Greater Boston author readings Nov. 26-Dec. 2

By Terence Cawley Globe Correspondent 


Denis Leary (“Why We Don’t Suck”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont St., Boston ($38 tickets at


Sam Allis (“A Hero of Two Worlds”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at the South End Library, 685 Tremont Street, Boston...Marcella Pixley (“Ready to Fall”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books,10 Langley Rd, Newton



Karen E. Osborne (“Getting It Right”) reads at 6 p.m. at Morse Institute Library, 14 Central Street, Natick...Nathan Englander (“Dinner at the Center of the Earth”) reads at 7:30 p.m. at Temple Israel of Boston, 477 Longwood Ave. ($28 tickets at


Marcella Pixley (”Ready to Fall”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main Street, Concord...Olivia Hoblitzelle (“Aging with Wisdom: Reflections, Stories & Teachings”) reads at 7:00pm at Brookline Booksmith...Will Dowd (“Areas of Fog”) reads at 7 p.m. at Thayer Public Library, 798 Washington St., Braintree...Jessica Keener (“Strangers in Budapest”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Rd., Newton Centre...Michael Todd Steffen (“Partner,Orchard, Day Moon”) and Julie McVay read at 7 p.m. at Roslindale House, 120 Poplar Street, Roslindale


John U. Bacon (“The Great Halifax Explosion”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith


David Ostrowsky (“Game Over or Game On? How Pro Athletes Leave Sports and Enjoy the Game of Life”) reads at 2 p.m. at New England Mobile Book Fair, 241 Needham St., Newton...Jennie Woods (“Flutter”), Kerry Neville (“Remember To Forget Me”), and Heather A. Sullivan (“Waiting For an Answer”) read at 3 p.m. at Middle East Corner, 480 Mass. Ave., Cambridge

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