Sunday

"MARK OF THE FALLEN — A FALLEN NOVEL": 2 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Tanisha D. Jones discuses and signs her book. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.  

Tuesday

"HOME FRONT TO BATTLEFRONT — AN OHIO TEENAGER IN WORLD WAR II": 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Former U.S. Ambassador and White House aide Frank Lavin discusses and signs the book about his father's experiences in the war. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

"OF SCIONS AND MEN" AND "THE CURSE MANDATE — THE DARK CHOIR BOOK 3": 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Louisiana writers Courtney and J.P. Sloan discuss and sign their books, respectively.

"THE CARTEL 7 — ILLUMINATI — ROUNDTABLE OF THE BOSSES": 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 3721 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie. Ashley and JaQuavis sign the next book in their series. (504) 455-4929. barnesandnoble.com.

"NEW ORLEANS — CITY OF MY HEART": 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie. Mary Emma Dutreix Pierson reads and discusses her new book of poetry. (504) 889-8143. jplibrary.net.

Wednesday

"HOME FRONT TO BATTLEFRONT — AN OHIO TEENAGER IN WORLD WAR II": 6 p.m., U.S. Freedom Pavilion, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Frank Lavin presents and signs his book about his father's experiences in the war. RSVP required. (504) 528-1944, ext. 412. nationalww2museum.org.

"A CAJUN IN FRANCE — JOURNEYS TO ASSIMILATION": 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie. Sydney P. Bellard discusses and signs his book about the heritage of his French family and other immigrants. (504) 889-8143. jplibrary.net.

Thursday

"SHOT — 101 SURVIVORS OF GUN VIOLENCE IN AMERICA": 7 p.m., Treo, 3835 Tulane Ave., New Orleans. Author Kathy Shorr is joined by four victims of gun violence for a panel discussion, with signing following. (504) 650-9844. treonola.com

July 6

"SPIRITUALISM IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY NEW ORLEANS": 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie. Melissa Daggett discusses her book. (504) 889-8143. jplibrary.net

"15 DAYS OF HELL — ONE MAN'S BATTLE FOR PELEIU": 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie. Lew Shuman discusses the diary and memoir of Dr. Jordan Winer of his time as a Navy corpsman on the island in World War II.  (504) 889-8143. jplibrary.net

July 11

"THE DEVIL'S MUSE — A MAUREEN COUGHLIN NOVEL": 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Bill Loehfelm discusses and signs his latest Coughlin work. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.  

"I SEE LONDON, I SEE FRANCE," "MIDNIGHT AT THE ELECTRIC," "BE TRUE TO ME" AND "THE UNEXPECTED EVERYTHING": 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Sarah Mlynowski, Jodi Lynn Anderson, Adele Griffin and Morgan Matson sign and discuss their latest teen novels, respectively. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

"A LIFE IN JAZZ": 6:30 p.m., Algiers Regional Library, 3014 Holiday Drive, New Orleans. Contributor Gwen Thompkins discusses author Danny Barker's book and legacy. (504) 596-2641. nolalibrary.org.

July 12

"HUNGER — A MEMOIR OF (MY) BODY: 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Roxane Gay discusses her book with local author Maurice Carlos Ruffin. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

July 13

"THE BAYOU BOGEYMAN PRESENTS HOODOO AND VOODOO": 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie. Laura Roach Dragon discusses her book about spooky campfire stories. (504) 889-8143. jplibrary.net

July 18

"THE SHADOW TIGER — BILLY MCDONALD, WINGMAN TO CHENNAULT": 6 p.m., U.S. Freedom Pavilion, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Willliam C. "Billy" McDonald III presents and signs the book about his father's experiences. RSVP required. (504) 528-1944, ext. 412. nationalww2museum.org.

July 20

"THINGS LIKE THE TRUTH — OUT OF MY LATER YEARS": 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Ellen Gilchrist discusses and signs her nonfiction essays. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com

July 25

"A HOUSE AMONG THE TREES" AND "AND THE DARK SACRED NIGHT": 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Julia Glass discusses and signs her two books. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

July 30

"LINCOLN'S PATHFINDER: JOHN C. FRÉMONT AND THE VIOLENT ELECTION OF 1856": 2 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. John Bicknell discusses and signs his book about the pre-Civil War vote. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.  

July 31

"MONSTER HUNTER SIEGE": 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Larry Correia discusses and signs the sixth book in his Monster Hunter International series. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.