Deva Fagen will be at the Gibbs Library Friday, Aug. 6 at 6 p.m. to sign and discuss her book “Fortune’s Folly” with the library’s Maine Student Book Award Book Discussion Group. Gibbs Library is located at 40 Old Union Road.

Librarian Madelyn Kelly will lead the discussion for young readers in grades 5 through 8. Pizza and lemonade will be served. Copies of “Fortune’s Folly” may be borrowed from the library. Patrons also can order a copy through the library for a 40 percent discount off the regular price.

Pre-registration is required by calling the library at 845-2663. The program is free. Young readers are also invited to the Aug. 18 book group meeting, when “Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg” by Rodman Philbrick will be discussed. Pre-registration is required.

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