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For more events or to list author events in our calendar, visit the Press Democrat's events listings at pressdemocrat.com

<strong>SUNDAY (May 4)</strong>

<strong> Ayelet Waldman & Andrew Sean Greer, "Love and Treasure" and "The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells,"</strong> 4 p.m., <em><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Love and Treasure:</span> A spellbinding new novel of contraband masterpieces, tragic love, and the unexpected legacies of forgotten crimes, weaving a tale around the fascinating, true history of the Hungarian Gold Train in the Second World War. <span style="text-decoration: underline;">The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells:</span> A rapturously romantic story of a woman who finds herself transported to the other lives she might have lived. </em>Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera. (415) 927-0960, <a href="http://bookpassage.com" target="_blank">bookpassage.com</a>.

<strong>MONDAY (May 5)</strong>

<strong> Carol Wade Lundberg and Gregory Mahrer, Rivertown Poets A-Museing,</strong> 6:40 p.m., Aqus Cafe, 189 H Street, Santa Rosa. Info, <a href="http://www.facebook.com/RivertownPoetsAMuseingMondays" target="_blank">www.facebook.com/RivertownPoetsAMuseingMondays</a>.

<strong>Murray Silverstein, "Master of Leaves," and Beverly Burch, "How a Mirage Works,"</strong> 7 p.m., Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera. (415) 927-0960, <a href="http://bookpassage.com" target="_blank">bookpassage.com</a>.

<strong>TUESDAY (May 6)</strong>

<strong> Literary Lunch: Marlo Thomas, "It Ain't Over ... Till It's Over,"</strong> 12 p.m., <em>Anyone who has ever tried to make a big life change knows it can be a bit more complicated— and frightening—than that. How do you get up the nerve and confidence to actually take the leap? No one knows better than the women profiled in this powerful book by actress, activist, and bestselling author Marlo Thomas.</em> Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera. (415) 927-0960, <a href="http://bookpassage.com" target="_blank">bookpassage.com</a>.

<strong>WEDNESDAY (May 7)</strong>

<strong> Jillian and Mariko Tamaki, "This One Summer,"</strong> 3 p.m., <em>New teen graphic novel from two creators with true literary clout. Cousins Mariko and Jillian Tamaki, the team behind 'Skim,' have collaborated on this gorgeous, heartbreaking, and ultimately hopeful story about a girl on the cusp of childhood - a story of renewal and revelation. </em>Copperfield's Books, 140 Kentucky St., Petaluma. 762-0563, <a href="http://copperfieldsbooks.com" target="_blank">copperfieldsbooks.com</a>.

<strong>THURSDAY (May 8)</strong>

<strong> Susan Wiggs, "The Apple Orchard,"</strong> 6 p.m., <em>New York Times bestselling author Susan Wiggs brings readers into the lush abundance of Sonoma County, in a story of sisters, friendship and the invisible bonds of history that are woven like a spell around us. </em> Copperfield's Books, 775 Village Court, Santa Rosa, 578-8938, <a href="http://copperfieldsbooks.com" target="_blank">copperfieldsbooks.com</a>.

<strong>Jed Diamond, "Relief for Men: How to Use the Revolutionary Tools of Energy Healing to Live Well,"</strong> 7 p.m., <em>Energy healing techniques based on ancient wisdom and cutting-edge science that are designed to neutralize stress so that you can regain inner strength and power in your life--without talk therapy or drugs. </em> Copperfields Books, 106 Matheson Street, Healdsburg, <a href="http://bookpassage.com" target="_blank">bookpassage.com</a>.

<strong>FRIDAY (May 9)</strong>

<strong> Mike Robbins, "Nothing Changes Until You Do,"</strong> 7 p.m., <em>These 40 inspiring essays, which are real tales from Mike's own life and the lives of his clients, boil down some of the most important lessons Mike has learned on his own personal journey—and as he's traveled throughout the country for over a decade speaking to groups of all kinds. With themes spanning from the importance of trusting yourself to the benefits of vulnerability to the strength inherent in embracing change, this book shows you how to get out of your own way and make peace with yourself.</em> Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera. (415) 927-0960, <a href="http://bookpassage.com" target="_blank">bookpassage.com</a>.

<strong>SATURDAY (May 10)</strong>

<strong> Young at Heart, Library Open Mic,</strong> 10 a.m., Santa Rosa Central Library, 211 E St., Santa Rosa. Info, <a href="http://www.redwoodwriters.org" target="_blank">www.redwoodwriters.org</a>.

<em> To submit book events for consideration in this column, contact Sara Peyton at sara.peyton@gmail.com at least three weeks in advance of the event.</em>

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