Wenham native Holly Thompson, is the author of the young adult verse novel Orchards, the picture book The Wakame Gatherers, and the novel Ash. She is also the author of Tomo: Friendship Through Fiction, an anthology of Janpan-related stories to benefit teens in quake/tsunami-hit areas of Japan. Ms. Thompson will give a presentation and slide show focusing on her book, Orchards. There will be time for questions & book signing.
(Also: She is leading a Creative Writing Workshop in two parts, Tuesday, July 10, 6:30-8:00 pm & Thursday, July 19, 6:30-8:00 pm. Full details can be found .)