All Oakland Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day. All branch libraries, except Eastmont and Brookfield Branch, will also be closed Tuesday, May 29th
Author reading: Yiyun Li
Yiyun Li will read from her latest novel, Kinder than Solitude. Her previous titles have won numerous awards and her new novel has been hailed by critics and author Salman Rushdie, who has said “This is an exceptional novel and Yiyun Li has grown into one of our major novelists.” Copies will be available for sale and signing courtesy of A Great Good Place for Books. FREE.