I know there are quite a few Amy Sedaris fans here, so I thought this would be worth mentioning. Amy's book ("I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence") comes out in paperback on October 22nd, and she's doing a few events/book signings to promote it.
FREDERICK, MARYLAND (BALITMORE / WASHINGTON, DC AREA) - NOVEMBER 7, 8:00 PM: Live, on-stage interview; audience Q&A; and craft and/or cooking demo. Book signing to follow. Weinberg Center for the Arts (20 W. Patrick St., Frederick, MD, 21701). Tickets $20-27 (weinbergcenter.org for tickets).
PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 29, 5:00 PM: Cooking demonstration (5:00), audience Q&A (6:00), book signing (6:30) at Foster's Homeware. Reserved seats are sold out, but standing room only is free, and on a first come basis. shopfosters.com.
LOS ANGELES - OCTOBER 23, 7:30 PM: Book signing at Barnes & Noble on Grove Drive. BN.com.