Tag: books

Local teens bring books to life

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer A group of local tweens and teens, under the instruction of Mary DeCroce, a local artist, created a mural that brings children’s books to life. Six middle school and high school girls created the multimedia…

Bookstore helps Southington Library

By Lisa Capobianco
Twin brothers, Vinny, left, and Joey Petrossi recently visited the Friends of Southington Library for the first time, purchasing one of their favorite books, “Thomas the Tank Engine.”

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer From teen drama to biographies to children’s series, the Friends of Southington Library Book Store sells a variety of used books to local residents and non-residents of the town. Located in the basement of Southington…

Read author speaks to residents

By Stacey McCarthy
Author Charlotte Rogan reads a passage from her book during Southington Reads.

by Kellie Lambert McGuire Correspondent Charlotte Rogan may have late blooming success for a writer, but her popularity was worth the wait. More than 350 people came out March 20 to hear the writer talk about her debut novel, “The…