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Joyce Carol Oates & Okey Ndibe Get Booked

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

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Novelist Joyce Carol Oates and Buzzfeed Books editor Isaac Fitzgerald will headline a conversation event at The Strand. Hear them on Monday, February 17th starting 7 p.m. (New York, NY)

Author Okey Ndibe will read from his new book Foreign Gods at The Soap Factory. See him on Friday, February 21st starting 7 p.m. (Minneapolis, MN)

Peter McCartySusan JeffersRosemary WellsPeter Sís, and Chris Raschka, five collaborators, will sit at a panel to talk about the What’s Your Favorite Animal? children’s book. Meet them on Saturday, February 22nd at Books of Wonder from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (New York, NY)

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