What’s turning out to be the definitive lit-fest of Jacksonville, the third annual Jax by Jax is back with readings by 25 local authors, including Tim Gilmore, Sohrab Fracis, Tricia Booker, Jeff Whipple, RaeJeana Brooks, Katherine Espano, Jim Alabiso, Heather Peters, Fred Dale, Frances Driscoll, Bill Ectric, Joe Flowers, Liz Gibson, Nan Kavanaugh, Grant Kittrell, Matthew Lany, Johnny Masiulewicz, Emily K. Michael, Marcus Pactor, Ebony Payne-English, Andres Rojas, Caleb Sarvis, Sean T. Smith, Mark Stewart, and Marisella Veiga, along with a student showcase and after-party and book-signing.

3-6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, at various Park and King Streets locations, Riverside; details at