Sunday, September 22, 7:30 p.m., An Evening With Author Jodi Picoult, Garde Arts Center, New London. Bestselling author Jodi Picoult will discuss A Spark of Light, a powerful and provocative new novel about ordinary lives that intersect during a heart-stopping crisis. Tickets for this event include assigned seating and a signed paperback copy of A Spark of Light, along with the opportunity to meet Jodi after the event and get your photo taken with her. Additional books will be available for purchase at the event. Please note that Jodi will not be personalizing books at this event. For tickets, call 860-444-7373, ext. 1 or visit www.gardearts.org.