Tampa author Tim Dorsey (Clownfish Blues) will sign his 20th novel about Serge Storms at 1 p.m. Jan. 29 at Book Bank, 13002 Seminole Blvd., No. 8 (Piccadilly Square), Largo; and at 3 p.m. today at Countryside Library, 2642 Sabal Springs Drive, Clearwater.
Carol J. Perry (Murder Go Round) will discuss and sign the fourth book in her Witch City Mystery series at noon Feb. 4 at Gulf Beaches Library, 200 Municipal Drive, Madeira Beach.
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