October 19, 2022

Ralph Macchio on the ‘Karate Kid’/‘Cobra Kai’ Miyagiverse

Franchise star becomes its unofficial historian in new book ‘Waxing On’


October 19, 2022

Bettina Aptheker Lets Queer Radicals Out of the Closet

UCSC icon looks at homophobia on the American left in her new book ‘Communists in Closets’
September 29, 2022

Paola Bruni’s and Jory Post’s Poetry Collection will be Celebrated September 30

Bruni and Paul Skenazy will read from ‘how do you spell the sound of crickets’ during Bookshop Santa Cruz’s special Zoom Forward! reading series
September 26, 2022

Lynn Guenther’s Passion for Teaching Inspired ‘Light of the Bay’

New book explores history through the eyes of local legend Laura Hecox
September 21, 2022

Randall Munroe Talks About the Crazy Science of ‘What If 2’

The ‘New York Times’ bestselling author is known for answering silly questions using serious research
September 7, 2022

Javier Zamora’s Memoir ‘Solito’ is Unforgettable and Timeless

The acclaimed Salvadoran poet recounts the nine weeks he endured as a 9-year-old boy who just wanted to be reunited with his parents
August 31, 2022

Farnaz Fatemi Celebrates Debut Book of Poetry ‘Sister Tongue’

The Santa Cruz poet’s exploration of self-identity delves deep beyond her Iranian heritage
August 3, 2022

Leslie Karst Discusses her Latest Mystery Ahead of Bookshop Santa Cruz Reading

‘The Fragrance of Death’ is the fifth book in her popular Sally Solari series
June 29, 2022

The Hive Poetry’s In-person Readings Return to Bookshop Santa Cruz

Authors Amanda Moore and Dion O’Reilly kick off the bi-monthly Hive Live poetry reading series on Tuesday, July 5
June 15, 2022

Santa Cruz Poet Laureate David Sullivan’s ‘Agents of Change’

The all-inclusive amalgamation of the arts showcases a diverse pool of artists working in a vast array of mediums at the Downtown Santa Cruz Library
March 2, 2022

Karen Joy Fowler’s Strange Path to Her New Novel ‘Booth’

How the Santa Cruz author got tangled in the story of John Wilkes Booth and his family.
November 10, 2021

Virtual Lit Event Celebrates Late Great Santa Cruz Writer Jory Post

Post’s ‘Daily Fresh’ features essays he wrote during his last summer
October 20, 2021

Bookshop Santa Cruz Presents Laura Davis’ ‘The Burning Light of Two Stars’ Virtually

The Santa Cruz author’s new memoir focuses on reconciling with her mother
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