CENTER HARBOR — Bayswater Book Co. of Center Harbor will sponsor a Tea and Talk with author Christina Baker Kline on Tuesday, August 13 at 11 a.m. at Lavinia's Restaurant.  

A former editor and professor of writing at Yale, Baker Kline is the author of several novels. Her latest, "Orphan Train," tells the story of Molly, a struggling foster child who is forced to perform community service work for an elderly woman, Vivian, once a young Irish immigrant orphaned in New York City. Put on a train to the Midwest with hundreds of other children, Vivian's life was in the hands of fate and luck. Molly finds that she has the power to help Vivian discover the answers to mysteries that have haunted her for her entire life – answers that will free them both.

Tickets are $30 which includes the book price and tea & treats prepared by Lavinia's Chef Jeff. Space is limited and time is short. To reserve a ticket or to have a special order of the book ordered and signed call 253-8858.