L.A. Weekly is determining the best L.A. novel ever by holding a tournament featuring 32 of our favorites in head-to-head matchups, until there's only one novel standing. For further reading:
*Best L.A. Novel Ever: The Tournament Brackets
*Best L.A. Novel Ever: More Matchups
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JGarbeeMr Boston's Then (Left) And NowWith more editions than we can guesstimate, the 75th anniversary edition of Mr. Boston's Official Bartender's Guide arrived on our desk with little fanfare (on our end, at least). After all, the book's signature minimalist layout and no-frills recipes are ... More >>
manzine.comYes, yes, we hate the word "foodie," but we like the idea of the Culinary Historians of Southern California's "Bond Appetit: James Bond, Foodie" event taking place next Saturday, December 11th, at the Downtown Central Library.
With inspiration from the writings of Ian Fleming, aut ... More >>