SUNDAY: Tom MacDonald ("The Charlestown Connection'') signs from 2-4 p.m. at Barnes and Noble, 7 Holyoke Street, Holyoke; Jeff Clements ("Corporations Are Not People") reads at 3 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop
MONDAY: John Burdett ("Vulture Peak") reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Stuart Altman and David Shactman ("Power, Politics, and Universal Health Care'') read at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith ... Michael Hoerman, Matthew Salesses, Terri Trespicio, and Liam Day read in the Literary Firsts series at 7 p.m. at the Middlesex Lounge, 315 Massachusetts Ave in Cambridge.
TUESDAY: Chris Boucher ("How to Keep Your Volkswagen Alive") reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Piotr Naskrecki ("Relics: Travels in Nature's Time Machine'') reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Chip Bishop ("The Lion and the Journalist: The Unlikely Friendship of Theodore Roosevelt and Joseph Bucklin Bishop'') reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith
WEDNESDAY: Jonathan Gruber ("Health Care Reform: What It Is, Why It's Necessary, and How It Works'') reads at 6 p.m. at the Brattle Theatre ($5 tickets at http://www.harvard.com/event/jonathan_gruber/) ... Dawn Tripp ("Game of Secrets'') reads at 6 p.m. at Stellina restaurant, 47 Main Street, Watertown ... David Scheffer ("All the Missing Souls: A Personal History of the War Crimes Tribunals'') reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith
THURSDAY: Robert E. Guarino ("Beacon Street: Its Buildings & Residents'') reads at 2 p.m. in the Rabb Lecture Hall, Boston Public Library, Copley ... Clea Simon and Brett Milano ("Tales from the House Band") read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... Frances Moore Lappe ("EcoMind: Changing the Way We Think, to Create the World We Want'') reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith ... David Scheffer ("All the Missing Souls: A Personal History of the War Crimes Tribunals'') reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store
FRIDAY: David Weinberger ("Too Big to Know: Rethinking Knowledge Now That the Facts Aren't the Facts, Experts are Everywhere, and the Smartest Person in the Room Is the Room'') reads at 3 p.m. at Harvard Book Store
SATURDAY: Kevin Weeks and Phyllis Karas ("Where's Whitey'') read at Barnes & Noble 150 Granite Ave., Braintree
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