Jodi Picoult and Samantha Van Leer (“Between the Lines”) read at 6 p.m. at the Coolidge Corner Theatre ($5 tickets).
Erin Morgenstern (“The Night Circus”) reads at 5 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . Tom MacDonald (“The Charlestown Connection”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at the East Boston Branch of the BPL, 276 Meridian St. . . . E. J. Dionne (“Our Divided Political Heart: The Battle for the American Idea in an Age of Discontent”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store.
Sapphire (“The Kid”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books.