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The Healing: A Memoir of Food, Family, and Yoga SAEEDA HAFIZ
The Healing: A Memoir of Food, Family, and Yoga
Thursday, October 22 at 7 PM

Meet Saeeda Hafiz, a San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) holistic nutrition coordinator and yoga teacher, who will read from her new book. The Healing is Hafiz's powerful story, about a young African-American woman who signs up for lessons in yoga and cooking, and finds herself on a spiritual path of transformation as she faces inner demons fed by the domestic violence, addiction and poverty of her youth.

Featuring Martha Conway, Carole Bumpus & Lisa Alpine
Tuesday, October 29 at 7 PM

Join us for an evening with the Women's National Book Association, featuring WNBA writers reading from their recent works.

Martha Conway will read from her historical novel, Thieving Forest - called "extraordinary" by the Akron Beacon Journal, and "hypnotic" by Kirkus Reviews.

Carole Bumpus is a retired family therapist, food and travel writer, and author of short stories. She will read from her first literary novel, A Cup of Redemption, and its companion book, Recipes for Redemption.

Lisa Alpine will discuss Wild Life: Travel Adventures of a Worldly Woman - Foreword Reviews' INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award Gold Winner, and 1st Place winner of Travel Book 2014 North American Book Awards.

More upcoming events:

The Devil’s Chessboard DAVID TALBOT
The Devil’s Chessboard
Thursday, November 5 at 7 PM

M.F.K. Fisher’s Provence AILEEN AH-TYE
M.F.K. Fisher’s Provence
Monday, November 9 at 7 PM*
*Please note special day

The Three-Year Swim Club JULIE CHECKOWAY
The Three-Year Swim Club
Tuesday, November 10 at 7 PM

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