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Photos from Mediabistro Book Club in Los Angeles

mediabistro.com Cocktail Party in L.A.Writers from around the West Coast gathered in Santa Monica last night for our first Mediabistro Book club in California. Writers, aspiring authors and readers mingled beside the pool at the Viceroy Santa Monica Hotel.

Follow this link to see photos from the event–all photos were taken by Bea Lamar. In the photo embedded above, author and typographer Denis Wood posed with his new book, Everything Sings. Below, we’ve posted a picture of Victoria Patterson posing with her book, This Vacant Paradise.

Both of these writer will also appear at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books this weekend. This GalleyCat editor will report on the event all weekend long.

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Mediabistro Book Club: LA Edition

0912_bookclub_150x100.jpgWe are proud to announce the four authors selected for our inaugural West Coast edition of the Mediabistro Book Club on April 27th in Los Angeles.

Follow this link to RSVP. The event will be held at the Viceroy Santa Monica Hotel in Santa Monica, your chance to mingle with great writers and sample tons of free books. This GalleyCat editor will attend, leading a conversation with these four writers…

Denis Wood: Everything Sings: Maps for a Narrative Atlas
Joanne Rocklin: One Day and One Amazing Morning on Orange Street
Victoria Patterson: This Vacant Paradise
Amy Pengra and Judy Gruen: Fits, Starts & Matters of the Heart: 28 True Stories of Love, Loss & Everything In Between