Chelsea Clinton’s new book aims to inspire young people


Recommeded reading

“It’s Your World” by Chelsea Clinton (Philomel Books). It’s going to be pretty interesting to see how the next few decades shake out for one Chelsea Victoria Clinton, formerly of 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, now of a really nice apartment in New York City. Will she become a deeply private citizen? Probably not. Will she run for office? Well, it’s worked out OK for her folks (except recently). Right now, she is here discussing her book, “It’s Your World,” aimed at middle-schoolers who are looking to get (or whose parents and teachers are looking to get them) a little more woke. Topics covered include global poverty, education and global climate change. Since it is 402 pages, it also might help build developing biceps.

The former first daughter speaks and signs at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

— Joe Gross

Book events this week

Yarrow Paisley. The author speaks and signs “I, No Other.” Malvern Books, 613 W. 29th St.

Jenna Martin Opperman, Andrea Eames and Aaron Glover. 7 p.m. Monday. The poets speak and sign “Shattering is Gradual,” “New Monsters” and “Bio Logic.” BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

Greg Iles. 7 p.m. Tuesday. The New York Times bestselling author speaks and signs “Mississippi Blood.” BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

Allan Wolf. 6 p.m. Wednesday. The young adult author speaks and signs “Who Killed Christopher Goodman?” BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

Margaret Peterson Haddix. 7 p.m. Wednesday. The young adult author speaks and signs “In Over Their Heads.” BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

Roger Stone. 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The political strategist speaks and signs “The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump Orchestrated a Revolution.” Barnes & Noble La Frontera, 2701 Parker Road, Building A, Suite 200.

Megan Miranda. 7 p.m. Thursday. The author speaks and signs “The Perfect Stranger.” BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

Tsh Oxenreider. 7 p.m. Friday. The memoirist speaks and signs “At Home in the World: Reflections on Belonging While Wandering the Globe.” BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

Liz Garton Scanlon and Audrey Vernick. Noon Saturday. The children’s book authors speak and sign “Bob, Not Bob! *To Be Read as Though You Have the Worst Cold Ever.” BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.

David M. Buss. 2 p.m. Saturday. The psychologist speaks and signs “The Evolution of Desire: Strategies of Human Mating.” Barnes & Noble Arboretum, 10000 Research Blvd. #158.

Deborah Clearman. 7 p.m. Saturday. The short story author speaks and signs “Concepción and the Baby Brokers.” Malvern Books, 613 W. 29th St.



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