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Greater Boston author readings Aug. 31-Sept. 6


Scott Cheshire (“High as the Horses’ Bridles”) in conversation with Claire Messud at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Timothy Gager (“The Thursday Appointments of Bill Sloan”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books


Ray Daniel (“Terminated”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . George Marshall (“Don’t Even Think About It: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Peter May (“The Lewis Man”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books


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Liza Ketchum (“Out of Left Field”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books . . . Vicki Constantine Croke (“Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Jennie Wood (“A Boy Like Me”) reads at 7 p.m. at Machine, 1256 Boylston St., Boston . . . Jeff Clements (“Corporations Are Not People: Reclaiming Democracy from Big Money and Global Corporations”) reads at 7 p.m. at Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord


Jeffrey T. Schnapp and Matthew Battles (“The Library Beyond the Book”) read at 3 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Dale T. Phillips (“Shadow of the Wendigo”), Nikki Andrews (“Framed”), K.D. Mason (“Killer Run”), Edith Maxwell (“ ’Til Dirt Do Us Part”), Susan Oleksiw (“The Wrath of Shiva”), Dana Owen (“Shotgunned”), and Tempa Pagel (“They Danced by the Light of the Moon”) read at 6 p.m. at Buttonwoods Museum, 240 Water St., Haverhill . . . Marc Abrahams (“This is Improbable Too: Synchronized Cows, Speedy Brain Extractors and More WTF Research”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Dave Power (“The Curve Ahead: Discovering the Path to Unlimited Growth”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop . . . Richard Flanagan (“The Narrow Road to the Deep North”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books


Leigh Perry a.k.a. Toni Kelner (“The Skeleton Takes a Bow”) reads at 1 p.m. at Bestsellers Cafe, 24 High St., Medford . . . Dana Alison Levy (“The Misadventures of the Family Fletcher”), Jen Malone (“At Your Service”), Anna Staniszewski (“The Prank List”), and Jennifer Ann Mann (“Sunny Sweet is So Dead Meat”) read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books

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