Oct 9 6:00, Hotel Rex 562 Sutter St.Austen à Go-Go: The Enduring Appeal of Jane Austen, featuring: Karen Joy Fowler, Sandy Lerner, Kirke Mechem, Elizabeth Newark
Oct 12 6:00, Verdi Club, 2424 Mariposa Street
Making the Skeleton Dance: Emceed by Litquake co-founder Jane Ganahl and the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto’s Elizabeth Bernstein, featuring: Anita Amirrezvani, Adrienne Arieff, Tiffany Baker, Lucille Lang Day, Bronwen Hruska, Deborah Michel, Janis Cooke Newman, Holly Lynn Payne, Elizabeth Weil
Oct 13 6:00, Forest Books, 3080 16th St.
Who Dunnit? Mysteries featuring: Cara Black, Tony Broadbent, Paul Goldstein, Kelli Stanley, and Barry Willdorf
Oct 13, 7:15, Carte Blanche Gallery, 973 Valencia St.
Squaw Valley Community of Writers featuring: Colleen Morton Busch, Andrew Foster Altschul, Seré Prince Halverson, Thad Nodine, Renée Thompson
And if you need something to wet your whistle before the festivities begin, try
Tacos and Tequila--A North Bay Literary Festival on September 23rd featuring: Michelle Richmond, Vikram Chandra, Jacqueline Winspear, Peter Orner and Alejandro Murguía (This one's at a private house so click on this link to find details)