Sunday

"ARISE AND CALL HER BLESSED — A DAUGHTER'S MEMOIR": 2 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. C.D. "Cheri" Collins discusses and signs her book about her mother, her faith and dealing with Alzheimer's. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com

"ACCORDING TO A SOURCE": 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 3712 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie. Abby Stern signs and discusses her novel. (504) 455-4929. barnesandnoble.com.

Monday

"WRITER, SAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY — ERNEST HEMINGWAY'S SECRET ADVENTURES 1935-1961": 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Nicholas E. Reynolds discusses and signs his book about the untold story of Hemingway's life. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

Tuesday

BOLDY BOOKISH YA AUTHOR TOUR: 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Tara Altebrando, Sarah Tolcser, Emery Lord and Brigid Kemmerer discuss their works. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

"THE HIDDEN HUNTSMAN — A CHARLOTTE READE MYSTERY": 2 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Laura Cayouette signs the next in her series. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.  

Wednesday

"ACCORDING TO A SOURCE": 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Abby Stern signs and discusses her novel. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com

Thursday

"MEDIATING MORALITY — THE POLITICS OF TEEN PREGNANCY IN THE POST-WELFARE ERA": 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Clare Daniel discusses her book . (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

"GUMBO LOVE — RECIPES FOR GULF COAST COOKING, ENTERTAINING AND SAVORING THE GOOD LIFE": 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Lucy "LuLu" Buffett discusses, samples and signs her book. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.  

"THE INFINITE," "THE BLOOD OF HEAVEN" AND "MY MOTHER'S HOUSE": 7 p.m., East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie. Nick Mainieri, Kent Wascom and David Armand discuss and sign their respective books. (504) 889-8143. jplibrary.net.

Saturday

"THE LITTLEST STREETCAR": 11:30 a.m., Barnes & Noble, Westbank Center, 1601B West Bank Expressway, Harvey. Vernon Smith reads and signs his book . (504) 263-1146. barnesandnoble.com.

June 11

"THE ARCHITECTURE OF CYBERSECURITY — HOW GENERAL COUNSEL, EXECUTIVES, AND BOARDS OF DIRECTORS CAN PROTECT THEIR INFORMATION ASSETS": 3 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. James Farwell, Virginia Roddy, Yvonne Chalker, Geoffrey C. Elkins and Gary Elkins discuss and sign their book. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.

June 14

"DISASTERS IN THE FIRST WORLD": 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Olivia Clare discusses and signs her debut collection on the impact of larger-than-life forces on everyday people. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

June 17

"BEN HOGAN'S SECRET FUNDAMENTAL — WHAT HE NEVER TOLD THE WORLD": noon, Barnes & Noble, Westbank Center, 1601B West Bank Expressway, Harvey. Larry Miller signs his book about golf legend Ben Hogan. (504) 263-1146. barnesandnoble.com.

"HARD ROLL — A PARAMEDIC'S PERSPECTIVE OF LIFE AND DEATH IN NEW ORLEANS": 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, Westbank Center, 1601B West Bank Expressway, Harvey. Jon McCarthy signs his book . (504) 263-1146. barnesandnoble.com.

June 20

"KINGDOM CONS": 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Yuri Herrera, one of Mexico's top novelists, discusses and signs his book. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

"FIVE LINES NO WAITING — LIMERICKS & SKETCHES": 6 p.m., Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St., New Orleans. Tom McDermott plays music, discusses and signs his book. (504) 895-2266. gardendistrictbookshop.com.  

June 24

"EXIT STRATEGY" 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Lauren Allbright signs her book perfect for summer reading for young people. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

June 25

"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.  

June 27

"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.

June 28

"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.

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" AND "MIDNIGHT AT THE ELECTRIC": 6 p.m., Octavia Books, 513 Octavia St., New Orleans. Sarah Mlynowski and Jodi Lynn Anderson sign and discuss their latest teen novels, respectively. (504) 899-7323. octaviabooks.com.

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 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 SIEG": 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.