New Releases: April

Midnight Alley By Miles Corwin (Oceanview Publishing, 304 pages, $26) Mercy! This high-octane thriller captures the whorl of L.A. and leaves the reader wanting more. When two men are...
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They Held on Through the Pandemic, and Now L.A.’s Black-Owned Bookstores Are Thriving

As people across the country seek out antiracist literature, bookstores like Reparations Club, Eso Won Books, and Malik Books are seeing a huge spike in business

Exclusive Excerpt: Mikel Jollett’s Surreal Escape from a Drug Rehab-Turned-Cult

In an exclusive excerpt from the Airborne Toxic Event lead singer's highly anticipated memoir, 'Hollywood Park,' two little boys break free