Marianne Leone (“Ma Speaks Up”) reads at 4 p.m. at Paul Pratt Memorial Library, 35 Ripley Road, Cohasset.
Omer Bartov (“Anatomy of a Genocide”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Coop, 1400 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge ... Tavi Gevinson (“Rookie on Love”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Cambridge Public Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge ... Tayari Jones (“An American Marriage”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Mohammed Sayed (“Wheelchair Man”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books.
Michael Benanav (“Himalaya Bound”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Coop, 1400 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge ... Ali Hosseini (“The Place of Stones”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Waltham Public Library Lecture Hall, 735 Main St, Waltham ... Caroline E. Light (“Stand Your Ground: A History of America’s Love Affair with Lethal Self-Defense”) reads at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books, 79 Leonard St., Belmont ... Lyndsay Ely (“Gunslinger Girl”) and Marcella Pixley (“Ready to Fall”) read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Michael Meltsner (“With Passion: An Activist Lawyer’s Journey”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith ... Kieran Setiya (“Midlife: A Philosophical Guide”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury ... Danielle Lazarin (“Back Talk”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store.
Dave Eggers (“The Monk of Mokha”) reads at 7 p.m. at First Parish Church, 1446 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge
Lauren Young (“Boston Ballerina: A Dancer, A Company An Era”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury ... Francis Moore Lappé and Adam Eichen (“Daring Democracy: Igniting Power, Meaning, and Connection for the America We Want”) read at 6 p.m. at BPL Central, 700 Boylston St, Boston ... Vandana Singh (“Ambiguity Machines”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Gretchen Schmelzer (“Journey Through Trauma: A Trail Guide to the 5-Phase Cycle of Healing Repeated Trauma”) reads at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books, 79 Leonard St., Belmont ... Jeffery C. Stewart (“The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store.
Bernardo Zacka (“When the State Meets the Street: Public Service and Moral Agency”) reads at 3 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Francisco Cantu (“The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Dorje Dolma (“Yak Girl: Growing Up in the Remote Dolpo Region of Nepal”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Steve Yarbrough (“The Unmade World”) and Ewa Hryniewicz-Yarbrough (“Objects of Affection”) read at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Rd, Newton.
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