Olivia Kate Cerrone (“The Hunger Saint") reads at 4 p.m. at Paul Pratt Memorial Library, 35 Ripley Road, Cohasset … Mary Buchinger (“e i n f ü h l u n g/in feeling”), Diana Cole (“Songs by Heart”), Nellie Goodwin (“The White Burch Underwater”), and Cindy Veach (“Gloved Against Blood”) read at Yenching Library Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge … Hannah Orenstein (“Playing with Matches”) in conversation with Meredith Goldstein at 2 p.m. at Needham Free Public Library, 1129 Highland Ave., Needham.
Joanna Schaffhausen (“No Mercy”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Waltham Public Library, 735 Main St, Waltham … Renee Watson and Ellen Hagan (“Watch Us Rise”) read at 6 p.m. at Belmont Books, 79 Leonard St., Belmont … Christopher Castellani (“Leading Men”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books at 25 White St., Cambridge … Martha Reardon Bewick (“Tranquility Grove”) reads at 7 p.m. at Hingham Library, 66 Leavitt St., Hingham … Caitlin Krause (“Mindful by Design") reads at 6 p.m. at Wellesley Books, 82 Central St., Wellesley … Morgan Parker (“Magical Negro”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard St., Brookline … Joseph Scapellato (“The Made-Up Man”) in conversation with Christopher Boucher at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Rd., Newton.
Amit Chaudhuri (“Friend of My Youth”) and Amitava Kumar (“Immigrant, Montana”) read at 7 p.m. at the Brookline Booksmith … Regie Gibson (“Storms Beneath the Skin”) reads at 6 p.m. at Bedlam Book Cafe, 138 Green St., Suite 1, Worcester … Adina Hoffman (“Ben Hecht: Fighting Words, Moving Pictures”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Crystal King (“The Chef’s Secret”) reads at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books.
Charlie Jane Anders (“The City in the Middle of the Night”) and S.A. Chakraborty (“The Kingdom of Copper”) read at 7 p.m. at the Brookline Booksmith … Elizabeth McCracken (“Bowlaway”) reads at Porter Square Books.
Alison Goldberg (“I Love You for Miles and Miles”) reads at 11 a.m. at The Silver Unicorn Bookstore, 12 Spruce St., Acton.
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