Karen Matthews, author of the children’s book, “The Legend of Lizard Lick: A North Carolina Folktale” will be participating in the 16 author local showcase sponsored by Paperbacks Plus! in Siler City, North Carolina. It will take place at the Raleigh Street Gallery, 120 West Raleigh Street in Siler City on Saturday June 27 from 10 am until 2 pm. The public is invited, adults and children alike. An opportunity to purchase signed copies of excellent books for your summer reading, meet the local authors, and enjoy some light refreshments. Maybe even get inspired to write a book of your own.