Literary Events in Los Angeles for the week of September 17, 2018

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Issue 107


TUESDAY


Rebecca Serle discusses her new novel The Dinner List with Gabrielle Zevin

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Tuesday, September 18, 2018
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


SPONSOR


Open Book Presents:
Unraveling the Mystery of Sherlock Holmes

Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Enjoy a night of murder and mayhem at the Mountain View Mausoleum with Les Klinger, one of the world’s leading authorities on Sherlock Holmes. First, mingle with other guests at a pre-event, hosted happy hour. Then take in a spirited discussion of everything Holmesian with Les Klinger. Afterwards, join the author for a book signing and dessert reception. It’s the Sherlock Holmes adventure everyone’s dying to get into. For more information visit https://pasadenaliteraryalliance.org/open-book/


WEDNESDAY


Gavin Scott discusses and signs The Age of Exodus

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


Katya Apekina reads from her debut novel The Deeper the Water the Uglier the Fish with Michelle Huneven

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


THURSDAY


KOFA celebrates the release of his novel June Gemini

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Thursday, September 20, 2018
6:30PM – 8:30PM – FREE, but RSVP is required
WeWork Culver City
5792 W Jefferson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90016


Robert Rorke discusses and signs Car Trouble, in conversation with Amy E. Wallen

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Thursday, September 20, 2018
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


Sara Gran reads from her new novel The Infinite Blacktop

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Thursday, September 20, 2018
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


ALOUD presents Tommy Orange in conversation with author and professor Rigoberto González

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Thursday, Sep 20, 2018
7:30pm – SOLD OUT, but there is often standing room
Mark Taper Auditorium
Central Library
630 W. Fifth St.
Los Angeles, CA 90071


Scripps College presents Charles Baxter

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Thursday, September 20, 2018
6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Balch Auditorium
Scripps College 1030 Columbia Ave.
Claremont, CA 91711



FRIDAY


Flintridge Bookstore: An Evening of Literature & Fiction

Featuring three distinct fiction writers Bradley Bazzle, Bryan Hurt, and Mia Alvar, join Red Hen and Flintridge Bookstore on September 21st to hear excerpts from their latest books!
Friday, September 21, 2018
7pm – 8:30pm FREE
Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse
1010 Foothill Blvd,
La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011


Aminder Dhaliwal discusses her new graphic novel Woman World with Nicole Dong

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Friday, September 21, 2018
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


Alex Beard presents The Lying King

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Friday, September 21, 2018
7:00pm
The Last Bookstore
453 S Spring St – Ground Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013


SATURDAY


Karl Ove Knausgaard with Mark Danielewski

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Saturday, September 22, 2018
5:00pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


SUNDAY


ALOUD presents Karl Ove Knausgaard with Tom Lutz

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Sunday, September 23, 2018
5pm
Aratani Theatre
244 San Pedro St
Los Angeles, CA


Grady Hendrix presents We Sold Our Souls LIVE!

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Sunday, September 23, 2018
4:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069


The Nebraska Girl Open Reading

Sunday, September 23, 2018
2pm, Sign ups at 1:45
Beyond Baroque
681 N. Venice Blvd.
Venice, CA 90291