All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Today

Book Signing with Craig Johnson — Clues Unlimited, 3154 E. Fort Lowell Road. “The Western Star” by Walt Longmire. 3:30-5 p.m. Sept. 10. 326-8533.

Coffee With The Author: Barbara Fredricks — Unity of Tucson, Harmony Hall, 3617 N. Camino Blanco. “Addictions and Family Healing.” 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 10. 322-0832.

Second Sunday (Fiction) Book Group — Antigone Books, 411 N. Fourth Ave. “The Sellout” by Paul Beatty. 2-3:30 p.m. Sept. 10. 792-3715.

Steampunk Book Group — Antigone Books. “Breath of Earth” by Beth Cato. 3:30-5 p.m. Sept. 10.

Monday

Read to a Dog — Kirk-Bear Canyon Public Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. Kids practice reading to service dogs. 6-7 p.m. Mondays. 594-5275.

Tucson Exegetes — Dusenberry-River Public Library, 5605 E. River Road. “Stoner” by John Williams. 6-7:45 p.m. Sept. 11. 1-920-470-3940.

Tuesday

Publishing Workshop — Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Public Library, 7800 N. Schisler Drive. Learn how to submit and publish short essays and stories. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 12. 594-5200.

Wednesday

Literary Fiction Book Club — University of Arizona Poetry Center, 1508 E. Helen St. Discussion of interesting books, mainly fiction, around the theme (Un)conventional Narratives and New Writing. 5-6 p.m. Sept. 13. 626-3765.

Read to A Dog — Murphy-Wilmot Public Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. Children read to therapy dogs to improve reading skills. Ages 4 and up. 3 p.m. Wednesdays. 594-5420.

Thursday

Read to a Dog — Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Public Library. Children read to therapy dogs for practice in a low-stress environment. 5-6 p.m. Thursdays.

UA Prose Series — University of Arizona Poetry Center, 1508 E. Helen St. Joy Williams. 7-9 p.m. Sept. 14. 626-3765.

Friday

Arizona State Museum Used Book Sale — Arizona State Museum North Building, 1013 E. University Blvd. Proceeds benefit the Arizona State Museum Library. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 15; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 16. 205-2553.

Todd Miller Author Event — Antigone Books. “Storming the Wall: Climate Change, Migration, and Homeland Security.” 7-9 p.m. Sept. 15.

Saturday

J. A. Jance Talk and Signing — Mostly Books, 6208 E. Speedway. “Proof of Life.” 5-6:30 p.m. Sept. 16. 571-0110.

Book Talk and Signing with Alberto Ramirez — Mostly Books. “Everything That Could Not Happen Will Happen Now.” 2-3 p.m. Sept. 16.

Main Library Poetry Circle — Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Ave. Monthly poetry discussions, led by docents from the UA Poetry Center. 10:30 a.m.-11:30 p.m. 626-3765.