Actor Dagmara Dominczyk (The Lullaby of Polish Girls) will discuss and sign her debut novel about the coming of age of three young girls at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa.
Bestselling Tampa author Tim Dorsey (The Rip Tide Ultraglide) will discuss and sign his latest comic Florida novel at 1 p.m. Saturday at Selby Library, 1331 First St., Sarasota.
Vendor applications for the 21st annual Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading, which will be held Oct. 26 at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg, are available at festivalofreading.com.
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