Start: 1:00 pm
Bank of the West Tennis Classic Book Reading Sunday, July 21, 1:00 p.m. Inch and Miles: The Journey to Success by John Wooden, Peanut Louie Harper, et. al. Join us for a book reading of Inch and Miles: The Journey to Success. Reading by Peanut Louie Harper, a former world-ranked professional tennis player who played on the pro tour for 16 years and won 14 national junior tennis titles. Q&A and autograph session with Mallory Burdette, former Stanford Cardinal women's tennis player, currently ranked number 78 in the world, who is competing in the Bank of the West Classic. The book follows two young characters, Inch and Miles, who embark on a journey to discover the Pyramid of Success and learn how to achieve their personal best. The book was written by legendary Coach John Wooden, who illustrates valuable character traits and wisdom through this story. Listen to a pro tennis player read her favorite Pyramid blocks and define her own version of success. This reading is partnered with the 2013 Bank of the West Classic. For more information on the Bank of the West Classic, July 22-28 at Stanford University, visit www.BankoftheWestClassic.com.
Start: 2:00 pm
Sunday, July 21, 2:00 p.m. Angle of Repose by Wallace Earle Stegner A deeply moving novel that, through the prism of one family, illuminates the American present against the fascinating background of our past. Angle of Repose tells the story of Lyman Ward, a retired professor of history and author of books about the Western frontier, who returns to his ancestral home of Grass Valley, California, in the Sierra Nevada. Wheelchair-bound with a crippling bone disease and dependent on others for his every need, Ward is nonetheless embarking on a search of monumental proportions.