June 25, 2014 at 1:00 am

Elizabeth Ann Atkins signing 'Husbands, Incorporated'

Local author Elizabeth Ann Atkins will sign her new book, 'Husbands, Incorporated,' Saturday afternoon at the Turquoise Boutique in Detroit. (Clarence Tabb Jr. / The Detroit News)

Local novelist and former Detroit News staff writer Elizabeth Ann Atkins will read from and sign her latest book, “Husbands, Incorporated,” from 2-5 p.m. Saturday at Turquoise Boutique inside The Max M. Fisher Music Center in Detroit.

The book indulges the author’s fantasy of tailor-made marriages with extraordinary men, all available for a price from a husbands-for-hire empire in Detroit. The Turquoise Boutique is at 3711 Woodward in Detroit.