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Author events on Long Island, week of July 5

Author Colson Whitehead comes to Hampton Library in

Author Colson Whitehead comes to Hampton Library in Bridgehampton on July 10. Photo Credit: Photo by Star Black

Tuesday, July 7

Lucy Sykes, co-author of "The Knockoff" with Jo Piazza, signs copies of the novel. At 7 p.m., BookHampton, 41 Main St., East Hampton; 631-324-4939,


Friday, July 10

Colson Whitehead discusses and signs copies of "The Noble Hustle: Poker, Beef Jerky and Death." Beverages and hors d'oeuvres served, tickets $20. At 5 p.m., Hampton Library, 2478 Main St., Bridgehampton; 631-537-0015,


Saturday, July 11

A.M. Homes, author of "May We Be Forgiven," "The Safety of Objects" and other books, discusses her work. At 6 p.m., Amagansett Free Library, 215 Main St., Amagansett; 631-267-3810,


Saturday, July 11

Mary Norris, author and copy editor at The New Yorker, reads from "Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen." At 5 p.m., Canio's Books, 290 Main St., Sag Harbor; 631-725-4926,


Mother and daughter Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella speak about and sign their new humor memoir, "Does This Beach Make Me Look Fat?: True Stories and Confessions." At 7 p.m., Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington; 631-271-1442,

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