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2015 One City One Book

The 2015 One City One Book selection is “Yes, Chef : A Memoir” by Marcus Samuelsson with Veronica Chambers. The book is Samuelsson’s “love letter to food and family in all its manifestations”.  In it he recalls growing up as an adopted Ethiopian child in a Swedish family and recounts his journey to worldwide acclaim at the forefront of the New York […]

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Live! from the Library

A Conversation with T.J. Stiles, author of “Custer’s Trials: A Life on the Frontier of a New America” November 16, 2015  Monday, 7:00-9:00 pm Oak View Room, Walnut Creek Library – Registration opens October 6, 2015 Stiles’ new biography offers fresh perspective on the historically caricatured cavalry commander, revealing a personal and sweeping portrait of […]

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