Bookish (30 images)
There's a good bookstore on Vermont Avenue in Los Feliz Village, just east of Hollywood, nestled under Griffith Park – but that makes sense. Raymond Chandler lived here for a time, and so did Will and Ariel Durant, and so did Howard Hughes and Shepard Fairey, oddly enough. So did Marilyn Monroe – she attended kindergarten at Dorris Place Elementary School – and Mickey Mouse was "born" in Los Feliz. Walt Disney drew his version of him in the garage of his uncle's...