Bay Area Book Events: Kepler's

Happy Labor Day! and I hope that everyone is having a safe and happy holiday.

Today I am showcasing Kepler's book store as part of my quest to promote all Indie book store YA events in the SF Bay Area.

Kepler's is my favorite book store because it has an impressive collection of books and it even has a sequestered area especially created for book events. I always enjoy spending time there and the staff is really helpful especially Angela, whom is the YA events coordinator. She has a plethora of knowledge and a passion for this genre unlike anyone I know. Next time you attend an event make sure to say hello and tell her how much you enjoy these events. A great place to get to know more about what she reads and enjoys is Kepler's Teen blog: THE BOOK BIND

In the next coming weeks and especially in the month of October, Kepler's is going to have a deluge of amazing YA authors. It goes without saying that I am very excited about this fall line up of amazement and want to share it with everyone.


Youth Event: Cinda Williams Chima
Thursday, September 22, 7:00 p.m
Menlo Park Library, 800 Alma St., Menlo Park

Youth Event: Scott Westerfeld
Wednesday, September 28, 7:00 p.m.

Youth Event: Heather Brewer
Tuesday, October 4, 7:00 p.m.

Teen Event: Becca Fitzpatrick and Michelle Hodkin
Sunday, October 9, 3:00 p.m

Youth Event: James Dashner
Friday, October 14, 7:00 p.m.

Youth Event: Brian Selznick
Thursday, October 27, 7:00 p.m.

Youth Event: Tamora Pierce
Friday, October 28, 7:00 p.m.

Kepler's Books
1010 El Camino Real
Menlo Park, CA 94025

Store Hours:
Mon - Thurs: 9 am to 9 pm
Fri & Sat: 9 am to 10 pm
Sunday: 10 am to 6 pm

2 comments on "Bay Area Book Events: Kepler's"

Mary wrote: September 5, 2011 at 7:48 AM

Wow! That's amazing -- some great events. Wish I lived closer. We don't have events like that in SC, unfortunately.
Mary @BookSwarm

Reverie wrote: September 5, 2011 at 8:07 PM

I am SO SO jealous of your lineup! But you already knew that! but DUDE! TAmora Pierce? no way!

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Upcoming YA Bay Area Book Events

I have compiled all the SF, bay area YA events in this section. If you know of any events that I have failed to post, please let me know. Also, please keep in mind that some events may change and it is always best to verify any event prior to attendance.


Books Inc. Opera Plaza
Sunday, November 15 @ 5pm
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Hello, fellow readers! Look at the upcoming events in our marvelous SF Bay Area for next year. There are some events that are coming out that I cannot post about yet, but believe me when I tell you they are made of awesome.

Kepler's in Menlo Park
Friday, January 15 @ 7pm

Hicklebee's in San Jose
Saturday, January 16 time TBD

Books INC. in San Francisco
Monday, January 18



Boderlands in San Francisco
Saturday, February 28 TBD



Kepler's in Menlo Park
Sunday, March 6 @ 2pm

...and lots more events are coming. I am so excited but cannot share them yet :) Stay Tuned!!

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