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    Greater Boston author readings June 17-23

    SUNDAY 

    David Ferry reads poetry at 3 p.m. at the New England Poetry Club, 105 Brattle St., Cambridge … Alison Goldberg (“I Love You for Miles and Miles”) reads at 10:30 a.m. at Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard St., Brookline.

    MONDAY

    Jon Meacham (“The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels”) reads at 6 p.m. at the Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge, Tickets at www.brattlefilm.orgClaire Messud (“The Burning Girl”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge … Hannah Pittard (“Visible Empire”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Road, Newton … Jaron Lanier (“Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now”) reads at 7:30 p.m. at the Harvard Book Store, 1256 Mass. Ave., Cambridge … Dorthe Nors (“Mirror, Shoulder, Signal”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith. 

    TUESDAY

    Anna-Lisa Cox (“The Bone and Sinew of the Land: America's Forgotten Black Pioneers and the Struggle for Equality”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Ruby Namdar (“The Ruined House”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books … Jessica Keener (“Strangers in Budapest”), Susan Henderson (“The Flicker of Old Dreams”), and Amy Wallen (“When We Were Ghouls: A Memoir of Ghost Stories”) read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Jeanne Yocum (“Self Employment Survival Guide”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Coop, 1400 Mass. Ave., Cambridge ... Jim Dooley (“Red Set: A History of Gang of Four”) reads with Hugo Burnham and Jim Sullivan at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith … Rachel Slade (“Into the Raging Sea: Thirty-Three Mariners, One Megastorm, and the Sinking of the El Faro”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St. … Meredith Goldstein (“Chemistry Lessons”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Porter Square Books. 

    WEDNESDAY

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    Steph Burt and Natalie Shapero read poetry at 7:30 p.m. at Home.stead Bakery and Cafe, 1448 Dorchester Ave., Fields Corner, Dorchester … Leni Zumas (“Red Clocks”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books … Terrance Hayes (“American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Elizabeth Garber (“Implosion: Memoir of an Architect’s Daughter”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Meredith Goldstein (“Chemistry Lessons”) reads at 7 p.m. at Book Ends, 559 Main St., WinchesterAbdi Nor Iftin (“Call Me American”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith … Ted Rall (“Francis: The People’s Pope”) reads at 7 p.m. at First Parish Church, 3 Church St., Cambridge. 

    THURSDAY

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    Marian Stanley ("Buried Troubles") reads at 7 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord … Frances McNamara (“Death at the Selig Studios”) reads at 6 p.m. at the New England Mobile Book Fair, 241 Needham St., Newton … Eileen McNamara (“Eunice: The Kennedy Who Changed The World”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury … Marisha Pessl (“Neverworld Wake”) reads at 7 p.m. at Book Ends … Amy Wallen (“When We Were Ghouls: A Memoir of Ghost Stories”) with Rick Moody, (“Hotels of North America”) read at 7 p.m. Newtonville Books … Jenna Blum (“The Lost Family”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newsfeed Cafe, 700 Boylston St. … Joseph A. Esposito (“Dinner in Camelot: The Night America’s Greatest Scientists, Writers, and Scholars Partied at the Kennedy White House”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Edward M. Hallowell (“Because I Come from a Crazy Family: The Making of a Psychiatrist”) reads at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books. 

    FRIDAY

    Lise Weil (“In Search of Pure Lust: A Memoir”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store … Lorenzo Petruzziello (“The Love Fool: A Rome-antic Comedy”) reads at 6 p.m. at I Am Books, 189 North St. … Meghan Flaherty (“Tango Lessons: A Memoir”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Jabberwocky Bookshop, 50 Water St. Newburyport … Jenna Blum (“The Lost Family”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Rae DelBianco (“Rough Animals”), with Julia Glass (“A House Among the Trees”) read at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books … David Elliott (“Bull”) and Hester Kaplan (“Unravished”) read at 5 p.m. at the Lesley University, Marran Theater, 34 Mellen St., Cambridge.

    SATURDAY

    Author Gloria Burgess (“Pass It On!”) reads at 2 p.m. at Book Ends … Olive Senior (“Dying to Better Themselves: West Indians and the Building of the Panama Canal”) reads at 6:30 p.m. Lesley University, Marran Theater, 34 Mellen St., Cambridge … Paula Poundstone (“The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness”) reads at 8 p.m. at Chevalier Theatre, 30 Forest St., Medford. Tickets at chevaliertheatre.com.

    Send announcements to boston.globe.bookings@gmail.com at least two weeks before event date. Events are subject to change. A full listing of events is available online at www. bostonglobe.com /arts/books.