Book List:7 titles

  • Infamous Mexican muralist Jesús Lázaro comes to San Francisco from Mexico, where he had painted the exteriors of churches despite objections by the Catholic Church and the Mexican government. The artist sees the massive cathedral of Saint Mary of T...


  • “You attacked me a few months ago.”“No, I didn’t”“I’m afraid you did.” Pollard pointed across The High Line to the bench where he had injured his hand. “It was right over there. Don’t you remember?”“No.”“I just…I just wa...


  • The Irish still matter in San Francisco. This book of stories deals with the contemporary relationship of the Irish-Irish and the Irish-Americans in that city. Usually humorous, sometimes painful, other times a combination of the two, that relationsh...



  • Her mother, Alma, had told her about him, how he deserved being hunted down by the soldiers out there in the Yuro Ravine. And so Ofelia had thought quite a bit about Señor Guevara... The world-renowned Che Guevara, who brought Fidel Castro to power ...


  • Dismissed from his job at Saints Peter and Paul Church, altar boy Patrick Pearse is torn between the lure of 1950s bohemian San Francisco, full of beatniks and poetry readings, and the influence of his conservative father. Reprint....