Literary Notes

Some authors visiting Triangle book stores this week:

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

Sunday at 2 p.m.: Faye Hueston, “Fanchon’s Daughter.”

Thursday at 6:30 p.m.: Chantel Acevedo, “A Falling Star,” and Moira Crone, “The Ice Garden.”

Friday at 7 p.m.: Maureen Corrigan, “And So We Read On: How The Great Gatsby Came to Be and Why It Endures.”

Info: 919-942-7373 or

Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St., Durham:

Monday at 7 p.m.: Randolph T. Hester, “More Wisdom Than I Possess: Life at Hester’s Store, North Carolina.”

Thursday at 7 p.m.: Edward Baptist, “The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism.”

Info: 919-286-2700 or

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

Sunday at 3 p.m.: Hal Crowther, “An Infuriating American: The Incendiary Acts of H.L. Mencken.”

Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.: Moira Crone, “The Ice Garden,” and Lee Smith, “Guests on Earth.”

Thursday at 7:30 p.m.: Garth Stein, “A Sudden Light.”

Friday at 7:30 p.m.: Peter Turchi, “A Muse and a Maze.”

Info: 919-828-1588 or

McIntyre’s Books, Fearrington Village Center near Pittsboro:

Sunday at 2 p.m.: Bruce McLaren, “The Plain of Dead Cities: A Syrian Tale.”

Saturday at 2 p.m.: Debbie Moose, “Southern Holidays,” and April McGreger, “Sweet Potatoes.”

Info: 919-542-3030 or