Author Ernest Thompson’s work has won an Academy Award, two Golden Globes, Writers Guild and Broadway Drama Guild Awards and has been nominated for a Tony, an Emmy and a British Academy Award. His plays have been seen in theaters around the world, his most enduring, ” On Golden Pond,” translated into 30 languages and presented in more than 40 countries.

This Thursday evening March 23rd at 6pm, you can meet the Oscar-winning author and hear him speak about his debut novel ” The Book of Maps” at the Belknap Mill in Laconia. The event is free. The author joined Mike Pomp on the Morning Information Center.


Mike Pomp is a broadcast veteran of New Hampshire with over for over five decades covering news and politics. He was recently awarded the 2016 New Hampshire Air Personality of the Year (his second award) and the 2009 New Hampshire Broadcaster of the Year by the New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters.