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Tonight! Sarah Terez Rosenblum hosts local authors reading on obsession at Uncharted Books.

Tonight! John Binder signs The Girl Who Applied Everywhere at Centuries and Sleuths.

Tonight! James VanOsdol reads from We Appreciate Your Enthusiasm: The Oral History of Q101 at Challengers Comics and Conversation.

Saturday! Simple Structures: Bookmaking with Folded Paper workshop at Spudnik Press.

Saturday and Sunday! Middle Coast Zine Fest at Galerie F.

Saturday! Shy Town Girls book release party at Akira.

Sunday! Chicago Writers House Book Fair at Empty Bottle.

Sunday! James Teitelbaum promotes Destination Cocktails - The Traveler's Guide to Superior Libations at Bar DeVille.

Sunday! The 2nd Story presents "Epic Fail: Stories of Extraordinary Blunders" at Webster's Wine Bar.

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