The following author appearances, readings and book events are planned for the coming week in the Valley:
AMHERST BOOKS: Pat Holland and Bill Robinson present their book of historic photos, “North Amherst and Cushman,” Saturday, 2 p.m., at the bookshop, at 8 Main St., Amherst. 256-1547.
CRYSTAL FALLS WELLNESS CENTER: Lori Szepelak, author of “An Angel on My Shoulder,” will present a lecture, “A Lesson in Orbs for One’s Well-Being” Sunday at 2 p.m. at the center, 285 College Highway, Southampton. Part of a three-day wellness expo. www.demareygardens.com, 527-1111
ERIC CARLE MUSEUM: “The Best of the Best in 2012” — Annual presentation by Susan Bloom on the year’s best children’s books Saturday, 1 p.m., at the museum, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst. Included with museum admission. 658-1100.