Literary Events in Los Angeles for the Week of October 21, 2019

Issue 161

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TUESDAY


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Stephanie Jimenez & Angela Morales discuss and sign They Could Have Named Her Anything & Girls in My Town

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069

WEDNESDAY


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Beth Piatote reads from The Beadworkers

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019
7pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004

THURSDAY


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Pasadena Literary Alliance presents an Evening with Ben H. Winters

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Thursday, October 24, 2019
7pm ~ $35-50
Western Justice Center, Maxwell House
55 S Grand Ave,
Pasadena, CA 91105

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Steph Cha discusses Your House Will Pay with Walter Mosley & Rachel Howzel Hall

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Thursday, October 24, 2019
7pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004

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Scripps Presents: A Reading and Conversation with Stephanie Jimenez

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Thursday, October 24, 2019
12:15pm
Hampton Room
Scripps College
1030 Columbia Ave.
Claremont, CA 91711


FRIDAY


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Mimi Lok discusses her debut collection of stories Last of Her Name with Amelia Gray

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Friday, October 25, 2019
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Poet and debut novelist Jim Tilley discusses Against the Wind with poet Ron Koertge

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Friday, October 25, 2019
6:00pm
Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse
1010 Foothill Boulevard
La Cañada Flintridge

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A Conversation with Michael Connelly

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Friday, October 25, 2019
4:45pm
Central Library Pasadena
285 E. Walnut St.
Pasadena, CA

SATURDAY


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Jarett Kobek, in conversation with Ivy Pochoda, discusses and signs Only Americans Burn in Hell

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Saturday, October 26, 2019
4:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069

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SUNDAY


Santa Monica Review celebrates their Fall 2019 Issue

Join Susan LaTempa, Abby Walthausen, Nicolas Bredie, Jamie Campbell, Morgan Read-Davidson, Catherine Sustana, Was Chen, Yxta Maya Murray and Andrew Tonkovich for readings and refreshments.
Sunday, October 27, 2019
5-7pm ~ $10
The Edye, SMC Performing Arts Center
1310 11th Street
Santa Monica

What Books celebrates the publication of four new books

Whole Night Through by L.I. Henley, Decoding Sparrows by Mariano Zaro, Time Crunch by Cathy Colman, and Echo Under Story by Katherine Silver.
Sunday, October 27, 2019
5:00pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Vroman’s Local Author Day introducing Miguel Lopez De Leon, David Alan Arnold, and Karen Rae

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Sunday, October 27, 2019
4:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Author Appearances: Scott Boyer, Florian Louisoder, Lacy Weston

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Sunday, October 27, 2019
5:00pm
Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse
1010 Foothill Boulevard
La Cañada Flintridge

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Wrath of the Undead with Author Eric Moreno

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Sunday, October 27, 2019
3pm
Gatsby Books
5535 E Spring St.
Long Beach, CA 90808

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Orange County Sisters in Crime presents Author Lisa Morton

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Sunday, October 27, 2019
2pm
Irvine Ranch Water District
15500 Sand Canyon Ave.
Irvine, CA 92618