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Last Bookstore

453 S Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
+12134880599 http://lastbookstorela.com/

October 2018

Discussion: “Fierce Feminism: Women in the 21st Century” with Robyn McGee

October 24 @ 6:30 pm
Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
Free

#Fierce Feminism: Women in the 21st Century, an Interdisciplinary Approach, edited by Robyn McGee, is a collection of fresh and vibrant stories written by Millennials, Gen Xers, and others who experience life at the intersection of race, class and gender. Genre: Nonfiction

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Book Signing: “Him” by Pierre Alex Jeanty

October 25 @ 7:30 pm
Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
Free

The Last Bookstore is excited to host a book-signing for author and love expert Pierre Alex Jeanty, author of Her, Him and Her Vol. 2. Pierre has written 8 books and is excited to share Him, his latest body of work. Join us on October 25th at 7:30pm as Pierre will be signing copies of his latest book, reading excerpts from the book and more. Genre: Poetry

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Discussion and Book Signing: Dylan Thuras, “The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid”

October 26 @ 7:00 pm
Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
Free

The Last Bookstore is pleased to present a family friendly evening event with Dylan Thuras for his new book The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid. Join us to learn more about obscure places around the world, Los Angeles’ hidden gems, and more. Genre: Travel and Nature

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Book Club: “The Thing in the Labyrinth” – Horror Book Club with Kathryn E. McGee

October 28 @ 9:30 pm
Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
Purchase Required

If you really had to stay after hours in this building, you’d want to do it with well-trained horror aficionados. Here’s your chance. Kathryn E. McGee leads us through the latest & best horror fiction, and she’s packed the club with stalwart colleagues. You’ll be about as safe as you could ever be here. Genre: Mystery | Crime | Horror | Thriller

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Discussion: Ben Barnz in conversation with Jodie Foster for “We: An Adoption and A Memoir”

October 29 @ 7:00 pm
Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
Free

Centering on the story of Ben Barnz and his husband adopting a child, WE alternates between legal suspense story and memoir, examining shifting gender roles in parenting and modern notions of family-construction. The book interweaves Barnz’s path to parenthood beginning with his closeted youth in 1980’s New York, a time when it was statistically more likely he would die from AIDS than become a father. WE delves into the complicated relationships that arise between birthparents and adoptive parents, between birthmothers…

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Discussion: “The New Business of Acting: How to Build a Career in a Changing Landscape – The Next Edition” with Brad Lemack

October 30 @ 7:30 pm
Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
Free

The Last Bookstore is thrilled to welcome to our store for the first time talent manager, educator, and author Brad Lemack, who will talk about his new, third book for actors. The New Business of Acting: The Next Edition is a must-read for anyone seeking a professional acting career and for the already-established actor whose career could benefit from a tune-up and rebranding. Genre: Healing | Self-Help | Motivational

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November 2018

Discussion: “Exiled: From the Killing Fields of Cambodia to California and Back” with Katya Cengel and San Croucher

November 1 @ 7:30 pm
Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
Free

Exiled traces the story of violence through three generations of Cambodian-Americans by profiling a handful of families. It begins with the grandparents, the elderly who will soon be too old to tell their stories of survival. The violence they endured is recognized as the most brutal, a genocide that killed an estimated 20 percent of the Cambodian population. In Cambodia, the criminals have never fully been brought to justice and the victims remain largely silent. The silence is the same…

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Discussion: “Vegan Christmas” by Gaz Oakley

November 6 @ 7:30 pm
Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013 United States
Free

Please join us as we present YouTube vegan cooking phenomenon the Avant-garde Vegan (Gaz Oakley), who will share with us recipes, tips, and tricks from his new book Vegan Christmas, that will ensure everyone enjoys spectacular food throughout the festive season! Genre: Cooking

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