Unless indicated, event is a reading and/or book signing. To list your event in the calendar, contact Lindsey Millar at “Books,” Arkansas Times, P.O. Box 34010, Little Rock, AR 72203, or by phone, 375-2985; fax, 375-3623, or e-mail, lindsey@staging.wordpress-237995-832720.cloudwaysapps.com.

2 Mark Spitzer (“Writer in Residence: Memoir of a Literary Translator”), 7 p.m., FL.


4 Justice Robert Brown (“Defining Moments: Historic Decisions by Arkansas Governors”), 11 a.m., WW.

4 Taylor Eubank (“Alone, Unarmed, Unafraid: Unarmed Reconnaissance during the Vietnam Conflict”) 2 p.m., WW.


4 Shannon Taylor Vannatter (“The White Rose Trilogy”), 12 p.m., TBIB.

5 Tom Franklin (“Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter”), 4:30 p.m., TBIB.


6-12 Central Arkansas Library System’s “Food for Fines” week; one non-perishable food item for cancels fine for overdue books.

10 Marshall Chapman (“They Came to Nashville”), 7 p.m., TBIB.

11 Bill Jones (illustrated comic adaptation of Charles Dickens “A Christmas Carol”) 1 p.m., WW.

12 Judson Hout (“The Ghost of Bud Parrott”), 3 p.m., WW.


13 The Pulpwood Queens discuss “The Imperfectionists” by Tom Rachman, 6:30 p.m., TBIB.

Area bookstores and libraries:

CS: Clinton School of Public Service, Sturgis Hall, 1200 President Clinton Ave., 683-5200.

FCL: Faulkner County Library, 1900 Tyler St., Conway, 501-327-7482

ML: Main Library, 100 Rock St., 918-3000

TBIB: That Bookstore in Blytheville, 316 W. Main St., Blytheville, 870-763-3333

WW: WordsWorth Books & Co., 5920 R St., 663-9198