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Author events on Long Island, week of May 14

Joan Juliet Buck, the former editor of French

Joan Juliet Buck, the former editor of French Vogue, has a memoir, "The Price of Illusion." Credit: Lacombe

Tuesday, May 16

Syosset humorist Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe (“Yiddish for Dog and Cat Lovers”) gives a lecture on “The Three B’s: Brooklyn, the Bronx and the Bungalows of Rockaway Beach.” At 2 p.m., Massapequa Library, 40 Harbor Lane, Massapequa Park; 516-799-0770,

Friday, May 19

Gregg Korrol talks about and signs copies of “The Gifted Storyteller: The Power Is in the Story You Tell.” At 7 p.m., Turn of the Corkscrew, 110 N. Park Ave., Rockville Centre; 516-764-6000,

Saturday, May 20

East Williston resident Hal Bock reads from and signs copies of “Banned: Baseball’s Blacklist of All-Stars and Also-Rans.” At 2 p.m., East Williston Library, 2 Prospect St., East Williston, 516-741-1213,

Former editor of French Vogue Joan Juliet Buck talks about and signs copies of her memoir, “The Price of Illusion.” Register in advance. At 5 p.m., BookHampton, 41 Main St., East Hampton; 631-324-4939,

Sunday, May 21

Newsday crossword editor Stan Newman hosts a program, “Brain Training for Everyone.” Register in advance. At 2 p.m., Great Neck Library, 159 Bayview Ave., Great Neck; 516-466-8055,

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