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August 2012 Blog Posts (7)

Book signing

I will be signing books at the CAPA Bookstore at the Big E on September 19, 21 and 26, 2012

Added by Fay Taylor on August 27, 2012 at 9:19am — No Comments

A Lion Called Christian

Added by Lori Ray on August 25, 2012 at 1:17pm — No Comments

Next CAPA Book Marketing Networking Meeting August 30th Wethersfield Library 6-8PM.

The next CAPA Book Marketing Network Meeting is Thursday, August 30th, 6-8PM at the Wethersfield Public Library (Shin room at entrance) . Presentations, Richard LaPorta of Husky Trail Press on the author's webpage. Jason Alster on using a writing/creativity coach, and round table discussion on what works at book signings like the Big E. Please RSVP to .


Added by Jason Mark Alster M.Sc on August 19, 2012 at 8:19am — No Comments

Reading a Good Book

     About a month ago my husband and I spent an afternoon at the Hammond Museum and Japanese Garden in North Salem, N.Y.  It's a small garden, but we lingered for a couple of hours and the effects stayed with me long after we'd eaten our lunch and left.  Whenever I think about the garden now, a sense of calm washes over me and I want to seek out similar places, or…


Added by Brenda Sorrels on August 17, 2012 at 3:20pm — No Comments

Eileen Albrizio on Meet The Author reads sonnets for us.


Eileen Albrizio does some Sonnet readings for us on

Meet The Author WCTV14

Added by Jason Mark Alster M.Sc on August 9, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments

PTC Carousels: The History of hiladelphia Toboggan Company Carousels

Delighted to report that Dr. Richard Gardner, a carousel historian and photographer from San Jose, CA, will be vivting the East Coast the week of September 24 to talk about his latest book, PTC Carousels: The History of Philadelphia Toboggan Company Carousels, ISBN-13: 978-0982546857.  The book has over 300 photos and is being being called a classic history about one of the country's most prolific carousel…


Added by Peter Malia on August 7, 2012 at 12:20am — No Comments

Rhode Island Painted Rooms

Working with art historian Ann Eckert Brown on her newest book, Rhode Island Painted Rooms, which The Connecticut Press is designing and will publish late this fall. This title is a perfect fit for The Connecticut Press, which specializes in photography, history and art. Check out our growing list of titles at:




Added by Peter Malia on August 4, 2012 at 6:08pm — No Comments

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