The Rev. William Aulenbach, author of "How to Get to Heaven Without Going to Church," will speak at 3 p.m. today at Different Drummer Bookstore, 1294 S. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach.
Other Orange County book and author events this week include:
* Dana Sabenow, author of "Killing Grounds," will speak and sign at 12:30 p.m. Monday at Coffee, Tea & Mystery, 13232 Springdale St., Westminster.
* Corona del Mar writer Barbara DeMarco Barrett will lead an eight-week writing workshop beginning at 4 p.m. Monday. Fee: $125. For details and registration information, call (714) 760-8086.
* Novelist Kaye Wilson Klem of Mission Viejo will teach a 12-week creative-writing class beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Fullerton. The free class is sponsored by the Adult Education Division of the North Orange County Community College District. For details and registration information, call (714) 526-8258.
* A book sale will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, from 10:30 to 5 p.m. Friday, and from 10:30 to noon Saturday at the Santa Ana Public Library, 26 Civic Center Plaza.
* A book sale will run from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, and from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Fullerton Public Library, 353 W. Commonwealth Ave.
* Alan Russell, author of "Shame," will speak and sign at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Coffee, Tea & Mystery, 13232 Springdale St., Westminster.
* Mission Viejo cartoonist Kevin Fagan will sign copies of his collection, "Son of Drabble," at 2 p.m. Saturday at Barnes & Noble, 13712 Jamboree Road, Tustin.
* Patricia Guiver, author of "Delilah Doolittle and the Motley Mutts," will speak and sign at 1 p.m. Saturday at Coffee, Tea & Mystery, 13232 Springdale St., Westminster.
* Diane Pugh, author of "Fool Proof," will sign at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, and Alan Russell, author of "Shame," will sign at 1 p.m. at Book Carnival, 348 S. Tustin Ave., Orange.
* Mission Viejo chiropractor Catherine Maloof and her sister, Maureen Maloof, authors of "Healthy Eating . . . One Bite at a Time" and "Renew Your Heart . . . One Beat at a Time," will sign at noon Saturday at Sonshine Christian Bookstore, 23681 Via Linda, Mission Viejo.
* A book sale will be held from 9:30 to noon Saturday at the Anaheim Public Library, 500 W. Broadway St.