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Kevin Pollak, Whitney Otto & Dylan Tomine Get Booked

Here are some literary events to jump-start your week. 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.

Kevin Pollak will discuss his new book, How I Slept My Way to the Middle, at a signing event. See him on Wednesday, November 7th at the Barnes & Noble (The Grove at Farmers Market) starting 7 p.m. (Los Angeles, CA)

Whitney Otto will talk about her new novel, Eight Girls Taking Pictures, at a reading event. Hear her on Wednesday, November 7th at Powell’s (City of Books on Burnside) starting 7:30 p.m. (Portland, OR)

Dylan Tomine will headline a reading and signing event for his new title, Closer to the Ground. Check it out on Saturday, November 10th at Sports Basement (Presidio Location) starting 4 p.m. (San Francisco, CA)

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