Christopher Zyda confronts the long-buried and painful memories of his harrowing fifteen-year journey in The Storm: One Voice from the AIDS Generation, a heart-wrenching love story and coming-of-age tale during the early years of the AIDS crisis in Los Angeles.
Jen Atkin, celebrity hairstylist, wildly successful entrepreneur and social media influencer in conversation with Stephanie Shepherd, entrepreneur, environmental advocate, and tastemaker.
Join Jen and Stephanie for a fun, fabulous and inspiring discussion about Jen’s remarkable journey!
For nearly two decades, in the Orange County Register and many syndicated papers, readers have delighted in Marla Jo’s subversive humor, cranky intellect, and huge heart on her journey through broke, single, after-40 motherhood, when she adopted Cheetah Boy and Curly Girl, to her oddball adventures around the globe, to the sublime ridiculousness of life next door. Even while facing a devastating diagnosis, Fisher teaches us that humor is the balm that eases and the very thing that binds us together.
Particulate Matter is the story of a year in Felicia Luna Lemus’s marriage when the world turned upside down. It’s set in Los Angeles, and it’s about love and crisis, loss and grief, the city and the ocean, ancestral ghosts and history haunting. Nature herself seemed to howl.
The Freezer Door records the ebb and flow of desire in daily life. Crossing through loneliness in search of communal pleasure in Seattle, Sycamore exposes the failure and persistence of queer dreams, the hypocritical allure of gay male sexual culture, and the stranglehold of the suburban imagination over city life.
From writer Cazzie David comes a series of acerbic, darkly funny essays about misanthropy, social media, anxiety, relationships, and growing up in a wildly eccentric family.
Customers can pick up their books in person at the drive-thru signing or afterwards at the store. Books will also be available to purchase on-site through the Mel’s Drive-In menu.
*Please note: This drive-thru signing will take place at 6pm on Saturday, November 21, 2020, at Mel’s Drive-In, 8585 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069.