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Author events, book signings, virtual events and more


Book sale

The Friends of the Jacksonville Public Library are having a big bag sale Thursday (4-8 p.m., members only, join the door, BOGO), Friday (4-8 p.m.) and Saturday (10 a.m.-4 p.m.) buy two , get one free at their bookstore, 3435 University Blvd. NOT.


Author Suzanne Hurley and photographer Harlan Hambright discuss their book, “Great Houses of Historic Brunswick” at the Meet the Author of the Literary Guild of St. Simons Island event at 10:30 am Monday at the Casino, 550 Beachview Drive, St. Simons, Ga Free for members, $ 10 for guests.


Author, Dr Teresa Van Woy, discusses her memoir “Wild Flower: A Tale of Transcendence,” Thursday at 7 p.m., San Marco Books and More, 1971 San Marco Blvd.


The Story & Song Fiction Book Club discusses “The Social Graces” by Renee Rosen, 5 to 6:15 p.m. Thursday, 1430 Park Ave., Fernandina Beach.


Author Kara Joseph discusses “If Wine Could Talk,” Friday at 4 p.m., Story & Song Bookstore Bistro, 1430 Park Ave., Fernandina Beach.

For backgrounds

Author James Ponti discusses his mid-level works (“City Spies”, “Framed”, Dead City “) 2:00 pm Saturday, Story & Song Bookstore, 1430 Park Ave., Fernandina Beach.


Author Dr. Eddie Glaude Jr. (“Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own”), Workshop 904WARD, Saturday 10 am to 2 pm, San Marco Books and More, 1971 San Marco Blvd.


Author Alayne Smith, “Ellen and the Three Predictions, Saturday at 10 am, The Book Loft, 214 Center St., Fernandina Beach.

Virtual events

Author and musician T-Pain discusses his book “Can I Mix You A Drink,” Tuesday at 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble online, with ticket, bntpain.eventbrite.com

Author Marissa Meyer presents her novel “Gilded”, Wednesday at 7pm, Barnes & Noble online, ticket office, bnmarissameyer.eventbrite.com

Author and actress Drew Barrymore discusses his book “Rebel Homemaker: Food, Family, Life,” Thursday at 7pm, Barnes & Noble online, with ticket, bndrewbarrymore.eventbrite.com

Children’s author Ethan Long presents “From Season to Season” Saturday at 9 am, The BookMark online, crowdcast.io/e/ethan-long-author-story

Storytime with Ms. Dearsha, 10:30 am and 11:30 am Saturday, Story & Song Facebook Live.

Save this date

Buy your tickets for bestselling author Amor Towles’ introduction to Jacksonville of his new book, “The Lincoln Highway,” at 7 pm Saturday, November 13, on the San Marco Books and More Facebook page.

Now out

“Terrorist Events Worldwide 2019-2020”, the 19th in a series on terrorism from Nocotee author and retired CIA analyst Edward Mickolus.

Send the bookmark information to [email protected] (don’t forget 1). Ads must arrive seven days before Sunday of publication. Free events open to all unless otherwise indicated and always subject to change.