Pulitzer Prize-winning author and West Tisbury resident Geraldine Brooks will participate in a Speakeasy Series on Wednesday, April 8, at 5:30 pm at State Road Restaurant, to benefit the West Tisbury Library Foundation. Ms. Brooks will provide a sneak preview of her forthcoming novel, The Secret Chord. She will read from her new book and invite a discussion about historical fiction. Hors d’oeuvres and light refreshments will be provided by State Road. The price per ticket is $35. Reservations are required. Call Carol Brush at 508-693-3489.