Jeff Smith 4 p.m., Dec. 20
Veteran journalist and author Cathy Scott and police-lieutenant-turned-author Debra Gauthier appear together with their respective books. Scott, a native San Diegan, will sign her latest true crime book The Millionaire's Wife, about business mogul George Kogan's hit-for-hire murder and his wife, Barbara, who hired the hitman. Gauthier is signing her memoir, Bright Lights, Dark Places about her varied experiences as one of the first female patrol officers working the streets of Las Vegas. 858-684-3166.
- Cost: Free