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NEW MEXICO BOOK NOTES

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Photographer in Santa Fe to share tales of travels

Photo-eye Gallery in Santa Fe will present a book signing and artist talk for photographer Mark Edward Harris’s publications “North Korea, South Korea” and “The Way of the Japanese Bath” from 5-7 p.m. Friday, July 5. The artist talk will be at 6 p.m.

Harris’s work has appeared in publications such as Life, CEO, Conde Naste Traveler and Playboy.

The gallery is at 376 Garcia St.

THROWING BACK A FEW: Melody Groves signs “Hoist a Cold One: Historic Bars of the Southwest” from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, July 6 at Treasure House Books & Gifts, 2012 South Plaza NW in Old Town.

From the Grand Hotel in Bisbee, Ariz., to Rosa’s Cantina in El Paso, Myke and Melody Groves tell the story of the front and back bars of 25 establishments in Arizona, New Mexico, Texas and Colorado.

AT PAGE ONE: The bookstore will hold a self-published and local author fair from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, July 6. Authors are invited to take their books to promote independently and sell.

Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck, both critically acclaimed New Mexico science fiction authors and contributors to the “Wild Cards” series, will be at Page One at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 6 to talk about their new space opera effort, “Abaddon’s Gate,” written under the name of James S.A. Corey.

In addition, Abraham will discuss and sign his epic fantasy “The Tyrant’s Law: The Dagger and the Coin #3” and his M.L.N. Hanover-penned urban fantasy “Graveyard Child: The Black Sun’s Daughter 5.”

Page One is at 11018 Montgomery NE.

NEW BOOK: Author David Roybal’s book “Chief of Police” has been published by Sunstone Press. The daily rounds of lifelong cop Richard CdeBaca of Santa Fe are used to chronicle extraordinary times — historic, violent and just plain comical — during decades of change in New Mexico. Stores can order the book by calling the Sunstone Press at 505-988-4418.

AT BOOKWORKS: Aisha Sabatini Sloan, author of “The Fluency of Light: Coming of Age in a Theater of Black and White,” and Arianne Zwartjes, author of “Detailing Trauma: A Poetic Anatomy,” will be at Bookworks at 3 today to read from their works.

At 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 2 poet Nathaniel Tarn will be at the bookstore with “The Beautiful Contradictions,” a vast eco-poem for a dying Earth.

Poet Mei Mei Berssenbrugge, author of “Hello the Roses,” will present her book at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 3.

And at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 6 journalist Doug Fine returns to Bookworks to launch the paperback of “Too High to Fail,” his popular look at marijuana policy.

Bookworks is at 4022 Rio Grande NW.

IN SANTA FE: At 6 p.m. Monday, July 1 Russ Baker, founder and editor-in-chief of the news site WhoWhatWhy will talk and sign his book “Can We Trust the Government, the Media, the Tech Companies?” at Collected Works Bookstore and Coffeehouse. He will talk about the new surveillance scandal.

Lesley Poling-Kempes will read from and sign her novel “Bone Horses” at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 2.

Doug Fine will read from and sign his book “Too High to Fail” at 6 p.m. Friday, July 5. He is the author of two previous books, “Not Really an Alaskan Mountain Man” and “Farewell, My Subaru.” He lives in New Mexico.

Collected Works is at 202 Galisteo St.

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