MAINE AUTHOR and illustrator Jeannie Brett will be having a launch party Saturday morning at Nonesuch Books & Cards in South Portland for her new children’s book “Little Maine” (Sleeping Bear Press). The book features rhyming riddles about Maine, including the state’s natural surroundings and wildlife.


WHEN: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: Nonesuch Books & Cards, Mill Creek Shopping Center, 50 Market St., South Portland. 799-2659;