Memoir and Essays

Changing Season: A Father, a Daughter, a Family Farm

by David Mas Masumoto with Nikiko Masumoto

East Eats West: Writing in Two Hemispheres

by Andrew Lam

Enough for All: Foods of My Dry Creek Pomo and Bodega Miwuk People

by Kathleen Rose Smith

The Haas Sisters of Franklin Street: A San Francisco Memoir of Family, Sisterhood, and Love

by Frances Bransten Rothmann

How Do I Begin?: A Hmong American Literary Anthology

by The Hmong American Writers' Circle

Lela Rhoades, Pit River Woman

by Molly Curtis

Literary Industries: Chasing a Vanishing West

by Hubert Howe Bancroft

Making Home from War: Stories of Japanese American Exile and Resettlement

by Brian Komei Dempster

Manzanar to Mount Whitney: The Life and Times of a Lost Hiker

by Hank Umemoto

Morning the Sun Went Down

by Darryl Babe Wilson

The Mountains of California

by John Muir

My First Summer in the Sierra

by John Muir

Rose Hill: An Intermarriage before Its Time

by Carlos E. Cortés

Sam Maloof: 36 Views of a Master Woodworker

by Fred Setterberg

Take Me to the River: Fishing, Swimming, and Dreaming on the San Joaquin

by Joell Hallowell

Walking in Beauty: Growing Up with the Yurok Indians

by Harry K. Roberts

Bad Indians: A Tribal Memoir

by Deborah A. Miranda

Foucault in California: [a True Story, Wherein the Great French Philosopher Drops Acid in the Valley of Death]

by Simeon Wade

Mark Twain's Civil War: The Private History of a Campaign That Failed

by Mark Twain

Mark Twain's San Francisco: Uninhibited Dispatches on "the Livest Heartiest Community on Our Continent" by America's Greatest Writer

by Mark Twain