ROCKPORT – The Rockport Library Foundation and the Rockport Public Library will present an author talk and book signing with best-selling author Lily King on Friday, September 30 at 6:30 p.m. at the Rockport Opera House. Admission is free and advance registration is recommended, according to the library, in a press release.
“‘A master psychological portrait painter’ who is ‘firmly in the forefront of our most accomplished novelists,'” the statement said, “Lily King brings her skillful and graceful characterization to stories that illuminate the inner workings of the most complicated relationships of life. With Writers and lovers and Euphoriaher books have catapulted to best-seller and best-of-the-year lists across the country and established her as one of the most “brilliant” (New York Times Book Review) and “extremely talented” authors. of contemporary fiction.
An Evening with Lily King is sponsored by the Rockport Library Foundation and made possible through the generosity of the Foundation’s many donors who participated in last year’s programming campaign. Having succeeded in raising the necessary funds to support the construction of the library, the Foundation has now focused on providing programs and activities beyond what the library would be able to provide on its own. Lily King is the second speaker in a planned series, bringing interesting and insightful speakers to the Rockport community.
Barnswallow Books of Rockport will be on hand with Lily King books for sale for the book signing.
There is no charge for the event but please register to attend at: https://rockportoperahouse.thundertix.com/events/201274 or call 207.236.3642 or email [email protected]