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.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 6:30 pm, Washington Square Branch Library
Local authors Jane and Ellen Knuth will discuss their newest book Love Will Steer Me True. The novel is based on discussions between Jane and her daughter Ellen. Come hear how their mother/daughter relationship grew. Learn more...
Thursday, May 14, 2015, 7 pm, Central Library
Westnedge Hill Neighborhood Focus: History & Architecture
Lynn Houghton, co-author of Kalamazoo: Lost and Found, will offer an opportunity to examine more closely the history and architectural styles that are found in the Westnedge Hill neighborhood. Learn more...