Chris Abani (“The Secret History of Las Vegas”) and Cristina García (“King of Cuba”) read at 4:30 p.m. at Wellesley College, Newhouse Center for the Humanities, 106 Central St., Wellesley . . . Sarah Lewis (“The Rise”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Scott Helman and Jenna Russell (“Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City’s Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice”) read at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . Gail Caldwell (“New Life No Instructions”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books
Norton Juster (“The Phantom Tollbooth”) talks at 6 p.m. in the Rabb Lecture Hall, Boston Public Library, Copley Square . . . Deborah Feldman (“Exodus”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . Phil Klay (“Redeployment”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Martha Collins (“Day Unto Day”) and Gail Mazur (“Figures in a Landscape”) read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books.
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Leah Hager Cohen (“No Book But the World”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books . . . Carl Hoffmann (“Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller’s Tragic Quest for Primitive Art”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Jacqueline Lapidus, Susan Mahan, Ruth Rothstein, Christine Silverstein, Ellen Steinbaum, and Holly Zeeb (“The Widow’s Handbook: Poetic Reflections on Grief and Survival”) read at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books.
Kristen Weld (“Paper Cadavers: The Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala”) reads at 3 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Teju Cole (“Every Day Is for the Thief”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Thomas Moore (“A Religion of One’s Own”) reads at 7 p.m. at Jabberwocky Bookshop, 50 Water St., Newburyport . . . Terry Kitchen (“Next Big Thing”), Dennis Must (“The World’s Smallest Bible”), and Cynthia Atkins (“In the Event of Full Disclosure”) read at 8 p.m. at Out of the Blue Art Gallery, 106 Prospect St., Cambridge.
Elizabeth Earley (“A Map of Everything”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store.