Author Bettina L. Love ("Hip Hop's Li'l Sistas Speak: Negotiating...

Author Bettina L. Love ("Hip Hop's Li'l Sistas Speak: Negotiating Hip Hop Identities and Politics in the New South") delivers the 2016 James Baldwin Lecture on Nov. 9 at Adelphi University. Credit: Tiffany Stubbs

Sunday, Nov. 6

East Meadow native Camille Perri talks about and signs copies of her debut novel, “The Assistants.” At 2 p.m., Great Neck Library, 159 Bayview Ave., Great Neck; 516-466-8055,

Monday, Nov. 7

Bayville author Bill Bleyer talks about his book “Sagamore Hill: Theodore Roosevelt’s Summer White House.” At 7 p.m., Sachem Public Library, 150 Holbrook Rd., Holbrook; 631-588-5024,

Wednesday, Nov. 9

Bettina L. Love, author of “Hip Hop’s Li’l Sistas Speak,” delivers the 2016 James Baldwin Lecture. At 7 p.m., Adelphi University, Ruth S. Harley University Center, Thomas Dixon Lovely Ballroom, 1 South Ave., Garden City; 516-877-4555,

Saturday Nov. 12

Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, founder and chair of the NYC Landmarks50 Alliance, discusses and signs copies of her book “The Landmarks of New York: An Illustrated Comprehensive Record of New York City’s Historic Buildings.” At 5 p.m., BookHampton, 41 Main St., East Hampton; 631-324-4939,

Sunday, Nov. 13

Huntington author Alyson Richman (“The Lost Wife”) talks about and signs her new novel, “The Velvet Hours.” At 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 4000 E. Jericho Tpke., East Northport; 631-462-0208

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