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Get Your Lit On: The Oh So Slow Week in Bookish LA

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Monday
Lisa See discusses and signs Peony In Love 7pm @ Vroman's

Tuesday
Get ready for the big Holiday. Or, you know, read a book.

Wednesday
Celebrate the big Holiday. Read a book in the shade.

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Thursday
Chris Nichols presents The Leisure Architecture of Wayne McAllister 7pm @ Vroman's
Zenon Neumark presents Hiding in the Open 7:30pm @ Village Books

Friday
Recovery from the big Holiday if yesterday wasn't enough. Lay around. Relax. Read a book.

Saturday
Tim Hallinan presents A Nail Through the Heart 2pm @ Book 'em Mysteries
Cecil Castelluci presents The Plain Janes 4pm @ Vroman's

Sunday
Gerald Everett Jones signs My Inflatable Friend: The Confessions of Rollo Hemphill 2pm @ Dutton's
Thomas Perry presents Silence 2pm @ Book 'em Mysteries
Bambi Haggins presents Laughing Mad: The Black Comic Persona in Post-Soul America 3pm @ Borders, Pasadena

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