Author readings around Boston from August 26 to September 1


Verlyn Klinkenborg (“Several Short Sentences About Writing”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith


Theodore W. Grippo (“With Malice Aforethought: The Execution of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti”) reads at 6 p.m. in the Orientation Room, Boston Public Library, Copley Square . . . Anthony D’Aries (“The Language of Men”) and Richard Hoffman, below, (“Emblem”) read at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith


William Martin “The Lincoln Letter” reads at 5:30 p.m. at Stellina Restaurant, 47 Main St., Watertown . . . Judith White (“The Seventh Etching”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith . . . Tess Gerritsen (“Last to Die”) reads at 7 p.m. at Carriage House Violins, 1039 Chestnut St., Newton



Ira Wood (“You’re Married to Her?”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith


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The Brothers Hilts (“The Insomniacs”) read at 4:30 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith

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