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David Levithan & Mary Simses Get Booked

Here are some literary events to pencil in your calendar this week.

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Scholastic editorial director David Levithan will celebrate the launch of his new young adult novel, Two Boys Kissing. Join in on Tuesday, August 27th at Books of Wonder starting 6 p.m. (New York, NY)

Author Mary Simses will headline an event to discuss her new novel, The Irresistible Blueberry Bakeshop & Cafe. See her on Thursday, August 29th at the West Boca Branch Library starting 2:30 p.m. (Boca Raton, FL)

Collaborators Evangelina Soza and Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack will appear together at an event to sign copies of their book, . Meet them on Friday, August 30th at Costco starting 11 a.m. (Brandon, FL)

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