Literary Events in Los Angeles for the Week of February 10, 2020


Exciting News, LitWeekLA Readers!

Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.orgYour LitWeekLA editor, April Dávila, is at long last joining the ranks of published authors. Mark your calendars and come on out to celebrate her debut novel, “142 Ostriches,” at one of the three local events happening at the end of the month:
Tuesday, February 25 – Launch Party in South Pasadena
Wednesday, February 26 – West Side at DIESEL with Mark Sarvas
Thursday, February 27 – East Side at Skylight with Amy Meyerson
Check her website for further details.

TUESDAY


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Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed in conversation about their new book Yes No Maybe So

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020
7pm
The Ripped Bodice
Main Street
Culver City

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Gigi Levangie discusses and signs Been There, Married That

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020
6:30pm
DIESEL, A Bookstore
225 26th St
Santa Monica, CA 90402

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NBF Presents: Family Matters with Sarah M. Broom and Natasha Trethewey

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020
6pm
Balch Auditorium, Scripps College
1030 N Columbia Ave,
Claremont, CA

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Crissy Van Meter reads from her debut novel Creatures with Edan Lepucki

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Andrew McConnell Stott in conversation with Jeremy Rabb

Thursday, February 20, 2020
7 – 9 pm
At a Noise Within Theatre
Join Open Book for an entertaining look at the very first Shakespeare festival in 1769. Mingle at a pre-event, hosted happy hour, take in an animated discussion between Andrew McConnell as he discusses his book What Blest Genius! with Jeremy Rabb, and conclude with a book signing and dessert reception. Learn more about Open Book.

WEDNESDAY


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NBF Presents: Erika L. Sánchez and Kali Fajardo-Anstine

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020
7:30pm
Mark Taper Auditorium-Central Library
630 W 5th St,
Los Angeles, CA 90071

THURSDAY


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Billy Mernit discusses and signs Writing the Romantic Comedy

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Thursday, February 13, 2020
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Ceremonials with Katherine Coldiron

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Thursday, February 13, 2020
7:30pm
The Last Bookstore
453 S Spring St
Los Angeles, CA 90013

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Amina Cain reads from her new novel Indelicacy with Adam Novy

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Thursday, February 13, 2020
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


FRIDAY


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Valentine’s Day Best Women’s Erotica Los Angeles reading

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Join editor Rachel Kramer Bussel and contributors Joanna Angel, Lauren Emily, CD Reiss, Jayne Renault and Sabrina Sol for a Best Women’s Erotica of the Year, Volume 5 reading and book signing. Lube and sex toy giveaways by sponsors überlube and Le Wand. Open to the public.
Friday February 14, 2020
7:30 PM
Skylight Books
1818 N. Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027

SATURDAY


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R.O. Kwon and Maureen Corrigan in Conversation

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Saturday, February 15, 2020
3:30pm
Balch Auditorium, Scripps College
1030 N Columbia Ave,
Claremont, CA

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David Putnam discusses and signs The Heartless, Bruno Johnson Mystery #7

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Saturday, February 15, 2020
2pm
Mystery Ink
8907 Warner Ave. #133
Huntington Beach, CA 92647