For the fourth year, Maine Authors Publishing & Cooperative of Rockland will participate in the Common Ground Country Fair, which runs Friday through Sunday, Sept. 20 through 22, on the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association’s Crosby Brook Road grounds, just off Route 220. MAP will be located in the Maine Market Place East, booth No. 28, and will host a variety of authors, as well as be available to discuss publishing with a local, cooperative style publisher.

The featured authors will be available for discussions and signings of their various works spanning genre and style. Authors on Friday will be: Carol Glover of “Loving Hannah” and Beth Harmon of “Chimney Pond Tales,” noon to 3 p.m.; and Robert Devine of “Southeast to Panama,” 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday’s authors will be: Kimberly Raikes of “The Quadrant Volumes 1 & 2” and Bob Branco of “Strike from the Deep,” 9 a.m. to noon; and Susan Wuourinen of “Hold on There, Sadie Coggins!” and Dick Seymour of “Beyond: Popham Colony,” 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday’s authors will be: A.D. Morel of “A Skeptic’s Luck,” 9 a.m. to noon; and Bill Webb of “Happy Days Along the Kennebec,” noon to 3 p.m.

There may be additional authors attending all three days. For those interested in cooperative style publishing, there will be brochures and information available about the services offered by MAP.

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