Author Story Time with Charlotte Crowder “A Fine Orange Bucket” on Thurs., Oct. 10

A lobsterman’s favorite orange bucket travels the coast of Maine in author Charlotte Crowder’s “A Fine Orange Bucket.” Join Crowder at the Jesup Memorial Library on Thursday, Oct. 10 at 10 a.m. for a preschool special story time.

“A Fine Orange Bucket” follows the bucket as it travels off the coast of Downeast Maine. Along the way, children learn about sailing, sea creatures and lobstering. After reading the story, kids can learn how to tie a bowline.

Crowder lives and writes on the coast of Maine. She is a medical writer and editor, but she also writes fiction for children and adults. Her short stories for adults have been published in Maine Boats, Homes and Harbors magazine, The Maine Review, Boston Literary Magazine, and Brilliant Flash Fiction.

Books will be on sale that day courtesy of Sherman’s Books. For more information on Crowder visit and for more information on the talk, contact the Jesup at 207-288-4245.