former editor of this newspaper
reads from her interesting, imperfect, celebrity-heavy exposé You Will Make Money in Your Sleep: The Story of Dana Giacchetto, Financial Adviser to the Stars
. Subject of the exposé: a charming, shady financial advisor
whose clients, in the mid-'90s, included Leonardo DiCaprio
(Giacchetto handled his investments) and Sub Pop (Giacchetto brokered the $20 million deal
with Warner Music). It ends with the scammer in the slammer. (Elliott Bay Book Company, 101 S Main St, 624-6600. 7:30 pm, free.