San Clemente resident Bill Thomas will be reading from his new book, Upstage, Downstage, Cross, Monday, September 17 at the San Clemente Library. The fictional book is an account of an up-and-coming British actor in the early 1900s. The reading begins at 7 p.m. and will be followed by a book signing. The event is free and open to the public. The San Clemente Library is located at 242 Avenida Del Mar. For more information, call Alicia Zach at 949.492.3493.