Library Events

VIRTUAL: Kurt Andersen at the Hudson Library [11/12]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Kurt Andersen on November 12th at 7pm. Andersen will be discussing his book Evil Geniuses.

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Evil Geniuses: The Unmaking of America: A Recent History By Kurt Andersen Cover Image
$30.00
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ISBN: 9781984801340
Published: Random House - August 11th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • When did America give up on fairness? The author of Fantasyland tells the epic history of how America decided that big business gets whatever it wants, only the rich get richer, and nothing should ever change—and charts a way back to the future.
 


VIRTUAL: Jerry Craft at the Hudson Library [10/22]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Jerry Craft on October 22th at 6:30pm. Craft will be discussing his book New Kid.

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New Kid: A Graphic Novel By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062691194
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Published: Quill Tree Books - February 5th, 2019

Winner of the Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Author Award, and Kirkus Prize for Young Readers’ Literature! 


VIRTUAL: Becky Cooper at the Hudson Library [11/18]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Becky Cooper on November 18th at 7pm. Cooper will be discussing her book We Keep the Dead Close.

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We Keep the Dead Close: A Murder at Harvard and a Half Century of Silence By Becky Cooper Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781538746837
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 10th, 2020

FINALIST FOR THE J.


VIRTUAL: Jerry Craft at the Hudson Library [10/22]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Jerry Craft on October 22nd at 7pm. Craft will be discussing his books New Kid and Class Act.

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New Kid: A Graphic Novel By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062691194
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Click for Details
Published: Quill Tree Books - February 5th, 2019

Winner of the Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Author Award, and Kirkus Prize for Young Readers’ Literature! 


Class Act: A Graphic Novel By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062885500
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
Published: Quill Tree Books - October 6th, 2020

New York Times bestselling author Jerry Craft returns with a companion book to New Kid, winner of the 2020 Newbery Medal, the Coretta Scott King Author Award, and the Kirkus Prize.


VIRTUAL: Stephen Heyman at the Hudson Library [9/23]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Stephen Heyman on September 23rd at 7pm. Heyman will be discussing his book The Planter of Modern Life.

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The Planter of Modern Life: Louis Bromfield and the Seeds of a Food Revolution By Stephen Heyman Cover Image
$26.95
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ISBN: 9781324001898
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 14th, 2020

Winner of the 2021 IACP Award for Literary or Historical Food Writing
Longlisted for the 2021 Plutarch Award

How a leading writer of the Lost Generation became America’s most famous farmer and inspired the organic food movement.


VIRTUAL: Derf Backderf at the Akron Library [9/30]

Derf Backderf, author of My Friend Dahmer, will be live on the Akron Library's Facebook on September 30th from 7 to 8:30PM. Backderf will be presenting his newest graphic novel, Kent State: Four Dead in Ohio. Anyone who orders the book during or shortly after the event and mentions the event in your order will receive a copy personally signed by Backderf! For more information about the event, please click here.

 

Kent State: Four Dead in Ohio By Derf Backderf Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781419734847
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - September 8th, 2020

2021 Eisner Award Winner

A 2021 ALA/YALSA Alex Award Winner for Teen Readers and Adult Books

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2020 BY THE NEW YORK TIMES * FORBES *  NPR * PUBLISHERS WEEKLY * LIBRARY JOURNAL

From Derf Backderf, the bestselling author of My Friend Dahmer, comes the tragic and unforgettable s


VIRTUAL: Jarrett Krosoczka at the Medina Library [10/27]

The Medina Library will be hosting Jarrett Krosoczka on October 27th at 6:30pm. Krosoczka will be discussing his book Hey, Kiddo.

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Hey, Kiddo: A Graphic Novel By Jarrett J. Krosoczka Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780545902489
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Published: Graphix - October 9th, 2018

The powerful, unforgettable graphic memoir from Jarrett Krosoczka, about growing up with a drug-addicted mother, a missing father, and two unforgettably opinionated grandparents.

In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka's teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett's family is much more complicated than that.


VIRTUAL: Todd Parr at the Medina Library [10/23]

The Medina Library will be hosting Todd Parr on October 23rd at 3pm. Parr will be having a storytime with his book The Family Book.

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The Family Book By Todd Parr Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316442541
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
Published: LB Kids - April 2nd, 2019

This beloved classic celebrating all kinds of families is a perfect entry into the world of Todd Parr, and is now available as a board book!   Some families have two moms or two dads. Some families have one parent instead of two.
Some families live in a house by themselves.


VIRTUAL: Margaret Peterson Haddix at the Medina Library [10/13]

The Medina Library will be hosting Margaret Peterson Haddix on October 13th at 6:30pm. Haddix will be discussing her book Remarkables.

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Remarkables By Margaret Peterson Haddix Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062838476
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - August 25th, 2020

New York Times bestselling author Margaret Peterson Haddix, the master of cliffhangers, delivers a pulse-pounding mystery perfect for fans of Jacqueline West and Kat Yeh, full of secrets, surprises, and the power of family. Now available in paperback.


VIRTUAL: Marie Benedict at the Medina Library [9/15]

The Medina Library will be hosting Marie Benedict on September 15th at 6:30pm. Benedict will be discussing her book The Only Woman in the Room.

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The Only Woman in the Room: A Novel By Marie Benedict Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781492666899
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - August 6th, 2019

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER

Bestselling author Marie Benedict reveals the story of a brilliant woman scientist only remembered for her beauty.


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