Literary Events in Los Angeles for the week of October 22, 2018

Issue 112

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MONDAY


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Louisa Hall, in conversation with Ivy Pochoda, discusses Trinity

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Monday, October 22, 2018
7pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004


TUESDAY


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Christina Hoag discuss her novel Skin of Tattoos

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018
7pm
Lit Up OC
Bardot Bars and Coffee
662 El Camino Real, Tustin


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Joe Ide dicusses Wrecked, an IQ novel

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018
7pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004


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Diane Leslie’s Book Group with Edan Lepucki discuss Woman No. 17

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018
5:00pm to 7:00pm
DIESEL, A Bookstore
225 26th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90402


Celebrate MEDIA’s latest anthology Suitcase of Chrysanthemums

Featuring contributors and special guests including Daniel Dissinger, Tanya Ko Hong, Richard Loranger, Sophie Malleret, Yan Sham-Shackleton, Christian Georgescu, Doug Knott, and Daniel Yaryan, plus editor Jane Ormerod.
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM PDT
Stories BooksandCafe
1716 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, California 90026


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Some Favorite Writers: Emily Wilson and The Odyssey

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018
7:30pm
HAMMER MUSEUM
10899 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA


WEDNESDAY


Literature for Justice Launch Event

Join the National Book Foundation and the Los Angeles Public Library for the launch of the Literature for Justice program, a three-year initiative by the National Book Foundation to contextualize and humanize mass incarceration through the power of books. Readings by James Kilgore, Ayelet Waldman, Robin Levi and Theresa Martinez, Kalisha Buckhanon, and Antonio Baca.
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
7:00–8:00pm
Los Angeles Public Library
630 W 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA


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Jeff Jackson reads from his new book Destroy All Monsters: The Last Rock Novel with Janet Fitch

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018
7:30
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


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Maura Milan, with Romina Russell & Bree Barton, discusses and signs Ignite the Stars

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101


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Translating The Odyssey with Emily Wilson

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Hampton Room, 2nd Floor, Malott Commons
Scripps College
Claremont, CA


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Neal Shusterman celebrates Dry

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018
7:00pm
The Grove at Farmers Market
189 The Grove Drive Suite K 30
Los Angeles, CA 90036


THURSDAY


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Tammy Lynne Stoner, with Jillian Lauren & Siel Ju, discusses and signs Sugar Land

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Thursday, October 25, 2018
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


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Nancy Boyarsky discusses and signs Liar Liar

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Thursday, October 25, 2018
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101


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Book Launch for California Son by Tim Burgess

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Thursday, October 25, 2018
7:00pm
Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse
1010 Foothill Boulevard
La Cañada Flintridge, CA, 91011


FRIDAY


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Belletrist and The Paris Review present Jeffrey Eugenides, in conversation with Emma Roberts & Karah Preiss, discussing and signing The Virgin Suicides (25th Anniversary Edition)

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Friday, October 26, 2018
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


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Nick Zinner, Zachary Lipez and Stacy Wakefield present their book 131 Different Things

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Friday, October 26, 2018
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


Fairytales & Scarytales: Stories & Songs for Halloween

Friday, October 26, 2018
7:00 PM 8:30 PM
Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse
1010 Foothill Boulevard
La Cañada Flintridge, CA, 91011


SATURDAY


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Markus Zusak celebrates Bridge of Clay

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Saturday October 27, 2018
1:00 PM
The Grove at Farmers Market
189 The Grove Drive Suite K 30
Los Angeles, CA 90036


Halloween Bash at The Ripped Bodice

Saturday, October 27, 2018
7:00-9:00pm ~ $30 includes a magic show, tarot reading and all the pumpkin flavored food and drinks you can eat
The Ripped Bodice
3806 Main St.
Culver City, CA 90232


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SUNDAY


Skylight Anniversary Party!

Back in 1996 Skylight Books was born and every year we get to celebrate with the community that keeps us alive. Come on down and hang out. We’ll have food, fun, and frolic! We’ll have discounts throughout the store! WE’LL HAVE A BRAND NEW TOTE BAG DESIGN!
Sunday, October 28, 2018
12:00pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027