Literary Notes

Some authors visiting Triangle bookstores this week:

Flyleaf Books, 752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill:

Sunday at 2 p.m.: Hal Crowther, “An Infuriating Amerian: The Incendiary Arts of H.L. Menken.”

Thursday at 7 p.m.: Betsy Polk and Maggie Chotas, “Power Through Partnership: How Women Lead Better Together.”

Saturday at 2 p.m.: Daisy Hernández, “A Cup of Water Under My Bed: A Memoir.”

Info: 919-942-7373 or

Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh:

Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.: Sheri Castle, “The Southern Living Community Cookbook: Celebrating Food and Fellowship in the American South.”

Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.: Lizzie Stark, “Pandora’s DNA: Tracing Breast Cancer Genes Through History, Science and One Family Tree.”

Info: 919-828-1588 or

McIntyre’s Books, Fearrington Village Center near Pittsboro:

Saturday at 11 a.m.: Charlie Lovett, “First Impressions: A Novel of Old Books, Unexpected Love and Jane Austen.”

Saturday at 2 p.m.: Julian M. Pleasants, “The Political Career of W. Kerr Scott.”

Info: 919-542-3030 or