Literary Events in Los Angeles for the week of September 10, 2018

Issue 106


MONDAY


Claudia Dey reads from her new novel Heartbreaker

Buy the book
Monday, September 10, 2018
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


TUESDAY


Book Soup at the Skirball presents Gary Shteyngart reading from Lake Success

Buy the book
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
8:00pm, $28-34
Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N. Sepulveda Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90049


WEDNESDAY


D. Wystan Owen discusses and signs Other People’s Love Affairs: Stories

Buy the book
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


Rebecca Clarren reads from her debut novel Kickdown with Ken Bensinger

Buy the book
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


THURSDAY


Peter Blauner discusses and signs Sunrise Highway

Buy the book
Thursday, September 13, 2018
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


Paula Saunders reads from her debut novel The Distance Home

Buy the book
Thursday, September 13, 2018
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


Book launch event for Seamstress of Ourfa by Victoria Butler-Sloss

Buy the book
Thursday, September 13, 2018
7pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004



FRIDAY


John Carpenter & Anthony Burch present and sign Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack Vol. 1

Buy the book
Friday, September 14, 2018
1:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


Julia Whicker, in conversation with Edan Lepucki, discusses and signs Wonderblood

Buy the book
Friday, September 14, 2018
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101


Gerry Orz reads from Lucky or Not, Here I Come

Buy the book
Friday, September 14, 2018
8:00 pm
Beyond Baroque
681 N. Venice Blvd.
Venice, CA 90291


SATURDAY


Zenobia Neil reads from her new novel The Jinni’s Last Wish

Buy the book
Saturday, September 15, 2018
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


Call Me Anorexic: The Ballad of a Thin Man with Author Ken Capobianco

Buy the book
Saturday, September 15, 2018
3pm
Gatsby Books
5535 E SPRING ST.
LONG BEACH CA 90808


2018 Literary Soul Symposium

The 2018 Literary Soul Symposium is an annual event that promotes and supports the diverse literary efforts of LGBTQ Authors.
Saturday, September 15, 2018
8:30am to 5:00pm
California State University Los Angeles, Student Union
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032


FEATURED EVENT


Cynthia Lim launches her powerful memoir Wherever You Are

Buy the book
Join Cynthia Lim for the launch of her memoir, Wherever You Are. Cynthia Lim thought she had the perfect life: a loving husband, two teenaged sons, and a home, filled with books, music and art. When her husband suffers a debilitating brain injury, a different person emerges. What do we do when our life is changed by one catastrophic event?

Sunday, Sept 16, 2018
3 – 4 pm
Diesel Bookstore
225 26th Street (inside Brentwood Country Mart)
Santa Monica, CA 90402


SUNDAY


Gerry Orz discusses Lucky or Not, Here I Come

Buy the book
Sunday, September 16, 2018
6:30 pm
The Last Bookstore
453 S Spring St – Ground Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013


The New Short Fiction Series presents Lana Turner Slept Here and Other Stories

Sunday, September 16, 2018
Doors open at 6pm, $10-20
The Federal Bar
5303 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601