EAST HAMPTON - This weekend marked one of the biggest literary events in the Hamptons.

The annual Authors Night benefit was held to raise funds for the East Hampton Library.

Long Island's own best-selling author Nelson DeMille was there, with a long line of fans waiting for him to sign their books.

Also there to greet fans was actress Jennifer Esposito, celebrity chef Giada DeLaurentis and makeup maven Aerin Lauder.