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By Hilma Wolitzer
Zachary Lazar Deborah Luster
At the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton

At Canio’s Books in Sag Harbor

At the East Hampton Town Marine Museum

By Kurt Wenzel
Adam Begley Jane Berridge
The emotional heart of “Eleven Days” beats to the dispirited tempos of a mother’s love, pride, and fear for her son
Lea Carpenter Cliff Brokaw

By Francis Levy
Kurt Vonnegut Jennifer S. Altman/Contour by Getty Images
The title is emblematic of Vonnegut’s repeated attempts, across the nine addresses herein, to take a step back, encourage a broader view
A Kurt Vonnegut illustration from “If This Isn’t Nice, What Is?” A publisher’s note says the drawings first appeared in “Breakfast of Champions,” but have been “re-imagined and repurposed . . . to accompany the author’s speeches.”

By Will Schutt
Philip Schultz Monica Banks
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