Las Lunas Locas. 7:30 p.m. at Avenue 50 Studio.
Book Release party for Frozen Oranges by Violet Paley. 8 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
Linda Smith discusses and signs Smashing Glass and Kicking Ass: Lessons from The Meanest Woman Alive™. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Max Brooks discusses and signs Strategy Strikes Back: How Star Wars Explains Modern Military Conflict. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Celina Su, Diane Ward, and SA Smythe read from their poetry. 7:30 p.m. at the Poetic Research Bureau.
Friday 5/11: Susan Ronald discusses and signs A Dangerous Woman: American Beauty, Noted Philanthropist, Nazi Collaborator—The Life of Florence Gould. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Alison Rosen reads from and signs her new book, Tropical Attire Encouraged (and Other Phrases That Scare Me). 7:30 p.m. at The Last Bookstore. RSVP and pre-order your book here.
Saturday 5/12: Public reading of the 2018 Ouchi High School AP Literature Anthology Publication. 12 noon at The Last Bookstore.
Black Château presents the 3rd Annual Beach-Bound Book Bash. Featuring Christina Cigala, Ken Davis, Autumn Doerr, Laurie Finkelstein, Laurel Anne Hill, Michael Priv, Mark J. Rose, Lon Varnadore, and Robert Yehling. Hosted by Xach Fromson (yup, ME!) 4 p.m. at TeaPop. Free, but space is limited so RSVP here.
Sunday 5/13: Soap Box Poets open reading. Hosted by Jessica Wilson Cardenas. Sign–ups begin at 1:45 p.m. at Beyond Baroque.
Victoria Price signs The Way of Being Lost: A Road Trip to My Truest Self. 4 p.m. at Dark Delicacies.
UC Riverside MFA students and faculty read from their works. Featuring Allison Benis White, Steve Erickson, Nora Woolley, Aleksandra Krzywicka, Carley Besl, Carissa Atallah, and Kate Burns. 5 p.m. at Skylight Books.
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