Here is a listing of events designed for book lovers. Information is subject to change or cancellation without notice. Additions or changes to this listing must be submitted at least 10 days in advance of Sunday publication to Bookmark, Las Vegas Review-Journal, P.O. Box 70, Las Vegas, NV 89125. For more information, call 383-0306.
Kat Von D will sign and discuss "The Tattoo Chronicles" at 6 p.m. Thursday at Borders at Town Square, 6521 Las Vegas Blvd. South.
The Vegas Valley Book Festival will feature closing keynote speaker Dennis Lehane at 7 p.m. today at Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. "Feasting on Words — The Literature & Food Fair," hosted by chef Rick Moonen, will be 11 a.m.-4 p.m. today downtown at the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. 4th St. For more information visit www. vegasvalleybookfestival.org.
The Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada will host the Jewish Book Festival today and Nov. 14. Authors Laurie Ann Levin and Elisa New will discuss and autograph books today at Congregation Ner Tamid, 55 N. Valle Verde Drive, Henderson. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. On Nov. 14, the festival will feature authors Daniel Levin, and Annabelle Gurwitch and Jeff Kahn at JCCSN, 9001 Hillpointe Road. Doors open at 4 p.m. The fee is $18, and includes refreshments. Tickets may be purchased in advance. Space is limited (794-0090).
Book Lovers’ Bistro meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at Whitney Library, 5175 E. Tropicana Ave.
The Brown Bag Book Club meets at 11 a.m. the second Thursday of the month at the Laughlin Library, 2840 S. Needles Highway.
Sisters in Crime of Southern Nevada meets at 3 p.m. the second Sunday of the month at Barnes & Noble, 3860 S. Maryland Parkway.
The Murder in the Library group meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave.
The Mystery Readers Book Club meets at 6:15 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Paseo Verde Library, 280 S. Green Valley Parkway, Henderson.
The Malcolm Adult Book Chat meets at 4:30 p.m. the second Monday of the month at Lydia Malcolm Library, 2960 Sunridge Heights Parkway, Henderson.
The Mesquite Club Book Club meets at 1 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Mesquite Club House, 702 E. St. Louis Ave. in Las Vegas.
Borders bookstore, 2190 N. Rainbow Blvd., has a writers’ group at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays.
The Henderson Writers Group meets at 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of the month at Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf in the Running Rebel Plaza, 4550 S. Maryland Parkway; and the first, third and fifth Mondays of the month at Saxby’s Coffee Lounge, 72 Horizon Ridge Parkway, Henderson.
Story time with music and crafts is offered Tuesdays at 11 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 567 N. Stephanie St., Henderson.
Story time in the Square is offered at 11 a.m. Wednesdays in Children’s Park at Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd. South.
Individual libraries within the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District offer a variety of story times and special events for children of all ages throughout the year. Most libraries require registration for their programs. Call the libraries for details.