11 am, May 21. Book sale room opens, with lunch served at noon. Novelist Dani Shapiro is one of four authors who will speak about their fiction or nonfiction works. Veteran journalist Alan Fisk coordinates speakers and hosts bi-annual event for sponsoring Metro Detroit Book & Author Society. At Burton Manor, 27777 Schoolcraft, Livonia. $40. RSVP: bookandauthor.org or 586-5750, ext. 102. Info: 586-775-3533.