• Meet children's book authors Kelly Barnhill ("The Witch's Boy") and Elana K. Arnold ("The Question of Miracles") as they discuss their works at a breakfast/snack author event at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, at The Book Stall at Chestnut Court, 811 Elm St., Winnetka. Registration is required. (847) 446-8880 or thebookstall.com.
• "One of Us" author Tawni O'Dell discusses and signs copies of her book at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Warren-Newport Public Library, 224 N. O'Plaine Road, Gurnee. Register online at wnpl.info.
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• Meet author Mary Kubica as she discusses her book "The Good Girl" at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, at the Lake Forest Bookstore, 680 N. Western Ave., Lake Forest. Register at (847) 234-4420.
-- Laura Milbrath Stewart