Join Edith/Maddie at the Rockport Holiday Book and Author Fair. All are welcome to drop by Brackett’s Oceanview Restaurant, 25 Main St., downtown Rockport, on Saturday, December 7, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Literary Cape Ann invites shoppers and book-lovers of all ages to meet some of this region’s talented local authors and buy their books for holiday gift-giving. Choose from New England history, mysteries, poetry, children’s books, cookbooks, and much more sold by Gloucester’s The Bookstore. Everyone who buys a book will be eligible to win one of three basket-of-books raffles. Tree lighting and Christmas carols follow in Dock Square. Refreshments available.