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.
December 14, 10 am - 1 pm, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
Michigan author and illustrator Matt Faulkner will read from his new book, The Monster Who Ate My Peas, talk about his career, and create some drawings for the audience. A book signing will follow. more...