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Contemporary literature and non-fiction. Exclusive services for book clubs, educators and seekers. Unique line of cards and gifts. Story People Gallery. Literary Nights in Montclair. more
The Library offers a wide range of services to support community priorities, including answering reference questions, staging story times, providing summer reading programs, hosting class visits, and offering free public programs and displays for all... more
Preschool storytime, Tues at 10:30. Storytime for all ages with "Library Grandparent," Wed at 2. more
Angel Light Books and Gifts was established in 1989 by Valencia Chan to provide a tranquil haven for spiritual growth, enlightenment, and healing. The original location in Redwood City, California included a restaurant named Joy Meadow and the Temple... more
Barnes & Noble is a complete megastore for books and music. Barnes & Noble is one of the best places to inquire about hard to find books and their website makes gathering information, about any type of literature, a snap. more
Barnes & Noble is a complete megastore for books and music. Barnes & Noble is one of the best places to inquire about hard to find books and their website makes gathering information, about any type of literature, a snap. more
Barnes & Noble is a complete megastore for books and music. Barnes & Noble is one of the best places to inquire about hard to find books and their website makes gathering information, about any type of literature, a snap. more
Barnes & Noble is a complete megastore for books and music. Barnes & Noble is one of the best places to inquire about hard to find books and their website makes gathering information, about any type of literature, a snap. more
This beautiful Center houses the BCA Center for Buddhist Education, the Insti­tute of Buddhist Studies, and a Buddhist Bookstore. Additionally, there are offices of the Jodo Shinshu Hongwanji-ha and Ryu­koku University whose headquarters and... more
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We are a creative group of writers/artists actively working in a variety of genres while also parenting children of all ages. The purpose of the meetings is to increase the humor and light-heartedness of our week rather than giving each other direct... more
The Berkeley Public Library has served the people of Berkeley since 1893, and looks forward to providing many more years of community service. The Library is one of the most heavily used libraries in California, serving the people of Berkeley. &nbsp... more
Berkeley Public Library is proud to serve the Southern Berkeley area of town.    more
Berkeley Public Library is proud to serve the West Berkeley neighborhood. more
Black Oak Books offers an eclectic and intriguing selection of new, used and antiquarian books. Browsers will find a wide selection of literature, cookbooks, and science, art, photography and history tomes, including many signed first editions and ou... more
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Books Inc.'s origin dates back to the Gold Rush Days of 1851 when Anton Roman struck it rich in Shasta City, California and set himself up in business selling books. That small bookstore was moved, bought, sold, burned and rebuilt. It finally became... more
Alameda's Park Street restoration is home for Books Inc's store, serving as a complete general interest bookstore with weekly author events. more
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The California Genealogical Society and Library is a non-profit, all-volunteer organization that seeks to aid, educate and encourage research in family history. CGS was founded February 12, 1898 in San Francisco, and is presently located in Oakland,... more
The 101-year-old California Writers Club (CWC) hosts a number of programs and events throughout the state. The CWC, Berkeley Branch, is the founding branch.  It offers meetings, critique/Support groups, and special events in... more
A most radical brick and mortar comic book store!  Cape & Cowl Comics is your comic book store in downtown Oakland. Located in Downtown Oakland, near Frank Ogawa Plaza and the 19th street BART station. more
The Casa Peralta is the City of San Leandro's historic house museum. Three descendants of the original land grant of Rancho San Antonio (ranging from the San Leandro Creek to the current-day City of El Cerrito) lived in the Casa. The home was remodel... more
Chapter 510 & the Dept. of Make Believe is Oakland's only youth writing center fronted by the world's only magical bureaucracy. We provide free in-school tutoring, creative writing workshops, and publishing opportunities for K-12 students in Oak... more
Founded by Fred and Pat Cody, Cody's Books opened in 1956 in a tiny Berkeley storefront with an investment of $5,000. Cody's moved to its flagship Telegraph Avenue location in 1965; that store was expanded significantly in 1986, with the addition of... more
The best comic book store in the bay. Also your source for Manga, Comic related clothing and toys, art books, adult comix, zines, underground publications and a few other oddities. more
In keeping with the City's vision of “Families First”, the Concord Library has a large collection of children's and teen materials, including books, magazines, DVDs, CDs and more. For adults, the Concord Library has special collections of... more
Dark Carnival specializes in science fiction, fantasy, and mystery books! We have a huge selection, a knowledgeable staff, and plenty of random plastic stuff to round out your bookstore experience! more
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Comics, board games and more since 1988. Since 1988 we've been serving the North Oakland community weekly doses of comic books and board games. Stop by to enjoy our amazing selection of comics and graphic novels from every genre imaginable, staff... more
The library is a great resource for the Dublin community.   You can check out books, e-books, do homework, get some advice on how to research a problem and attend informative events. more
We are a high-quality independent neighborhood bookstores celebrating a California urban aesthetic and a cosmopolitan gathering point for those who love good writing. We used to be DIESEL, A Bookstore. Now, as East Bay Booksellers, we continue t... more
Make space in your life for what really matters: passion, beauty, finding some way to articulate the whole terrible, amazing journey of life on earth. "We must insist while there is still time." — Jack Gilbert. Take your poetry to the next leve... more
Field Books focuses on Eastern philosophy, the occult, health, and healing books. They have an incredibly wide selection of new and used books and they (selectively) buy books. more
The Irish Literary & Historical Society (ILHS) of the San Francisco Bay Area provides an open, nonsectarian, and nonpolitical forum for the presentation and discussion of Irish and Irish-American culture.  The ILHS holds monthly meetings at... more
Welcome to the John F. Kennedy Library.   Meeting Room The Joseph Room is equipped with a baby grand piano, data drop, and tables and chairs for meeting use. Reservations are taken six months in advance but no more than six times a year. It i... more
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A visionary construct of education, collaboration and community, the Lafayette Library and Learning Center (LLLC), home of the Glenn Seaborg Learning Consortium, is a place where all generations can gather for enriched intellectual and cultural exper... more
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LAKESHORE WRITERS offers Creative Writing Workshops designed to motivate, inspire and support writers in all genres. Workshops and classes are offered throughout the year -- Spring, Summer, Winter and Fall -- in eight week sessions. Manuscript... more
In downtown Oakland, four times the size of the original store, Laurel Book Store is a great community resource with a children's room, an event space, and even have a breakroom for the staff!   more
Western Wear, Ordenes Especiales.  Botas Vaqureas Originales y Imitaciones.   Trajes, Camisas, Cinturones, Botas de Trabaja y Boas Vaqueras y Botines. more
LIMINAL is a VERY affordable platform for FEMINIST & WOMANIST WRITERS to WRITE, MAKE MONEY off of their writing and GAIN ACCESS TO A LIKE-MINDED COMMUNITY. LIMINAL provides opportunities for writers to: -teach writing workshops and develop a cl... more
The Livermore Public Library encourages the development of a lifelong interest in reading and learning by youth and adults, provides materials and services of popular interest, supports the educational needs of the community, furnishes timely, accura... more
Although no business could ever "take over" for the iconic Cody's Bookstore, Mad Monk is a wonderful resource for book and music lovers.   Mad Monk provides the market to purchase and trade in new and used books and records!  more
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Named after the famous civil rights leader, this bookstore is dedicated to the education, history, and future of African Americans. The store features children's books, for storytelling and educational books used in school, and also literary books th... more