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    Greater Boston author readings May 13-19

    SUNDAY

    Rita Bullwinkel (“Belly Up”) reads at 3 p.m. at Harvard Coop, 1400 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. 

    MONDAY

    Rev. Dr. Jim Antal (“Climate Church, Climate World”) reads at 7:30 p.m. at Wayland Free Public Library, 5 Concord Rd., Wayland … Patrick O’Donnell (“The Unknowns: The Untold Story of America’s Unknown Soldier and WWI’s Most Decorated Heroes Who Brought Him Home”) reads at 6 p.m. at the Central Library in Copley Square, 700 Boylston St … Rachel May (“An American Quilt: Unfolding a Story of Family and Slavery”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge … Aimee Molloy (“The Perfect Mother”) and Kim Savage (“In Her Skin”) read at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books, 79 Leonard St., Belmont ... Eric Hurwitz (“Massachusetts Town Greens: A History of the State's Common Centers”) reads at 11 a.m. in the Assembly Room of the Belmont Public Library, 336 Concord Ave., Belmont.

    TUESDAY

    Karma Kitaj (“Beguiled”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Molly Booth (“Nothing Happened”) and Katie Bayerl (“A Psalm for Lost Girls”) reads at 7 p.m at Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard St., Brookline … Jana Milbocker (“The Garden Tourist: 120 Destination Gardens and Nurseries in the Northeast”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury.

    WEDNESDAY

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    Amor Towles (“A Gentleman in Moscow”) reads at 6 p.m. at Milton High School, 25 Gile Road … Michael Pollan (“How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Science Center, Hall B, 1 Oxford St., Cambridge … Rachel Slade (“Into the Raging Sea”) reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard St., Brookline … Alan Lightman (“In Praise of Wasting Time”) reads at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books … Polly Brown, Ken Craft, and Paul Hostovsky read poetry at 6:30 p.m. at Hopkinton Public Library, 13 Main St., Hopkinton … Nisha Sharma (“My So-Called Bollywood Life”), Huntley Fitzpatrick (“The Boy Most Likely To”), and Mackenzi Lee (“The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue”) read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Don Nelson (“Chappaquiddick Tragedy: Kennedy's Second Passenger Revealed”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Waltham Public Library, 735 Main St., Waltham . . . Marianne Leone (“Ma Speaks Up: And A First-Generation Daughter Talks Back”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books. 

    THURSDAY

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    Thomas Ricks (“Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom”) reads at 6 p.m. at Cambridge Public Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge … Sam Graham-Felsen (“Green”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at BPL Jamaica Plain Branch, 30 South St., Jamaica Plain … Lucas Mann (“Captive Audience: On Love and Reality TV”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books … Scott Stern (“The Trials of Nina McCall: Sex, Surveillance, and the Decades-Long Government Plan to Imprison ‘Promiscuous’ Women”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Stephen McCauley (“My Ex-Life”) in conversation with Anita Diamant (“The Boston Girl”) at 7 p.m. at the Belmont Public Library … David Blair, Tanya Larkin, and Tom Yuill read poetry at Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville … Peter Golden (“Nothing is Forgotten”) reads at 7 p.m. at Belmont Books … Miles Unger (“Picasso and the Painting That Shocked the World”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library.

    FRIDAY

    Jeanne Birdsall (“The Penderwicks at Last”) reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books.

    SATURDAY

    Kate Breeders (“Go Or Don’t Go”) reads at New England Mobile Book Fair, 241 Needham St., Newton … Josh Funk (“How to Code a Sandcastle”) reads at 11:30 a.m. at Newtonville Books … Camille DeAngelis (“The Boy from Tomorrow”) reads at 3 p.m. at Porter Square Books … Casey Robinson (“Iver and Ellsworth”) reads at 11 a.m. at Harvard Coop. 

    Because of a reporting error, an earlier version of Bookings incorrectly listed the day of Marianne Leone’s reading at Newtonville Books. She will be appearing on Wednesday. 

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