Brett Anderson, author of “Cornbread Nation 6,” will sign copies of his book 3-5 p.m. Saturday at Heirloom Book Company downtown.

Sybil Nelson has published “The Time Traveling Bullet,” Book 5 in her “Priscilla the Great” children’s book series.

The Hub City Writers Project will host its 12th annual Writing in Place conference July 13-15 in Spartanburg. Ruta Sepetys, author of “Between Shades of Gray,” will be the keynote speaker, joined by such authors as George Singleton, Anna Jean Mayhew, Ray McManus and Joni Tevis.

S.B. Newman, author of “The Night Eagles Soared,” will sign copies of his book 4-6 p.m. Friday at Blue Bicycle Books.