I guess the lede from Friday night's Los Angeles Times Book Prize ceremony is that Jennifer Egan and "A Visit From the Goon Squad" won in fiction over Jonathan Franzen's "Freedom."
LA Observed archive
for April 2011
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Giant floating duckyThe big rubber duck was the most photographed thing about the tall ships festival recently held in San Pedro. Photo: Mayor Eric Garcetti.
City of LA historical photosMen on a storm drain project near the Baldwin Hills in the Depression. More images from newly digitized collection
Napa quake lessonsAt last we know who woke up early — and who stayed up. More