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Nov. 21: William Taubman at Words, Maplewood. Author of “Gorbachev: His Life and Times.”
Nov. 25: Scott Loring Sanders at Clinton Book Shop. Author of “Surviving Jersey: Danger & Insanity in the Garden State.”
Nov. 28: Garrison Keillor with Robin and Linda Williams at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
Nov. 30: Stephanie Urdang at Watchung Booksellers, Montclair. Author of “Mapping My Way Home: Activism, Nostalgia, and the Downfall of Apartheid South Africa.
Dec. 2: Cynthia Dreeman Meyer at Town Book Store, Westfield. Author of the children’s book “Gregory the Spider: Romping through the Year.”
Dec. 6: Jim Ross at Bookends, Ridgewood. Author of “Slobberknocker: My Life in Wrestling.”
Dec. 12: Scott Ian at Bookends, Ridgewood. Author of “Access All Areas: Stories From a Hard Rock Life.”
Jan. 17: Henry Rollins at Starland Ballroom, Sayreville.
Jan. 17: Jeannette Watson at Watchung Booksellers, Montclair. Author of “It’s My Party: A Memoir.”
Feb. 9: Garrison Keillor at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
March 15: Elizabeth Gilbert at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
April 5: David Sedaris at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
April 6: David Sedaris at BergenPAC, Englewood.
April 7: David Sedaris at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
June 8-9: Maplewood South Orange Book Festival.