A weekly calendar of literary events. 12:54 p.m.
British brain researcher Gina Rippon will read at Harvard Book Store Thursday at 7 p.m. 12:00 a.m.
The author pushes an old classic to the limit. 12:00 a.m.
Naomi Klein’s “On Fire” is a cri de coeur on climate change, and a plan for what to do about it 12:00 a.m.
A list of bestsellers based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the New England Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound. 7:59 p.m.
Is New Yorker writer Malcolm Gladwell a master of the obvious or the king of the counterintuitive? It’s a toss-up in his latest book. 3:40 p.m.
The latest news from around the New England literary scene. 2:09 p.m.
Amitav Ghosh comes to the Brattle Theatre on Wednesday at 6 p.m. 2:06 p.m.