Author Carla Maria Sullwold will detail her new book, “The Whaler’s Bride.” Obsessed by a scrimshaw carving given to her by her late husband on their honeymoon, a middle-aged widow sets out to discover the origins of the piece in a journey that takes her across several lifetimes to another dimension. Books will be available for sale and signing.

WHEN: Noon Thursday

WHERE: York Public Library, 15 Long Sands Road

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 363-2818; york.lib.me.us