PALO ALTO Palo Alto by James Franco!!! Such a good book. It's a bunch of stories about teens but pretty relatable. If you've seen the movie then read the book!!! I've read it so many times it's time for someone else to enjoy :-) Other
A Good Book (2009). 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches. The text is a quote by Kathleen Norris. This quote speaks of the comfort of a good book! There are four watercolor paintings featuring reading, books and a view of Norris’ home in Palo Alto. The paper used to make this book include hand marbled, Peter’s handmade and paper from a very old book (17th Century!). It is full bound in copper colored leather. There is a leather covered raised panel on the front with a label of the old paper.
Brown Bag Book Club- The Brown Bag Book Club has returned at the newly renovated Rinconada Library. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy a lively discussion and a good story. Happy reading! Tuesday, July 14 (Song of the Lark by Willa Cather) Tuesday, August 11 (My Way: an Autobiography by Paul Anka) 11am - noon Rinconada Library, 1213 Newell Rd. No registration required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Palo Alto Library.
Name: Bell’s Books Location: Palo Alto, CA Website: http://www.bellsbooks.com Opened in 1953 Bell’s Books is a beautiful used bookstore in downtown Palo Alto. It has shelves of books stacked all the way up to the high ceilings, a collection of rare books, and creaky wooden floors. The window displays are seasonal and wonderfully creative.