Author Lori Degman reads her picture book, TRAVEL GUIDE FOR MONSTERS. This humorous, rhyming picture book is full of essential tips to help you both enjoy the sights from coast to coast--and avoid monster-related mishaps. It's a fun read for "stay-cations" too! TRAVEL GUIDE FOR MONSTERS is illustrated by the very talented, Dave Szalay and published by Sleeping Bear Press.
Author Lori Degman reads her picture book, NORBERT'S BIG DREAM, the story of a pig who dreams of swimming the English Channel. Norbert trains and trains until he's finally ready - but unfortunately, he has no idea where to find the English Channel! Listen to the story to find out if Norbert realizes his dream! NORBERT'S BIG DREAM is illustrated by the very talented, Marco Bucci and published by Sleeping Bear Press.
Acclaimed author and Orange Prize for Fiction recipient Madeline Miller visits the Ann Arbor District Library in support of her beloved novel, Circe. The book follows Circe, the banished witch daughter of Helios, as she hones her powers and interacts with famous mythological beings before a conflict with one of the most vengeful Olympians forces her to choose between the worlds of the gods and mortals.
Author Event | Professor Melissa Klapper: Ballots, Babies, and Banners of Peace: American Jewish Women's Activism, 1890-1940 on AADL.TV
Melissa Klapper, historian and professor speaks about her award winning book, Ballots, Babies, and Banners of Peace: American Jewish Women's Activism. The book explores Jewish women's activism in the first wave of feminism, long before the names Betty Friedan, Bella Abzug and Gloria Steinem became familiar to so many.
Most adults today experience some degree of anxiety. In the United States alone, 51% of adults report feeling anxious. And what is one of the top causes of this chronic anxiety? Money.
Join us as Lindsay Bryan-Podvin discusses financial anxiety and her new book The Financial Anxiety Solution: A Step-by-Step Workbook to Stop Worrying about Money, Take Control of Your Finances, and Live a Happier Life.
Join us for an evening with five local authors doing short readings from their published books, and have a chance to chat and buy their books too!
We'll kick off the evening with readings by two authors with books published with the library's Fifth Avenue Press imprint:
CANCELED: Author Event | Rochelle Riley: The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery
Due to circumstance beyond our control, this event has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Due to circumstances beyond our control, this event has been rescheduled to Thursday, February 6. Apologies for the inconvenience.
The beautiful picture book Grama's Hug is the story of the bond between a science-loving girl and her grandmother, and what happens when it’s time to take off—literally—on her own.