Tace Baker (”Speaking of Murder”) reads at 2 p.m. at Bestsellers Cafe, Medford . . . Edith Pearlman (“Binocular Vision”), Madeline Miller (“The Song of Achilles”), and Margot Livesey (“The Flight of Gemma Hardy”) read at 4 p.m. at the Paul Pratt Memorial Library, Cohasset .
Susan Naimark (“The Education of a White Parent”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at the Boston Public Library branch in Jamaica Plain . . . Erin Belieu (“Black Box”) and Laurie Foos (“Before Elvis There Was Nothing”) read at 6:30 p.m. at Lesley University’s Marran Theater, Cambridge.
Derek Sanderson (“Crossing the Line”) reads at 6 p.m. at the Boston Public Library, Copley Square . . . Neil Shubin (“The Universe Within”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store, Cambridge. . . Damien Echols (“Life After Death”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books, Cambridge.
Nick Flynn (“The Reenactments”) reads at 6 p.m. at the Brattle Theatre, Cambridge ($5 tickets at www.harvard.com/event/nick_flynn/) . . . Jaqueline Davies (“The Lemonade War”) and A.J. Verdelle (“The Good Negress”) read at 6:30 p.m. at Lesley University’s Marran Theater, Cambridge . . . Robert Knott with Joan Parker (Robert Parker’s “Ironhorse”) read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books.
Richard Vacca (“The Boston Jazz Chronicles”) reads at 2 p.m. at Boston Public Library, Copley . . . Laurie Davis (“Love @ First Click”) reads at 6 p.m. at Boston Public Library, Copley . . . Wenonah Hauter (“Foodopoly”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store . . . Jerry Spinelli (“Hokey Pokey”) and Clare Vanderpool (“Navigating Early”) read at 7 p.m. at Needham Free Public Library.
Frank Lentricchia (“The Accidental Pallbearer”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop, Cambridge . . . Feng Sun Chen (“Butcher’s Tree”), A. Minetta Gould (“Arousing Notoriety”) and Johannes Göransson (“With Deer”) read at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith.
Michael McCarthy (“From Cork to the New World”) reads at 2 p.m. at Bestsellers Cafe, Medford.