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Tonight! Funny Ha-Ha celebrates ten years of live literary delights at the Hideout! All proceeds go to literacy group Sit Stay Read. $10, 6:30 pm.

Tonight! Head over to Challengers Comics where author Sean Dove will be signing copies of Last Days of Danger, 7 pm.

Tonight! Women & Children First hosts Beatriz Badikian-Gartler as she reads from her book of poetry Unveiling the Mind, 7:30 pm.

Tonight! Author Brian Costello presents his second novel, Losing in Gainesville at the Empty Bottle, 9 pm.

Saturday! Tamale Hut Reading Series continues at (where else?) The Tamale Hut Cafe, 7 pm.

Sunday! Jesmyn Ward reads from her book Men we Reaped at Women & Children First, 4:30 pm.

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