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Jodi Picoult, Linda Fairstein & Jonathan Lethem Get Booked

Here are some literary events to pencil in your calendar. To get your event posted on our calendar, visit our Facebook Your Literary Event page. Please post your event at least one week prior to its date.

Night Watch novelist Linda Fairstein will appear at the Center for Fiction to share practical writing tips for aspiring crime fiction authors. Hear her on Tuesday, February 26th starting 7 p.m. (New York, NY)

The 4th Anniversary Show of the “How I Learned” reading series will take place at the Happy Ending Lounge. Join the party on Wednesday, February 27th starting 8 p.m. (New York, NY)

New York Times bestselling novelist Jodi Picoult will appear at the Union Square branch of Barnes & Noble to talk about her new book, Storyteller. See her on Thursday, February 28th starting 7 p.m. (New York, NY)

Head to the next session of the “Between the Covers” erotic reading series to hear from several different authors. Check it out on Friday, March 1st at the Happy Ending Lounge starting 7 p.m. (New York, NY)

A conversation about book covers and the new novel Dissident Gardens featuring writer Jonathan Lethem and “Talking Covers” blog editor Sean Manning. Hear them on Saturday, March 2nd at the Last Bookstore starting 4 p.m. (Los Angeles, CA)

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