Tuesday

A Book Bash will be held for Alice Walker, author of "We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For," on Tuesday 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. Admission is $15. Reservations are requested. Free parking is available behind the Visitors Center on Crescent Avenue. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.

Wednesday

John Jakes, author of "The Gods of Newport," will discuss and sign his work at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday 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.

Thursday

Nelson DeMille, author of "Wild Fire," will discuss and sign copies of his work on Thursday 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. Admission is $10. Reservations are requested. Free parking is available behind the Visitors Center on Crescent Avenue. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.

Friday

Sen. John Edwards, author of "Home: The Blueprints of our Lives," will discuss and sign his work at 7:30 p.m. Friday 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.

Saturday

John Connolly, author of "The Book of Lost Things," will sign copies of his work at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Chapter 11 Bookstore located at 220 Johnson Ferry Road in Sandy Springs. Call 404-256-5518 or visit www.chapter11books.com.

Nov. 20

Melissa Fay Greene, author of "There Is No Me Without You," will sign copies of her work at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Emory Commons Chapter 11 Bookstore located at 2091 N. Decatur Road in Atlanta. Call 404-325-1505 or visit www.chapter11books.com.

A Book Bash will be held for Scott Turow, author of "Limitations," on Nov. 20 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. Admission is $15. Reservations are requested. Free parking is available behind the Visitors Center on Crescent Avenue. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.

Nov. 27

Thomas Lux, author of "The Cradle Place," will read from his work at 7:15 p.m. Nov. 27 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.

Nov. 28

Amy Sedaris, author of "I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence" will talk about and sign copies of her work at 7:15 p.m. Nov. 28 at the Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St. in Decatur. The free event is sponsored by Outwrite Books and the Georgia Center for the Book. Call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225 or visit www.georgiacenterforthebook.org.

Nov. 30

James Alexander Thom, author of "St. Patrick's Battalion," will discuss and sign his work at 7:15 p.m. Nov. 30 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.

Dec. 4

Richard Ford, author of "The Lay of the Land," will discuss and sign his work on Dec. 4 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. Admission is $10. Reservations are requested. Free parking is available behind the Visitors Center on Crescent Avenue. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.

Dec. 7

Hank Klibanoff and Gene Roberts, authors of "The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation," will discuss and sign their work on Dec. 7 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. Admission is $10. Reservations are requested. Free parking is available behind the Visitors Center on Crescent Avenue. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.