suntimes
SURGE 
Weather Updates

Literary listings

Updated: June 20, 2012 7:40PM



JUNE 22

• Jennifer Close (“Girls in White Dresses”) and Jen Miller (“The Year of the Gadfly”) will discuss and sign their latest books, 7 p.m. at the Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln.

• St. Sukie de la Croix will discuss and sign “Chicago Whispers: A History of LGBT Chicago Before Stonewall,” 7:30 p.m. at Women & Children First, 5233 N. Clark.

JUNE 25

• Bryan Gruley will discuss and sign “The Skeleton Box,” 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

• Dorothea Benton Frank will discuss and sign Porch Lights, 111 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

JUNE 26

• Patrick Somerville will discuss and sign “This Bright River,” 3:44 p.m. at the Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln.

• Chicago’s Literati Networking Event, 6-9 p.m. at the Hidden Shamrock, 2723 N. Halsted. Registration: $15 in advance; $20 at the door. To register: ChicagoLiterati.eventbrite.com.

• Jennifer Close will discuss and sign “Girls in White Dresses,” 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

JUNE 27

• Catherine Jinks will discuss and sign “The Paradise Trap, 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

• Teresa Milbrodt will discuss and sign “Bearded Women: Stories,” 7:30 p.m. at Women & Children First, 5233 N. Clark.

JUNE 28

• Joe Meno (“Office Girl”), Adam Levin (“Hot Pink”), Lindsay Hunter (“Daddy’s”) will discuss and sign their work, 7 p.m. at the Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln.

• Ridley Pearson will discuss and sign “The Risk Agent,” 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

JUNE 29

• Natalie Bakopoulos (“The Green Shore”) and Patrick Somerville (“This Bright River”) will discuss and sign their new works, 7:30 p.m. at Women & Children First, 5233 N. Clark.

• Sarah Rosenblum will discuss and sign “Herself When She’s Missing,” 7:18 p.m. at the Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln.

JUNE 30

• Jodi Picoult and her daughter Samantha van Leer will discuss and sign “Between the Lines,” 2 p.m. at Wentz Hall, 171 E. Chicago Ave., on the campus of North Central College. Tickets available at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

Send news to: Teresa Budasi, Chicago Sun-Times, 350 N. Orleans, Chicago 60654 or e-mail tbudasi@suntimes.com.



© 2014 Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be copied or distributed without permission. For more information about reprints and permissions, visit www.suntimesreprints.com. To order a reprint of this article, click here.