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Greater Boston author readings Oct. 22-28

Sunday

Margot Livesey (“The Hidden Machinery: Essays on Writing”) reads at 3 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main Street, Concord

Monday

Joe Hill (“Strange Weather”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith ... Claire Messud (“The Burning Girl”) reads at 7 p.m. at Wellesley Books, 82 Central St., Wellesley ($5 tickets at http://store.wellesleybooks.com/event/claire-messud) ... James McBride (“Five-Carat Soul”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Nancy Koehn (“Forged in Crisis”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge

Tuesday

Kathy Brodsky (“A Catfish Tale”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at South End Branch of the Boston Public Library, 685 Tremont St., Boston ... Robyn Eckhardt and David Hagerman (“Istanbul and Beyond: Exploring the Diverse Cuisines of Turkey”) read at 7 p.m. at Wellesley Books, 82 Central St., Wellesley ($10 tickets at http://store.wellesleybooks.com/event/eckhardt-and-hagerman) ... Contributors to “Black Lives Have Always Mattered” read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Bob Halloran (“Count the Rings!”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury ... Mike Duncan (“The Storm Before the Storm: The Beginning of the End of the Roman Republic”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Kieren Setiya (“Midlife: A Philosophical Guide”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith

Wednesday

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Regina N. Bradley (“Boondock Kollage”) reads at 4 p.m. at Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge ... Robert Olmstead (“Savage Country”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Matt Taibbi (“I Can’t Breathe: A Killing on Bay Street”) reads at 7 p.m. at First Parish Church, 1446 Mass. Ave., Cambridge ... Jean Tirole (“Economics for the Common Good”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Anthony Brandt and David Eagleman (“The Runaway Species: How Human Creativity Remakes the World”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith

Thursday

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Christopher Willard (“Raising Resilience: The Wisdom and Science of Happy Families and Thriving Children”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Marilyn Paul (“An Oasis in Time”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge ... Barry Blitt (“Blitt”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Cass Sunstein (“Impeachment: A Citizen’s Guide”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main Street, Concord

Friday

Abigail Brooks (“The Ways Women Age: Using and Refusing Cosmetic Intervention”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Amy Hoffman (“The Off Season”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Khary Lazarre-White (“Passage”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith

Saturday

Terry Ann Knopf (“The Golden Age of Boston Television”) reads at 2 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury

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