Keep St. Pete Lit and Friends of the Mirror Lake Library present author Steph Post (Walk in the Fire) discussing and signing her Florida noir novel at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 12 at the library, 280 Fifth St. N, St. Petersburg.
Tampa Bay Times staff writer Craig Pittman (Oh, Florida! How America’s Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country) and former Times Real Florida columnist Jeff Klinkenberg (Alligators in B-Flat: Improbable Tales From the Files of Real Florida) will sign their books at 11 a.m. Feb. 13 at the Florida Living Center, Florida State Fair, 4800 U.S. 301, Tampa.
The Cathedral Church of St. Peter’s Book Talk series presents Bill DeYoung (Skyway: The True Story of Tampa Bay’s Signature Bridge and the Man Who Brought It Down) discussing his book at noon Feb. 13 at the church, 140 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg. Free; lunch available ($5).
The University of South Florida’s Frontier Forum Series presents author and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Wesley Lowery (They Can’t Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America’s Racial Justice Movement) speaking at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15 in the Marshall Student Center Oval Theater, 4103 USF Cedar Circle, Tampa.
Author Ladee Hubbard (The Talented Ribkins) will discuss and sign her debut novel at the ASALH Black History Month Celebration Dinner at 6 p.m. Feb. 16 at St. Petersburg Country Club, 2000 Country Club Way S. Tickets $50; (727) 642-3449.