July 13: To Kill a Mockingbird Read-a-Thon. Leslie reads from Harper Lee's famous novel at Barnes and Noble at Union Square in NYC. This special event begins at 7 p.m. and kicks off the nationwide release on July 14 of Lee's previously unpublished sequel To Set a Watchman. Leslie is joined in reading and conversation by best-selling author Wally Lamb and NBC4 New York's book critic Bill Goldstein. The event is free and open to the public. For more information BarnesandNoble.com.