Author and onetime Chicagoan Chris Terry returns to Cook County to discuss his acclaimed young-adult book "Zero Fade" and lead writing exercises. (Bring your own pen and paper.) His "Zero Fade" protagonist has been compared to Holden Caulfield and a teenage Harry Potter—pretty good company! Ages 12 and up can register in advance by calling the Evanston Public Library's Teen Department or filling out an online form. Find out more about Terry at chrislterry.com.WHEN: 7 p.m.WHERE: Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Ave., Evanston (847-448-8625, epl.org)COST: Free.