Anne Hillerman, the author of the New York Times best-selling “Spider Woman’s Daughter,” will kick off the Friends of Corrales Library Author Fair with a talk and autograph party at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30 at the Corrales Bistro Brewery, 4908 Corrales Road. Doors open at 10 a.m. Tickets are on sale at the Corrales Library for $7. Tickets also will be sold at the door.
The Author Fair will be held from 1-5 p.m. the same day at the Old San Ysidro Church on Old Church Road in Corrales.
BOOK SIGNING: Terrie Q. Sayre will sign her award-winning “Pet Friends” from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30 at La Casita de Kaleidoscopes, 400-B San Felipe NW in Old Town. The compilation features treasured pets of people such as Gov. Susanna Martinez, Mayor Richard Berry, Rudolfo Anaya and Anne Hillerman.
AT BOOKWORKS: Jessica Eaves Matthews will present her book “Wonder Women: How Western Women Will Save the World” at 3 today at Bookworks, 4022 Rio Grande NW. The book outlines how women (and men) can stage a recovery with a focus not just on the bottom line but on bringing humanity and empathy back to business.
Former White House photographer Eric Draper will be at the bookstore at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25 with his book “Front Row Seat.” He was President George W. Bush’s personal White House photographer.
Author and musician Joy Harjo will read from her latest memoir, “Crazy Brave,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27.
AT TREASURE HOUSE: Author Steven F. Havill will sign his latest Posada County mystery, “NightZone,” from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30 at Treasure House Books & Gifts, 2012 South Plaza NW in Old Town. “NightZone” is the 19th novel in the mystery series.
AT PAGE ONE: Multiple award-winning sci-fi author Connie Willis returns to Page One Bookstore to talk about her new collection of novellas and stories, “The Best of Connie Willis,” and various other subjects at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26. She also will talk about the status of her upcoming books and stories.
Page One is at 11018 Montgomery NE.
ROUND TABLE: Croak and Dagger, the Albuquerque chapter of the national Sisters in Crime, will host a round table with the theme “Historical Mystery Novels” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26 at the James Dwyer Memorial Police Substation, 12700 Montgomery NE, one block east of Tramway. Authors speaking will be Albert Noyer, Lester Libo and Sandra Toto. The event is free and open to the public.
IN SANTA FE: R. Eric Gustafson will be at Collected Works Bookstore and Coffee House with his book “Last Guy Waltzing: A Tale of Reinvention” at 2 today. It is described as a culmination of a life in the arts and as an observer of the international world including all the movers and shakers of his time.
Collected Works is at 202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe.