BARBARA’S BOOK

Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Wrestling with God: Stories of Doubt and Faith" book cover with photo of author Barbara Falconer Newhall

"Any seeker of any faith will be blessed to read the words of this fine author and observer."

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Institute of Mosaic Art — A Berkeley Spin on an Ancient Art

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The Institute of Mosaic Art left its creative mark on facades all over Oakland's Jingletown neighborhood before moving last … [Read more...]

Amazing Places: A Walk Around Oakland’s Jingletown

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Is Oakland the next Brooklyn? Lots of people are saying so. … [Read more...]

Oakland’s Jingletown: Arts, Crafts, Cool Kitsch — And Cookies

By Barbara Falconer Newhall It was a lovely afternoon for wandering in and out of artists' studios in Oakland, California's Jingletown neighborhood, … [Read more...]

To the Himalayas and Back — In a Day and Duty Free

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Bay Area residents -- it's not too late to catch this year's Himalayan Fair at Live Oak Park in Berkeley. Today's the second … [Read more...]

How to Grandmother – When the Grandkids Live 2,500 Miles Away

By Barbara Falconer Newhall My friend Nancy is a potter – a world-class ceramist to be exact – and a grandmother. She’s got pots in the Oakland Museum … [Read more...]