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Several Connecticut authors came and talked with patrons and had a book sale and signing at the library on Saturday, October 22. To learn more about the authors present at the author showcase and to purchase their books, please see the information below! 

Featured authors will include: Leo Marino, author of The house on Greene Street : life and times of a first generation Italian American  and Wooster PlaceChrstine Polanco, author of a non-fiction religious memoir called, Walking in God’s Divine Order, Maria Rivera, author of Chasing the Wind and Chasing Shadows, Stephen M. Cuddy, author of Learn to Manage Depression Using Health RocksAlbert Ruggiero will showcase his wife Carol Ruggiero’s book, Pearls from Carol, Mathew Duman will showcase his two books, An Education in the Grotesque: The Gargoyles of Yale University and The Grotesque 10: Amazing Architectural Sculpture from Ten American Colleges & Universities, Richard Friswell, author of Merchants of Deceit: Opium, American Fortune& the China TradeRobert Conard, author of the young adult trilogy, The Saga of KeeCathrene Youngquist, co-author of the children’s book, Three Billygoats Gruff and Mean Calypso Joe and others, Christopher Hemingway, library staff member and author of The Day the Bull Lived: And Other Poems, and Sandra Enders, author of Meditations on the Rosary: Scripture, Psalms, Illustration, Guided ImageryThe Comprehensive Addiction Recovery Act of 2016: Taming America’s Opioid Monsterand Meditations on the Pentateuch: Scripture and Illustration. Charles Rosenay, author of The Book of Top 10 Horror Lists and True Ghost Stories of Connecticut will be present. Charles Harvey, author of the novel Xylene will be present. Award-winning author, Jason Marchi will also be present. He is the author of Ode on a Martian Urn, The Legend of Hobbomock: The Sleeping Giant (Children’s book), Venus Remembered, The Island People, The Growing Sweater (Children’s book), and The Man in the Black Frock Coat will also be present. Children’s author Kimberly Behre Kenna attended. She is the author of Artemis Sparke and the Sound Seekers Brigade.