Literary Events in Los Angeles for the Week of June 17, 2019

Issue 143

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TUESDAY


The Good Immigrant: An Evening of Storytelling

Join contributors Nicole Dennis-Benn (whose sophomore novel, Patsy, debuts this June); Jade Chang (The Wangs vs. The World); and Dani Fernandez (Ralph Breaks the Internet, “Nerdificent”) for readings and conversation in honor of Immigrant Heritage Month and to consider how Angelenos fit into the national conversation on American identity.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
6pm
Grand Park
200 N Grand Avenue,
Performance Lawn (between Grand Avenue and Hill Streets)
Los Angeles, CA

WEDNESDAY


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Ocean Vuong reads from his debut novel On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous with Jade Change

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Pedram Navab presents his new novel This Will Destroy You

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019
7:30pm
The Last Bookstore
453 South Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013

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BA Shapiro discusses and signs The Collector’s Apprentice

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101

THURSDAY


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Mona Awad reads from her new novel Bunny with Anna Joy Springer

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Thursday, June 20, 2019
7:00pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004


FRIDAY


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Mona Awad reads from her new novel Bunny with Anna Joy Springer

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Friday, June 21, 2019
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Skylight Books Presents Raphael Bob-Waksberg With His New Book Someone Who Will Love You In All Your Damaged Glory

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Friday, June 21, 2019
8:00pm ~ $15-$45
Typewriter Dynasty at the Hayworth
2511 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90057

SATURDAY


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Two Book Launches – Two Fantasy Authors

Luke Tarzian & Nicole Mainardi
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Saturday, June 22, 2019
5:00pm
Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse
1010 Foothill Boulevard
La Cañada Flintridge, CA

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Author James S. Murray presents The Brink: An Awakened Novel

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Saturday, June 22, 2019
2pm
B&N at The Grove
189 The Grove Drive
Los Angeles, CA

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