The North Adams Public Library will host a Fiction Author Evening with Karen Shepard at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12.
Shepard is author of "Don’t I Know You" and "The Celestials," her latest historical novel featuring the Chinese workers brought in to work in the Sampson Shoe Factory in North Adams.
Joining Shepard are Andrea Barrett, national book award author of "The Air We Breathe," "Ship Fever" and her latest, "Archangel," and Charles O’Brien, author of several Anne Cartier mysteries and his latest mystery set in Berkshire County, "Death of Robber Baron."
Cookbook author Jennifer Trainer Thompson will visit at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19. Her cookbooks include "Hot Sauce," "Jump Up and Kiss Me," and "The Fresh Egg Cookbook."
For Massachusetts history buffs, Edward Lodi, author of "Curious Incidents of King Philip’s War," will talk about his newest title, "The Angel of Hadley, a Legend of King Philip’s War," at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24.
Information: (413) 662-3133 or visit www.naplibrary.com.