LIT­ER­ARY CAL­EN­DAR

Nov. 4 - 10

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4 SUN­DAY | 10:30 A.M. Kevin Cor­nell will read from his children’s book “Lucy Fell Down the Mountain,” about a girl who asks for help from a va­ri­ety of char­ac­ters as she tum­bles down a mountain, at Solid State Books, 600 H St. NE. 202-897-4201.

3 P.M. Jane Leavy will read from “The Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World He Cre­ated” at Pol­i­tics and Prose, 5015 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202-3641919. 5 P.M. Paul Freed­man will dis­cuss “Ten Restau­rants That Changed Amer­ica” with Michael Rosen­wald at Pol­i­tics and Prose at Union Mar­ket, 1270 Fifth St. NE. 202-544-4452. 5 MON­DAY | 7 P.M. Lisa Hal­l­i­day will read from her novel “Asym­me­try” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

6 TUES­DAY | 6:30 P.M. El­liot Ack­er­man will dis­cuss “Wait­ing for Eden,” about a man’s paralysis and its ef­fects on his fam­ily and friends, with Mary Kay Zu­ravl­eff at East City Book­shop, 645 Penn­syl­va­nia Ave. SE #100. 202-290-1636.

7 WED­NES­DAY | 6:30 P.M. Alyson Hagy will read from “Scribe,” a novel in­spired by tra­di­tional folk­tales and the his­tory of Ap­palachia, at East City Book­shop.

7 P.M. Ellen Crosby will read from the new­est in­stall­ment of her Wine Coun­try Mys­ter­ies se­ries, “Harvest of Se­crets,” at One More Page Books, 2200 N. West­more­land St., #101. Ar­ling­ton. 703300-9746. 7 P.M. Natasha Ngan will read from her youn­gadult fan­tasy novel “Girls of Pa­per and Fire,” about a young girl who is picked to serve the king and finds her­self in a for­bid­den love, at Con­nie Morella Li­brary, 7400 Ar­ling­ton Rd., Bethesda. 240-777-0970. 7 P.M. Anita Lo will dis­cuss “Solo: A Mod­ern Cook­book for a Party of One” with The Wash­ing­ton Post’s Joe Yo­nan at Pol­i­tics and Prose at Union Mar­ket. 7 P.M. An­drew Del­banco will dis­cuss “The War Be­fore the War: Fugi­tive Slaves and the Strug­gle for Amer­ica’s Soul From the Rev­o­lu­tion to the Civil War” at Pol­i­tics and Prose. 7 P.M. Crys­tal M. Flem­ing will dis­cuss “How to Be Less Stupid About Race: On Racism, White Supremacy, and the Racial Di­vide” at Pol­i­tics and Prose at the Wharf, 70 Dis­trict Sq. SW 202- 4883867. 7 P.M. Liane Mo­ri­arty will read from “Nine Per­fect Strangers” at Sixth & I His­toric Syn­a­gogue, 600 I St. NW. 202-408-3100. $20-$50. 8 THURSDAY | 7 P.M. Jabari Asim will read from “We Can’t Breathe: On Black Lives, White Lies, and the Art of Sur­vival” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

7 P.M. Jas­mine Guil­lory will dis­cuss her novel, “The Pro­posal,” about a free­lance writer who starts a ca­sual re­la­tion­ship with a doc­tor, with Pe­tra Mayer of NPR Books at Pol­i­tics and Prose at the Wharf. 9 FRI­DAY | 7 P.M. Cixin Liu will dis­cuss his novel, “Ball Light­ning,” about a man try­ing to fig­ure out the truth be­hind a ball of en­ergy that killed his par­ents, with The Post’s Everdeen Ma­son at Pol­i­tics and Prose. 7 P.M. The Post’s Nora Krug will dis­cuss her graphic mem­oir “Be­long­ing: A German Reck­ons With His­tory and Home” at Pol­i­tics and Prose at Union Mar­ket. 10 SATUR­DAY | 1 P.M. Cathy Bar­row will dis­cuss “Pie Squared: Ir­re­sistibly Easy Sweet & Sa­vory Slab Pies” at Pol­i­tics and Prose at Union Mar­ket. 2 P.M. Teasel Muir-Har­mony will dis­cuss “Apollo to the Moon: A His­tory in 50 Ob­jects,” and Mark

Thiessen will dis­cuss “Spec­ta­cle: Rare and As­ton­ish­ing Pho­to­graphs” at Bards Al­ley, 110 Church St. NW, Vi­enna. 571-459-2653. 3:30 P.M. Michael Kon­cewicz will dis­cuss “They Said No to Nixon: Repub­li­cans Who Stood Up to the Pres­i­dent’s Abuses of Power” at Pol­i­tics and Prose. 6 P.M. Idra Novey will dis­cuss her novel “Those Who Knew,” about a woman with con­nec­tions to a vi­o­lent and pow­er­ful sen­a­tor, with Paul Gold­berg at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

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