BATW members Laura Deutsch, Dick JordanEffin and Jules OlderLaurie McAndish King and Diane LeBow will join San Francisco Chronicle Travel Editor Spud Hilton to kick off Litquake 2015 in San Rafael.

They will read from their travel stories at the Launch Your Travel Adventure session at Rebound Bookstore in San Rafael at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 11.

More Litquake readings will be held at various venues in San Rafael during the remainder of the day. For complete details, visit this Web page.

Other Litquake events will be held in San Francisco, the East Bay and South Bay between Oct. 9th and 17th.

NOTE: On Sunday, Oct. 11: Free gourmet donuts from Johnny’s Doughnuts and pastries from Ponsford’s Place, with coffee to start the route!

 Many thanks to Laura Deutsch for coordinating this event.