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While in office, one of our family’s traditions was visiting a couple of nearby small businesses for Small Business Saturday—and we’d always make a stop at a bookstore to find some books to read for the holidays. Although everyone’s traditions might look different this year, we can still find ways to support these terrific small businesses. So I hope you’ll take a minute to order a book online from an independent bookstore near you. ...
Marly Youmans Reading, hosted by John Wilson
Marly Youmans is one of today’s masters of language and imagination. Her poetry and fiction blend fantastic, historical, and everyday elements that have delighted readers for decades. In this program, book critic and editor John Wilson introduces a series of dramatic readings of Youmans’s fiction and poetry, from her critically acclaimed Catherwood (1996) to her recently released Charis in the World of Wonders. Readers include Makomoto Fujimura, Keisuke Hoashi, Chris Phillips, and Lauren Stango. ...
TODAY AT 5 PM EST – 6 PM EST
Meet renowned children's book illustrator Floyd Cooper, who lives right here in Easton, PA.
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Floyd Cooper is the Coretta Scott King award-winning illustrator of nearly 100 books for children. Floyd started his career in illustration at Hallmark, after a successful career in the industrial side of art, he made the leap into picture books with Eloise Greenfield’s Grandpa’s Face. Since then Floyd has worked with bestselling authors including: Jane Yolen, Nikki Grimes, and Virginia Fleming. Floyd has illustrated and authored his own books, Jump! about the life of Michael Jordan; and the ALA notable book, Coming Home, about the life of Langston Hughes. ...
TODAY AT 3 PM EST
Jessica Stone reads Craving London: Confessions of an Incurable Romantic with an Insatiable Appetite
Author Jessica Stone reads from and discusses her brand new memoir, “Craving London.”
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“Read Jessica Stone’s evocative memoir and prepare to be dazzled. When I grow up, I want to write like Jessica!” -Gay Hendricks, Ph.D., New York Times bestselling author of The Big Leap ...