Thomaston Public Library in the Thomaston Academy building, 60 Main St./Route 1, will host a roster of fine writers reading from their published works Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 7 p.m.

Jane Brox is the author of “Brilliant: The Evolution of Artificial Light,” as well as “Clearing Land: Legacies of the American Farm”; “Five Thousand Days Like This One,” a 1999 finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in nonfiction; and “Here and Nowhere Else,” which won the L.L. Winship/PEN New England Award. Brox lives in Brunswick.

Christopher Fahy is the author of 16 books, among them the novels “The Fly Must Die,” “Fever 42,” “Breaking Point” and “Chasing the Sun”; a novella, “The Christmas Star”; and the story collections “Limerock: Maine Stories” and “Matinee at the Flame.” He lives in Thomaston with his wife, children's book author Davene Fahy.

Martha Rhodes is the author of four poetry collections, most recently “The Beds.” She teaches at Sarah Lawrence College and at the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College. She is the director of Four Way Books and lives in New York City.

Bruce Willard lives in Santa Barbara, Calif., and Boothbay Harbor. An ex-disc jockey and forklift operator, he currently oversees several clothing catalog businesses and chauffeurs the family dogs from coast to coast each summer. "Holding Ground” is his first poetry collection.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115 or