Virtual author readings for Sept. 20-26


Jennifer De Leon (“Don’t Ask Me Where I’m From”) in conversation with Sujeidy Palmer at 6 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith ... Stephen Puleo (“Voyage of Mercy”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at the Swampscott Public Library ... Sharon Salzberg (Real Change: Mindfulness to Heal Ourselves and the World") reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store.


Keila Dawson, Lindsay Metcalf, and Jeanette Bradley (“No Voice Too Small”) read at 6:30 p.m. at An Unlikely Story ... Arvin Ahmadi (“How It All Blew Up”) in conversation with Adam Silvera and Becky Albertalli at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Claudia Rankine (“Just Us: An American Conversation”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store (free, donation, or $35.25 ticket includes book and signed bookplate) ...



Josh Funk (“Lady Pancake and Sir French Toast: Short and Sweet!”) reads at 3 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith ... Becca Pizzi (“Feat on Feet”) in conversation with Joanna Tzouvelis at 6:30 p.m. at Belmont Books ... Jill Filipovic (“OK Boomer, Let’s Talk: How My Generation Got Left Behind”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Allie Brosh (“Solutions and Other Problems”) in conversation with Marc Maron at 8 p.m. presented by Brookline Booksmith


Cathleen Barnhart (“That’s What Friends Do”), Lorien Lawrence (“The Stitchers”), Cat Scully (“Jennifer Strange”), Kayla Noel (“Coo”), and Josh Roberts (“The Witches of Willow Cove”) read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Sheila Williams, James Patrick Kelly, and Suzanne Palmer (“Entanglements: Tomorrow’s Lovers, Families, and Friends”) read at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books ... Ayad Akhtar (“Homeland Elegies”) in conversation with Joshua Ferris at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store



Helen Macdonald (“Vesper Flights”) in conversation with Kathryn Schulz at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books


Sarah S. Brannen (“A Perfect Day”) reads at 11 a.m. at Belmont Books ... Fredrik Logevall (“JFK: Coming of Age in the American Century, 197-1956”) in conversation with Seth Blumenthal at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith

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