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

By Stephen Rosen
At the East Hampton Town Marine Museum on Bluff Road in Amagansett

By Stephanie Wade
By William Crain
Carl Safina
“Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel,”

An impressive lineup of actors and actresses will read some of the best of the best curated from Pushcart’s four decades of anthologies

Local book news

The return of the venerable Poetry Marathon

By Richard Barons
Marilyn E. Weigold Donna Davis/Ms. Davis Photography
An 1858 map of the Peconic Bay region, John Douglass, publisher.Suffolk County Historical Society
A Montauk Steamboat Company vessel docked at Long Wharf in Sag Harbor in an undated image.Suffolk County Historical Society