The following author appearances, readings and book events are planned for the coming week in the Valley:
AMHERST BOOKS: Katie Hafner reads from her new book, “Mother Daughter Me,” Saturday, 7 p.m. at the bookshop, at 8 Main St., Amherst. 256-1547.
HINGE: Poetry Open Mic Tuesdays, 8 p.m., 48 Main St., Northampton. Sign up at 7 p.m. $2 cover. northamptonpoetry.com
ODYSSEY BOOKSHOP: Suzanne Staubach reads from her new book, “Guy Wolff: Master Potter in the Garden,” Tuesday, 7 p.m., at the bookstore, located in the Village Commons, 9 College St., South Hadley. 534-7307
∎ E.E. Charlton-Trujillo reads from her new book, “Fat Angie,” Thursday, 7 p.m.
ST. JOHN’S CHURCH, ASHFIELD: Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Galway Kinnell reads Saturday, 3-4 p.m., at the church in Ashfield. A benefit reception follows. Suggested $10 donation for reception.