Star Giveaway: Two Passes to Authors Night in East Hampton

Win two tickets to Authors Night by tweeting us with your favorite quote from an author who will be at the fund-raiser for the East Hampton Library. David E. Rattray

Hobnob with noted authors and celebrities with tickets to this summer's Authors Night. The East Hampton Star is giving away two tickets worth $100 each. 

A fund-raiser for the East Hampton Library, Authors Night takes place on Saturday, starting with a book signing and cocktail reception from 5 to 7:30, followed by dinner parties at private homes with guest authors. Tickets are available at Dinner tickets range from $300 to $5,000.

This year’s dinners will welcome the likes of Phil Klay, whose “Redeployment” won a National Book Award; the actor and director Edward Burns, recently out with a memoir called “Independent Ed”; the designer and decorator Jonathan Adler; Ambassador Christopher Hill; Jules Feiffer, whose new graphic novel is “Kill My Mother,” and Michael Shnayerson, whose latest is “The Contender,” a biography of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo. Authors at the signing will include Dick Cavett, Nelson DeMille, Katie Lee, Wednesday Martin, Judith Miller, and Dr. Ruth Westheimer, among many others.

How do you win? First, make sure you are following us on Twitter. Tweet us a quote from your favorite author who will be at Authors Night — in 140 characters or less — and we'll pick one lucky reader by Friday at noon. If you aren't on Twitter, you can still enter by emailing us at