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10th Anniversary Author Events

One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary Event With Author Diane Ackerman

Tuesday, October 4 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Encinitas Library

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Join KPBS and your San Diego County Library on World Animal Day for a special One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary event with 2009 featured author, Diane Ackerman, who wrote "The Zookeeper's Wife."

One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary Event With Author Warren St. John

Tuesday, October 11 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

University of San Diego

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Join KPBS and University of San Diego's Copley Library for a special One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary event with 2010 featured author, Warren St. John, who wrote "Outcasts United."

One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary Event With Author lê thi diem thúy

Wednesday, October 19 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

SDSU Love Library

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Join KPBS and San Diego State University's Love Library for a special One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary event with 2011 featured author, lê thi diem thúy, who wrote "The Gangster We Are All Looking For."

One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary Event With Author Zohreh Ghahremani

Thursday, November 3 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

UC San Diego Library, Geisel Library

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Join KPBS and UCSD's Geisel Library for a special One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary event with 2012 featured author, Zohreh Ghahremani, who wrote "Sky of Red Poppies." Copies of the book will be for sale.

One Book, One San Diego Event With Geraldine Brooks In Oceanside

Wednesday, November 16 2016 10:30 a.m. to noon

MiraCosta College Oceanside

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Join KPBS and Oceanside Public Library for a special One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary event with 2013 featured author, Geraldine Brooks, who wrote "Caleb's Crossing."

One Book, One San Diego Event With Geraldine Brooks At PLNU

Wednesday, November 16 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Point Loma Nazarene University

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Join KPBS and PLNU's Ryan Library for a special One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary event with 2013 featured author, Geraldine Brooks, who wrote "Caleb's Crossing." Copies of the book will be for sale.

One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary Event With Author Lysley Tenorio

Thursday, December 1 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Chula Vista Public Library

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Join KPBS and Chula Vista Public Library for a special One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary event with 2014 featured author, Lysley Tenorio, who wrote "Monstress." Copies of the book will be for sale. Registration, which opens ...

Join us for a Book Discussion of "Waiting for Snow in Havana"

Book Club Discussion: 'Waiting For Snow In Havana' (Mira Mesa)

Wednesday, September 28 2016 6:30 p.m.

Scripps Miramar Ranch Library Center

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Join the book club discussion of this year's One Book, One San Diego selection "Waiting for Snow in Havana" — the story of a young boy's journey from Cuba to the U.S. by author Carlos Eire. ...

Book Club Discussion: 'Waiting For Snow In Havana' (Pacific Beach)

Wednesday, October 5 2016 6:30 p.m.

Pacific Beach/Taylor Branch Library

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Join the book club discussion of this year's One Book, One San Diego selection "Waiting for Snow in Havana" — the story of a young boy's journey from Cuba to the U.S. by author Carlos Eire. ...

Book Club Discussion: 'Waiting For Snow In Havana' (Valle de Oro)

Friday, October 7 2016 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Casa de Oro Branch Library

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The Coffee & Conversation Book Club will be discussing this year's One Book, One San Diego selection "Waiting for Snow in Havana" — the story of a young boy's journey from Cuba to the U.S. by author

Book Club Discussion: 'Waiting For Snow In Havana' (Campo)

Tuesday, October 11 2016 11 a.m.

Campo-Morena Village Branch Library

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Join the book club discussion of this year's One Book, One San Diego selection "Waiting for Snow in Havana" — the story of a young boy's journey from Cuba to the U.S. by author Carlos Eire. ...

Book Club Discussion: 'Waiting For Snow In Havana' (University City)

Wednesday, October 12 2016 6 p.m.

North University Community Library

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Join the book club discussion of this year's One Book, One San Diego selection "Waiting for Snow in Havana" — the story of a young boy's journey from Cuba to the U.S. by author Carlos Eire. ...

Book Club Discussion: 'Waiting For Snow In Havana' (Jacumba)

Thursday, October 13 2016 2:30 p.m.

Jacumba Branch Library

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Join the book club discussion of this year's One Book, One San Diego selection "Waiting for Snow in Havana" — the story of a young boy's journey from Cuba to the U.S. by author Carlos Eire. ...

More Community Events Around "Waiting for Snow in Havana"

World Animal Day / One Book One San Diego

Tuesday, October 4 2016 4 p.m.

Encinitas Library

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The San Diego Zoo’s animal ambassador Rich Schwartz will be bringing live animals and telling stories starting at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 4. Snacks and crafts will follow starting at 5 p.m. Then at 6:30 p.m. we ...

Let's Get Cooking, Cuban Style

Saturday, October 8 2016 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Casa de Oro Branch Library

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In honor of this year's One Book, One San Diego selection "Waiting for Snow in Havana" by Carlos Eire, our cooking program will feature Cuban dishes. We'll provide easy instruction and tips in our fun atmosphere ...

The 2016 Selection is Announced!

Latest 'One Book, One San Diego' Selection Revealed

Inspired by the the "custody battle" over Cuban student Elián González, the 2003 memoir by a Yale University professor traces the author's own experiences growing up in Castro's Cuba.

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One Book, One San Diego: FAQs & Selection Criteria

The One Book, One San Diego 10th Anniversary promises to be an exciting program in 2016. This article answers common questions about the program. Contact Clare Pister at cpister@kpbs.org with further questions.