SUNDAY: Boston Jewish Book Fair Festival: Diana Henriques (“The Wizard of Lies – Bernie Madoff and the Death of Trust”) and Hank Philippi Ryan at 11 a.m.; Joseph Finder (“Buried Secrets”), Len Rosen (“All Cry Chaos”) and Douglas Starr (“The Killer of Little Shepherds: A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science”) discuss thriller novels, with James Fox at 1 p.m; Adam Schwartz (“A Stranger on the Planet – A Novel”), Robert Strauss (“Daddy’s Little Goalie”), Stuart Hecht (“Transposing Broadway: Jews, Assimilation, and the American Musical), Judy Gelman and Peter Zheutlin (“The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook”) speak about their books 2:30 p.m.; Jane Kohuth (“Estie the Mensch”) at 4 p.m. Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center, Newton. Tickets and reservations at 617-965-5226 or email@example.com … Lisa Olstein reads her poetry at 3 p.m. at the Concord Free Public Library … James Eagan (“John Waters Interviews”) reads at 5 p.m. at the Harvard Square Coop, Cambridge
MONDAY: Poets Richard Hoffman and John Hodgen read at 8 p.m. at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education, 56 Brattle St., Cambridge ($3) … Donna Halper (“Boston Radio”) speaks at 7 p.m. at Tufts Library, 46 Broad St., Weymouth … Ashley Davis Bush (“Shortcuts to Inner Peace”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Square Coop … Roland Merullo (“Revere Beach Elegy: A Memoir of Home and Beyond”) speaks at 6:30 p.m. at the East Boston Branch of the BPL, 276 Meridian St.
TUESDAY: Thomas Cooper (“Fast Media, Media Fast”) reads at 7:30 p.m. at the Harvard Square Coop
FRIDAY: Arthur Rowse (“Amglish, in Like, Ten Easy Lessons”) speaks at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Square Coop
SATURDAY: Sara Hoagland Hunter (“The Lighthouse Santa”) reads at 3:30 p.m. at
Westwinds Bookshop, Duxbury … Maurita Corcoran (“A House Interrupted: A Wife’s Story of Recovering From Her Husband’s Sex Addiction”) reads at 1 p.m., Danielle Joseph (“Pure Red, Shrinking Violet, Indigo Blues”) reads at 2 p.m., Jacqueline Davies (“The Lemonade War,” “The Lemonade Crime,” and “The House Takes a Vacation”) reads at 3 p.m., all at Wellesley High School, Rooms 206 and 208, signings and discussion to follow.
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