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Wake up from Tryptophan/tofurkey naps with this weekend's literary fare!

Saturday! Swing by the Rogers Park branch of CPL for a discussion of book, Quantum Physics for Poets by Leon M. Lederman, 2pm.

Saturday! Paper Machete sets up shop at The Green Mill for its weekly foray into terrific and topical essays and musical delights, 3pm.

Saturday! The High Hat Club hosts comedians' best barely-there memories at The Blackout Diaries' true drinking tales, 8pm.

Don't forget to support local bookstores for Small Business Saturday! Here are some suggestions:

Open Books
The Book Cellar
City Lit Books
Women & Children First
Uncharted Books
Unabridged Books
Myopic Books
Bucket o'Blood Books & Records
Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Powell's Bookstore
Sandmeyer's Bookstore

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