Memoirist signing  at cafe

Retired local broadcaster Bill Saylor will sign his new memoir, “A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to a Career,” from 4-7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. noon Saturday at The George Street Cafe in his hometown of Millersville.

February literary discussions

You’re invited to join these discussions of:

Cormac McCarthy’s "Blood Meridian,” anytime during February, online at lancasterpubliclibrary.wordpress.com/online-book-discussion.

Lois Battle’s “War Brides,” 3 p.m. Feb. 2, Aaron’s Books, 35 E. Main St., Lititz.

Barbara Kingsolver’s “Flight Behavior,” 7 p.m. Feb. 3,  Eastern Lancaster County Library, New Holland.

Margaret Atwood’s “The Blind Assassin,” 6:30 p.m. Feb. 3, Strasburg-Heisler Library.

Ruth Ozeki’s "A Tale For the Time Being," 6:30 p.m. Feb. 4, Ephrata Public Library.

Alice Munro’s short story “Face,” at 10 a.m. Feb. 5, Lancaster Public Library.

Jenny Uglow’s "The Lunar Men: Five Friends Whose Curiosity Changed the World," 6 p.m. Feb. 5, Lancaster Public Library.

Marcus Zusak’s “The Book Thief,” 6:30 p.m. Feb. 10, Eastern Lancaster County Library, New Holland (grades seven to 12). Register in person and receive a free copy of the book.

•The book of your choice, 7 p.m. Feb. 11, Eastern Lancaster County Library, New Holland (ages 8 to 12).

Amanda Carmack’s “Murder at Hatfield House,” 6:30 p.m. Feb. 11, Aaron’s Books, 35 E. Main St., Lititz.

Scott Westerfield’s “The Uglies,” 6:30 p.m. Feb. 11, Ephrata Public Library (adults and young adults).

William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew,” 6 p.m. Feb. 12, Lancaster Public Library.

Timothy Egan’s “The Worst Hard Time,” 10 a.m. Feb. 12, Manheim Township Public Library.

Timothy Egan’s “The Worst Hard Time,” 6:30 p.m. Feb. 12, Columbia Public Library.

Robin McKinley’s "Spindle's End," 6 p.m. Feb. 13, Lancaster Public Library.

D.H. Lawrence’s "Sons and Lovers,"  10 a.m. Feb. 13, Lancaster Public Library.

Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell’s "Beyond the Deepwoods," 4 p.m. Feb. 17, Ephrata Public Library (tweens).

Timothy Egan’s “The Worst Hard Time,” 6:30 p.m. Feb. 19, Adamstown Area Library.

Yana Toboso’s "Black Butler,"  4 p.m. Feb. 19, Ephrata Public Library (teens).

Chaim Potok’s “My Name Is Asher Lev,” 7 p.m. Feb. 20, Klehr Center for Jewish Life, Franklin & Marshall College.

Jane Austen’s “Persuasion,” 6 p.m. Feb. 20, Moores Memorial Library, Christiana.

Joanne Fluke’s "Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder," 6:30 p.m. Feb. 20, Ephrata Public Library.

Stephanie Kuehn’s "Charm and Strange," 4 p.m. Feb. 24, Ephrata Public Library (teens).

Timothy Egan’s “The Worst Hard Time,” 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25, Milanof-Schock Library, Mount Joy.

Mary Connealy’s "Wrangler in Petticoats," 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25, Ephrata Public Library.

Louise Erdrich’s “The Round House,” 10 a.m. Feb. 28, Lititz Public Library.

Booksavers having monthly sales

Booksavers of Ephrata, at Mennonite Central Committee’s Re-Uzit Store, 1054 S. State St., announced it will host a half-price sale of books the last Friday of each month. This month features all the yellow-, orange- and pink-tagged books on the store shelves.