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Boston area author visits, week of June 3-8

Posted by Jim Concannon  May 29, 2007 02:23 PM

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By Judith Maas

SUNDAY: Carrie Brown reads from ‘‘The Rope Walk,’’ at 3 p.m., at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord. ... Compost magazine poets read at 3 p.m., at the Carriage House, Longfellow National Historic Site, 105 Brattle St., Cambridge.

MONDAY: Michael Ondaatje reads from ‘‘Divisadero,’’ at 7 p.m., at Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard St., Brookline. ... Morgan Hunt discusses ‘‘Sticky Fingers,’’ at 6 p.m., at Kate’s Mystery Books, 2211 Mass. Ave., Cambridge. ... Ellen Miller, Dorothy Dahl, and Ilse Heyman discuss ‘‘The Window Shop,’’ at 7 p.m., at the Harvard Square Coop, Cambridge.

TUESDAY: Andrew O’Hagan (‘‘Be Near Me’’) and Claire Messud (‘‘The Emperor’s Children’’) read at 7 p.m., at Brookline Booksmith. ... Elizabeth Berg reads from ‘‘Dream When You’re Feeling Blue,’’ at 7:30 p.m., at Newtonville Books, 296 Walnut St., Newtonville. ... Ellen Bravo discusses ‘‘Taking On the Big Boys,’’ at 6 p.m., at the Boston Public Library, Copley Square. ... Alan Dershowitz discusses ‘‘Blasphemy,’’ at 7 p.m., at the Harvard Square Coop. ... Claire Cook signs ‘‘Life’s a Beach,’’ at 6 p.m., at Front Street Book Shop, 165 Front St., Scituate Harbor.

WEDNESDAY: Claire Cook reads from ‘‘Life’s a Beach,’’ at 7 p.m., at the Brookline Booksmith. ... Cathy Walthers discusses ‘‘Raising the Salad Bar,’’ at 7 p.m., at Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge. ... William Martin reads from ‘‘The Lost Constitution,’’ at 7 p.m., at the Harvard Square Coop. ... Tom Clark reads from ‘‘Encountering Naturalism,’’ at 7:30 p.m., at McIntyre & Moore, 255 Elm St., Davis Square, Somerville.

THURSDAY: Sherman Alexie discusses ‘‘Flight,’’ at 6 p.m., at the Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge; tickets ($2) available from Porter Square Books. ... Globe writer Ty Burr discusses ‘‘The Best Old Movies for Families,’’ at 7 p.m., at the Framingham Public Library, 49 Lexington St., Framingham. ... Audacia Ray discusses ‘‘Naked on the Internet,’’ at 7 p.m., at Brookline Booksmith. ... John Connolly signs ‘‘The Unquiet,’’ at 6 p.m., at Kate’s Mystery Books. ... Howard Chislett discusses ‘‘From This Place and Time,’’ at 6:30 p.m., at the Jamaica Plain Branch Library, 12 Sedgwick St., Jamaica Plain. ... Louise Limerick (‘‘Friends and Mothers’’) speaks at 7 p.m., at the West Roxbury Branch Library, 1961 Centre St., W. Roxbury.

FRIDAY: Adam Gussow discusses ‘‘Journeyman’s Road,’’ at 7 p.m., at the Harvard Square Coop. ... Susanna Moore reads from ‘‘The Big Girls,’’ at 7 p.m., at Jabberwocky Bookshop, 50 Water St., Newburyport.

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