Literary Calendar

Among local literary events over the coming week (free unless otherwise indicated):

Friends of the Cheney Library Book Discussion Group - “Water for Elephants” by Sara Gruen. Tuesday, 7 p.m., Cheney Library, 610 First St., Cheney. (509) 893-8280

Coeur d’Alene Public Library Pageturners Books Club - “Beautiful Country” by Robert Wrigley. Wednesday, 10:15 a.m., Coeur d’Alene Public Library, 702 E. Front Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 769-2315, ext. 426

Deer Park Library Book Club - “The Sunday Philosophy Club” by Alexander McCall Smith. Wednesday, noon, Deer Park Library, 208 S. Forest Ave., Deer Park. (509) 893-8300

David Millican - Retired contractor presents his memoir “The Home Farm Talks: A Boy Grows Up in a Kinder, Gentler Time.” Wednesday, 7 p.m., Auntie’s Bookstore, 402 W. Main Ave. (509) 838-0206

Moran Prairie Library Book Club - “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien. Thursday, 2 p.m., Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St. (509) 893-8340

B. J. Campbell – Signing his book “Close Calls: The True Tales of Cougar Bob,” about the adventures of Idaho outdoorsman Robert L. Campbell. Friday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Black Sheep Sporting Goods, 308 W. Seale Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 773-4675

Joan Kopczynski - Signing her book “Spies, Lies and Psychosis.” Friday, 4-7 p.m., Hastings, 15312 E. Sprague Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 924-0667

Thomas White - Actor, director and voiceover talent presents his first suspense thriller, “Justice Rules.” Friday, 7 p.m., Auntie’s Bookstore, 402 W. Main Ave. (509) 838-0206

Spokane Novelists Group - Strong critiquing of novels and short stories (no poetry, nonfiction, memoirs, etc.) Bring five to 10 pages to read to the group and six to eight copies. Saturday, noon, Argonne Library, 4332 N. Argonne Road, Millwood. (509) 891-1695

Joyce Caudel - Signing her book “The Hat Pin Murders.” Saturday, noon-3 p.m., Hastings, 15312 E. Sprague Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 924-0667

Eileen Garvin - Presents her book “How to Be a Sister: A Love Story With a Twist of Autism.” Saturday, 2 p.m., Auntie’s Bookstore at the Square, River Park Square, skywalk level. (509) 838-0206

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