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Bookstore Partners

Adobe Books Alley Cat Books
Bird and Beckett Books & Records The Bindery
Book Passage, Corte Madera Book Passage, Ferry Building
Books Inc., Opera Plaza  Borderlands Books 
City Lights Booksellers and Publishers Dog Eared Books/Castro
Green Arcade Napa Bookmine
Mission: Comics & Art SFPL Reader's Bookstore

Community Partners

826 Valencia Alamo Drafthouse Cinema – New Mission
American Bookbinders Museum The Beat Museum
Berkeleyside Book Club of California
California College of the Arts California Humanities
California State Parks Castro/Upper Market Community Benefit District
Center for the Art of Translation The Chapel  
Consulate General of France in SF Contemporary Jewish Museum
Cultural Services of the Consulate General of France Delancy Street Restaurant
Doc's Lab Elbo Room
Foundation Center Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse
Goethe-Institut  in San Francisco Goodreads
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy Heyday Books
Hotel Council of San Francisco Hotel Rex
Jewish Community Center of San Francisco Kearny Street Workshop
Koret Auditorium at the San Francisco Public Library Lafayette Library and Learning Center
Latin American Club The Marker Hotel
Mechanics’ Institute Library Make-Out Room
Marin Independent Journal Marin Poetry Center
Mill Valley Library Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
Museum of the African Diaspora Moleskine San Francisco Store
NaNoWriMo Nature in the City
Noise Pop Not Your Mother's Book ClubTM
Oakland Book Festival Oakland Public Library
The Octopus Literary Salon Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at U.C. Berkeley
Paxton Gate Poets & Writers
Porchlight Storytelling Quiet Lightning
RADAR Productions Radio Silence
SF Travel San Francisco Center for the Book
San Francisco International Film Festival San Francisco Public Library
San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center SFJAZZ
SF Shakespeare Festival Sketchfest
Sports Basement Stanford Humanitites
Swedish American Hall Tenderloin Museum
THERE Reading Series Transit Books
Verdi Club Vesuvio Cafe
Winchester Mystery House The Women's Building
Wine and Spirits Magazine Women's National Book Association
Word for Word The Writing Pad
Writing Salon Write on Mamas
Yerba Buena Gardens Festival Z Space