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A new Santa Barbara souvenir book

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Santa Barbara: A California Coastal Town
by Jane Centofante
& Mike West

A lovely little book – a tour of our city with beautiful illustrations.


Upcoming Events


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Dana Thomas, author of
Gods and Kings:
The Rise and Fall of Alexander McQueen and John Galliano

More than two decades ago, John Galliano and Alexander McQueen arrived on the fashions scene when the business was in an artistic and economic rut. Both wanted to revolutionize fashion in a way no one had in decades. They shook the establishment out of its bourgeois, minimalist stupor with daring, sexy designs. They turned out landmark collections in mesmerizing, theatrical shows that retailers and critics still gush about and designers continue to reference.

Dana Thomas is the author of Deluxe: How Luxury Lost Its Lustre.

2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at the Book Den


Sunday Poets to read at the Book Den

Sunday Poets

Santa Barbara Sunday Poets will read new work on the theme of “Homing”.  Readers include Alison Bailey, Toni Lorien, Susan Chiavelli, Steve Beisner, Marcia Meier, Sojourner Kincaid Rolle, Fran Davis, Katherine Ingram, and host Melinda Palacio.  Join us for an afternoon with some of Santa Barbara’s best poets.

Sunday, April 19, 3 PM at the Book Den




New Children’s Book from local author Lee Wardlaw

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Won Ton and Chopstick
A Cat and Dog Tale Told in Haiku

Won Ton has a happy life with his boy, until…

A new puppy arrives, and nothing will be the same.

The story of how Won ton faces down the enemy is a fresh and funny twist on a familier rivalry. Told entirely in haiku with plenty of catitude – and beautiful illustrations by Eugune Yelchin.