Literary Events in Los Angeles for the week of February 4, 2019

Issue 124

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MONDAY


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Chloe Benjamin, in conversation with Nicole Richie, discusses and signs The Immortalists

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Monday, February 4, 2019
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


TUESDAY


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Johannes Lichtman reads from his debut novel Such Good Work

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027


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Robin LaFevers, with Sarah Enni, discusses and signs Courting Darkness

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101


WEDNESDAY


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Leigh Bardugo is hitting the road in support of her next adventure in the Grishaverse, King of Scars

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019
7:30pm (special fan meet-up: 5:30pm)
Barnes & Noble
The Grove at Farmers Market
Los Angeles, CA 90036


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Nikki Darling reads from her debit novel Fade Into You

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


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Samuel W. Gailey discusses and signs The Guilt We Carry

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


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Ben H. Winters discusses and signs Golden State

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019
6:30pm
DIESEL, A Bookstore
225 26th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90402


THURSDAY


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Jesmyn Ward & Mitchell Jackson in Conversation

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Thursday, February 7, 2019
8:00pm ~ $29-59
UCLA
Center for the Performing Arts


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Group event presenting A People’s Future of the United States: Speculative Fiction from 25 Extraordinary Writers

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Thursday, February 7, 2019
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101



SATURDAY


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Cocktails & Conversation with RACHEL CUSK

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Saturday, February 9, 2019
6pm Sponsors ~ $75
7pm Guests ~ $250
Hosted by Los Angeles Review of Books
A Private Home
Los Angeles, CA 90039


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John August signs Arlo Finch in the Lake of the Moon

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Saturday, February 9, 2019
12:30pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004


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SUNDAY


IWOSC Reads Its Own

IWOSC Reads Its Own is a spellbinding afternoon of eclectic, eccentric, and exemplary works – from poems to true stories to hilarious monologues and beyond, read aloud by distinguished IWOSC scribes. Fifteen of IWOSC’s talented member writers will read short excerpts from their work.
Sunday, February 10, 2019
2:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101


Narratives of the Southwest: Mexican Schools

Join us for the first installment of a groundbreaking quarterly series that combines storytelling, history, and poetry to share narratives about events past and present that continue to shape this country from this region we call home. Mexican Schools featuring poets/educators: Matt Sedillo, Irene Sanchez, Angelina Saenz, and Fernando Salinas, with narration by Sean Arce.
Sunday, February 10, 2019
4pm
Beyond Baroque
681 North Venice Boulevard
Venice, CA 90291


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Lawrence Grobel discusses and signs The Narcissist: Stories

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Sunday, February 10, 2019
3:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


Evelyn Dewolfe reads from her novel Hanadai: The Price of the Flower

Sunday, February 10, 2019
4pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004


Library Girl Presents: I Love You A Thousand Ways

Sunday, February 10, 2019
7pm ~ $10
Ruskin Group Theatre
3000 Airport Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90405


The New Short Fiction Series presents Down Under and other stories by Susan Berman

Sunday, February 10, 2019
7pm ~ $12-15
The Federal Bar
5303 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601


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Meet the Author of The Swan, Banoo Mehr

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Sunday, February 10, 2019
3pm
Gatsby Books
5535 E SPRING ST.
LONG BEACH CA 908