Literary Events in Los Angeles for the week of October 8, 2018

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MONDAY


Deborah Harkness discusses and signs Time’s Convert

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Monday, October 8, 2018
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101


Tillie Walden, in conversation with Jen Wang, presents On A Sunbeam

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Monday, October 8, 2018
7:00pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004


A Reading with Marisa Matarazzo

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Monday, October 8, 2018
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Hampton Room
2nd Floor, Malott Commons
Scripps College, Claremont


TUESDAY


SMR at Annenberg Community Beach House

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
6:30 p.m. ~ Free admission (Parking $3/hour)
Readings by Stephen Cooper, David Ulin, Best American Short Stories winner Steve De Jarnatt, and debut novelist Katya Apekina.
Annenberg Community Beach House
415 Pacific Coast Highway
Santa Monica


Andre Dubus III celebrates his new work Gone So Long

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 East Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101


The Rule of One with Ashley and Leslie Saunders

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018
7:30pm
The Last Bookstore
453 S Spring St – Ground Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013


Book Launch: Static Flux by Natasha Young

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Stories BooksandCafe
1716 W Sunset Blvd,
Los Angeles, California 90026


UCLA presents the Dean’s Distinguished Speaker Series with Alberto Manguel

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018
5-6pm Conversation with the speaker
6-7pm Reception and Book-signing
Northwest Auditorium
UCLA Campus


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SUNDAY


Sherry Thomas signs her latest Lady Sherlock book, The Hollow of Fear

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Sunday, October 14, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Ripped Bodice
Main Street
Culver City


Santa Monica Review Presents their 30th Anniversary Reading!

Celebrate the 30th anniversary edition of Santa Monica Review with readings by founding editor Jim Krusoe (The Sleep Garden) and frequent contributors Vishwas Gaitonde, Dylan Landis (Normal People Don’t Live Like This) and Richard Wirick (Kicking In). Welcome by filmmaker and writer Steve De Jarnatt. Free parking, refreshments.
Sunday, October 14, 2018
5:00pm to 7:00pm ~ $10 includes copy of the magazine
The Edye, SMC Performing Arts Center
1310 11th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401


Lydia Kiesling discusses her debut novel The Golden State with Edan Lepucki

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Sunday, October 14, 2018
5:00pm
Skylight Books
1818 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027


Cherise Wolas discusses and signs The Family Tabor

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Sunday, October 14, 2018
3:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069


Ronald S. Barak discusses and signs The Puppet Master

Sunday, October 14, 2018
3:00pm to 4:00pm
DIESEL, A Bookstore
225 26th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90402


Library Girl Presents: That’s What You Get For Loving Me

Sunday, October 14, 2018
7:15pm
Ruskin Group Theatre
3000 Airport Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90405


The New Short Fiction Series

Sunday, October 14, 2018
7:00pm
The Federal Bar
5303 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood CA 91601


Why There Are Words Los Angeles Presents A Pun Rock Extravaganza

Join host and emcee, Patrick O’Neil and co-host Ashley Perez, along with authors Iris Berry, Michelle Cruz Gonzales, Jack Grisham, Patrick O’Neil, D. H. Peligro, Anna Joy Springer for an unforgettable evening.
Sunday, October 14, 2018
6:30pm
KaffeBaren
1000 South Olive St. (at Olympic Blvd.)
Los Angeles, CA 90015