ELK RAPIDS — The Elk Rapids District Library’s writers series continues with an evening with author Ellen Airgood at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 8 at the Elk Rapids Historical Museum, 301 Traverse St.
Airgood’s debut novel “South of Superior” was featured on NPR’s Weekend Edition and was selected as the Michigan Notable Book for January 2012. No fee and no sign up required. Light refreshments will be provided.
TRAVERSE CITY — Horizon Books will host book signings by the following authors on Saturday, May 3:
• Katherine Houpt, author of “Decoding Your Dog,” 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
• Robin Marvel, author of “Life Check: 7 Steps to Balance Your Life,” 1-3 p.m.
• Valerie Winans, author of “Alaska’s Savage River: Inside Denali National Park and Preserve,” 3-5 p.m.