Christian Fiction author Beverly Lewis is coming to the Grabill Branch Library! Beverly is an award-winning author and a New York Times bestselling novelist. The author of popular series such as Home to Hickory Hollow, The Rose Trilogy, Seasons of Grace, The Courtship of Nellie Fisher, Annie’s People, Abram’s Daughters, and The Heritage of Lancaster County, she has written 80+ books for children, youth, and adults. Much of her work focuses on the Old Order Amish, giving readers a glimpse of this simpler, traditional way of life. On September 14, she will discuss her new book, The Secret Keeper at the Grabill Branch Library. Books will be available for purchase and signing following the presentation. We hope you’ll join us!
...As You Like It...
Though, one could say, I’ve had plenty of time, I’ve never read a book by Gunter Grass, who passed away this week. I did once famously buy my friend, Dave, a copy of Grass’ best-known first novel, The Tin Drum, while on a walking tour of Chicago’s Wrigleyville. (Dave, in return, bought me a […]
“Unread Book“, a parody of Bruno Mars’ “Uptown Funk” was created by Pogona Creative and the Orange Public Library in association with Chapman University. Love this! Question: Is it just me or does the Guybrarian look like Neil Patrick Harris?
One Book, Two Books, Old Books, New Books
Ballet Storytime was so much fun! We loved having a ballerina and a danseur from Fort Wayne Ballet visit our Storytime to help celebrate National Library Week!
Fitting with National Library Week, today is National Bookmobile Day! Did you know we used to have bookmobiles? Back in the summer of 1927 the first “book wagon” brought books to kids during their vacation from school. By 1929 that summer wagon became a year round “bookmobile.” At first the books were on the outside […]
Notes From the Underground
About GLSENs Day of Silence GLSENs Day of Silence is a national day of action in which students across the country vow to take a form of silence to call attention to the silencing effect of anti-LGBT bullying and harassment in schools. History Founded in 1996, the Day of Silence has become the largest […]
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