The Oakland Book Festival is a free one-day whirlwind of readings, panels, conversations and literary events. 2017’s theme is “Equality & Inequality.” This uniquely Oaklandish celebration happens 11am to 6pm, this Sunday, May 21st at City Hall and surrounding venues (events kick off on Saturday night). Check out http://www.oaklandbookfestival.org/ for more details. Here’s a small selection of recent works by some of the over 60 authors appearing at the Festival. Click on the title to read more about it.