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Greater Boston author readings Feb. 24-March 2

Posted by guest  February 21, 2013 12:06 PM

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SUNDAY: Robert Cox and Jacob Walker (“Massachusetts Cranberry Culture”) read at 2 p.m. at the Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Duxbury … Margaret Roach (“The Backyard Parables”) and Katrina Kenison (“Magical Journey”) read at 3 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord … Rosie Schaap (“Drinking With Men”) reads at 4 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith … Andrew Bacevich (“The Short American Century”) reads at 4 p.m. at Paul Pratt Memorial Library, 35 Ripley Rd., Cohasset (rsvp at 781-383-1348)

MONDAY: Andrew Solomon (“Far From the Tree”) reads at 12 p.m. in Marran Theater on Lesley’s Doble Campus, 34 Mellen St., Cambridge … Burke Lennihan ("Your Natural Medicine Cabinet: A Practical Guide To Drug-Free Remedies For Common Ailments") reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury … Faye George (“Voices From King Philip's War”) reads at 7 p.m. in the Jones Room, Tufts Library, 46 Broad St., Weymouth … Jack Gray (“Pigeon in a Crosswalk: Tales of Anxiety and Accidental Glamour”) reads at 7:30 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith

TUESDAY: Don Lee ("The Collective") and Stephanie Reents ("The Kissing List") read at 4:30 p.m. at Wellesley College, Newhouse Center, 106 Central St., Wellesley … Tom Farmer and Marty Foley (“A Murder in Wellesley”) read at 6 p.m. in the Commonwealth Salon at the Boston Public Library, Copley … Andre Dubus III ("Townie") reads at 6:30 p.m. at the South End Library, 685 Tremont St. … Kellie Carter Jackson (“Screening Slavery: Reconciling History and Hollywood for Public Consumption”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Cambridge Public Library … Hester Kaplan (“The Tell”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Cory Doctorow (“Homeland”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Jodi Picoult (“The Storyteller”) reads at 7 p.m. at Walsh Middle School, 301 Brook St., Framingham … Abi Maxwell (“Lake People”) and Indira Ganesan (“As Sweet as Honey”) read at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith

WEDNESDAY: James Redfearn (“The Rising at Roxbury Crossing”) reads at 10 a.m. at St. Camillus Church Parish Hall, 1175 Concord Turnpike, Arlington … Jodi Picoult (“The Storyteller”) reads at 6 p.m. at the Coolidge Corner Theatre ($5 tickets at brooklinebooksmith.com/tickets or 617-566-6660) … Steven M. Southwick and Dennis S. Charney (“Resilience: The Science of Mastering Life's Greatest Challenges”) read at 7 p.m. at First Parish, Cambridge, 3 Church St. … Mahzarin H. Banaji (“Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Gordon A. Martin Jr. ("Count Them One By One") reads at 7 p.m. at New England Mobile Book Fair, 82-84 Needham St., Newton Highlands …

THURSDAY: David Roberts (“Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration”) reads at 6 p.m. in the Commonwealth Salon at the Boston Public Library, Copley … Jennifer Haigh (“News from Heaven”) reads at 6:45 at the Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library, 12 Sedgwick St. … Phil Lapsley (“Exploding the Phone: The Untold Story of the Teenagers and Outlaws who Hacked Ma Bell”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Marguerite Bouvard (“Invisible Wounds of War: Coming Home from Iraq and Afghanistan”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop … Tehila Liberman (“Venus in the Afternoon”) and Jennifer Barber (“Given Away”) read at 7 p.m. at Wellesley Books, 82 Central St., Wellesley … Juliette Fay (“The Shortest Way Home”) and Randy Susan Meyers (“The Comfort of Lies”) read at 7 p.m. at Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord

FRIDAY: Randy Susan Meyers (“The Comfort of Lies”) reads at 7 p.m. at Wellesley Books, 82 Central St., Wellesley … Barbara Crooker (“More”), Mark Pawlak (“Go to the Pine: Quoddy Journals 2005 – 2010”), and Alan Smith Soto (“Libro del Lago”) read at 7:30 p.m. at the Loring-Greenough House, 12 South St., Jamaica Plain ($5 suggested donation) … Timothy Gager (“Treating a Sick Animal”), Kristen Tsetsi (“Pretty Much True”), Mignon Ariel King, Michelle Cheever (“You’ll Miss Me But That’s Good”) read at 8 p.m. at Out of the Blue Art Gallery, 106 Prospect St., Cambridge

SATURDAY: James Redfearn (“The Rising at Roxbury Crossing”) reads at 10 a.m. at the Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury … Jane Yolen and Heidi Stemple (“Bad Girls: Sirens, Jezebels, Murderesses, and Other Female Villains”) read at 2 p.m. at the Wellesley Free Library, 530 Washington St., Wellesley … Richard Vacca ("The Boston Jazz Chronicles") and Maria S. Judge ("Jake Hanna: The Rhythm and Wit of a Swinging Jazz Drummer") read at 2 p.m. at the Next Door Theatre, 40 Cross St., Winchester

Announcements must arrive at boston.globe.bookings@gmail.com at least two weeks before event date. Events are subject to change.

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