Jennifer Grant

Book calendar events for the week of July 24, 2011

Words & Ideas Compiled by Grace Krilanovich. SUNDAY Joyce Raskin: The author of "My Misadventures as a Teenage Rock Star" will present and sign her new YA book. Stories, 1716 Sunset Blvd., L.A. 5 p.m. Free. (213) 413-3733. Slake Issue 3 Group Reading: Contributors to new issue of the L.A.-based literary magazine will read their work: Jervey Tervalon, Erica Zora Wrightson, Brendan Schallert and Natasha Vargas Cooper. Vroman's Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. 3 p.m. Free. (626) 449-5320. Sherri and Marc Zicree: Sherri Zicree, author of "Asked and Answered: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" and Marc Zicree, author of "The Twilight Zone...