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10 books about San Francisco

Pick up one of these featured titles on San Francisco in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on San Francisco. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

Lost Department Stores of San Francisco (Landmarks) by Anne Evers Hitz

Category: History

This book was published last year by The History Press and takes approximately 6.4 hours to read.

Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love by David Talbot

Category: United States

This book was published 8 years ago by Free Press and takes approximately 16.0 hours to read.

111 Places in San Francisco That You Must Not Miss Updated and Revised by Floriana Petersen

Category: Pacific

This book was published 3 years ago by Emons Publishers and takes approximately 8.0 hours to read.

Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco by Gary Kamiya

Category: State & Local

This book was published 7 years ago by Bloomsbury USA and takes approximately 13.3 hours to read.

Lost San Francisco by Dennis Evanosky

Category: Architectural

This book was published 10 years ago by Pavilion and takes approximately 4.8 hours to read.

Bullitt: The Cars and People Behind Steve McQueen by Matt Stone

Category: Performing Arts

This book was published last year by CarTech and takes approximately 6.4 hours to read.

Urban Trails: San Francisco: Coastal Bluffs/ The Presidio/ Hilltop Parks & Stairways by Alexandra Kenin

Category: State & Local

This book was published 5 years ago by Mountaineers Books and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

My Little Golden Book About San Francisco by Toyo Tyler

Category: United States

This book was published this year by Golden Books and takes approximately 0.8 hours to read.

DK Eyewitness San Francisco and the Bay Area (Travel Guide) by DK Eyewitness

Category: State & Local

This book was published 2 years ago by DK Eyewitness Travel and takes approximately 9.1 hours to read.

Fog and Light: San Francisco through the Eyes of the Poets Who Live Here by Diane Frank

Category: Anthologies

This book was published this year by Blue Light Press and takes approximately 7.7 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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