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Tonight! Back to Print launches its first children's book, The Wild Pumpkin Patch at Galerie F. The night features story time with the author, live music from Philip Toscan, and arts & crafts. Kid-friendy, 6 pm.

Tonight! Union Street Gallery hosts Union Street Beat, a poetry open mic. Stop by for poetry, complimentary food and plenty of art to peruse, 6:30 pm.

Tonight! The author of Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, Ann Brashares, will be signing her new novel The Here and Now at the Skokie Barnes & Noble, 7 pm.

Tonight! Bad Grammar Theatre is back for their monthy reading, featuring readings from established and emerging authors alike, 8:30 pm.

Saturday! Celebrate Indie's First Storytime, an initiative that brings authors and illustrators to independent bookstores, at the Book Cellar with Esme Raji Codell, 11 am.

Saturday! Eden Unger Bowditch, YA author of The Young Inventors Guild discussed her work at the Sulzer Regional Library, 2 pm.

Sunday! Make your way to The Savoy for LiveLit show That's All She Wrote, 8 pm.

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