I thought December was going to be a slow month for author appearances, but not so. A number of big names are visiting the state, and a Connecticut children's author and bookstore will be featured on Booktalk Nation, which is like a public appearance, but different.
Janet Lawler, broadcast of reading of Tyrannoclaus and interview, WPAA-TV, Wallingford, 7 AM
Sunday, Dec. 2, Michael Northrup, Greg Fishbone, and Ann Haywood Leal, Bank Square Books, Mystic, 3:00 to 5:00 PM
Sunday, Dec. 2, Janet Lawler, Hill-Stead Museum, Farmington, 1:30 to 3:30 PM
Sunday, December 2, Sarah Ferguson, New Canaan Library, 3:00 PM
Tuesday, Dec. 4, Ann Haywood Leal, Booktalk Nation, 7:00 PM You can sign up and listen to Haywood Leal being interviewed by Annie Philbrick of Bank Square Books in Mystic.
Friday, Dec. 7, Barbara McClintock, R. J. Julia Booksellers, Madison, 4:00 PM
Saturday, Dec. 8, Susan Hood and Barbara McClintock, The Hickory Stick Bookshop, Washington Depot, 2:00 PM
Friday, Dec. 14, Jane O'Connor, R.J. Julia Booksellers, Madison, 4:00 PM
Sunday, Dec. 16, Rosemary Wells, The Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2:00 PM
Sunday, Dec. 16, Jane Yolen, New Canaan Library, 1:30 PM Jane Yolen will appear again at the New Canaan Library at 4:00 PM for a poetry reading for adults