Renée Kurilla (“The Pickwicks’ Picnic”) reads at 10:30 a.m. at Brookline Booksmith
Elias Weiss Friedman (“The Dogist Puppies”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith
Gareth Hinds (“Poe: Stories and Poems: A Graphic Novel Adaptation”) and Ben Loory (“Tales of Falling and Flying”) read at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith ... Andrea Pitzer (“One Long Night: A Global History of Concentration Camps”) reads at Harvard Book Store at 7 p.m.
Peternelle van Arsdale (“The Beast Is an Animal”), M.T. Anderson (“Landscape with Invisible Hand”), Lana Popovic (“Wicked Like a Wildfire”), and Greg Katsoulis (“All Rights Reserved”) read at Brookline Booksmith at 7 p.m.
Daniel Mendelsohn (“An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Epic”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Donna Lucey (”Sargent’s Women: Four Lives Behind the Canvas”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main Street, Concord ... Karl Geary (“Montpelier Parade”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith ... Leila Janah (“Give Work: Reversing Poverty One Job at a Time”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave ... Patti Smith (“Devotion (Why I Write)”) reads at 7:30 p.m. at Back Bay Events Center, 180 Berkeley St. ($30 tickets at http://www.harvard.com/event/patti_smith1/)
Rajani Kanth (“Expiations”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave.Send announcements to firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks before event date. Events are subject to change. A full listing of events is available online at www. bostonglobe.com/arts/books