Dave Eggers
Planning your trip to Litquake in San Francisco

WHERE TO STAY IN SAN FRANCISCO Hotel Rex, 562 Sutter St.; (888) 717-3564, This literary-themed boutique hotel near Union Square is offering Litquake attendees a 15% discount (book online and use discount code LQSF). Its Library Bar is the perfect spot for a pre- or post-event cocktail. Rates begin at $289 a night, without the discount. OTHER LITERARY ATTRACTIONS City Lights Bookstore, 261 Columbus Ave.; (415) 362-8193, This landmark bookstore (and publishing house) in North Beach was founded in 1953 by Lawrence Ferlinghetti (a former Litquake Barbary Coast Award winner) and was a hangout for Beat Poets. These days, it's a world-class...