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Recent Blog Posts

Publisher's Weekly Fall Books
Aug 31, 2015

According to the August 28 edition of...

California Drought
Aug 10, 2015

As everyone knows, California is entering its 4th year...

Aug 20, 2015

This installment: magical realism in...

Go Set a watchman book cover
Aug 7, 2015

While neither a sequel nor a completely independent...

Aug 6, 2015

The Corte Madera branch of the Marin County Free...

Featured Blogs

What's in a station name?

The North Pacific Coast Railroad (NPCRR) built a spur line into Mill Valley in 1889 and named it "Eastland" in honor of Joseph Eastland, a former railroad...

Excerpted from an article titled The College, published in the Marin Journal, May 26, 1892:

In 1850 the Sisters of St. Dominic founded St. Catherine’s Academy in...

We recently received an interesting "Wanted" poster issued by Marin County Sheriff W. P. Taylor in early 1903.

In it, Sheriff Taylor offers a reward of $100. for one Chas. Kuser, age 35,...

Well dear reader, the summer is starting to wind down but there's still time for a couple of beach visits and a few tuck-you-in-summer-night-tales.

Here's a perfect set of folktales to...


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