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It’s RI Author’s Day at The Farmer’s Market

scitfarmersAll season long, The North Scituate Farmer’s Market has welcomed a local author each weekend to join their amazing selection of local farmers and artisans. And now on Saturday, September 5th, you’ll be able to meet over 20 of your favorite local authors at the market all at the same time. Join us! The market is open from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Participating authors include:


Julien Ayotte – “Flowers of Heaven” (Thriller)
George Warren – “Starr Light & the Christmas Story” (Children’s)
Tara Williams – “Angel Friends” (Children’s)
Laura Kennedy – “Lolly’s Picnic” (Children’s)
Thom Ring – The Red Race Car” (Children’s)
Mary Catherine Volk – “Believe in Forever” (Spiritual)
Deborah Halliday – “Godey’s Ladies Book Poems (Poetry)
Tim Jones – “Sour Grapes” (Comics)
Steven R. Porter – “Manisses” – (Historical Fiction)
Dawn M. Porter – “Searching for Rhode Island” (Local Interest)
Elda Dawber – “Wait Until I’m Dead” (Fiction)
Pat Mitchell – “The Girl From the Hill” – (Biography)
Amy Patrick – “Hidden Heart” (Romance)
Claremary Sweeney – “Berkshire Tales” (Children’s)
Karen Petit – “Mayflower Dreams” (Fantasy)
Sharon Contillo – “The Little Christmas Ornament” (Children’s)
Barley Dawn – “Frozen Peas & Scraped Knees” (Children’s)
Pete Larrivee – “The Revenant” (Horror)
Alex Kimmell – “The Key to Everything” (Horror)
Joshua Blum – “The Thirteenth Hour” (Fantasy)
Paul Caranci – “Monumental Providence” (History)

August Readings to Feature Romance

livelyaugust2015Romance will be in the air this Thursday (8/27) at “The Lively Literati” at The Elephant Room in Cranston when RI authors Nancy Roy, Amy Patrick and Judith Glynn will join us to read selections from their latest books. And then following our featured writers, it’s your chance to grab our “open mic” and share your own bit of poetry, prose or other short creative work. The fun starts at 6:30 p.m… and admission is free!

Get Your Summer Reading at B&N’s R.I. Authors Day!

B&NJoin us on Saturday, August 22 from 1 to 3 p.m. at  Barnes & Noble on Route 2 in Warwick to meet twenty of your favorite Rhode Island Authors, purchase some great autographed books, and stock-up on your end-of-summer reading collection all at the same time!

Scheduled to appear
Heather Rigney – “Waking the Merrow”
Rick Marchetti – “187 Music Row”
Marjorie Harrison – “Coming Home”
Carol Desforges – “Behind Closed Doors”
J.L. Metcalf – “Menagerie of the Weird”
Kelly Kittell – “Breathe”
Thom Ring – “The Red Race Car”
Adele Bourne – “To Make a Thing of Air”
Vikki Corliss – “Second Chances”
Leigh Brown – “The Pie Sisters”
Mary Catherine Volk – “Believe in Forever”
Eileen Rand – “Nothing of the Field”
Elda Dawber – “Wait Until I’m Dead”
Deb Halliday – “America: An Album. Eighty Poems”
Dawn M. Porter – “Searching for Rhode Island”
Laura Crisafulli Kennedy – “Lolly’s Picnic”
Amy Patrick – “Hidden Deep”
Bob Sendling – “I Am Am I”
Claremary Sweeney – “A Berkshire Tale”
Tim Jones – “Sour Grapes”