THOMASTON — Cushing Public Library and Thomaston Public Library welcome local, award-winning author Paul Doiron to read from his latest book in the bestselling crime series featuring game warden Mike Bowditch, “Hatchet Island,” Tuesday, Aug. 23, at 6:30 p.m. Books will be available to purchase at the event from Sherman’s of Rockland.

This event will be outdoors on the lawn at Thomaston Public Library, 60 Main St. In the event of rain, it will move indoors to the gym.

This program is free and open to all ages. For more information, contact Thomaston Public Library at (207) 354-2453 or library@thomastonmaine.gov, or Cushing Public Library at (207) 354-8860.