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- February 4, 2011

Book Talk

AUTHOR, AUTHOR ... Kepler's Books at 1010 El Camino Real in Menlo Park hosts free author talks this month, including: Kelli Stanley, "The Curse-Maker: A Mystery" (Sunday, Feb. 6, 2 p.m.); Ellen Hopkins, "Fallout" (Tuesday, Feb. 8, 7 p.m.); Walter Bortz, "Next Medicine: The Science and Civics of Health" (Wednesday, Feb. 9, 7 p.m.); Sarah Blake, "The Postmistress" (Thursday, Feb. 10, 7 p.m.); Marie Lawson Fiala, "Letters from a Distant Shore" (Saturday, Feb. 12, 3 p.m.); Andrew Foster Altschul, "Deus Ex Machina" (Wednesday, Feb. 16, 7 p.m.); Jessica Harper, "The Crabby Cook Cookbook" (Thursday, Feb. 17, 7 p.m.); Siddhartha Mukherjee, "The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer" (Friday, Feb. 18, 7 p.m.); Maxine Hong Kingston, "I Love a Broad Margin to My Life" (Tuesday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m.); Peggy Orenstein, "Cinderella Ate My Daughter: Dispatches from the Front Lines of the New Girlie-Girl Culture" (Thursday, Feb. 24, 7 p.m.); and Stephen Winner, "The Silverado Story: A Memory-Care Culture Where Love Is Greater Than Fear" (Saturday, Feb. 26, 3 p.m.). Information:

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