Literary Events in Los Angeles for the Week of March 2, 2020

Issue 177

For just 25 cents a week you can help me keep the LitWeekLA running and support the literary community in Los Angeles as a whole. Thanks!
Become a Patron!

MONDAY


Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Marianne Dissard discusses and signs Not Me

Buy it on IndieBound
Monday, March 2, 2020
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069

Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Lydia Fitzpatrick, in conversation with Amy Meyerson, discusses and signs Lights All Night Long

Buy it on IndieBound
Monday, March 2, 2020
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101

SPONSOR


Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.orgA renowned week-long annual writers conference attended this year by one guest too many, a writer wannabe whose works have not received the recognition the author expects—one might say demands . . .

“Tense, timely, and terrific!”
-Lee Child, author of the Jack Reacher series

Pre-order for FREE books here!

WEDNESDAY


Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Emily Beyda reads from her debut novel The Body Double with Ivy Pochoda

Buy it on IndieBound
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Jenny Lee discusses Anna K: A Love Story with Jordan Moblo

Buy it on IndieBound
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
7pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004

THURSDAY


Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Lara Prescott presents her book The Secrets We Kept

Buy it on IndieBound
Thursday, March 5, 2020
11:45-1:15
Creveling Lounge (CC Building)
Pasadena City College
1570 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA

Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Lara Prescott discusses her novel The Secrets We Kept

Buy it on IndieBound
Thursday, March 5, 2020
7pm
The Great Hall at Pasadena’s Central Library
285 E. Walnut St.
Pasadena, CA

Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Tom Lutz discusses Born Slippy with Steve Erickson

Buy it on IndieBound
Thursday, March 5, 2020
7pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004


Become a Patron!

SUNDAY


Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Sarah Kozloff discusses and signs The Queen of Raiders

Buy it on IndieBound
Sunday, March 8, 2020
3:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Silvia Moreno-Garcia discusses and signs Untamed Shore

Buy it on IndieBound
Sunday, March 8, 2020
4:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101

Support Independent Bookstores - Visit IndieBound.org

Peter Meech discusses and signs Billy (the Kid)

Buy it on IndieBound
Sunday, March 8, 2020
3:00pm
DIESEL, A Bookstore
225 26th St
Santa Monica, CA 90402

Library Girl Presents: Life’s A Gas, Celebrating 8 Years of Punk Hostage Press

Guest-Curated by Iris Berry. Featuring PHP writers: Jack Grisham, S.A. Griffin, Pleasant Gehman, Iris Berry, Annette Cruz, Annette Zilinskas, Dennis Cruz, Michael Marcus, Razor, Rich Ferguson, Richard Modiano, Susan Hayden + William S. Hayes. Bianca Smith + Blaise Smith pay tribute to Yvonne de la Vega.
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Party 6pm, Reading at 7pm ~ $15 includes Dinner + Dessert
Ruskin Group Theatre
3000 Airport Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90405

The New Short Fiction Series presents: Ocean Park and Other Neighborhoods by Lisa Alvarez

Sunday, March 8, 2020
7:00pm ~ $15
The Federal
5303 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601

Happy Birthday to The Ripped Bodice

Sunday, March 8, 2020
11am (first 100 customers get a free goodie bag)
The Ripped Bodice
Main Street
Culver City, CA