Friends of the Longmont Library is hosting its annual book sale Nov. 18-21 at the Longmont Public Library, 409 4th Ave., Longmont; friendsofthelongmontlibrary.org.
Alison Ames will sign “To Break a Covenant” at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 18 at Boulder Book Store; $5; boulderbookstore.net.
Musa Starseed will host “Shadows on Shadows,” a poetry, music and dance event at 10 p.m. Nov. 19 at Trident Booksellers & Cafe; $10-$15; fb.me/e/14hCBwrXz.
Lisa Brown Roberts will host a write-in at the Wandering Jellyfish Bookshop as part of November’s National Novel Writing Month at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 19; twjbookshop.com.
The Longmont Book Club will discuss “Alice I Have Been” by Melanie Benjamin at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 20 at Barbed Wire Books; meetup.com/thelongmontbookclub.
Julie Hedlund will read from her picture book “Over Bear, Under Where” at 11 a.m. Nov. 20 at Wandering Jellyfish Bookshop; twjbookshop.com.
Signe Myers Hovem will discuss “The Space In Between: An Empath’s Field Guide” at 1 p.m. Nov. 20 at Barnes and Noble; smhovem.com.
Read Woke Book Club, for teens in grades sixth through 12, will discuss “Hearts Unbroken” by Cynthia Leitich Smith at 4:15 p.m. Nov. 23 as part of its November theme of Native American Voices at the Erie Community Library, 400 Powers Street, Erie; bit.ly/eriereadwoke.
E. J. Levy will discuss “The Cape Doctor” with Boulder Book Store’s Arsen Kashkashian and KGNU’s Maeve Conran on the air at KGNU at 9 a.m. Nov. 25; boulderbookstore.net.
Colorado landscape photographer John Fielder will discuss “Weld County” at 11 a.m. Nov. 27 at Barnes and Noble; johnfielder.com.
Jen Simmons will sign “Shipley’s Secrets” at 2 p.m. Nov. 27 at the Used Book Emporium; usedbookemporium.net.
Joshua Coombes will sign “Do Something for Nothing: Seeing Beneath the Surface of Homelessness, Through the Simple Act of a Haircut” at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 30 at Boulder Book Store; $5; boulderbookstore.net.
Game of Thrones Book Group meets at 6 p.m. every first and third Wednesday at Barbed Wire Books, barbedwirebooks.net.
Hillary Allen will sign “Out and Back: A Runner’s Story of Survival Against All Odds” at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 1 at Boulder Book Store; $5; boulderbookstore.net.
First Thursdays Book Group meets at 2 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month and will discuss “Isaac’s Storm: A Man, A Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History” by Erik Larson at 2 p.m. Dec. 2 at Longmont Library, 409 Fourth Ave, Longmont; email@example.com.
Hayden Dansky will discuss and perform poetry from their book “I Would Tell You A Secret” at 6 p.m. Dec. 2 at Trident Booksellers & Cafe; tridentcafe.com.
Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers winter party will take place at 2 p.m. Dec. 4 at Trident Booksellers & Cafe; tridentcafe.com.
The Longmont Book Club will discuss “Divisadero” by Michael Ondaatje at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 4 at Barbed Wire Books; meetup.com/thelongmontbookclub.
Kathryn Wilder will sign “Desert Chrome: Water, a Woman, and Wild Horses in the West” at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7 at Boulder Book Store. She will be in conversation with Karen Auvinen; $5; boulderbookstore.net.
Claire Ibarra will sign “Fragile Saints” at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 8 at Boulder Book Store; $5; boulderbookstore.net.
Thatcher Wine will sign “The Twelve Monotasks: Do One Thing at a Time to Do Everything Better” at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at Boulder Book Store; $5; boulderbookstore.net.
Second Mondays Book Group meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Monday of each month. Dec. 13 they will discuss “The Midnight Library: A Novel” by Matt Haig at the Longmont Library, 409 Fourth Ave., Longmont; longmontcolorado.gov.
Pints and Pages, an adult book club, meets at various restaurants and breweries in the Erie area once a month on the second Tuesday; 5:30 p.m. Dec. 14, Erie Community Library, 400 Powers Street, Erie; mylibrary.us/erie.
Brenda Ridgley will discuss “Lady and the Tribe: How to Create Empowering Friendship Circles” at 6 p.m. Dec. 15, Carbon Valley Regional Library, 7 Park Ave., Firestone; mylibrary.us/cvrl.
Brené Brown will discuss “Atlas of the Heart” with Priya Parker at 6 p.m. Dec. 2 via Zoom; ticket price includes admission to the event and a hardcover copy of the book; boulderbookstore.net.
The World’s Best Books Bookclub, a Boulder Book Store classics book club, will be discussing “Love in the Time of Cholera” by Gabriel García Márquez at 7 p.m. Dec. 2 via Zoom; boulderbookstore.net.
Ann Patchett will speak about “These Precious Days: Essays” at 7 p.m. Dec. 2 via Crowdcast. She will be in conversation with Laura Dern in a pre-recorded conversation. Info will be emailed to interested participants prior to the event; boulderbookstore.net.
The Living Poets Society will discuss “A Thousand Times You Lose Your Treasure” by Hoa Nguyen at 5 p.m. Dec. 5 via Zoom; boulderbookstore.net.
Longmont librarians will discuss the year in review on the Book Chatter Podcast on Dec. 10; via podcast apps.
Boulder County book stores
•Barbed Wire Books, 504 Main St., Longmont, 303-827-3620, barbedwirebooks.org, new and used titles
•Barnes and Noble, 2999 Pearl St., Boulder, barnesandnoble.com, new titles
•Beat Book Shop, 1200 Pearl St., Boulder, 303-444-7111, beatbookshop. com, used and antique titles
•The Bookworm, 3175 28th St., Boulder, 303-449-3765, boulderbookworm.com, used titles
•Boulder Book Store, 1107 Pearl St., Boulder; 303-447-2074, boulderbookstore.net, new titles
•Inkberry Books, 7960 Niwot Road, Suite B-3, Niwot, 720-412-1548, inkberrybooks.com; new and used titles
•Juniper Books, 1501 Lee Hill Drive, Boulder, 303-946-1494; juniperbooks.com; new titles, hand-assembled
•Lighthouse Bookstore, 1201 Pearl St. Mall, Boulder, 303-939-8355, lighthousebookstoreofboulder.com; metaphysical titles
•The Read Queen Bookstore and Cafe, 129 N. Harrison Ave., Lafayette, 303-974-5978, thereadqueen. com, new and used titles
•Trident Booksellers and Cafe, 940 Pearl St., Boulder, 303-443-3133, tridentcafe.com, new and used titles
• Used Book Emporium, 346 Main St., Longmont, 303-776-6561, usedbookemporium.net, new and used titles
•The Wandering Jellyfish, 198 2nd Ave., Niwot, bookshop.org/ shop/ twjbookshop, young adult and children’s new titles
Interested local authors can submit new books to the Author Spotlight at bit.ly/BoulderCounty-Authors. Book stores can submit book events to features@prairiemountainmedia with “book event” in the subject line.