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Local writers sign their books as part of the 14th annual Celebrate on State Street festival. All events will be at the Borders Books & Music booth at Daley Plaza, Washington and Dearborn. For more information call 312-606-0750.

Friday, July 13

Jon Anderson

City Watch: Discovering the Uncommon Chicago. 11 AM to 3 PM.

Jim Karas

The Business Plan for the Body. 4 to 7 PM.

Saturday, July 14

Snip Francis and Melanie Gilbert Hey Look! The Happy Book. 10 AM to 1 PM.

Kenneth Cole

No Bad News. 10 AM to 1 PM.

Delores and Roslyn Jordan

Salt in His Shoes: Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream. 2 to 4 PM.

Richard Ciccone

Royko: A Life in Print. 4 to 6 PM.

Libby Hill

The Chicago River: A Natural and Unnatural History. 4 to 8 PM.

Sunday, July 15

Dave Hoekstra

Ticket to Everywhere: The Best of Detours Travel Column. 10 AM to noon.

Cornelius Callahan

The Ringbear. 10 AM to 1 PM.

Snip Francis and Melanie Gilbert Hey Look! The Happy Book. 10 AM to 1 PM.

Bernard Sahlins

Days and Nights at the Second City. 1:30 to 4:30 PM.

Arnie Bernstein

Hollywood on Lake Michigan: 100 Years of Chicago and the Movies. 2 to 6 PM.

Monday, July 16

Ursula Bielski

Chicago Haunts: Ghostly Lore of the Windy City. 11 AM to 2 PM.

David Cowan

To Sleep With the Angels: The Story of a Fire. 11 AM to 2 PM.

Jimmy Bannos

The Heaven on Seven Cookbook: Where It's Mardi Gras All the Time! 3 to 7 PM.

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