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Nine authors will be appearing at the Harford County Public Library Book Fair at Barnes & Noble in Bel Air Thursday. The library will also provide storytimes for the young ones and Wii games for all at this annual fundraiser.

The author schedule is as follows:

o Bobbie Hinman, author of “The Belly Button Fairy,” 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

o Tracey Kiely, author of “Murder at Longbourn: A Mystery,” 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

o Loree Lough, author of “Love Finds You in North Pole, Alaska,” 1 to 2 p.m.

o E.D. Baker, author of “The Frog Princess,” 6 to 8 p.m.

o Paula Hyman Chase, author of “Flipping the Script,” 6 to 8 p.m.

o Stephanie Guzman, author of “Adventures of Oliver the Clownfish: Acting Cool,” 6 to 7 p.m.

o Dr. Janet Horn, author of “The Smart Woman’s Guide to Mid-Life and Beyond: A No-Nonsense Approach to Staying Healthy After 50,” 6 to 7 p.m.

o Steve Luxenberg, author of “Annie’s Ghosts: A Journey Into a Family Secret,” 7 to 8 p.m.

o Henry Peden, author of “A Guide to Genealogical Research in Maryland,” 7 to 9 p.m.

The library will also be conducting three storytimes, including Tag Team from 11 a.m. to noon; Mitten Time from noon to 1 p.m.; and Laugh Out Loud from 1 to 2 p.m. Later in the evening, from 6 to 9 p.m. customers of all ages can play Guitar Hero World Tour and Beatles Rock Band.

To support Harford County Public Library, customers can either let the cashier know at checkout they are there to support the library, or they can present the cashier with a Book Fair voucher, which are available at all library branches and online at hcplonline.info under the Hot Topics link on the homepage. A percentage of sales will be donated to the library system.

The fundraiser runs Dec. 3 to 9 at all Barnes & Noble stores nationwide. It does not include purchases made online.


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