Unless otherwise indicated, event is a reading and/or book signing. Call the location for details. To list your event in the calendar, contact Lindsey Millar at “Books,” Arkansas Times, P.O. Box 34010, Little Rock, AR 72203 or by phone (501) 375-2985, fax (501) 375-3623 or email: lindsey@arktimes.com.

6 That Bookstore in Blytheville 32nd birthday party, 2 p.m., TBIB.


9 John Barry (“Rising Tide,” The Great Influenza”), 6:30 p.m., ML.

15 David Pryor (“A Pryor Commitment”), 12 p.m., TBIB.


17 David Pryor (“A Pryor Commitment”), 5 p.m., TBMP. Open to the public; reservations recommended.

18 David Pryor (“A Pryor Commitment”), 7:20 p.m., TBMP. Open to the public; reservations and the purchase of the former senator’s book are required.


23 Cookie’s Bookgroup discuses “How the Irish Saved Civilization” by Thomas Cahill, 7 p.m., TBIB.


Area bookstores and libraries:

BAM: Books-A-Million, 2747 Lakewood Village Drive, NLR, 771-7581


BN-LR: Barnes & Noble-Chenal, 11500 Financial Centre Parkway, 954-7648

BN-NLR: Barnes & Noble-North Little Rock, 4000 E. McCain Blvd., 771-1124

ML: Main Library, 100 Rock St., 918-3000

PA: Pyramid Art, Books and Custom Framing, Museum Center, 500 President Clinton Ave., Suite 110, 372-5824

RMBG: River Market Books and Gifts, Cox Creative Center, 120 Commerce St., 918-3093

TBMP: That Bookstore at Mountebanq Place, 1107 Oak St., Conway, 888-287-7791

TBIB: That Bookstore in Blytheville, 316 W. Main St., Blytheville, 870-763-3333

WW: WordsWorth Books & Co., 5920 R St., 663-9198