Traverse City Record-Eagle

Northern Living

October 27, 2013

Books in Brief: 10/27/2013

Author signings

TRAVERSE CITY — Horizon Books will host book signings by the following authors on Saturday, Nov. 2:

• A young adult author panel including Amy Rose Carpetta, author of “Engangled,” K.A. Barsons, author of “45 Pounds (More or Less)” and Cori McCarthy, author of “The Color of Rain”, at 2 p.m.

• David Zaiss, author of “Dismissed,” the sequel to “The Ping Pong Club,” at 4 p.m.

‘Fantasy Fest’ is on

KEY WEST, Fla. — Key West’s annual decadent costuming festival continues with some 60,000 revelers expected for Saturday night’s highlight parade.

Although most Fantasy Fest events are adult-oriented, several are appropriate for youngsters, including Wednesday evening’s Pet Masquerade, where many dressed-up animals subscribed to the festival theme of “Super Heroes, Villains... & Beyond.”

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