Down East 2013 ©
Thursday, July 5th, Cartoons from Maine, Jeff Pert book signing at Bath Bookshop, 96 Front Street, Bath, ME. Contact: Connie Butson, 207-443-9338.
Friday, July 6th, 11AM-2PM, Lost Trail, co-authors Donn Fendler and Lynn Plourde, and illustrator Ben Bishop, book signing at L.L. Bean, 95 Main Street in Freeport, ME as part of L.L. Bean’s 100th Birthday Maine Day. More at www.llbean.com/llb/shop/1000001705 
Saturday, July 7th, 10:30AM-noon, Fairy House Handbook, Liza Gardner Walsh book signing at Newport Cultural Center, 152 Main Street, Newport, ME. Contact: Leigh Hallett, 207-368-2193.
Saturday, July 7th, 11AM-1PM, Sea Glass Crafts, Carole Lambert will sign books and identify sea glass and pottery shards for visitors at Maine Coast Bookshop, 158 Main Street, Damariscotta, ME. Contact, Sandy Vogels, 207-563-3207.
Saturday, July 7th, 11AM- 1PM, Governor’s Travels, Angus King talk & book signing at Nonesuch Books, Mill Creek Shopping Center, South Portland, ME. Contact: John Platte, 207-799-2659
Monday, July 9th, 10:30-11:30AM, Desserted, Kate Shaffer conducting a chocolate workshop and book signing at Witherle Library, 41 School St., Castine, ME. Details: 207-326-4375.
Tuesday, July 10th, 1-2:30PM, Lighthouse Dog to the Rescue, Angeli Perrow speaking & signing books at “Meet the Authors: Maine Books for Kids”, at Portland Observatory, 138 Congress St., Portland, ME. Contact: Jennifer Pollick, 207-774-5561.
Wednesday, July 11th, noon-1PM, Interventions, Richard Russo reading & book signing with his daughter, the book’s illustrator Kate Russo, at Portland Public Library’s Brown Bag Lecture Series, Rines Auditorium. Contact: Rachael Weyand, 207-871-1700 ext. 723, or email@example.com .
Thursday, July 12th, 7-9PM, Lost Trail, Donn Fendler and Lynn Plourde talk & book signing at the Old Town House, Town House Rd., Union, ME. Sponsored by Vose Library. FMI: Sue McClintock, 207-784-4733.
Friday, July 13th, 11AM, Fairy House Handbook, Liza Gardner Walsh book signing and fairy house building at Coastal Children’s Museum, Sharp’s Point South, 75 Mechanic Street, Rockland, ME. Contact: Elaine Wilson, 207-596-0300.
Friday, July 13th, 11AM-1PM, The Maine Lobster Book, Virginia Wright book signing at Maine Coast Bookshop, 158 Main Street, Damariscotta, ME. Contact: Sandy Vogels, 207-563-3207.
Saturday, July 14th, 10AM-1PM, Art of Breakfast, Dana Moos book signing and food sampling at L.L. Bean Food Festival, 95 Main Street, Freeport, ME. FMI: 800-813-7473.
Saturday, July 14th, 11AM-1PM, Grandma Drove the Lobster Boat, Katie Clark book signing at Maine Coast Bookshop, 158 Main Street, Damariscotta, ME. Contact, Sandy Vogels, 207-563-3207.
Saturday July, 14th, 8AM-4PM, Moxie: Maine in a Bottle, Jim Baumer book signing at the Down East Books booth, 2 Main Street (Kennebec Fruit Company), Lisbon Falls,ME during the Moxie Festival. Contact: Frank Anicetti, 207-353-8173.
Saturday July 14th, 12:30-3:30, Eighth Annual Books in Boothbay will feature ten Down East Books authors & illustrators: Jim Sharp (With Reckless Abandon); Kate Shaffer (Desserted); Gerry Boyle (Port City Black & White); Donn Fendler, Lynn Plourde & Ben Bishop (Lost Trail and Lynn’s Only Cows Allowed); Robin Hansen (Ultimate Mittens); Karel Hayes (Summer Visitors); Shonna Humphrey (Show Me Good Land); Lisa Turner (Eat Local), and Barbara Freeman and Dorothy Freeman (Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens). Boothbay Railway Village, 586 Wiscasset Rd., Boothbay, ME. Details at www.booksinboothbay.blogspot.com/2012 . Contact: Sharon Pulkkinen, firstname.lastname@example.org .
Saturday, July 14th, 5-6PM, Interventions, Richard Russo and daughter, artist Kate Russo, will sign books at Sherman’s Books & Stationery, 5 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME. FMI: 207-633-7262.