Notable Los Angeles: 7/29–8/4
Monday 7/29: Book Soup and Spaceland present Pierce Brown discussing and signing Dark Age, in conversation with Eric Christian Olsen. 7 p.m. at the Regent Theater. $38 tickets available here.
Susannah Rodríguez Drissi reads from her new poetry collection, The Latin Poet’s Guide to the Cosmos. 7:30 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.
Tuesday 7/30: Tory Bilski discusses and signs Wild Horses of the Summer Sun: A Memoir of Iceland. 6:30 p.m. at Diesel Bookstore.
Liz Kerin discusses and signs The Phantom Forest. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Life’s a homo-centric. Featuring Amy H.S., Cori Bratby-Rudd, and Phil Tarley. 7:30 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
Ruchika Tomar discusses her debut novel A Prayer for Travelers, with Xuan Juliana Wang. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books.
Wednesday 7/31: Daniel Nieh discusses and signs Beijing Payback, in conversation with Steph Cha. 7 p.m. at Chevalier’s Books.
Liz Astrof discusses and signs Don’t Wait Up: Confessions of a Stay-At-Work Mom. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
JL Ruiz presents and signs his new novel, Irreversible Damage. 7:30 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.
Juliet Escoria reads from Juliet the Maniac. 8 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
Thursday 8/1: Mark Arax reads from and signs The Dreamt Land. 7 p.m. at Chevalier’s Books.
Brian Kiley discusses and signs Maybe Kevin, and Arlene Schindler discusses and signs Stand Up & Heartbreak. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Janet Fitch discusses and signs Chimes of a Lost Cathedral. 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.
Ed Brubaker discusses his new graphic novel Bad Weekend, with Paul Scheer and special guest Nicolas Winding Refn. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books.
Friday 8/2: Tim Murphy reads from and signs Correspondents. 7 p.m. at Chevalier’s Books.
Jason Stuart discusses and signs Shut Up, I’m Talking!: Coming Out in Hollywood and Making It to the Middle, with Alexandra Paul. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Mary Baron and Jeff Baugh present and sign Stick with Us and We’ll Get You There: How to Be Where You Want to Be on the Road and in Life. 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.
J. Ryan Stradal reads from his new novel, The Lager Queen of Minnesota. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books.
Saturday 8/3: David Ellefson and Thom Hazaert discuss and sign More Life with Deth. 3 p.m. at Book Soup.
Simon Hanselmann discusses his new graphic novel, Bad Gateway. 5 p.m. at Skylight Books.
Sunday 8/4: Alan Sepinwall discusses his new book The Sopranos Sessions, with Justin Halpern. 5 p.m. at Skylight Books.
Duende Nights open mic. Bring original poems, short stories, or songs/music to share. Organized by Américas Poet Society founder Antonieta Villamil. 5 p.m. at Beyond Baroque.
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