Sunday, August 16

National Book Award winner Tim Weiner, author of "Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA," discusses and signs copies of his new book, "One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon." Tickets $20, register in advance. At 5 p.m., Quogue Library, 90 Quogue St., Quogue; 631-653-4224, ext. 101,


Wednesday, Aug. 19

National Book Award finalist Emily St. John Mandel talks about and signs copies of her novel "Station Eleven." At 7:30 p.m., Sachem Library, 150 Holbrook Rd., Holbrook, 631-588-5024, ext. 247,


Thursday, Aug. 20

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Eddie Joyce speaks about and signs copies of his debut novel, "Small Mercies." At 7 p.m., Books & Books, 130 Main St., Westhampton Beach; 631-998-3260,


Friday, Aug. 21

Loeb Award-winning New York Times reporter Stephanie Clifford reads and signs copies of her novel, "Everybody Rise." At 5 p.m., Canio's Books, 290 Main St., Sag Harbor; 631-725-4926,

Actress and author Brooke Shields, appearing with director and choreographer Kathleen Marshall, speaks about and signs copies of her memoir, "There Was a Little Girl: The Real Story of My Mother and Me." Tickets $20. At 5 p.m., Hampton Library, 2478 Main St., Bridgehampton; 631-537-0015,