Raoul Walsh

Book calendar events for the week of June 19, 2011


Ransom Riggs: The author of "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" will sign copies of his debut young-adult novel. Dark Delicacies, 4213 W. Burbank Blvd., Burbank. 2 p.m. Free. (818) 556-6660.

Bill Sharpsteen: The author of "The Docks" will discuss and sign his new book about the Port of Los Angeles. Wells Fargo Theater at Autry National Center, 4700 Western Heritage Way, L.A. 2 p.m. Free with museum admission. (323) 667-2000.

WordTheatre: Actors Maggie Siff, Amy Brenneman and Jon Tenney will give dramatic readings of stories by Sarah...