Book award winner to speak
NORMAN — Author Constance Squires, of Edmond, will discuss her debut novel “Along the Watchtower” in a special presentation for children ages 12 and older at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Norman Public Library, 225 N Webster Ave. Squires is the 2012 winner of the Oklahoma Book Award for Fiction. Her novel looks at the challenges faced by a family during the closing years of the Cold War.
Authors to speak on paranormal
NORMAN — Authors Tara Hudson, Sharon Sala and Steven E. Wedel will present a panel discussion and writing workshop on the paranormal at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Norman Public Library. The panel discussion is targeted for teens, but is open to adults as well. The discussion is sponsored by the Pioneer Library System. The authors will appear at various times at other branch libraries in the system. For a complete schedule of the appearances, go to www.justsoyouknow.us./norman.