What good is a book if you can’t talk about it with others? Come mingle with other bookworms and see a solid lineup of authors at the Nerdier Than Thou literary convention at Emerald City Comics. Admission is free but they suggest donating $5; all funds raised go to Wordier Than Thou, a nonprofit supporting local literary arts programing.
Guest speakers include Eerie Florida authors Mark Muncy and Kari Schultz, Batman: Knightfall and Year One series author Chuck Dixon, a presentation of local female genre fiction authors such as Erika Lance and Amanda Byrd and many more.
Emerald City Comics, 4902 113th Ave. N., Clearwater | July 1: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. | 727-398-2665 | Free, but a suggested donation of $5 goes to Wordier Than Thou | Get a schedule of speakers and events here.