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Hillary Jordan meeting patrons

On Sunday, April 8, the Hershey Public Library hosted the Friends 20th Annual Guest Author Visit. This year we were very privileged to have Hillary Jordan, the author of When She Woke and Mudbound.   Ms. Jordan presented a really engaging and often humorous program followed by...

The Bradford Area Public Library, in conjunction with the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, is having an author event, community forum and panel discussion! Julie Murphy, #1 New York Times bestselling author, will be visiting the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford’s Harriett...

Would your library like to host a visit from Will Hillenbrand in the spring of 2016? If so, please complete the attached application form, have your director sign it and return it to Margie Stern, author coordinator at the email address provided. Things to think about including...