2011 FOL Book & Author Luncheon

The 42nd Annual Book & Author Luncheon on May 12, 2011, drew a crowd of more than 200 attendees to the Clubhouse at Harbor Links to hear moderator Susan Isaacs and authors Meg Wolitzer (“The Uncoupling”) and Carlos Eire (“Waiting to Die in Miami”).  Please enjoy these photos from the event! Photos/Will Wright and Seth Ehrlich.

FOL President Amy G. Bass, Carlos Eire, Meg Wolitzer, Susan Isaacs, Library Director Nancy Curtin, Library Board President Lee Aitken

Amy Bass, Toshiko Mape, event sponsor Yasuko Yamaguchi, FOL vice president Ellen Zimmerman

Leslie Abramowtiz, Susan Isaacs, Paula Whitman, Karen Sloan

The crowd listened raptly as the authors presented their new works

Nancy Curtin, The FOL Board and volunteers, and authors Wolitzer and Eire (seated)

Ellen Zimmerman calls out raffle winners with assistance from teen volunteers Annelise Meyding and Mariel O'Connell

The authors signed books for the happy attendees

Library trustees Joe Burden and Mike Blumenfeld

A table of mothers and daughters enjoyed the luncheon and literary event