Bookmarks: Author events, book signings, virtual events and more

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"The 15 Geniuses Behind the Lens" by Gary Olsen
"The 15 Geniuses Behind the Lens" by Gary Olsen

Discussing Kate

Author and historian Gary Olsen (“The 15 Geniuses Behind The Lens: How The Greatest Film Directors Shaped The Movies We See Today”) continues his lecture on the life of actress Katharine Hepburn, 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island’s Meet the Author event at the Casino, 550 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island, Ga. Free for members, $10 for guests.

New novel

Florida author Renee Anduze introduces “Take a Left at Tomorrow,” noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Chamblin’s Uptown, 215 N. Laura St.

Signing

Children’s author and pilot Tom Lockie, “Come Fly With Me” 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, The Book Loft, 214 Centre St., Fernandina Beach.

Now out

“Trivia Matters: A Trivia Host Sourcebook” by William Wildey and Edward Mickolus, Test your own knowledge. Host a trivia night with friends. Use this as a source for a weekly game.

Virtual

Author Joyce Meyer discusses her book “The Power of Thank You: Discover the Joy of Gratitude,” 3 p.m. Tuesday, Barnes & Noble online, ticketed, bnjoycemeyer.eventbrite.com.

Author Claudia Oshry presents “Girl With No Job: The Crazy Beautiful Life of an Instagram Thirst Monster,” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Barnes & Noble online, ticketed, bnclaudiaoshry.eventbrite.com.

YA author Malinda Yo discusses her National Book Award winner, “Last Night at the Telegraph Club,” 7 p.m. Wednesday, Barnes & Noble online, see bnmalindalo.eventbrite.com to register.

Author Isabel Allende introduces her new novel “Violeta,” 6 p.m. Thursday, Barnes & Noble online, ticketed, bnisabelallende.eventbrite.com.

Storytime with Ms. Dearsha, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Story & Song Facebook Live.

Author Fiona Davis introduces her new novel “The Magnolia Palace,” 6 to 7 p.m. Saturday, The BookMark online, www.crowdcast.io/e/an-evening-with-fiona.

Send Bookmarks information to brandysbookmarks1@outlook.com (don’t forget the 1). Announcements must arrive seven days before the Sunday of publication. Events free and open to all unless stated and always subject to change.

This article originally appeared on Florida Times-Union: Bookmarks: Author events, book signings, virtual events and more