Blogger Jessica Merchant (Seriously Delish) will discuss and sign her cookbook and demonstrate recipes at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa. Tickets are $40 and include admission and tasting for two and one copy of the book; inkwoodbooks.com.
Alina Garcia-Lapuerta (La Belle Creole: The Cuban Countess Who Captivated Havana, Madrid and Paris) will discuss and sign her biography at 7 p.m. Thursday at Inkwood Books.
Florida author Carol Perry (Caught Dead Handed) will discuss and sign her mystery at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Gulf Beaches Public Library, 200 Municipal Drive, Madeira Beach.
Tampa author Tim Dorsey (Tiger Shrimp Tango) will discuss and sign his comic Florida mystery at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Rocky Bluff Library, 6750 U.S. 301 N, Ellenton; and at 2 p.m. Saturday at South Manatee Library, 6081 26th St. W, Bradenton.
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