Baton Rouge

Sunday, Nov. 26

Author Event: Noon, Barnes & Noble, 2590 CitiPlace. Neal Bertrand, author of "Rice Cooker Meals, Slow Cooker Meals: Easy Home Cooking for Busy People" and "Down-Home Cajun Cooking Favorites!" will be signing copies of his books.

Author Event: 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 2590 CitiPlace. Gary L. Stewart and Susan Mustafa, authors of "The Most Dangerous Animal of All: Searching for My Father ... and Finding the Zodiac Killer," will be signing copies of their book.

Tuesday, Nov. 28

Science Fiction Book Club: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., EBR Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. The club will discuss "Oryx and Crake" by Margaret Atwood.

FYA Book Club: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., EBR Fairwood Branch Library, 12910 Old Hammond Highway. For adults who like to read young adult novels. The club will discuss "Unwind" by Neal Shusterman.

Thursday, Nov. 30

Speakeasy Writers Workshop: 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m., EBR Central Branch Library, 11260 Joor Road. A gathering for writers of any genre. Meet other local writers, do creativity exercises and discuss work in a fun, casual environment. Light refreshments will be served. (225) 262-2640.

Sunday, Dec. 3

Author Event: 1 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 7707 Bluebonnet Blvd. Author Kaylin Haynes will be signing copies of her book, Rising Above the Rubbish." 

Lafayette

Tuesday, Nov. 28

Book Club: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., LP East Regional Library, 215 La Neuville Road, Youngsville. The club will discuss "The Revenant" by Michael Punke.