Wednesday, Sept. 9
Roslyn author Kathleen Bridge discusses and signs copies of "Better Homes and Corpses," a Hamptons Home & Garden mystery. At 7 p.m., Bryant Library, 2 Paper Mill Rd., Roslyn; 516-621-2240, bryantlibrary.org
Thursday, Sept. 10
Flanders resident Rose Nigro reads her children's book "A Duck's Tail: The Story of the Big Duck in Flanders, New York" at a storytime geared toward grandparents and children. Bring a blanket; rain date is Sept. 17. At 4 p.m., The Big Duck, 1012 Flanders Rd. (Route 24), Flanders; 631-727-3228, riverheadlibrary.org
Sag Harbor author Susan Pashman speaks about and signs copies of her novel "Upper West Side Story." At 7 p.m., Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington; 631-271-1442, bookrevue.com
Saturday, Sept. 12
Fox News meteorologist Janice Dean reads from and signs copies of her children's book, "Freddy the Frogcaster and the Huge Hurricane." At 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, Country Glen Center, 91 Old Country Rd., Carle Place; 516-741-9850.
Bloomfield College professor Richard Hart gives a talk, "Moral Progress in John Steinbeck's 'The Winter of our Discontent,' " part of Sag Harbor's HarborFest. At 5 p.m., Canio's Books, 290 Main St., Sag Harbor; 631-725-4926, caniosbooks com