Sunday, July 19

Long Island author Hesh Kestin signs copies of his new thriller, "The Lie." At 3 p.m., Westhampton Free Library, 7 Library Avenue, Westhampton Beach; 631-288-3335,

Historian Geoffrey C. Ward discusses and signs copies of "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History," his book with Ken Burns. Tickets $20; register in advance. At 5 p.m., Quogue Library, 90 Quogue St., Quogue; 631-653-4224, ext. 101,


Tuesday, July 21

YouTube personality Miranda Sings signs her book, "Selp-Help." At 7 p.m., wristbands distributed starting at 9 a.m. with purchase of book, Barnes & Noble, 91 Old Country Rd., Carle Place; 516-741-9850


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Wednesday, July 22

ESPN the Magazine founding editor Jon Pessah, a former sports editor at Newsday, talks about and sign signs copies of "The Game: Inside the Secret World of Major League Baseball's Power Brokers." At 6:30 p.m., The Dolphin Bookshop, 299 Main St., Port Washington; 516-767-2650,


Friday, July 24

Journalist Ken Auletta, author of "Three Blind Mice," "Googled" and other books, discusses his work, part of the "Fridays at Five" series. Tickets, $20, include beverages and hors d'oeuvres. At 5 p.m., Hampton Library, 2478 Main St., Bridgehampton, 631-537-0015,