Literary Notes

Some authors visiting Triangle book stores this week:

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

Tuesday at 7 p.m.: Sy Safransky, “Many Alarm Clocks.”

Saturday at 2 p.m.: Tim Smith, “Cops vs. The Constitution.”

Info: 919-942-7373 or

Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St., Durham:

Tuesday at 7 p.m.: The John Hope Franklin Young Scholars, “Running for Hope.”

Wednesday at 7 p.m.: Cat Warren, “What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the World.”

Wednesday at 7 p.m.: Leslie Jamison, “The Empathy Exams.”

Thursday at 7 p.m.: Scott Ellsworth, “The Secret Game.”

Info: 919-286-2700 or

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

Monday at 7 p.m.: Phil Klay, “Redeployment.”

Wednesday at 7 p.m.: Jeremy Hawkins, “The Last Days of Video.”

Thursday at 7 p.m.: Jay Smith and Mary Willingham, “Cheated: The UNC Scandal.”

Info: 919-828-1588 or

McIntyre’s Books, Fearrington Village Center near Pittsboro:

Saturday at 11 a.m.: Scott Ellsworth, “The Secret Game: A Wartime Story of Courage, Change and Basketball’s Lost Triumph.”

Info: 919-542-3030 or

Barnes & Noble, 8030 Renaissance Parkway, Durham:

Saturday at 1 p.m.: Pat Hahn, “Maximum Control: Mastering Your Heavyweight Bike.”

Info: 919-806-1930 or