Author B.A. Shapiro has traveled down many career paths before she became a full-time writer, including teaching sociology at Tufts University and creative writing at Northeastern University as an adjunct professor. She stops by the Monte Cristo Bookshop in New London on June 5 to present her latest novel, The Art Forger. The following day, June 6 at noon, Bank Square Books in Mystic hosts her for an author luncheon.
June 5 7 p.m., Free, Monte Cristo Bookshop, 13 Washington St., New London, (860) 608-5902, montecristobookshop.com.