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World-famous author has found his writing utopia – outdoors, under a tarp, in Davis

Best-selling science fiction author Kim Stanley Robinson lives and writes in Davis, Calif. His new book is “New York 2140” and imagines a city flooded from climate change.

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This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, June 18, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan (c) 2017 NPD Group.

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Book club members have a novel approach

On a blustery Friday afternoon in late April, a fire warms the spacious Queen Mary Room of the Atria on Roslyn Harbor, N.Y., a senior retirement community. A circle of easy chairs is drawn around a table laden with fruit and cookies.

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Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:

Books

This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, June 11, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by NPD BookScan (c) 2017 NPD Group.

Videos

Meet sci-fi master Kim Stanley Robinson in his Davis writing sanctuary

Acclaimed science-fiction novelist Kim Stanley Robinson of Davis shows readers where he writes daily - outdoors.
Debbie Arrington The Sacramento Bee
Meet sci-fi master Kim Stanley Robinson in his Davis writing sanctuary 0:56

Meet sci-fi master Kim Stanley Robinson in his Davis writing sanctuary

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John A. Farrell explores the life of President Richard Nixon

Catherine Coulter wants to hear from you 1:19

Catherine Coulter wants to hear from you

Bee Book Club: Jeffrey Toobin on the Patty Hearst case 3:43

Bee Book Club: Jeffrey Toobin on the Patty Hearst case