Read Me, Los Angeles

Read Me, Los Angeles

Exploring L.A.'s Book Culture

by Katie Orphan

Published by: Prospect Park Books

Imprint: Prospect Park Books

224 Pages, 8.50 x 9.00 in, Color and BW photographs/maps throughout

  • Hardcover
  • 9781945551680
  • Published: March 2020


A colorful, lively, and informed celebration of all things bookish in L.A. past and present, including interviews with current L.A. writers; day trips in search of favorite fictional characters, from Marlowe to Weetzie Bat; author quotes galore; curated lists of the must-read L.A. books; a look at where writers have lived and worked in the City of Angels; and insight into the city's book festivals, bookstores, publishers, literacy nonprofits, libraries, and more. Rich with photographs, book images, and vintage maps.