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Greater Boston author readings April 10-16
April 08, 2016 | The Boston Globe

SUNDAY

Jonathan Sarna ("Lincoln and the Jews: A History") reads at 10 a.m. at Temple Beth Israel, 25 Harvard St., Waltham (tickets and information at www.tbiwaltham.org, 781-894-5146) …Edith Maxwell ("Delivering the Truth") reads on a walking book tour, which begins at 1:30 p.m. at Market Square, Amesbury … Dan Lyons ("Disrupted: My Misadventures in the Start-Up Bubble") reads at 2 p.m. at Book Ends, 559 Main St., Winchester … Ted Reinstein("Wicked Pissed: New England's Most Famous Feuds") reads at 3 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord

MONDAY

Kate Clifford Larson ("Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter") reads at 11 a.m. at the Belmont Public Library, 336 Concord Ave., Belmont … Lisa E. Pearson ("Arnold Arboretum,") reads at 6:30 p.m. at the Charlestown Branch Library, 179 Main St., Charlestown … Mary Pinard ("Portal") reads at 6:30 p.m. at the West Roxbury Branch Library, 1961 Centre St., West Roxbury … Jennifer Doyle("Campus Sex, Campus Security") reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge …Allyson Hobbs ("A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life") reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store

TUESDAY

Geoff Manaugh ("A Burglar's Guide to the City") reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store …David Bienenstock ("How to Smoke Pot (Properly): A Highbrow Guide to Getting High") reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge … Mark Fins ("Imagine That") reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Rd., Newton Centre … Michelle Hoover ("Bottomland") and Christopher Castellani ("The Art of Perspective: Who Tells the Story") read at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith … Julie Berry ("The Passion of Dolssa") reads at 7 p.m. at the Maynard Public Library, 77 Nason St., Maynard … Marguerite Guzmán Bouvard ("The Memoir of a Rebel: A Feminist Woman Before the Women's Movement") reads at 7 p.m. at Wellesley Books, 82 Central St., Wellesley … Arlene Weintraub ("Heal: The Vital Role of Dogs in The Search For Cancer Cures") reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury … Katherine Towler("The Penny Poet of Portsmouth: A Memoir of Place, Solitude, and Friendship") reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books

WEDNESDAY


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Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the New England Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound for the week ended Sunday, April 3.


Julie Berry ("The Passion of Dolssa") reads at 7 p.m. at Cambridge Public Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge … Sonia Faruqi("Project Animal Farm: An Accidental Journey into the Secret World of Farming and the Truth About Our Food") reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge …Emerson "Tad" Baker ("A Storm of Witchcraft: The Salem Trials and the American Experience") reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury …Adina Hoffman ("Till We Have Built Jerusalem: Architects of a New City") reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Laura van den Berg ("Find Me") and Monica Wood ("The One-In-A-Million Boy") read at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Rd., Newton Centre …Baz Dreisinger ("Incarceration Nations: A Journey to Justice in Prisons Around the World") reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith

THURSDAY

Augusten Burroughs ("Lust & Wonder") reads at 6 p.m. at the Coolidge Corner Theatre (tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/augusten-burroughs-414-tickets-22222845128) …Peter Zheutlin ("Rescue Road: One Man, Thirty Thousand Dogs, and a Million Miles on the Last Hope Highway") reads at 6:30 p.m. at the Roslindale Branch Library, 4246 Washington St., Roslindale … Sarah Rees Brennan ("Tell the Wind and the Fire ") and Holly Black ("The Darkest Part of the Forest") read at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith … David McKean ("Lowell Irish") reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury … Joshua Hammer ("The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu") reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge … Louisa Thomas ("Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams") reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Jesse Andrews ("The Haters") reads at 7 p.m. at Cambridge Public Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge … Alan Albert ("Fragments of the Natural"), Kim Garcia ("The Brighter House "), Jim Henle, and Gary Whited ("Having Listened") read at 7p.m. at Trident Booksellers and Cafe, 338 Newbury St., Boston … Paul D'Angelo ("Stories I Tell: A Comic's Random Attempts to Make Sense Out of Nonsense" and "More Stories to Tell: A Lawyer Turned Comedian Puts Everyday Life On Trial") reads at 7 p.m. at Book Ends, 559 Main St., Winchester … Julie Berry ("The Passion of Dolssa") reads at 7 p.m. at Wellesley Books, 82 Central St., Wellesley … Paul C. Clerici ("Boston Marathon History by the Mile") reads at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble at Boston University, Kenmore Square, 660 Beacon St., Boston … Ethan and Vita Murrow ("The Whale") read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books

FRIDAY

Adam B. Seligman and Rahel R. Wasserfall("Living With Difference: How to Build Community in a Divided World") read at 3 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Steve Berry ("The 14th Colony") reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Joseph Mazur("Fluke: The Math and Myth of Coincidence") reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge … Paul C. Clerici ("Boston Marathon History by the Mile") reads at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, The Derby Street Shoppes, 96 Derby St., Hingham … Monica Wood ("The One-in-a-Million Boy") reads at 7 p.m .at Jabberwocky Bookshop, the Tannery, 50 Water St., Newburyport … Matthew Desmond("Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City") reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store

SATURDAY

Paul C. Clerici ("Boston Marathon History by the Mile") reads at 2 p.m. at New Pond Village, 180 Main St., Walpole … Manuel Munoz ("What You See in the Dark") reads at 3 p.m. at Sherrill Library at Lesley University, 89 Brattle St., Cambridge … Gilda Morina Syverson("My Father's Daughter") reads at 5 p.m. at I Am Books, 189 North St., Boston



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