6:30-8 p.m. – Dr. Daniel Black will read from “A Lesson Before Dying.” A discussion follows. Free and open to the public. Suggested audiences: adult, college, high and middle school. Buckhead Branch Library, 269 Buckhead Ave., NE, Atlanta, 30305. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 404-814-3500 to find out more. Additional reading, presented by GSU’s Seth Hagen, at the Sandy Springs Library on Saturday, Feb. 23, 4-5:30 p.m. 395 Mount Vernon Highway, Sandy Springs, 30328. Call 404-303-6130 with questions.