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Mitchell Jackson, Sofia Hedstrom, & Anna Schori Get Booked

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

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The Residue Years author Mitchell Jackson will appear at Greenlight Bookstore to discuss his new book. Hear him on Wednesday, August 21st starting 7:30 p.m. (Brooklyn, NY)

Have a fashion chat with the authors behind Fashion Manifesto: The Guide for the Style Savvy, Sofia Hedstrom and Anna Schori, at The Strand. Meet them on Wednesday, August 21st starting 7:00 p.m. (New York, NY)

Want to hear stories about magic? Head to HousingWorks Bookstore Cafe for The Moth’s StorySLAM event. Join in on Thursday, August 22nd starting 7:00 p.m. (New York, NY)

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