Coptic Cross
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The Coptic Cross

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Fiction. When an old flame from Eritrea shows up at Reporter Bill Haywood's door in San Francisco, he reluctantly agrees to let her stay with him. But there is no room in his life for a former paramour with a jealous husband. Haywood would prefer we...

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Come to Me
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Come to Me

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Fiction. COME TO ME is a tale of a woman just sprung from prison who finds her way back to a once familiar San Francisco. Gina seeks out her old friend Francine whose rooming house is a refuge for women who are devotees of Santeria, the religion bro...

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Dear Reader
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Dear Reader

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Poetry. San Francisco poet, literary critic, educator, librarian, blogger and longtime resident Robin Tremblay- McGaw presents a carefully crafted selection of poems which "discovers a contrapuntal history in the displacements of (gendered) language...

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Cool Don't Live Here No More: A Letter to San Francisco
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Cool Don't Live Here No More: A Letter to San Francisco

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Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. California Interest. Activism. Filipino Studies. "In poems and vignettes, Tony Robles has written the generational memory of San Francisco at the point where alienation, deportations, and technological invasions are gutt...

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Lunch at the Muqata'a
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Lunch at the Muqata'a

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Literary Nonfiction. Middle Eastern Studies. This work of literary nonfiction takes place on the West Bank in the fall of 2003, when members of the non- violent direct action group, the International Solidarity Movement or ISM (of which the author w...

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Finder of Lost Objects
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Finder of Lost Objects

Ithuriel's Spear

Fiction. LGBT Studies. Sadie García Miller—bisexual Jewish Latina—turns the old gum-shoe trope on its head in FINDER OF LOST OBJECTS. From Dashiell Hammett to Marcia Muller to John Goins, Hara's Sadie is a welcome addition to a long line of unorthod...

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A Portrait in the Tenderloin
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A Portrait in the Tenderloin

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Fiction. "A good mystery is a dialogue with a reader, a city, a certain time in history, an exploration of a people's attitude towards humanity, socialmores, the downtrodden, the vulnerable. Set in San Francisco, Goins' debut novel exhibits author's...

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Elements
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Elements

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Fiction. LGBT Studies. This collection of stories by Robert Glück was originally published in 1982 in San Francisco by Four Seasons Foundation under the title ELEMENTS OF A COFFEE SERVICE."Bob's fiction is actually quite friendly yet he cuts it with...

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A Brush with History: Eda Kavin & the San Francisco Century
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A Brush with History: Eda Kavin & the San Francisco Century

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Literary Nonfiction. Art. Biography. California Interest. A breakthrough biography of San Francisco artist Eda Kavin by William Torphy vividly explores the life, politics, bound books and paintings of Eda Kavin, one of the great ladies of San Franci...

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The Divine Comedy of Carlo Tresca
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The Divine Comedy of Carlo Tresca

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Fiction. "A splendid, rowdy romp in the netherworld of revolutionaries—the Rebel Girl, Big Bill Haywood, multitudes of rebels and victims—all seen through the eyes of recently murdered anarchist Carlo Tresca finding his way through the very rambunct...

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Demodulating Angel
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Demodulating Angel

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Poetry. LGBT Studies. "Fifty years at work in the field, he has been changing with the times, alert to the tiniest of human feelings as well as to the larger currents of shared social struggle. Like Jack Spicer, with whom he worked closely and on wh...

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Air Transmigra
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Air Transmigra

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Poetry. Alan Bernheimer finds John Norton's poetry "clear as a New England winter day," and Bev Dahlen describes it as "witty and ironic."

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The Birds and Other Poems
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The Birds and Other Poems

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Poetry. San Francisco poet and longtime resident Lew Ellingham presents a selection of poems which unites cultural interests with the adventures of an expert bird-watcher. Samuel R. Delany says, "This is astonishing poetry lucid, inventive, at once ...

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On the Cultivation of Gardens
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On the Cultivation of Gardens

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Cultural Writing. Gardening. Widely regarded as the first gardening book in European history, and currently the only translation available in English, this book was written in the ninth century by Walafrid Strabo, Abbot of the Carolingian monastery ...

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The Idol Lover: And Other Stories of Pakistan
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The Idol Lover: And Other Stories of Pakistan

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Fiction. Moazzam's Sheikh's sexually-charged tales unfold against a backdrop of colonization and ethnic tensions in Pakistan and the Middle East, and they also explore the immigrant's dilemma in the United States. He "maps the ways in which South As...

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