Fables galore

Author will read from his book

Ramsay Wood will  read from his book Kalila and Dimna during the Fire and Ice Solstice event in Placerville on Dec. 21. The book recounts fables of friendship and betrayal from the Panchatantra, Jatakas, Bidpai, Kalilah and Dimnah and Lights of Canopus.

Wood will speak at 4 p.m. at the Folklore Lounge in Placerville.

For more information about the author, visit http://ramsaywood.com/