B. B. King

Vicki DeArmon, marketing and events director for Copperfield’s Books, suggests that fall is Sonoma County’s prime time  for royal visitors.


Qui, three kings.

Blues guitarist and singer B.B. King, with more than half a century of blue classsics to his credit, performs at 8 p.m. Nov. 2 at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Road, Santa Rosa. $45-$85. 546-3600, wellsfargocenterarts.org.

Laurie R. King, author of the bestselling series of suspense novels about Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, will meet with fans at 6 p.m. Nov. 10 at Jacqueline’s High Tea, 203 Western Ave., Petaluma. $50, including dinner and book. copperfieldsbooks.com

Author Barbara Kingsolver talks about her new book, “Flight Behavior” at 7 p.m. Nov. 15 at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts. $25; $45, including book. copperfieldsbooks.com.

For the record, DeArmon can’t take any credit for the blues concert, but she did arrange for the two author appearances.