Art historian Sheramy Bundrick (Sunflowers) will discuss her novel about Vincent Van Gogh at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Carrollwood Cultural Center, 4537 Lowell Road, Tampa.
Nancy Turner (Wings: Flying Over Highlands, Cashiers, Toxaway and Beyond) will discuss and sign her book about North Carolina at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa.
Inkwood Books presents Rosalind Wiseman's Girl World Tour 2010 at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Mary's Episcopal Day School, 2101 S Hubert Ave., Tampa. Tickets are $40 per mother-daughter pair and include copies of Boys, Girls & Other Hazardous Materials and Queen Bees & Wannabees. For reservations, call (813) 253-2638.
Poet Ricardo Pau-Llosa (The Miami of the Poet) will present a reading at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Marshall Center, Room 3711, University of South Florida, 4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa.
Retired St. Petersburg Times visual art critic Mary Ann Marger (Departure) will sign her novel about a boy growing up in Nazi Germany at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Florida Holocaust Museum, 55 Fifth St. S, St. Petersburg.
Jeff Deck and Benjamin Herson (The Great Typo Hunt: Two Friends Changing the World One Correction at a Time) will discuss and sign their book at 2 p.m. Saturday at Inkwood Books.
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