The East Lake Community Library Author's Showcase presents author Diane Sawyer (The Cinderella Murders) discussing her mystery novels at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the library, 4125 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor.
Author J.A. Jance (Fatal Error) will discuss and sign her latest mystery novel in the Ali Reynolds series at 3 p.m. Thursday at Selby Public Library, 1331 First St., Sarasota.
The University of Tampa English Department's Writers at the University Series presents memoirist, essayist and creative writing teacher Dinty W. Moore (Between Panic & Desire) discussing his work at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Reeves Theatre on the UT campus, 401 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa.
St. Petersburg Times copy editor Ian Vasquez (Mr. Hooligan) will sign his thriller at 3 p.m. Saturday at Haslam's Book Store, 2025 Central Ave., St. Petersburg.
Colette Bancroft, Times book editor