Category: Los Angeles

New Los Angeles Edition Now Available!

Brand new, updated for 2014! First Books, publisher of the bestselling Newcomer’s Handbook® relocation series, is excited to announce publication of the sixth edition of the Newcomer’s Handbook® for Moving to and Living in Los Angeles: Including Santa Monica, Pasadena, Orange County, and the San Fernando Valley. This 398-page volume will quickly orient newcomers to […]

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Musicians and Their Hometowns

Do you know of any great musicians from your hometown? Newcomer’s Handbooks can name a few, and we want to share them with you! CeeLo Green (born Thomas DeCarlo Calloway) reigns from Atlanta, GA. The five-time Grammy winner is best known for his song “Forget You,” released in 2010. After being a judge on The […]

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Bookstores to Visit

On July 24, 2014 CNN released their list of World’s Coolest Bookstores, and we can confirm the coolness of five that are located in cities we know well from our handbooks. To start, The Last Bookstore in Los Angeles started as an online store but is now located in an old bank, vaults included. On […]

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