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Things to do July 25, 2011: Literature

AUGUSTA — Author Stacie Kerschner book signing of her children’s book, “Remember Love,” 1-3 p.m. Saturday, July 30, at Barnes & Noble, 9 Market Place Drive.

CALAIS — The Calais Bookshop’s book group will discuss “The Basque History of the World” by Mark Kurlansky, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, at Calais Bookshop, 405 Main St. For information, call 454-1110.

CALAIS — Mystery writer Sarah Graves will discuss her newest book, “Knockdown,” 4:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, at Calais Bookshop, 405 Main St. For information, call 454-1110.

CAMDEN — Author Philip Conkling presents the new edition of “Islands in Time,” with an illustrated talk on the history and natural history of Penobscot Bay, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 28, Camden Public Library, 55 Main St. For information, call 236-3440.

CAMDEN — Author David McCullough will discuss his new book, “The Greater Journey — Americans in Paris,” 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, Camden Opera House hosted by Camden Public Library. Ticket and event information available at or call 236-3440.

ELLSWORTH — Fourth Wednesday Poetry Group meeting, 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, at The Maine Grind, 192 Main St. All are welcome to read their own poetry or that of others. For information, call 667-0011.

PROSPECT — Maine author Meg North book signing, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, July 30, at Fort Knox, 740 Fort Knox Rd. Visit for more information.

SEARSPORT — Jane McCloskey, daughter of children’s author Robert McCloskey, will share memories of her father, his classic titles, including “Blueberries for Sal” and “Make Way for Ducklings,” at a talk and book signing, 7-8:30 p.m. Friday Aug. 5, at Left Bank Books, 21 E. Main St. McCloskey has just published a new biography of her father, “Robert McCloskey: A Private Life in Words and Pictures.” The event is free and open to the public. For information, call 548-6400 or visit

WINTER HARBOR — Reading by author Lynne Plourde, 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, Winter Harbor Library, 371 Main St. For information, call 974-9366 or visit

YARMOUTH — Ardeana Hamlin will read from and sign copies of her new novel, “Abbott’s Reach,” 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at Sherman’s, 56 Main St. For information, call 288-3161.

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