Ellsworth Public Library

Author Talk: Michelle Shores

May 24, 2023, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Author Talk: Michelle Shores

In 1797 Captain George Butler has returned home with is wife, Nelly, and the beginnings of a family. A successful sea captain turned merchant, George is financially well-off and a pillar of his community. But lurking in the shadows is the young Lydia Blaisdell. She and George have a history, and it’s all about to unfold in an epic tale with a supernatural twist. The Gathering Room – A Tale of Nelly Butler is based on the true story of the first documented ghost sighting in America.

Michelle Shores will be discussing her new book, The Gathering Room, at the Ellsworth Public Library on Wednesday, May 24th at 1:00 pm.

Books will be available for sale at this event.

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