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Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

Author chronicles Hemingway’s time in Cuba

Robert Wheeler fell in love with Ernest Hemingway in 1986 when he read “The Garden of Eden.” Since then, he has devoured everything the great American author wrote, and turned his encomium for the author into two homages.

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This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, April 15, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan (c) 2017 NPD Group.

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The big one is coming to California, seismologist Lucy Jones says cheerfully

"I'm an inherent optimist," says earthquake expert Lucy Jones. Sitting in her bright, tidy office at Caltech, the world-renowned seismologist does not betray a shred of irony at this admission, despite how surprising it may seem coming from a woman who asserts in no uncertain terms that Southern California is headed for a devastating magnitude 7.5 to 8.2 earthquake – it's only a matter of time, she says.

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Love blooms for Little Free Libraries

Yes, walkers might pass the occasional Little Free Library that's stuffed with junk – old religious tracts, sad coverless paperbacks, Readers Digest Condensed Books from 1957. But those aren't the norm.

The Race to Robie Creek starts its 2018 Odyssey

The Race to Robie Creek began at noon on Saturday at Fort Boise Park. This year's theme was "2018: A Race Odyssey."
Michael Katz