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A novel event: Edible Books Festival

Published April 04. 2013 4:00AM

When you hear about the Edible Books Festival, it's easy to start riffing on potential titles: "The Grapes of Wrath." "Chicken Soup for the Soul." "Green Eggs and Ham."

But here's the real deal: This annual event, held by the three Friends of Libraries in Groton, boasts culinary items inspired by books. They might look like a novel or take a cue from a tome's title or play off a lead character.

Visitors guess the title and then, later on, get to sample the items.

This seventh annual event is held by the three Friends of Libraries in Groton.

- KRISTINA DORSEY

Edible Books Festival, doors open at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Groton Public Library, 52 Newtown Road, Groton; free; (860) 441-6750.

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