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Book notes: Weird Al signs his new children's book at Anderson's

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By Laura Stewart

• Meet author Susanna Calkins as she signs copies of her book "A Murder at Rosamund's Gate" at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at The Book Store, 475 N. Main St., Glen Ellyn. (630) 469-2891 or justthebookstore.com.

• Lake County author GC Rosenquist signs copies of his book of science-fiction short stories, "Nine Lives," from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at This Old Book, 138 Center St., Grayslake. (847) 548-6951 or thisoldbook.com.

• Meet author Sahar Delijani as she discusses and signs copies of her novel "Children of the Jacaranda Tree" at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 24, at The Book Stall at Chestnut Court, 811 Elm St., Winnetka. (847) 446-8880 or thebookstall.com.

• Author Will Schwalbe discusses his best-selling memoir, "The End of Your Life Book Club," in a free program at 7 p.m. Monday, June 24, at the Cook Park Library, 413 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville. Books will be available for purchase and signing. To register, visit the library, call (847) 362-2330 or go to webres.cooklib.org.

• Carlyn Berghoff and Sarah Berghoff McClure discuss and sign copies of their new cookbook, "Cooking for Your Gluten-Free Teen: Everyday Foods the Whole Family Will Love," at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, at The Book Stall at Chestnut Court, 811 Elm St., Winnetka. (847) 446-8880 or thebookstall.com.

• "Bad Monkey" author Carl Hiaasen discusses and signs copies his book at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, at The Book Stall at Chestnut Court, 811 Elm St., Winnetka. (847) 446-8880 or thebookstall.com.

• Singer, musician, actor and author Weird Al Yankovic signs copies of his children's book "My New Teacher and Me!" at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson, Naperville. Purchase Yankovic's book from Anderson's to get a place in the book-signing line. (630) 355-2665 or andersonsbookshop.com.

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