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    Greater Boston author readings Sept. 16-22

    SUNDAY

    “East End” Eddie Doherty (“Seven Miles After Sundown”) reads at 4 p.m. at Partners Village Store & Kitchen, 865 Main St., Westport … Josh Funk (“Mission Defrostable”) and Melissa Stewart (“Pipsqueaks, Slowpokes and Stinkers: Celebrating Animal Underdogs”) read at 3 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Rachel Kadish (“The Weight of Ink”) reads at 10 a.m. at Temple Emanu-El, 514 Main St., Haverhill … Joseph Cassara (“The House of Impossible Beauties”) and Rahul Mehta (“No Other World”) read at 11 a.m. at Provincetown Public Library, 356 Commercial St., Provincetown … Jane Kamensky (“A Revolution in Color: The World of John Singleton Copley”) reads at 2 p.m. at Derby Academy, 56 Burditt Ave., Hingham … Anna M. Warrock (“From The Other Room”), Janet MacFadyen (“Waiting to Be Born”), and Catherine Stearns (“Then and Again”) read at The Bookstore, 1 Housatonic St., Lenox … Emilie Boon (“Ella and Monkey at Sea”) reads at 10:30 a.m. at Brookline Booksmith … Christina Collins (“After Zero”), Jen Petro-Roy (“P.S. I Miss You”) and Beth Turley (“If This Were a Story”) read at 2 p.m. at Silver Unicorn Bookstore, 12 Spruce St., Acton.  

    MONDAY

    Jamel Brinkley (“A Lucky Man: Stories”) in conversation with Margot Livesey reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store, 1256 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge … Mimi Schwartz (“When History is Personal”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge … Nigel Travis (“The Challenge Culture”) reads at 7 p.m. at Wellesley Books, 82 Central St., Wellesley … Dana Levin (“Banana Palace”) in conversation with Stephanie Burt (“Advice from the Lights”) reads at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books, 79 Leonard St., Belmont … Jeff Belanger (“Weird Massachusetts: Your Travel Guide to Massachusetts' Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public LIbrary, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury … “East End” Eddie Doherty (“Seven Miles After Sundown”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Joseph H. Plumb Memorial Library, 17 Constitution Way, Rochester.

    TUESDAY

    Dubravka Ugrešic (“American Fictionary”) in conversation with Ellen Elias-Bursac reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith … Karilyn Crockett (“People Before Highways: Boston Activists, Urban Planners, and a New Movement for City Making”) reads at 12 p.m. at State Library of Massachusetts, 24 Beacon St. Room 341, Boston … Stephen Lane (“No Sanctuary: Teachers and the School Reform That Brought Gay Rights to the Masses”) reads at 6 p.m. at Silver Unicorn Bookstore … David W. Moore (“Small Town, Big Oil: The Untold Story of the Women Who Took on the Richest Man in the World — and Won”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library

    WEDNESDAY

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    Dessa (“My Own Devices: True Stories from the Road on Music, Science and Senseless Love”) reads at 6 p.m. at Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge. Tickets at harvard.com Marianne Leone (“Ma Speaks Up and a First Generation Daughter Talks Back”) reads at 12 p.m. at Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St., Duxbury … “East End” Eddie Doherty (“Seven Miles After Sundown”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Southworth Library, 732 Dartmouth St., South Dartmouth … Stephen Nash (“Grand Canyon For Sale: Public Land Versus Private Interests in the Era of Climate Change”) reads at 7 p.m. at Cambridge Forum, 3 Church St., Cambridge … Simone John (“Testify”) and Shauna Barbosa (“Cape Verdean Blues”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … James Wood (“How Fiction Works”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … John Hodgson (“Richard Potter: America’s First Black Celebrity”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Hopkinton Public Library, 13 Main St., Hopkinton. 

    THURSDAY

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    Princess Moon (“The Genocide’s Love Baby Learns to Sing”), Bunkong Tuon (“And So I Was Blessed”), Tararith Kho, Chath pierSath, and Cathy Schlund-Vials read at 6 p.m. at Worcester Art Museum, 55 Salisbury St., Worcester … Xhevdet Bajraj (“We Fall Like Children”) and Ani Gjika read at 7 p.m. at Grolier Poetry Book Shop, 6 Plympton St., Cambridge … Mark Leibovich (“Big Game: The NFL in Dangerous Times”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Deborah Harkness (“Time’s Convert”) reads at 7 p.m. at First Parish Church, 1446 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. Tickets at harvard.com Nigel Travis (“The Challenge Culture: Why the Most Successful Organizations Run on Pushback”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith … Stephen McCauley (“My Ex-Life”) and Louise Miller (“The Late Bloomers Club”) read at Maynard Library, 77 Nason St., Maynard … Ted Dintersmith (“What School Could Be: Insights and Inspiration from Teachers Across America”) in conversation with Meghna Chakrabarti reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline High School, 115 Greenough St., Brookline … Nataly Kogan (“Happier Now”) reads at 6 p.m. at New England Mobile Book Fair, 241 Needham St., Newton … William Martin (“Bound For Gold”) reads at 7 p.m. at Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord … Katharine Weber (“Still Life With Monkey”) in conversation with Margot Livesey (“Mercury”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Rd., Newton … Leta Hong Fincher (“Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in China”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Jenna Blum (“The Lost Family”) in conversation with Karen Day (“I’ll Stay”) reads at 7 p.m. at Waltham Public Library, 735 Main St., Waltham … Herb Pearce (“Presidential Profiles: Washington to Trump: Enneagram and Myers-Briggs Perspectives”) reads at 7 p.m. at Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Rd., Sturbridge … Eric Jay Dolin (“Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America’s Most Notorious Pirates”) reads at 7 p.m. at Hingham Public Library, 66 Leavitt St., Hingham … Elizabeth Searle, Mary Granfield, B.A. Shapiro, Lise Haines, Marianne Leone, and Suzanne Strempek Shea (“Idol Talk: Women Writers on the Teenage Infatuations that Changed Their Lives”) read at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books … Doug “VB” Goudie (“A Frost In Hell: The True Story of the Petersham Butcher of 1875") reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library. 

    FRIDAY

    Jacqueline Bhabha (“Can We Solve the Migration Crisis?”) reads at 3 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Patrick Winn (“Hello, Shadowlands”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith … Nigel Travis (“The Challenge Culture”) reads at 1:30 p.m. at Barnes and Noble, 150 Granite St., Braintree … Emily O’Neill (“A Falling Knife Has No Handle”) and Keegan Lester (“this shouldn’t be beautiful but it was & it was all i had so i drew it”) read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Doris Kearns Goodwin (“Leadership: In Turbulent Times”) reads at 8 p.m. at Memorial Church, 1 Harvard Yard, Cambridge … Sean Wilentz (“No Property in Man”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Kim Foley MacKinnon (“100 Things to Do in Boston Before You Die”) reads at 7 p.m. at Fairmont Copley Plaza, 138 St. James Ave … Kim Savage (“In Her Skin”), Holly Black (“The Golden Tower”), and Lydia Penaflor (“All of This is True”) read at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books.

    SATURDAY

    Clara Silverstein (“Secrets in a House Divided”), Sherrie Flick (“Thank Your Lucky Stars”), and Ron MacLean (“Headlong”) read at 3 p.m. at the New England Book Fair, 241 Needham St., Newton … Paola Bidinelli (“Muta Celeste”) reads at 6 p.m. at I AM Books, 189 North St… Kate Gardner (“Lovely Beasts: The Surprising Truth”) reads at 3 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Greg O’Brien (“On Pluto”) reads at 2 p.m. at Provincetown Public Library … Linnea Hartsuyker (“The Sea Queen”) reads at 11 a.m. at Friendly Neighborhood Comics, 191 Mechanic St., Bellingham … Peter Reynolds (“Start with a Dot”) reads at 11 a.m. at Silver Unicorn Bookstore … Jen Petro-Roy (“P.S. I Miss You”) reads at 10 a.m. at Tewksbury Public Library … Eric Jay Dolin (“Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America’s Most Notorious Pirates”) reads at Salem Literary Festival, Tabernacle Church, 50 Washington St., Salem. 

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