Tuesday

Kevin Baker, author of "Striver's Row," will discuss and sign his book at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St. in Decatur. Sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book and Chapter 11. The event is free. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

Wednesday

Martha Grimes, author of "The Old Wine Shades," will discuss and sign her book at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St. in Decatur. Sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book and Chapter 11. The event is free. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

Thursday

Sarah Vowell, author of "Assassination Vacation," will discuss and sign her book at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Jimmy Carter Library, 441 Freedom Parkway in Atlanta. The free event is sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book and Chapter 11. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

Feb. 27

Lisa See, author of "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan," will discuss and sign her book at 7 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St. in Decatur. The free event is sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book and Chapter 11. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

March 3

Eric Peterson, author of "Light and Liberty: Reflections on the Pursuit of Happiness," will discuss and sign his book at 7:30 p.m. March 3 at the Jimmy Carter Library, 441 Freedom Parkway in Atlanta. The free event is sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book and Chapter 11. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

March 4

Mary Badham, who played Scout in "To Kill A Mockingbird," will discussion her role in the film at 7:30 p.m. March 4 at Gwinnett University Center, 1000 University Lane in Lawrenceville. The event is part of the Gwinnett Public Library's 2006 Gwinnett Reads program. Coffee, tea and dessert will be served at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $7. Call 770-978-5154 or visit www.gwinnettreads.org.

Steve Berry, author of "The Templar Legacy," will sign his book at 5:30 p.m. March 4 at the Chapter 11 Bookstore at 6237 Roswell Road in Sandy Springs. Free. Call 404-256-5518.

March 5

Sam Heys and Allen B. Goodwin, authors of "The Winecoff Fire: The Untold Story of America's Deadliest Hotel Fire," will discuss and sign their work March 5 at the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum Visitors Center, 990 Peachtree St. in Atlanta. A reception will be held at 3 p.m., and the discussion begins at 4 p.m. The event costs $10. Reservations are requested. Free parking is available behind the Visitors Center on Crescent Avenue. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.

March 6

Frank McKinney, author of "Frank McKinney's Maverick Approach to Real Estate," will discuss and sign his work at 7 p.m. March 6 at the Chapter 11 store at Ansley Mall at 1544 Piedmont Ave. in Atlanta. The event is free. Call 404-872-7986.

William Baldwin, author of "A Gentleman in Charleston and the Manner of His Death," will discuss and sign his book at 7 p.m. March 6 at the Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St. in Decatur. The free event is sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

March 8

A book bash for Rita Mae Brown, author of "Sour Puss," will be held March 8 at the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum Visitors Center, 990 Peachtree St. in Atlanta. A reception will be held at 6 p.m., and a discussion with the author begins at 7 p.m. The event costs $15. Reservations are requested. Free parking is available behind the Visitors Center on Crescent Avenue. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.

Richard Croker, author of "No Greater Courage: A Novel of the Battle of Fredericksburg," will discuss and sign his book at 7 p.m. March 8 at the Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St. in Decatur. The free event is sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

March 10

Scott Walker, author of "Hell's Broke Loose in Georgia: Survival in a Civil War Regiment," will discuss and sign his book at 7:30 p.m. March 10 at the Jimmy Carter Library, 441 Freedom Parkway in Atlanta. The free event is sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

March 16

James Risen, author of "State of War: The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration," will discuss and sign his work March 16 at the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum Visitors Center, 990 Peachtree St. in Atlanta. A reception will be held at 6 p.m., and the discussion begins at 7 p.m. The event costs $10. Reservations are requested. Free parking is available behind the Visitors Center on Crescent Avenue. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.

Elizabeth Dewberry, author of "His Lovely Wife," will discuss and sign her book at 7 p.m. March 16 at the Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St. in Decatur. The free event is sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

March 21

Pearl Cleage, author of "Baby Brother's Blues" will discuss and sign her work March 21 at the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum Visitors Center, 990 Peachtree St. in Atlanta. A reception will be held at 6 p.m., and the discussion begins at 7 p.m. The event costs $10. Reservations are requested. Free parking is available behind the Visitors Center on Crescent Avenue. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.