Image viaCat Cora is coming to St. Louis."It seems only natural that this increased interest in what we eat and where we eat it would lead to a need for more literature on the subject, which includes new cookbooks, of course, but also includes great food writers, authors who write about how peopl ... More >>
courtesy Random HouseAzar Nafisi, author of the best-selling Reading Lolita in Tehran, will be at Left Bank Books in the Central West End on Thursday, March 18, at 7 p.m. to talk about her latest book Things I've Been Silent About: Memories of a Prodigal Daughter, which just came out in paperback ... More >>
Former president and peanut farmer-turned-diplomat Jimmy Carter will be at the downtown location of Left Bank Books on February 10.Carter will talk about his latest book, We Can Have Peace in the Holy Land: A Plan That Will Work. Appropriate timing for such a book, with its instruction manual-like t ... More >>
Left Bank Books, the venerable Central West End bookstore that recently turned 39 "for the first time," in the words of events coordinator Danielle Borsch, held a grand opening celebration at its new downtown location, 321 North Tenth Street, last night.Ben Brantley, the eleven-year-old son of co-ow ... More >>
The Jersey bad boy still embodies the ambivalence of working class America, even if he's a happily married zillionaire.
What: A signing for David Sedaris' new book, When You Are Engulfed In Flames Where: Left Bank Books, 399 N. Euclid Avenue, in the Central West End Who: David Sedaris, novelist, humor writer, NPR sweetheart and lispy American expatriate, now living in France with his longtime boyfriend. Better than ... More >>