Some authors visiting Triangle bookstores this week:
Flyleaf Books, 752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill:
Thursday at 7 p.m.: Michele Gillespie, “Katharine and RJ Reynolds: Partners of Fortune in the Making of the New South.”
Friday at 7 p.m.: Tim Crothers, “The Queen of Katwe: A Story of Life, Chess, and One Extraordinary Girl’s Dream of Becoming a Grandmaster.”
Info: 919-942-7373 or flyleafbooks.com.
Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St., Durham:
Wednesday at 7 p.m.: Julia Scatliff O’Grady, “Good Busy.”
Info: 919-286-2700 or regulatorbookshop.com.
Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh:
Sunday at 3 p.m.: Walter Bennett, “Leaving Tuscaloosa.”
Monday at 7 p.m.: Jasper Fforde, “The Last Dragonslayer” and “The Woman Who Died a Lot.” Ticket required.
Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.: William H. Chafe, “Bill and Hillary: The Politics of the Personal.”
Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.: David Abrams, “Fobbit.”
Thursday at 7:30 p.m.: Bland Simpson, “Two Captains from Carolina: Moses Grandy, John Newland Maffit and the Coming of the Civil War.”
Info: 919-828-1588 or quailridgebooks.com.
McIntyre’s Books, Fearrington Village Center near Pittsboro:
Sunday at 2 p.m.: Miriam Hirsch reads from the late Lara Tucker Cottrell’s “Indicia.”
Saturday at 11 a.m.: John Staddon, “The Malign Hand of the Markets: The Insidious Forces on Wall Street that are Destroying Financial Markets & What We Can Do About It.”
Info: 919-542-3030 or visit fearrington.com/village/mcintyres.asp
Barnes & Noble, 8030 Renaissance Parkway, Durham:
Saturday at 1 p.m.: Kitch, “Shanna’s Chance.”
Info: 919-489-3012 or barnesandnoble.com