Author of new Pelosi tome to sign books in Moraga

Journalist Marc Sandalow, author of “Madam Speaker: Nancy Pelosi’s Life, Times and Rise to Power,” will hold a book-signing on April 17 at Saint Mary’s College Bookstore.

Sandalow, the former Washington, D.C., bureau chief for the San Francisco Chronicle, has written about how Pelosi rose in political influence to become the first woman Speaker of the House of Representatives.

The book-signing will be held from 4-5:30 p.m., at Saint Mary’s Bookstore, 1928 St. Mary’s Road in Moraga.

Lisa Vorderbrueggen