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NCB Features Local Authors

Date: TBD

NCB is proud to feature the works of local authors. Among the many events we are planning to host in our great space, we look forward to hosting book talks and author visits. Please check back for our event calendar, coming in the late spring of 2022.


Daniel Geraghty

Survivor. Soldier. Citizen.

Daniel Geraghty is a survivor of the terrorist attacks on 9/11/2001. He began his career in the Army where he served as an Airborne Ranger infantry officer. A seasoned educator and leader with nearly twenty years of experience as a teacher of English, special educator, and dean of students, Daniel has dedicated his life to service. Currently, Daniel teaches English and serves as a special education case manager at Trumbull High School. He lives in Trumbull, Connecticut, with his wife, Kristen, and their three children.

Lisa Acerbo

Short-story writer, novelist, and journalist

Lisa Acerbo is a short-story writer, novelist, and former journalist.  Her work has been showcased in numerous anthologies such as Asylum, Carnival of Strange Things, and Scary Snippets.  Her science fiction stories and story podcasts have appeared in Ripples in Space magazine.  Her novels include Twelve Months of Awkward Moments, Wear White to Your Funeral, and Remote. She writes romance under her pen name Dakota Star. 


Lisa enjoys teaching high school and is an adjunct at Norwalk Community College and Post University. She is a graduate of the University of Connecticut where she earned a BA in English Education before going on to earn her EdD from the University of Phoenix.  When not reading, writing, hiking, drinking coffee or wine (depends on the hour), she spends her time with her husband and two rescue dogs.