Authors @ kpl


Meet Leading Authors and Illustrators

KPL welcomes leading and up-and-coming authors and illustrators for discussions, lectures and book signings. Enjoy noted children's authors and illustrators, poets, memoir writers, novelists, local and regional historical writers, award-winning teen authors, and more.

Listen & Learn

Hear authors describe their research and writing process, what inspires them, who influences them, and how they develop their personal style. Enjoy their stories and gain valuable insight into what it takes to write compelling prose.

Upcoming Events »

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January 21, 7 pm, Central Library

the Other Michigan

Local poets explore the subject of regional identity and poetic expression with original verse. more...   

February 25, 6:30 pm, Oshtemo Branch Library

Arnold Johnston and Deborah Ann Percy: The Romantic Muse

Join authors Arnold Johnston and Deborah Ann Percy for an evening celebrating love – they’ll perform short plays, poetry, and songs. more...