We're Expanding!

The teams behind Two Sisters Bar and Books and The Booksmith ​are joining forces to helm The Alembic in San Francisco’s historic Haight-Ashbury neighborhood. 

Read all about it.



Coming Up at Booksmith:




Saturday, April 28, All Day Long!

It's 2018 Bookstore Day! Here are all the details.



Thursday, May 3, 7:30PM

Shipwreck presents Ernest "Voice-of-a-Generation" Hemingway's generation-defining classic The Sun Also Rises.



Coming Up at The Bindery:



Wednesday, April 18, 7:30PM

Melissa Stein launches Terrible Blooms, her lush, disturbing second poetry collection.



Thursday, April 19, 7:30PM

War correspondent and award-winning Norwegian jounralist Åsne Seierstad joins us to discuss Two Sisters, a timely story about the civil war in Syria.



Tuesday, April 24, 7:00PM

BOOKSWAP: Trash Reads edition! Bring a book you hate to love.



Wednesday, April 25, 7:30PM

Matthew Rohrer and friends present a dramatic reading of The Others.



Meet San Francisco's Mayoral Candidates

The Bindery has extended invitations to all of SF's mayoral candidates to join us for a meet & greet. Meet Mark Leno on 4/22, Jane Kim on 4/23, and Richie Greenberg on 4/29.




See more upcoming events here.