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Barack Obama’s memoir goes on sale next Tuesday, November 17th. We have received our shipment and have them safely under lock and key.
We urge you to buy your cope of A Promised Land from an independent bookseller, if not the Book Den then another bookstore you support. Amazon will get along fine, but mega-seller like this can be an important bump for a local bookstore in a difficult year.
A new book on Santa Barbara by former mayor Sheila Lodge A new book on Santa Barbara by former mayor Sheila Lodge
This book is subtitled, “How Thoughtful Planning Shaped a City.” As such it covers the historical battles over the built environment, including property rights, height limits, architectural review, down-zoning and density.
Book Den Presidents
When the Book Den first opened its doors, Theodore Roosevelt was president.
Twenty presidents later, we are proud to welcome president-elect Joe Biden to the list!
Sponsored by the Martin Luther King Jr.
Committee of Santa Barbara
The prizes will be awarded, and First Prize
Winners will read their essays and poems
during Santa Barbara’s Martin Luther King
Day Weekend of Events, January 18, 2021.
(virtual event TBD)
Entries must be emailed
and received no later than
Monday, November 10, 2020
to the following email addresses based on
your school (only students in these areas listed
below qualify for contest consideration):
Santa Barbara, Goleta, Isla Vista, and Hope Ranch schools
Lillian Pipersburg: firstname.lastname@example.org
Christine Gilbert: email@example.com
Lompoc and Santa Ynez Valley schools
Linda Ryles: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Every week many new books are published. Don’t miss out. These lists of newly-published books are updated every Tuesday.