Observer Editor, Free
“Marvelous”: Schuler Books (formerly Nicola’s).
Traverse City-based writer Molly Greeley discusses her new historical novel, a retelling of the touching true story said to have influenced the modern form of the Beauty and the Beast legend, about a teenage beauty betrothed to a disfigured yet cultured court attendant to Catherine de’ Medici. Signing. 7 p.m. Schuler Books, 2513 Jackson Rd., Westgate shopping center. Free. Preregistration required at mollygreeley-schulerbooks.eventbrite.com. Free. 662–0600.