Book events


Sunday, Sept. 27

  • WOMEN WRITERS ON TIME: 4-6 p.m., Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive. Six local women writers ­— Renee Bacher, Claire Boudreaux Bateman, Dorothy Early Davis, Ronlyn Domingue, Laurie Lynn Drummond and Jacqueline Dee Parker — will reflect on “time” in prose and poetry. Free. (225) 753-4226.

Thursday, Oct. 1

  • TEEN BLOCKBUSTER BOOK TRIVIA: 4-6 p.m., River Center Branch Library, 120 St. Louis St. Teens and tweens can test their knowledge of blockbuster books, including “Harry Potter,” “Divergent,” “Percy Jackson,” “The Mortal Instruments” and “Twilight.” There will be food and prizes.

Saturday, Oct. 3

  • SHOWCASE OF WOMEN AUTHORS: 2-6 p.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Meet and chat with women authors about their books. Various books will be available for purchase and autographs.

Wednesday, Oct. 7

  • AUTHOR-ILLUSTRATOR PROGRAM: 7 p.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Free program featuring David A. Adler, author of the “Cam Jansen” series, who will talk about “I Love to Write.” On Thursday, Oct. 8, from 8 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Adler will conduct a “My Writing Life” workshop. The fee is $25 for adults and $10 for college students with ID. (225) 231-3760.


Wednesday, Oct. 7

  • MODERN WAR STORIES BOOK CLUB: 6 p.m., Lafayette Parish Main Library, second floor, 301 West Congress St. Join the newly formed book club, which meets on the first Wednesday of each month. Up for discussion: “Demon Camp: A Soldier’s Exorcism” by Jennifer Percy.