National Book Award-winner and Portland author Philip Hoose will be at Longfellow Books to talk about and sign his new book, “Moonbird: A Year on the Wind with the Great Survivor B95.” The book is about the small rufa red knot shorebird known as B95, which makes an 18,000-mile migratory circuit from the bottom of the world to the top and back again each year.

WHEN: 7 p.m. Thursday

WHERE: Longfellow Books, One Monument Way, Portland

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: longfellowbooks.com