Virtual Program: Cursed Objects: Strange But True Stories of the World's Most Infamous Items

Monday, October 266:30—7:45 PMOtherCommunity LocationsOffsite - Please see description for address, Groveland, MA, 01834

Help us celebrate Halloween by joining this special Zoom program with guest author J.W. Ocker! J.W. Ocker has visited many odd things in his career as a seeker of the strange. But his latest book, Cursed Objects: Strange But True Stories of the World’s Most Infamous Items, involves not just the weird and macabre, but the supernaturally dangerous. He’ll share the stories of some of the most infamous cursed objects in the world, while discussing where to find them and how he fell in love with them.

*Participants of this Zoom program will be entered to win a copy of Cursed Objects at the end of the program!

J.W. is the Lowell Thomas- and Edgar Award-winning author of macabre travelogues, spooky kid’s books, and horror novels. His books include Poe-Land: The Hallowed Haunts of Edgar Allan Poe; A Season with the Witch: The Magic and Mayhem of Halloween in Salem, Massachusetts; Death and Douglas, and Twelve Nights at Rotter House. Ocker is from Maryland but has lived in New Hampshire for more than a decade. 

 Copper Dog Books of Beverly MA has copies of all of J.W.'s book for sale at their shop. You can order online ( or call  978-372-1732. Mention that you saw this on our library's calendar please. 

Capacity: 16 of 70 spaces available.

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