Author Stage at Glastonbury Arts' On The Green Art Show

Thank you for making our 2021 River Bend Author Stage a huge success!  Many signed books are available in the shop, but they will go quickly.  Applications to participate in our 2022 Author Stage will be available in June.  If you would like to be notified when the application is open, please complete this registration form.


River Bend Bookshop Author Stage at the On The Green Art Show

September 11-12, Glastonbury Hubbard Green 

The River Bend Literary Arts Stage at Glastonbury Arts' On The Green Art & Craft Show highlights the intellectual and creative accomplishments of writers in the Greater Hartford region and is presented for reading interest as well as the opportunity to highlight the diverse and abundant talent we have locally.  The Stage includes readings from books, short stories, essays, and poetry written by local authors.  The aim of the Literary Arts Stage is to bring exposure to local talent and nurture the pursuit of the writing arts in our community.

We are thrilled to bring the following incredible line up to the Author Stage: Megan Collins, Juliet Grames, Lynn Plourde, Chandra Prasad, Wendy Walker, Maria Scrivan, Winsome Bingham, Deborah Freedman, James Benn, Nancy Tandon, Sam Taylor, Janae Marks, Lorien Lawrence, and so many more! See our full line-up below.

Signed books will be available in limited quantities at the Author Stage.  Preorder your copy now, and include personalization requests in the order comments section. (Click on a book cover below to see more information and add it to the cart)

We hope to see you at the festival! 


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A downloadable version of the schedule is available below.

River Bend Bookshop Author Stage Full Schedule



Road of Bones (A Billy Boyle WWII Mystery #16) Cover Image
The Family Plot: A Novel Cover Image
Don't Look for Me: A Novel Cover Image
Staff Pick Badge
The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna: A Novel Cover Image
Reaching Riverdale Cover Image
No Rules: A Memoir Cover Image
Strange New England Cover Image
Lacking Evidence to the Contrary: A Lowbrow Novel of Questionable Necessity Cover Image
The Rage of Achilles Cover Image
The Surrogate Cover Image
The Road Will Someday Bend Cover Image
State v. Claus: A Tale of Lawyers, Reindeer, Love, and Magic Cover Image
The Liability of Love Cover Image
Statelessness and Contemporary Enslavement Cover Image
Grow Up: A Collection of Short Stories Cover Image
Dealing: Tarot poems and pictures Cover Image
We Are the Fire Cover Image
Mercury Boys Cover Image
Staff Pick Badge
From the Desk of Zoe Washington Cover Image
A Soft Place to Land Cover Image
Nat Enough: A Graphic Novel (Nat Enough #1) Cover Image
Forget Me Nat: A Graphic Novel (Nat Enough #2) Cover Image
The Stitchers (Fright Watch #1) Cover Image
The Collectors (Fright Watch #2) Cover Image
Pre-Order Now Badge
The Way I Say It Cover Image
To Tell You the Truth Cover Image
Soul Food Sunday Cover Image
The Bedtime Knight Cover Image
Is Was Cover Image
How to Talk Monster Cover Image
Best Buddies Cover Image
Go, Grandma, Go! Cover Image
Go, Grandpa, Go! Cover Image