Robert K. Elder discusses and signs The Mixtape of My Life: A Do-It-Yourself Music Memoir. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Suitcase of Chrysanthemums release party. Featuring readings from Daniel Dissinger, Tanya Ko Hong, Richard Loranger, Sophie Malleret, Yan Sham-Shackleton, Christian Georgescu, Doug Knott, and Daniel Yaryan. 8 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
Wednesday 10/24: A reading event for #Fierce Feminism: Women in the 21st Century, an Interdisciplinary Approach. Editor Robyn McGee hosts contributors Cherise Charleswell BA, MPH, Dr. Kendra Flores DSW, Dr. Tamanika Ferguson, and more. 6:30 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.
Scary Stories Around the Pitfire. Featuring spooky readings by Laurie Finkelstein, Mark J. Rose, Mike Robinson, Sean Patrick Traver, Diana Giovinazzo Tierney, Flo Selfman, Robin Reed, Brad C. Hodson, Tori Eldridge, Naomi Brett Rourke, Vanta M. Black, Eddie Louise, Christina Cigala, and Robert Yehling. 7 p.m. at Pitfire Pizza.
Michael Witwer, Kyle Newman, Jon Peterson, and Sam Witwer discuss and sign Dungeons and Dragons Art and Arcana: A Visual History. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Michael Witwer, Kyle Newman, Jon Peterson, and Sam Witwer discuss and sign Dungeons and Dragons Art and Arcana: A Visual History. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books.
Friday 10/26: Belletrist and the Paris Review present Jeffrey Eugenides, in conversation with Emma Roberts and Karah Preiss, discussing and signing The Virgin Suicides (25th Anniversary Edition). 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Dylan Thuras presents his new book The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid, with special guest moderator Michael Stevens. 7 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.
What Books Press presents Bill Mohr and Paul Lieber. 8 p.m. at Beyond Baroque. $10/members free.
Dusty Thompson presents and signs Almost Odis: My Preppy Life with My Redneck Dad. Josh Hickman presents and signs Five Slices of Fear: A Connoisseur’s Hoagie of Horror: A Comic Horror Novel in Five Parts. Jess Ponce III presents and signs Everyday Celebrity: A Personal Branding Guide from a Hollywood Media Coach. 4 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.
Blas Falconer, Katie Ford, L.A. Johnson, and Carly Joy Miller read from their poetry. 4 p.m. at Beyond Baroque. $10/members free.
BUSted! Storytelling from people in LA who don’t have cars. Featuring Ruby Cooper, Katya Duft, Christopher Korbel, See Susanita Sì, and Reina Victoria. 5 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
Noir at the Bar L.A. — Chilled to the Marrow! Featuring Sara Gran, Attica Locke, Gary Phillips, David J Schow, Aaron Phillip Clark, Anna Snoekestra, Dennis Palumbo, and Duane Swierczynski. There will also be a raffle and auction to raise money to help Duane’s daughter in her fight against child leukemia. Hosted by Eric Beetner and SW Lauden. 7 p.m. at the Mandrake Bar.
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