Peter Golenbock (George: The Poor Little Rich Boy Who Built the Yankee Empire) will sign his biography of George Steinbrenner at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Haslam's Book Store, 2025 Central Ave., St. Petersburg.
Tammar Stein (High Dive) will talk about and sign her YA novel at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 Second St. N.
St. Petersburg Times copy editor Ian Vasquez (Lonesome Point) will read and sign his noir novel at 7 p.m. Thursday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa.
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