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MAY 31

•Jeff Shaara will discuss and sign “Chain of Thunder,” 6:30 p.m. at the Libertyville Civic Center, 135 W. Church St., Libertyville.

•Sedena and George Cappannelli will discuss and sign “Do Not Go Gently: A Guide to Living Consciously and Aging Wisely For People Who Weren’t Born Yesterday,” 6:30 p.m. at City Lit Bookstore, 2523 N. Kedzie.

•Jordan Matter will discuss and sign “Dancers Among Us: A Celebration of Joy in the Everyday,” 7 p.m. at the Chicago Photography Center, 3301 N. Lincoln.

•Andrea Lochen will discuss and sign “The Repeat Year!” 7 p.m. at the Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln.

JUNE 1

•Sedena and George Cappannelli will discuss and sign “Do Not Go Gently: A Guide to Living Consciously and Aging Wisely For People Who Weren’t Born Yesterday,” all day at Chicago Whole Life Expo at the Schaumburg Convention Center, wholelifeexpo.com.

•Ted Anton will discuss and sign “The Longevity Seekers: Science, Business and the Fountain of Youth,” 2 p.m. at the Centuries & Sleuths, 7419 Madison St., Forest Park.

•Divya Srinivasan will discuss and sign “Octopus Alone,” 2 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

•Jordan Matter will discuss and sign “Dancers Among Us: A Celebration of Joy in the Everyday,” 4 p.m. at City Lit Boks, 2523 N. Kedzie.

•Jordan Matter will discuss and sign “Dancers Among Us: A Celebration of Joy in the Everyday,” 8 p.m. at Victory Gardens Biograph Theatre, 2433 N. Lincoln.

JUNE 2

•Sedena and George Cappannelli will discuss and sign “Do Not Go Gently: A Guide to Living Consciously and Aging Wisely For People Who Weren’t Born Yesterday,” all day at Chicago Whole Life Expo at the Schaumburg Convention Center, wholelifeexpo.com.

•Jordan Matter will discuss and sign “Dancers Among Us: A Celebration of Joy in the Everyday,” 3 p.m. at Victory Gardens Biograph Theatre, 2433 N. Lincoln.

JUNE 3

•Kenneth N. Green will discuss and sign “I’m From Division Street,” 10 a.m. at the Arlington Heights Senior Center, 1801 W. Central Rd., Arlington Heights. Admission is $10. Call (847) 925-6300; harpercollege.edu/ce.

JUNE 4

•Kenneth N. Green will discuss and sign “I’m From Division Street,” 7 p.m. at Glenview Public Library, 1930 Glenview Rd., Glenview. Free. To register: (847) 729-7500; glenviewpl.org.

•Amy Sue Nathan will discuss and sign “The Glass Wives,” 7 p.m. at the Flossmoor Public Library,” 1000 Sterling Ave., Flossmoor.

•Joelle Charbonneau will discuss and sign “The Testing,” 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

•John Rocco will discuss and sign “Super Hair-O and the Barber of Doom,” 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 5112 Main St., Downers Grove.

JUNE 5

•Kenneth N. Green will discuss and sign “I’m From Division Street,” 1 p.m. at Ela Area Public LIbrary District, 275 Mohawk Trail, Lake Zurich. Free. To register: (847) 438-3433.

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

•Eloisa James (“As You Wish,” “Once Upon a Tower”) and Tessa Dare (“Any Duchess Will Do”) will discuss and sign their work, 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Two Doors East, 111 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

•Susan Nussbaum will discuss and sign “Good Kings Bad Kings,” 7:30 p.m. at the Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark.

JUNE 6

•Thomas Dyja will discuss and sign “The Third Coast: When Chicago Built the American Dream,” 5 p.m. at the Metropolitan Planning Council, 140 S. Dearborn, Suite 1400. Tickets: $10 at brownpapertickets.com

•Panel Discussion: “Storytelling and Public History,” featuring artist Samantha Hill, director David Feiner, author Miles Harvey, historian Jennifer Brier and moderator Dawn Turner Trice, 6 p.m. in the Cindy Pritzker Auditorium at the Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State.

•Andrew Carroll will discuss and sign “Here is Where,” 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

JUNE 7

•Jami Attenburg will discuss and sign “The Middlesteins,” 6:30 p.m. at the Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia.

•Daniel James Brown will discuss and sign “The Boys in the Boat,” 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

JUNE 8

•Judy Blume will be featured at a 2 p.m. event at the Tivoli Theatre, 5021 Highland Ave., Downers Grove. There will be a screening of “Tiger Eyes,” based on her book, followed by a Q&A session and book signing. Purchase of the book at Anderson’s Bookshop, 5112 Main St., Downers Grove (or 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville) is required for admission. Additional ticket, $5. More information, call (630) 963-2665.

•“Daddy Cool” release party, featuring Myles and Ben Tanzer, Jason Fisk, Mike Smolarek, Richard Thomas, Pete Anderson, Robert Duffer, Joseph Peterson and Mark Brand, 7 p.m. at the Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln.

•Cat Devon will discuss and sign “Sleeping With the Entity,” 2 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

JUNE 12

•Wenonah Hunter will discuss and sign “Foodopoly,” 7 p.m. at the Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln.

JUNE 13

•Thomas Dyja will discuss and sign “The Third Coast: When Chicago Built the American Dream,” 7 p.m. at the Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln.

•Lauren Conrad will discuss and sign “Infamous,” 7 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

JUNE 14

•Young Authors Give Back Tour, featuring Young Adult authors Erin Bowman (“Taken”), Susan Dennard (“Something Strange and Deadly”), Sarah J. Maas (“Throne of Glass”) and Kat Zhang (“What’s Left of Me: The Hybrid Chronicles”), 7-9 p.m. at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville.

•Arnie Bernstine and Michael Corcoran will discuss and sign “Hollywood on Lake Michigan: 100 Years of Chicago and the Movies,” 7 p.m. at Centuries & Sleuths, 7419 Madison St., Forest Park.

JUNE 15

•Susan Schorn will discuss and sign “Smile at Strangers: And Other Lessons in the Art of LIving Fearlessly,” 4 p.m. at Thousand Waves Spa, 1212 W. Belmont.

•Simon Van Booy will discuss and sign “The Illusion of Separateness,” 7 p.m. at the Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln.

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