KNBC-TV news anchor and novelist Kelly Lange, author of "Gossip," Rene Delorm, author of "Diana & Dodi: A Love Story," and Richard Tyler Jordan, author of "But Darling, I'm Your Auntie Mame," will discuss their books at the Round Table West literary luncheon at noon Tuesday at the Balboa Bay Club, 1221 W. Coast Highway, Newport Beach. Cost: $40. For reservations, call (213) 256-7977.
* William Kent Krueger, author of "Iron Lake," will sign at 1 p.m. today at Book Carnival, 348 S. Tustin Ave., Orange.
* Taylor Smith, author of "Random Acts," will speak and sign at 1 p.m. today at Coffee, Tea & Mystery, 13232 Springdale St., Westminster.