Ben Mezrich (“Sex on the Moon”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . Marjorie Garber (“Loaded Words”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store.
Jennifer Weiner (“The Next Best Thing”) reads at 6 p.m. at the Boston Public Library, Copley . . . Gina Apostol (“Gun Dealers’ Daughter”) and Pagan Kennedy (“The First Man-Made Man”) read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books . . . Carissa Halston (“The Mere Weight of Words”) and Jill McDonough (“Habeas Corpus”) read at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . Tim Chamberlain (“Our Valued Customers: Conversations From the Comic Book Store”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop.
Gerald Elia (“Death and Transfiguration”) reads at 6 p.m. at Stellina Restaurant, 47 Main St., Watertown . . . G. Willow Wilson (“Alif the Unseen”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Daniel Silva (“The Fallen Angel”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . Liz Benedict (“Making Sense of the College Application Essay Maze”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books.
Marisa McClellan (“Food in Jars”) reads at 6 p.m. at Tags Hardware, Porter Square . . . Colson Whitehead (“Zone One”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Daniel Smith (“Monkey Mind: A Memoir of Anxiety”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . Colin Channer (“Kingston Noir”), Joe Meno (“Office Girl”), and Christopher Boucher (“How to Keep Your Volkswagen Alive”) read at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books.
Alice Boatwright (“Collateral Damage”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books.
Elaine and Karin Tammi (“Scallops: A New England Coastal Cookbook”) read at noon at Westwinds Bookshop, 35 Depot St., Duxbury . . . Artie Bennett (“Poopendous!”) reads at 1 p.m. at the New England Mobile Book Fair, 82-84 Needham St., Newton Highlands . . . Chris Bohjalian (“The Sandcastle Girls”) reads at 2 p.m. at the Boston-Kermesse Armenian Street Fair, 47 Nichols Ave., Watertown.