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January 2020

Discussion and Book Signing | The Wig Diaries by Mary Ladd

January 30 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94114 United States
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The Wig Diaries is Mary Ladd’s debut cancer book that boasts a disrespectful edge. Delivered with bold gallows humor, it intimately addresses the gravity of cancer and invites the reader to bear witness to both the horror and the joke(s).…

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Bookworms | The Memory Keeper by Jennifer Camiccia

January 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94114 United States
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Middle Readers! Join our Bookworms Book Club every month for author readings, pizza, and other fun activities! Our first featured author of 2020 is Jennifer Camiccia and her middle-grade novel The Memory Keeper, which is about Lulu Carter, a girl…

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February 2020

Odd Mondays Reading Series | Au, Felicelli, & Flynn-Goodlett

February 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94114 United States
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Odd Mondays is a monthly literary series that meets at Folio Books. This month, authors Nancy Au (Spider Love Song), Anita Felicelli (Chimerica), and Luiza Flynn-Goodlett (Harm's Way and Twice Shy) will read from their works. Books will be available…

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Reading and Book Signing | Cold Country by Russell Rowland and Broad Strokes by Bridget Quinn

February 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94114 United States
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We're pleased to present two authors with roots in Big Sky Country, Russell Rowland and Bridget Quinn. With familiar mastery, Rowland, the author of In Open Spaces and Fifty-Six Counties, returns to rural Montana in his latest novel, Cold Country,…

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Discussion and Book Signing | MacArthur’s Air Force: American Airpower over the Pacific and the Far East, 1941–51 by Bill Yenne

February 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94114 United States
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General Douglas MacArthur is one of the towering figures of World War II, and indeed of the twentieth century, but his leadership of one of the most powerful air forces in the world is often overlooked. This new history by…

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Bookworms | The First Dinosaur: How Science Solved the Greatest Mystery on Earth by Ian Lendler

February 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94114 United States
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Middle Readers! Join our Bookworms Book Club every month for author readings, pizza, and other fun activities! In February, we welcome Bay Area author Ian Lendler, who has written a fun, engaging nonfiction book with colorful illustrations about dinosaurs and…

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March 2020

CANCELED | Noe Valley Word Week + Odd Mondays Events

March 9 - March 20
Folio Books, 3957 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94114 United States
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Last Friday the San Francisco Department of Public Health issued new guidelines in the wake of the COVID-19 situation, specifically with recommendations for public gatherings and the activities of those in “vulnerable populations” (which includes anyone over 60). You can read…

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CANCELED Bookworms | Hilo #6: All the Pieces Fit by Judd Winick

March 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94114 United States
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Middle Readers! We are so sorry to have to cancel this month's Bookworms meeting with Judd Winick. Last Friday the San Francisco Department of Public Health issued new guidelines in the wake of the COVID-19 situation, specifically with recommendations for public gatherings…

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April 2020

VIRTUAL Bookworms | The Lonely Heart of Maybelle Lane by Kate O’Shaughnessy

April 24 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Middle Readers! Join our Bookworms Book Club every third Friday of the month for author readings, pizza (or whatever you want to munch on at home), and other fun activities! Join us April 24 at 5:00 PM (note the earlier start time) for…

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POSTPONED Launch Party | Urban Playground: What Kids Say About Living in San Francisco by Katie Burke

April 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Folio Books, 3957 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94114 United States
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Note that this event has been postponed until further notice due to concerns for the health and well-being of our staff and customers. Thank you for your understanding, and please check back for a rescheduled date. In Urban Playground: What…

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