The Lucky Funeral Poetry Tour, featuring poets Nicole Steinberg (Getting Lucky), JD Scott (Night Errands), Niina Pollari (Book Four) and Marisa Crawford (8th Grade Hippie Chic), will appear at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa
Warren Firschein and Laura Kepner (A Brief History of Safety Harbor) will discuss and sign their book at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 Second St. N.
Clearwater Main Library's 21st annual Afternoon With the Authors, featuring Pam Brandon, Katie Farmand and Heather McPherson, the authors of Field to Feast: Recipes Celebrating Florida Farmers, Chefs, and Artisans, will take place at 12:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at the library, 100 Osceola Ave. Tickets cost $17; for reservations, call (727) 536-7737.
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