To follow-up his highly lauded novel Fiend—which mixed meth heads and zombies for a at addiction and survival—author Peter Stenson makes a new concoction that’s part Fight Club and part The Girls for the captivating page turner Thirty-Seven. Hear Stenson read from the new book at Black Dog on Wednesday, courtesy of Rain Taxi, and grab a copy of it from Subtext Books. Wednesday, 7 PM. Free.Tracy Oxford

Black Dog Coffee and Wine Bar, 308 Prince St, STPL, blackdogstpaul.com