Former Tampa Mayor Pam Iorio (Straightforward: Ways to Live and Lead) will sign her book at 10 a.m. today at Hyde Park Fresh Market/Sophie's Bakery, 1633 W Snow Ave., Tampa.
Marriage equality activist Jimmy Creech (Adam's Gift: A Memoir of a Pastor's Calling to Defy the Church's Persecution of Lesbians and Gays) will discuss and sign his book at 6 p.m. today at Lakewood United Methodist Church, 5995 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. S, St. Petersburg.
Creative Late Bloomers blogger and former St. Petersburg Times book editor Margo Hammond will conduct a Persistence of Memory Memoir Writing Workshop at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Dalí Museum, 1 Dalí Blvd., St. Petersburg. The $65 cost includes light refreshments. Registration required; go to www.thedali.org.
Mystery writers James W. Hall (Dead Last) and Lisa Unger (Darkness, My Old Friend) will discuss and sign their books at 7 p.m. Thursday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa.
James W. Hall (Dead Last) will read and sign his book at 1 p.m. Saturday at Circle Books, 478 John Ringling Blvd., Sarasota; and at 4 p.m. Saturday at Haslam's Book Store, 2025 Central Ave., St. Petersburg.
St. Petersburg Quakers and ProNica present Paul Dix (Nicaragua: Surviving the Legacy of U.S. Policy) discussing his book of interviews and photographs at 7 p.m. Friday at St. Petersburg Friends Meeting House, 130 19th Ave. SE.
Swiyyah Nadirah Muhammad (Don't Call Me Crazy! I'm Just in Love) will discuss and sign her novel about dealing with mental illness at noon Saturday at James Weldon Johnson Branch Library, 1059 18th Ave. S, St. Petersburg.
Times outdoors/fitness editor Terry Tomalin (Everyday Adventures) will sign his travel guide at 2 p.m. Saturday at Barnes & Noble USF St. Petersburg, 500 Third St. S.